16:12 EconomyBelarusian MTZ to ship 950 tractor assembly kits to Ganja Automotive Plant The construction of Ganja Automotive Plant began in 1986 upon the initiative of the then high-ranking USSR Communist Party functionary Heydar Aliyev. The enterprise began commercial operation in late 2004 by assembling OKA compact cars, UAZ cars, and later on medium-capacity Chinese trucks CAN QAN.
15:22 EconomyBelarus, Azerbaijan develop strategic cooperation In 2021, the trade between Belarus and Azerbaijan amounted to $885.5 million, up 1.9 times compared to 2020.
14:52 PresidentLukashenko voices groundbreaking proposals to deepen EAEU integration “We had a very detailed conversation and I have delivered a report covering many aspects of Eurasian economic integration. I am very grateful to Mr Lukashenko for interesting and, I would say, bold proposals to deepen integration,” Mikhail Myasnikovich told reporters after the meeting.
14:24 PoliticsMyasnikovich: EAEU summit will be held online The summit will be preceded by the first Eurasian Economic Forum, which will also be attended by the union's heads of state online. “We were preparing for the events to take place in person, but a few days ago it was decided that the heads of state would attend the forum and the summit online,” said Mikhail Myasnikovich.
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13:03 EconomyNizhny Novgorod Oblast plans to replace imports from West with Belarus-made goods According to him, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast exports more to Belarus than it imports from it. Yet the Russian region has plans to increase the import of Belarusian products.
12:49 EconomyMinsk, Beijing discuss pilot cargo transportation project The parties reached a number of agreements, including on the implementation of a pilot project on cargo transportation along the China-Belarus-China route and the exchange of permits for transportation.
11:53 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus, Russia will produce their own Mercedes-class cars one day According to him, the manufacturing sectors of the two countries are capable of producing almost any product, but some industries need to improve product quality to match world-class standards. This will certainly take some time.
11:38 PresidentLukashenko: West has pushed Belarus and Russia to intensive development Western countries, pursuing a policy of sanctions, have pushed Belarus and Russia to a more intensive development, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Governor of Nizhny Novgorod Oblast of Russia Gleb Nikitin in Minsk on 19 May.
11:13 PresidentLukashenko: Trade between Belarus, Nizhny Novgorod Oblast is close to $1bn “We are close to the ‘golden' billion that we once dreamed of with the governor. I think that we will achieve this figure. After all, we are determined to increase trade, we also have large reserves. Oddly enough, sanctions are the most important reserve,” he said.
11:01 EconomyEAEU, SCO seen as able to set framework for new system of international relations The parties discussed the areas of cooperation between the two organizations. Mikhail Myasnikovich said that in 2021 the trade between the EAEU and the SCO countries which are not the union's member states increased by 25% compared to 2019 and reached nearly $200 billion.
10:56 EconomyBelAZ machinery supplies to Buryatia might double by 2023 Buryatia miners are very familiar with the Belarusian mining equipment. More than 200 BelAZ mining dump trucks with the payload capacity of 30 to 240 tonnes and special-purpose equipment have been operated at more than ten mining enterprises in the region for a long time.
10:39 PartnersTurkiye observes Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day Turkiye on Thursday is celebrating the Commemoration of Ataturk, Youth and Sports Day, a milestone day for the beginning of the country's War of Independence.
10:28 SocietyBelarus-China logistics matchmaking event due on 24 May The event will be held online and will draw a great number of Chinese companies. The embassy noted that this event will be a continuation of the online seminar on Belarus' logistics potential that was held on 28 April 2022.