Belarus-China: Trade and economic cooperation
In 2018 Belarus-China trade rose by 17.1%, with Belarus' export up by 33.4%. In 2018 Belarus' export of agricultural products and food to China rose by 4.4 times in comparison with 2017.
The parliament must become a discussion platform for dialogue between MPs holding different political views yet sharing the main principles: the independence of the country, sustainable development, and growth of well-being of Belarusians, Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
The forthcoming parliamentary elections is just another election campaign in Belarus and will be smooth, calm and well organized as always, Head of the Belarus President Administration Natalya Kochanova said.
A Belarusian delegation led by Deputy Foreign Minister Andrei Dapkiunas took part in the conference “International and regional cooperation in countering terrorism and its' financing through illicit drug trafficking and organized crime”.
Chairman of the House of Representatives of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko will take part in the session of the Council of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Collective Security Treaty Organization that will take place in Bishkek on 20 May.
The official said: “The direct losses are simple to understand – broken equipment. Competent groups are working on it. The Russian side has assured us that Belarus will get compensations for documented expenses. Naturally, we've raised the issue of indirect losses, too.”
In 1941 Piotr Kotelnikov was 12 years old. “The fortress was on fire. We helped put out the fire in the casemates, barracks, warehouses, made forays for water which was in bad shortage, searched for ammunition, helped the wounded, women and children,” the veteran recalled.
The prospects were discussed at a meeting between Director of the Humanitarian Affairs Department at the Belarus President Property Management Directorate Valery Skakun and Director of the Department of Development Cooperation at the Polish Ministry of Foreign Affairs Michal Cygan on 17 May.
The Code of Civil Procedure provides for the priority of international agreements in judicial proceedings related to child abduction. The most substantial amendments will be introduced to the Code of Civil Procedure.
Belarusian gymnast Ivan Ivankov, a two-time world all-around champion and a two-time European all-around champion, has been inducted into the International Gymnastics Hall of Fame. The annual ceremony to honor new inductees will be held in Oklahoma City on 18 May.