The financing of the Union State programs in 2020 will contract 20% compared to 2019. The Union State chief explained that the Union State budget did not shrink. Over the past several years the parties used the money that had not been utilized before.
The track will be located on both sides of the Belarusian-Polish border. It will be kind of a ring that will allow travelers on bicycles to visit two popular tourist attractions located in Belarus and Poland. Work to implement the project may begin in 2020.
The head of the Belarusian delegation is scheduled to make a report on the cooperation of the Republic of Belarus with the SCO and to meet with representatives of the SCO's international military cooperation bodies.
The ambassador noted, the presidents did not want to leave the matter hanging for the next two years and came up with certain decisions that will allow partially compensating Belarus for the losses caused by the tax maneuver.
Belarus and Russia have come closer to resolving oil and gas issues, Russian Economic Development Minister Maksim Oreshkin told the media after the talks between the presidents of Belarus and Russia in Sochi on 7 December.