Phisical culture and sport
Why Petrikovsky district
Industrial sites and real estate
To help the investor
Regulatory legal acts regulating the implementation of investments in the territory of the Republic of Belarus
National Agency of Investment And Privatization
Belarus reduces oil export duties 1 November
MINSK, 31 October (BelTA) – On 1 November 2014 Belarus will reduce export duties on oil and oil products exported outside the customs territory of the Customs Union. The decision is stipulated in Resolution No. 1010 of the Council of Ministers as of 27 October 2014, BelTA has learned. The export duty on crude oil will go down from $344.7 to $316.7 per tonne. The duty on straight-run gasoline and commercial gasoline will make up $285 per tonne ($310.2 per tonne at present). The export...
Lukashenko: Money spent on culture should yield results
MINSK, 24 October (BelTA) – Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko demands that the public funds spent on supporting intellectuals should yield results. Alexander Lukashenko made this statement as he met with Belarusian intellectuals on 23 October, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian head of state. The President drew attention to the fact that the government invests in the promotion of cinema. “This has not yielded any results yet. And this is people’s money,”...
EU ready to finance services, equipment acquisition for pilot development projects in Belarus
VITEBSK, 17 October (BelTA) – The European Union is ready to finance consulting services and the acquisition of equipment for implementing pilot projects for the sustainable development of regions of Belarus, BelTA learned from Peter Korsby, supervisor of the international technical aid project "Support to regional and local development in Belarus". On 16 October Peter Korsby took part in the session of the project's working group in the Vitebsk Oblast Executive Committee. Peter Korsby...
Poland considers Belarus as strategic partner in transport, logistics
BREST, 3 October (BelTA) – Poland considers Belarus as a strategic partner in the area of transport and logistics, BelTA learned from Vice Prime Minister, Economy Minister of Poland Janusz Piechocinski on 2 October. Janusz Piechocinski stressed that his meeting with Vice Prime Minister of Belarus Mikhail Rusyi in Brest earlier on 2 October had been sincere and friendly and had confirmed the good relations between the countries. "We consider Belarus as a strategic partner in the sphere of...
World Bank’s corporate management recommendations for Belarus’ Development Bank
MINSK, 26 September (BelTA) – Experts of the World Bank have given recommendations regarding corporate management to the Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus (DBRB) since the Belarusian bank is now in charge of coordinating lending to government programs and arranging tenders for these purposes, the DBRB press service told BelTA. According to the source, the World Bank specialists presented the most successful experience of the operation of development institutions in various...
Belarus’ diplomats looking into detainment of Belarusian national in Nepal
MINSK, 19 September (BelTA) – Belarusian diplomats are keeping track of the situation with the detainment of the Belarusian national in Nepal. The information was released on the ONT TV channel, BelTA has learned. A 25-year old resident of Zhodino has been in prison in Katmandu for four days already. The woman came to Nepal as a volunteer to take part in the construction of schools for local children and to teach English. In a video made from a hidden camera in the prison she complained...
Belarusian Red Cross helps over 3,000 Ukrainian refugees
MINSK, 12 September (BelTA) – Over 3,000 people, who arrived from Ukraine, have sought help of the Belarusian Red Cross Society, with over Br200 million spent to provide that aid, BelTA learned from Yelena Sveshnikova, chief specialist for public relations of the Belarusian Red Cross Society. Yelena Sveshnikova noted that once the number of Ukraine residents fleeing from the warzone started rising, the Red Cross sought to help. People were given food and means of hygiene. Aid was...
Belarus to earn $300m by exporting more food to Russia by year end
MINSK, 5 September (BelTA) – Belarus may earn about $300 million extra by exporting more agricultural products to Russia by the end of the year, BelTA learned from Roman Brodov, Head of the Central Office for Foreign Economic Policy of the Belarusian Economy Ministry, on 4 September. "Our export to Russia has always been rather high. But we are now considering the redistribution of commodity flows, the regrouping of commodity groups that may evolve into some other proposals regarding the...
Government to discuss strategy to develop Belarus till 2030 on 10 September
MINSK, 29 August (BelTA) – The strategy Republic of Belarus 2030: Knowledge Economy Formation will be discussed at the session of the Commission for State Scientific and Technical Policy under the Council of Ministers on 10 September, the press service of the Belarus government told BelTA. Participants of the session are supposed to discuss the main provisions of the strategy and work out decisions to implement them. Results will be reported to the head of state, said the press service....
Belarus’s grain harvest over 9m tonnes in 2014
MINSK, 22 August (BelTA) – This year Belarus will harvest more than 10 million tonnes of grain, corn included, Deputy Minister of Agriculture and Food Vladimir Grakun told a press conference, BelTA has learned. "Today we can say that the harvest campaign in the country is complete. Less than 15,000 hectares under crops remain unharvested in Vitebsk Oblast. All other regions have finished harvesting. Belarus cropped 9,167,000 tonnes of grain (excluding corn and cereal)," Vladimir Grakun...
© Petricov regional executive committee, 2013
Development of website