Ambassador says China Development Bank ready to open office in Minsk
21 September 2007China Development Bank plans to open its office in Minsk soon, Chinese Ambassador to Belarus Hu Hunbin told a news conference on Thursday.
“The bank is ready to open its office in Minsk in order to create a firm financial base for trade and economic relations,” Hu Hunbin said.
Talks over the opening of the office have just started.
In January-July 2007, Belarus’ exports to China rose 120% to U.S. $301 million, and imports increased 58.3% to $390.664 million.