Belarus' opinion about its participation in the new project Silk Road Economic Belt is important for China, BelTA learned from Zhao Huirong, the head of a department at the Institute of Russian, East European and Central Asian Studies of the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.
There are plans to sign about 30 agreements on economic cooperation to the tune of nearly $15.7 billion, Deputy Head of the Eurasian Affairs Department at the Chinese Ministry of Commerce Zhang Dong told BelTA.
The Chinese-Belarusian interregional economic forum will be held in Minsk during Chinese President Xi Jinping's visit to Belarus, deputy head of the Eurasian Affairs Department of the Minsitry of Commerce Zhang Dong informed, BelTA has learned.
The China Development Bank considers an opportunity of opening its representative office in Minsk, deputy head of the Eurasian Affairs Department of the Ministry of Commerce Zhang Dong told Belarusian reporters on 5 May, BelTA has learned.
Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay a state visit to Belarus on 10-12 May, BelTA learnt from the Chinese Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko gave an interview to the mass media of the People's Republic of China – China Central Television (CCTV) and the Xinhua News Agency – on 4 May, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
The state visit of China President Xi Jinping to Belarus will allow advancing Belarusian-Chinese strategic partnership to a new higher level.
A joint declaration on further development and enhancement of comprehensive strategic partnership will be signed during the state visit of China President Xi Jinping to Belarus.
Direct travels by air between China and Belarus are now available. As of 1 May Air China will offer flights that will connect Beijing, Minsk, and Budapest, BelTA has learned.
Belarus plans to export beef and poultry to China, First Deputy Agriculture and Food Minister of Belarus Leonid Marinich told reporters on 29 April, BelTA has learned.
Belarus will continue playing an active role in supporting stability in the region. The opinion was voiced by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China to Belarus Cui Qiming, who was present in the Oval Hall as a guest as the Belarus president addressed the nation and the parliament on 29 April, BelTA has learned.
More than 350 companies from different provinces in China have expressed interest in attending the Belarusian-Chinese international business forum due to be held during the forthcoming visit of China's President Xi Jinping to Belarus.
Most of the facilities of the Great Stone Chinese-Belarusian Industrial Park should come on stream by late 2015, Chairman of the Minsk Oblast Executive Committee Semyon Shapiro said at a press conference on 24 April, BelTA has learned.
Belarus' Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Valentin Rybakov met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China to Belarus Cui Qiming on 18 April, BelTA learned from the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Plans have been made to register four companies as residents of the China-Belarus industrial park Great Stone soon, BelTA learned from head of the park's administration Andrei Gal on 17 April.
A large number of documents, including a friendship agreement and a joint declaration, are expected to be signed during the visit of China President Xi Jinping to Belarus. The declaration is a comprehensive document meant to guide bilateral cooperation for many years to come, BelTA learned from Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to China with concurrent accreditation to Mongolia Viktor Burya on 17 April.
The visit of China President Xi Jinping to Belarus will be a most important foreign policy event. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko made the statement as he met with Chinese Deputy Minister of Commerce Zhong Shan on 17 April, BelTA has learned.
It is necessary to raise the efficiency of cooperation with the People's Republic of China, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said as he met Head of the Belarus President Administration Alexander Kosinets to receive his report on 16 April, BelTA has learned.
Matters concerning the organization of the state visit of China President Xi Jinping to Belarus were discussed in Beijing, representatives of the Embassy of Belarus in China told BelTA.
Twelve Belarusian companies have been certified to supply dairy products to China, BelTA learned from Belarusian Agriculture and Food Minister Leonid Zayats on 14 April.