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Mikhail Rusy Belarus' crop forecast figures revealed
I think the harvest of grain crops will be lower than last year. With regards to corn, the quality will be good but the harvest will be 450,000-460,000 tonnes lower than last year. We are looking to conserve 7.800 million tonnes, Belarus' Vice Premier Mikhail Rusy said.
Peer review of Belarusian nuclear power plant stress tests in focus in BelTA press center on 10 July
7 July, 16:33
The European Nuclear Safety Regulators Group (ENSREG) endorsed the report on results of the peer review of the Belarusian nuclear power plant's stress tests in early July.
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Belarus, Russia to elaborate roaming wind-down plan by 1 August
7 July, 11:00
Belarus and Russia are set to come up with a roadmap to gradually reduce roaming costs between the two countries. The document is to be ready by 1 August.
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Qatar shows interest in running projects in FEZ Vitebsk
7 July, 10:08
All suitable investment proposals and information about land plots available for agricultural projects will be communicated to Qatari businessmen who are interested in running projects in Vitebsk.
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Belarusian Railways gets 20 open-plan carriages from Russian TVZ
6 July, 19:28
The carriages were delivered to the Minsk Passenger One Railway Station on 1 July. They will be used to provide railway transportation between Minsk and Moscow and between Minsk and Saint Petersburg soon.
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Belarusian technologies to launch dairy farm on Russia's Sakhalin Island in 2018
6 July, 18:15
“We are building a dairy farm on Russia's Sakhalin Island. We are planning to launch it this year. The cattle have already been selected. We are now working on the delivery plans,” Igor Brylo said.
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Belarus' meat export up by nearly 15% in January-May 2018
6 July, 17:37
In January-May 2018 Belarus exported meat and dairy products worth about $1.2 billion, of which approximately $800 million came from dairy exports, about $400 million from meat shipments. This is roughly the level of the previous year. With regard to meat products, the export rose by almost 15% in January-May, Igor Brylo said.
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US and China exchange $34 billion in tariffs
6 July, 16:55
The United States has confirmed that a 25-percent additional tariffs on Chinese products worth 34 billion U.S. dollars will be effective on Friday, targeting Chinese products from sectors like aerospace, IT and auto parts. In response, China's customs authority announced that additional tariffs for some imports from the United States worth the same amount, including agricultural products, vehicles and aquatic products, also took effect on the same day.
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Belarusian dairy export to China skyrockets
6 July, 16:50
The official said: “In the first five months of the year the export of Belarusian dairy products to China increased by five times. All in all, Belarus exported some $10 million worth of meat and dairy products to China in January-May.”
Pharmaceutical plant in Skidel to go online in October
6 July, 16:45
The upper house of Parliament recalled that with the participation of Indian capital and technology Belarus is completing a pharmaceutical plant project in Beshenkovichi (Vitebsk Oblast) and is building a plant in Kolyadichi near Minsk.
Uzbekistan curious about Belarusian nuclear power plant construction experience
6 July, 13:12
An Uzbek delegation led by Deputy Prime Minister, Chairman of the Board of OAO Uzbekneftegaz Alisher Sultanov visited the construction site of the Belarusian nuclear power plant the other day.
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