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.