SOLIGORSK, 26 June (BelTA) – The development of Minsk Oblast has an impact on the development of the entire country, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with senior executives of the region on 26 June, BelTA has learned.
“Minsk Oblast is not only a foundation. The potential that you have represents a miniature copy of the country's economy. You have everything, all industries, all forms of economic management,” the Belarusian leader stressed.
The head of state remarked that some time ago Minsk Oblast was lagging behind, but the situation has improved in recent years. “There were enough lies and false reporting. There were many things. It is good that the situation has improved in the past five years. I think you will not stop and will move forward in spite of any turbulences,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.