Belarus and Poland give equal amounts of trucking permits to each other. However, while Poland uses less than 50% of the quota, Belarus has a shortage of the permits. Moreover, Poland criticized Belarus for ineffectively using the available permits.
Realizing the undeniable importance of climate action, Belarus has responded to the call to take on more commitments and intends to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by at least 35% by 2030 over 1990 using solely its own resources, the minister said
“Participants of the media process need to understand that information should be presented truthfully and in a manner that will allow changing the situation for the better later on,” Aleksandr Karlyukevich noted.
A delegation from the Russian city of Magnitogorsk is in Gomel in order to get familiar with the local practices of maintenance and beautification of territories. Accomplishments of Gomel housing and utility services enterprises are in the center of attention.
Apart from that, Belarusians googled for the HBO TV series Chernobyl and for the national population census. In 2019 Belarusians also were interested in the movies Avengers: Endgame, Joker, and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood.
Permanent Representative of Belarus to the UN Valentin Rybakov and Permanent Representative of Barbados to the UN Henrietta Elizabeth Thompson signed a joint communique to establish diplomatic relations between the countries.
Belarus and Poland can gain more benefits from neighborhood, Belarus Minister of Antimonopoly Regulation and Trade, co-chairman of the Belarusian-Polish commission on economic cooperation Vladimir Koltovich said at the 11th Forum of Polish Investors in Minsk on 11 December.
Belarus and Germany reached a preliminary agreement to sign a framework document on cooperation on environmental protection and climate change. Andrei Khudyk held a number of bilateral meetings on the sidelines of the 25th United Nations Climate Change conference in Madrid.