Belarus, China sign package of cooperation agreements in various fields
30 September 2016
Belarus and China have signed a package of agreements and memorandums on cooperation in various fields. These documents were signed in the presence of the two heads of state in Beijing on 29 September, BelTA has learned.
The sides signed a protocol on the exchange of ratification instruments of the agreement on friendship and cooperation between Belarus and the People's Republic of China as of 10 May 2015.
An intergovernmental agreement on the technical and economic aid and a memorandum between Belarus' Economy Ministry and China's Commerce Ministry on cooperation for the development of the Chinese-Belarusian Industrial Park project were signed.
A complex of measures on the joint promotion of the One Belt, One Road concept between the governments of Belarus and China was approved.
The education ministries of the two countries signed a memorandum of cooperation in the joint training of personnel. The State Science and Technology Committee and the Ministry of Science and Technology of China signed a memorandum of understanding in the joint financing of Belarusian and Chinese scientific and technical projects.
The sides approved a plan of implementation of the memorandum between the Emergencies Ministry of Belarus and the Ministry of Civil Affairs of China on mutual understanding and cooperation in the mitigation of the consequences of emergencies in 2016-2018.
A separate agreement was concluded between the Emergencies Ministry of Belarus and the China Earthquake Administration.
The Labor and Social Security Ministry of Belarus and the Ministry of Human Resources and Social Security of China signed a memorandum of understanding.
A framework agreement on cooperation and the mechanisms of interaction was signed between the State Property Committee of Belarus and the State-owned Assets Supervision and Administration Commission of China.
Belarus' Agriculture and Food Ministry and the General Administration of Quality Supervision, Inspection, and Quarantine signed a memorandum of cooperation in the delivery of Belarusian beef to China.
A cooperation agreement wads concluded between the State Standardization Committee of Belarus and the Standardization Administration of China.
A decision was made to set up the Belarusian-Chinese analytical center for development. A corresponding agreement was signed between the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and the Chinese Academy of Social Sciences.
A cooperation agreement was concluded between the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry and the Chinese Council for the Promotion of International Trade.
A memorandum of understanding was signed between Belarusbank, the Belarusian Finance Ministry, and China Development Bank on the provision of the loan under the guarantees of the Belarusian government.
Belarusbank and China Development Bank concluded a drawdown agreement under the Slavkali project.
A memorandum on the promotion of Chinese companies' investments to Belarus was signed between the government of Belarus and the Export-Import Bank of China.
The sides approved a protocol for the plan of implementing machine-building projects between the ministries of industry and finance of Belarus and the Export-Import Bank of China.
An agreement (roadmap) was signed between the State Defense Industries Committee of Belarus and China Aerospace Science and Technology Corporation (CASC) concerning the promotion of mutually beneficial bilateral cooperation.
A memorandum of understanding and long-term cooperation was concluded by the Belarusian Industry Ministry and China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation (CASIC).
OAO BelAZ and China Space Sanjiang Group Corporation signed a memorandum of intent.
The Sport and Tourism Ministry and the Chinese National Tourism Administration signed a protocol of intent.
A roadmap of long-term cooperation was signed between the Industry Ministry of Belarus and Zoomlion.
The Industry Ministry of Belarus also concluded a memorandum of cooperation with Weichai Power Co.Ltd concerning the production of diesel engines in Belarus.
An agreement on cooperation in the establishment of the Chinese-Belarusian investment Fund was signed by the Belarusian Finance Ministry, Belarusbank, and CITIC Construction Со. Ltd.