08.04.2016Plans to invite 100 companies to China-Belarus industrial park Great Stone within three years
As many as 100 companies will be invited to become part of the China-Belarus industrial park Great Stone, BelTA learned from Minsk Oblast Governor Semyon Shapiro.
Belarus and other Eastern European countries are becoming increasingly attractive for Chinese investors, Hans Timmer, World Bank Chief Economist for Europe and Central Asia, told journalists during the presentation of a WB economic update on the Europe and Central Asia (ECA) region on 7 April, BelTA has learned.
Gomel Oblast will ship the first lot of beef to China in early 2017, the press service of the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee told BelTA.
Belarusian woodworking companies should put more efforts into exploring the Chinese market. Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus Vladimir Semashko gave the relevant instructions at the session of the board of the Belarusian timber, woodworking, pulp and paper industry concern Bellesbumprom on 29 March, BelTA has learned.
China was one of Belarus' three major trading partners in 2015, Belarusian Deputy Economy Minister Alexander Yaroshenko said when speaking at a conference on the Chinese economy, Belarusian-Chinese cooperation and joint development of the Silk Road Economic Belt on 24 March, BelTA has learned.
The State Science and Technology Committee of Belarus and the Shanghai Science and Technology Commission signed an agreement on cooperation, BelTA learnt from the press service of the State Science and Technology Committee of Belarus.
China remains a key strategic and trading partner of Belarus, Belarus' Deputy Economy Minister Alexander Yaroshenko said when speaking at a conference on the Chinese economy, Belarusian-Chinese cooperation and joint development of the Silk Road economic zone on 24 March.
Visa-free travels between Belarus and China will be allowed for organized tourist groups starting April-May, BelTA learned from Vadim Karmazin, Director of the Tourism Department of the Belarusian Sports and Tourism Ministry, on 17 March.
China Xinjiang Bingtuan Construction & Engineering (Group) Co. Ltd., which is one of the biggest companies in China, has plans to implement a joint investment project in the agricultural sector of Gomel Oblast, BelTA has learned.
10.03.2016Chinese-Belarusian industrial park development company joins World Free Zones Organization
SZAO Industrial Park Development Company has become a member of the World Free Zones Organization (World FZO). The relevant agreement was signed in Minsk on 10 March, BelTA has learned.
Chinese companies are showing interest in investment projects of the tourist and recreation park Augustow Canal, BelTA learnt from the Administration of the Free Economic Zone Grodnoinvest.
China attaches great importance to the Great Stone Industrial Park project in Belarus, Liu Xuesong, Counsellor for Trade and Economic Affairs of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Belarus, said at a press conference on 4 March, BelTA has learned.
In 2015 Belarus' export to China went beyond $800 million. The figure was mentioned by Liu Xuesong, Counsellor for Trade and Economic Affairs of the Embassy of the People's Republic of China in Belarus, at a press conference on 4 March, BelTA has learned.
The initiative to create the Silk Road Economic Belt is a great idea promoting unity and creation, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said in an interview with China Central Television (CCTV) on 1 March, BelTA has learned.
Belkommunmash Company plans to produce electrobuses jointly with China, Deputy Chairperson of the Minsk City Hall Zhanna Birich said at the meeting between the Minsk City Hall authorities and Deputy Vice Premier Natalia Kochanova on 29 February to discuss the development of the social and economic sector in the light of the requirements of Decree No.78, BelTA informs
The Belarusian confectionery company Spartak and the Chinese retail company Nanjing Su Cang Liu International Trade based in Nanjing signed a cooperation agreement on 22 February, BelTA learned from the Belarusian company.
The Chinese retail company Nanjing Su Cang Liu International Trade based in Nanjing is ready to buy food from Gomel Oblast. The company's General Manager Zhang Jin made the statement as he met with Gomel Oblast Governor Vladimir Dvornik on 19 February, BelTA has learned.
The construction of the China-Belarus Industrial Park Great Stone proceeds on schedule, Kirill Koroteyev, First Deputy Director General of SZAO Industrial Park Development Company, told BelTA.
08.02.2016Belarus aims for $1.5bn export to China
Belarus intends to secure at least $1.5 billion worth of export to China. The plans are stipulated by the draft national program meant to support and develop Belarus' export in 2016-2020 (Belarus Export), BelTA has learned. The document has been published by the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs for the sake of public discussion.
The Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) will draw up a list of priority infrastructure projects to promote the integration between the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) and the Silk Road Economic Belt by early March 2016. The relevant decision was made during the first meeting of the working group for the development of proposals concerning joint transport and infrastructure projects to couple the EEU and the Silk Road Economic Belt, BelTA learned from the EEC press service.