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Instant payments service test launched in Belarus
2 January, 10:32
This system will enable clients of Belarusian banks to pay for goods, works and services and to transfer money to the budget in Belarusian rubles in real time. The service will be available 24/7.
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Belarus revises utility tariffs
2 January, 10:04
On 1 January tariffs were increased for gas, electricity, water supply, water disposal, capital repairs, sanitary maintenance of auxiliary buildings of a house, and a reimbursable amount for electricity. The tariffs increased by a total of $3.9.
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Belarus reduces export duties on oil, petroleum products on 1 January
2 January, 09:00
The export duty on crude oil was reduced from $135.1 to $89 per 1 tonne. The duty on straight-run gasoline dropped from $74.3 to $48.9 per 1 tonne.
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Call for exporting more Belarusian cement via commodity exchange
29 December, 18:02
Alexander Sidorov said: “We've previously agreed that we are going to sell 10% of the total amount of cement exported by Belarusian cement mills via the commodity exchange. If the demand of foreign buyers rises, we are ready to raise the share of cement exported via the exchange."
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Belarus, South Africa working on tractor assembly project
29 December, 17:45
According to Alexander Sidoruk, Belarusian companies have examples of successful manufacturing cooperation with African countries. For instance, an enterprise assembling Belarusian tractors already operates in Zambia. It was fully established using local state finance.
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Krutoi appointed Belarus' manager in AIIB
29 December, 15:00
The Council of Ministers appointed Economy Minister Dmitry Krutoi Belarus' manager in the Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank (AIIB), reads Resolution No.967 of the Council of Ministers from 28 December 2018.
Belarus' budget surplus at Br5.6bn in January-November
29 December, 13:42
Revenues of the central state budget totaled Br22.1 billion or 104.9% of the revised annual target. Proceeds from VAT amounted to Br10 billion (98.7% of the target), excise duties – Br2.4 billion (97.8%). Revenues from foreign trade operations totaled Br5.1 billion (130.8%).
Belarus' external debt up 0.4% in January-November
29 December, 11:33
As of 1 December 2018, Belarus' external debt totaled $16.8 billion, up by $70.3 million or 0.4% from the beginning of the year (taking into account differences in currency exchange rates), BelTA learned from the country's Finance Ministry.
Over 450 car service centers opened in Belarus in January-November 2018
28 December, 19:26
As of 1 December 2018 Belarus was home to 5,711 outlets offering automobile care services, including 2,460 tire-fitting services and 1,412 car washes. The automobile care centers account for about 20% of the total number of outlets offering consumer services.
Belarusian public catering market development trends discussed
28 December, 19:07
According to Violetta Brezovskaya, a lot of provisions stipulated by the ordinance are designed to spur even intensive development of the public catering industry. For instance, it is now possible to open a public catering outlet without having to choose its specific type and class first.
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