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A media briefing in BelTA's press center
Belarus to invest heavily to implement new solid municipal waste sorting, recycling concept
20 January, 19:58
Among other things the concept provides for building 30 regional centers for sorting and using waste. Resources of international financial organizations will be used to implement these projects.
No permits required to truck freight between Belarus, Moldova as of January
20 January, 19:17
Thus, as of January 2020 permits are not required for shipping freight between Belarus and Moldova, for shipping freight in transit via Belarus and Moldova, and for shipping freight between a place located in one country and a place located in a third country and vice versa (shipping to and from third countries).
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Agreement reached on ways to compensate Belarus for polluted Russian oil
20 January, 16:36
The source noted that negotiations involving Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus Igor Lyashenko had taken place. The sides reached an agreement on approaches and methods of the compensation for polluted oil. No specific details were revealed.
Belarus attends IGW 2020 in Berlin
20 January, 15:17
“Belarusian minister Anatoly Khotko attended the IGW opening ceremony on 17 January. The Belarusian delegation is set to hold negotiations with the agricultural departments of Finland, the Czech Republic, Uzbekistan, Lithuania, Georgia, Azerbaijan. Other business meetings have also been planned,” the ministry said.
Repair work in progress. An archive photo
Gomeltransneft Druzhba done repairing Mozyr-Brest 3 oil pipeline
20 January, 13:03
The company initially intended to repair a number of defects concentrated in the 17th and 30th km of the oil pipeline. The company's specialists replaced two sections of the oil pipeline as a result.
Photos courtesy of the Belarusian Embassy in Turkey
Belarusian toy factory opens in Turkey
20 January, 12:52
A factory of the joint Turkish-Belarusian Polesie TR plastic toy company was officially launched in the Turkish city of Sinop on 19 January.
Belarus, World Bank to develop cooperation in cluster management
20 January, 11:41
Belarus' Deputy Economy Minister Yuri Chebotar and a group of World Bank experts reviewed the results of the EU-Belarus Program for Private Sector Development, BelTA learned from the press service of the Economy Ministry.
Leonid Zayats and Hiroki Tokunaga. Photo courtesy of the Mogilev Oblast administration
Mogilev Oblast, Japan working towards tighter economic cooperation
17 January, 20:06
The governor said: “Unfortunately, the level of our trade and economic relations is not that high, this is why we would like to fix the shortcoming. Representatives of Japan could visit the region and we could work on the concrete avenues our partners are interested in.”
Enterprise in Vitebsk Oblast to assemble armored vehicles, antitank missiles
17 January, 19:28
The project is being implemented by the arms exporter Belspetsvneshtechnika via its daughter enterprise OOO BSVT – New Technologies. The enterprise represents a set of several facilities and locations. One of them is a site where ammunition rounds are assembled.
Belarus' industrial output up 1% in 2019
17 January, 18:25
Industrial output increased by 0.4% in the mining industry, 1.3% in the processing industry, and 2.3 % in the industry focusing on water supply, waste collection, processing, and treatment, pollution cleanup.
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