Relations with such a reputable company like Microsoft are very important for us. We hope to acquire additional experience. We have a very great potential for cooperation. We are ready to listen to your suggestions, exchange ideas, and identify possible areas of interaction, Andrei Kobyakov noted.
The Belarusian government and the Chinese government signed the agreement on building a rental residential complex in the industrial park in Minsk on 15 May by exchanging the relevant letters. The document provides for allocating gratuitous aid to the tune of ¥127.17 million for building a rental residential complex.
Dmitry Krutoi reminded that instructions had been given to raise the GDP to $100 billion by the end of 2025. “In the medium term we are talking about building a new structure of the economy capable of securing such a result,” he stressed.
The National Bank of Belarus will make a decision on the refinancing rate on 20 June, Deputy Chairman of the National Bank Dmitry Kalechits said. The refinancing rate in Belarus was reduced last time on 14 February 2018. Now it stands at 10.5%.
The cooperation between Ukraine and the south-eastern region of Belarus started in 1993 with the signing of the agreement between the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee and the Chernigov Oblast Administration.
The provisional agreement includes an initial list of goods, the import duties on which will be reduced or zeroed in mutual trade after the agreement comes into force. The agreement covers half of mutual trade," Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission Tigran Sargsyan said.
The agreement is a non-preferential by nature and does not imply cancellation of duties or automatic reduction of non-tariff barriers, Kazakhstan's Minister of National Economy Timur Suleimenov said earlier.
Taking part in the event will be the embassies of Kazakhstan, Moldova, Ukraine, Serbia, Slovakia, Lithuania, Tajikistan, Vietnam, Israel, Turkey, Belarus' embassy representations in Lithuania and Latvia.
The executive said that the company started buying milk and juices from Belarus in 2016 and increased import in 2017. The Belarusian dairy company Savushkin Product is the main supplier. It sends three to five railway containers to Hubei Province every month.