Over 40 investment projects worth roughly $200 million have been prepared in Mogilev Oblast for the sake of utilizing Chinese loans, BelTA learned from Viktor Nekrashevich, Deputy Chairman of the Mogilev Oblast Executive Committee, before the expanded-participation session of the Mogilev Oblast Entrepreneurship Promotion Council on 16 December.
The contract to implement a technical and economic assistance project to build a hall of residence with the use of grant aid from China was signed by the Education Ministry of Belarus. The hall of residence will be built for students of the Belarusian National Technical University BelTA learned from Deputy Education Minister Sergei Rudy.
Belarus is working hard to promote Belarusian products to major Chinese online stores, BelTA learned from Belarusian Deputy Trade Minister Irina Narkevich on 14 December.
Nikolai Snopkov, Deputy Head of the Belarus President Administration, chairman of the Belarusian part of the Belarusian-Chinese intergovernmental committee on cooperation, leads the Belarusian delegation that is taking part in the session of the Council of Heads of Government of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) for the first time since Belarus was granted the observer status in the Organization, the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs told BelTA.
For the first time Belarus will take part in discussions during the session of the Council of Heads of Government of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) member states as an observer, BelTA learned from SCO Secretary General Dmitry Mezentsev.
The investment climate of the China-Belarus Industrial Park Great Stone will be improved, Deputy Head of the Belarus President Administration Nikolai Snopkov told journalists after the ceremony to launch the construction of the subpark China Merchants CHN-BLR Commerce and Logistics on 11 December, BelTA has learned.
The first trade and logistics subpark in the China-Belarus Industrial Park Great Stone will be commissioned in 2017, China Merchants Group Director, General Representative of the China Merchants Group in Central Asia and the Baltic states Hu Zheng told reporters at the subpark groundbreaking ceremony on 11 December, BelTA informs.
The Belarusian House of Representatives has adopted a bill on ratification of the Belarus-China agreement on mutual establishment of culture centers, BelTA has learned.
About 2,000 Chinese citizens receive education at Belarusian universities on an annual basis, Chairman of the permanent commission on international affairs and national security Vladimir Senko said at the 10th session of the Council of the Republic on 9 December, BelTA informs.
The House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus ratified the Belarusian-Chinese intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in education affairs on 3 December, BelTA has learned.
Belarus and the Chinese province of Gansu are implementing seven investment projects. Their progress was discussed during the meeting of Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus Anatoly Kalinin and Ding Zhongjun, head of the representative office of the Gansu Province Foreign Trade Society, on 1 December, the press service of the Belarus government told BelTA.
The degree of localization of the production of BelGee passenger cars should reach at least 50% by July 2018, Belarus Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Semashko said following the meeting with the President of Belarus to discuss the investment passenger car assembly project, BelTA has learned.
It is necessary to add Belarusian experience and best practices to the BelGee car manufacturing project. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko gave the relevant instructions at the government conference held on 30 November to discuss the implementation of an investment project meant to start assembling cars in Belarus, BelTA has learned.
The Chinese embassy has provided financial support to equip two language rooms of the Department of Philology at the Belarusian State University (BSU), BelTA learnt from the BSU press service.
26.11.2015Cui Qiming: Belarus, China should unite efforts for innovative development of national economies
Belarus and China should unite their efforts for innovative development of national economies, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to Belarus Cui Qiming said at a plenary meeting of the Belarus-China Youth Innovation Forum New Horizons 2015 on 26 November, BelTA has learned.
26.11.2015China Merchants Group to invest $550m in logistics subpark in China-Belarus Industrial Park
As much as $550 million will be invested in creating China Merchants Group's trade and logistics subpark in the China-Belarus Industrial Park, BelTA learned from Kirill Koroteyev, First Deputy Director General of SZAO Industrial Park Development Company, during the press conference held on 26 November to highlight progress in creating the Chinese-Belarusian industrial park Great Stone.
The number of Belarusian-Chinese cultural projects has considerably increased in the recent years, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to Belarus Cui Qiming said at the opening ceremony of the Chinese Film Festival in Minsk on 23 November, BelTA informs.
Construction of facilities in the China-Belarus Industrial Park proceeds exactly on schedule, BelTA learned from Li Haixin, Director General of the private joint-stock company (SZAO) Industrial Park Development Company, during the Belarusian-Chinese trade and economic cooperation forum on 18 November.
Economic development zones of China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region are interested in cooperation with the Chinese-Belarusian Industrial Park, deputy head of the people's government of China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region Shi Dagang said at the Belarusian-Chinese trade and economic cooperation forum on 18 November, BelTA has learned.
Cooperation between China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region and Belarus has great prospects, BelTA learned from Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to Belarus Cui Qiming on 18 November during the opening ceremony of the expo focusing on trade and economic cooperation as well as products made in China's autonomous districts of Xinjiang and Ningxia.