Several days ago the head of state was informed in detail and personally inspected progress of the harvesting campaign in Belarus' southwest. Now eastern parts of the country are in the center of Alexander Lukashenko's attention.
It was mentioned during the talks that the most promising avenues of cooperation are machine-building and instrument-making, petrochemistry, oil processing, agriculture, military and technical cooperation, personnel training, and healthcare.
“I believe that people should not forget their history, but, perhaps, it is not good to dwell on the past either. It is necessary to build relations, to do our best to establish wonderful ties,” Alexander Lukashenko said.
“Teachers and doctors should have decent salaries. And the president has given a corresponding instruction. It should be fulfilled in 2017 and in 2018,” the vice premier said. “The average salary in the sector is expected to reach Br800 this year. And we must reach this level by the end of the year.”
“The ten-point grading scale was introduced in Belarus ten years ago. There are many questions relating to the ten-point system. Sometimes we have seen subjective attitudes in the knowledge evaluation. We do not have unsatisfactory grades," Vasily Zharko said.