The growth rate and dynamics confirm that the potential for cooperation is huge and that we have only begun to explore some of the areas in which we could cooperate, Vice Speaker Boleslav Pirshtuk said.
Cuba President Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez is expected to come to Belarus on an official visit on 22-24 October for the first time ever. According to the diplomat, the visit will allow reviewing the state of bilateral cooperation and determining new vectors of interaction, including economic one.
Parliamentarians of Belarus and Slovakia would like to study each other's expertise and knowledge in the legislative field, head of the Standing Commission on Legislation of the House of Representatives Natalia Guivik said.
The visit to Belarus will be part of the Cuban president's tour around Europe. He is also expected to pay official visits to Ireland and Russia, and take part in the Non-Aligned Movement summit in Azerbaijan.
According to the latest data, the CEC has registered 560 candidates for the elections to the House of Representatives of the seventh convocation. 367 of them, or 65.5% of the total, are members of political parties, BelTA learned from the website of the Central Election Commission of Belarus.
The Slovakian MPs are scheduled to meet with Vice Speaker of the House of Representatives Boleslav Pirshtuk and Head of the Legislation Commission Natalia Guyvik. The parties are set to discuss ways to enhance interparliamentary cooperation.