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Belarus eyes IT regional leader status
8 February, 09:26
"We are creating not even greenhouse, but in many respects unprecedented conditions and incentives in order to give maximum acceleration to the development of the IT sector, and the digitalization of the entire economy and the country in general,” Vladimir Makei said.
FM: Belarus has no plans to slow down WTO accession talks
8 February, 09:01
According to Vladimir Makei, the second wording of the draft report of the working group is almost ready. The next round of talks in Geneva is scheduled for spring 2018
BelAZ rock haulers
BelAZ doubles output in January
7 February, 19:58
According to operational data, in January 2018 the growth rate of industrial output made up 97% in actual prices, and 98.2% in comparable prices as against the similar period in 2017.
Belarus named Russia's fourth largest trading partner globally, first in CIS in 2017
7 February, 19:41
According to the Russian customs, in 2017 the Belarusian-Russian trade amounted to $31,856.1 billion, an increase of 24.3% over 2016. The Belarusian exports to Russia increased by 20.5%, reaching $12,471.5 billion. Imports from Russia to Belarus rose by 26.8% to total $19,384.6 billion.
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Moscow to host seminar on blockchain, cryptocurrency in EAEU
7 February, 19:28
The participants of the event will discuss the essence, advantages and disadvantages of blockchain technology, the experience of its successful application and the possibility of using it for the development of Eurasian integration.
Maris Kucinskis
Latvian ports interested in transit of Belarusian oil products, cargoes from Great Stone park
7 February, 19:10
Latvia is in favor of developing the trilateral cooperation with Belarus and China, especially in part of attracting cargoes from the industrial park Great Stone and their transit via Latvian ports.
Italian contractor to resume Gazprom Center construction project in Minsk
7 February, 18:51
A relevant package of documents was signed in Minsk. Gazprom Transgaz Belarus will be the project customer and investor.
Andrei Kobyakov
Latvia's position on Belarus' greater engagement with EU welcomed
7 February, 18:37
Belarus and Latvia have agreed to support joint projects in the markets of the EU and the Eurasian Economic Union and the projects as part of China's New Silk Road initiative.
Viktor Guminsky. An archive photo.
Work on CIS draft agreement on free trade in services nearing completion
7 February, 17:24
Viktor Guminsky informed the participants to the consultations that the work on the draft document is nearing completion. At its next meeting the CIS Economic Council is expected to set up a high-level group for the final harmonization of the draft.
Photo courtesy of Belarusian Railways
Belarus-Latvia rail freight traffic up 4.5% in 2017
7 February, 16:59
In 2017, the volume of goods transported by rail through the Bigosovo-Indra border point reached 23 million tonnes, up 4.5% versus 2016.
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