MINSK, 11 January (BelTA) – The Belarusian Ministry of Communications and Informatization is set to issue a stamp on 12 January to mark the 30th anniversary of the diplomatic relations between Belarus and China, BelTA learned from the ministry.
The project has been worked out in cooperation with the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. The stamp was designed by Elena Medved. The design of the special postmark and the First Day Cover envelope is Svetlana Tsyrulik. The First Day Cover cancellation ceremony will take place at the Main Post Office of Minsk on the stamp issuing day.
According to the ministry, the diplomatic relations between Belarus and China were established on 20 January 1992. “Relations with China are among the priorities of the Belarusian foreign policy. The two countries regularly exchange visits at the highest levels, conduct an active inter-parliamentary dialogue, cooperate through the Department of International Relations of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of China and the Belarus President Administration, run the Belarusian-Chinese intergovernmental committee on cooperation, develop ministerial and interregional contacts. The countries successfully cooperate in international organizations, providing mutual support on issues of principle,” the ministry said.