TUROV, 18 October (BelTA) - President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko
approved of the plans of the Turov dairy factory management to expand the
raw material base the enterprise needs. The current operation and
development prospects of the company that makes cheese varieties
previously unavailable in Belarus were discussed during the working trip
of the Belarusian head of state to Zhitkov...
TUROV, 18 October (BelTA) - Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has
ordered to maximize the efficiency of use of fertile lands in Polesie.
Large-scale production of import-substituting crops, like horticultural
products, is among the options. The head of state made this statement as
he visited OAO Turovshchina in Zhitkovichi District, Gomel Oblast, on 18
October, BelTA has learnt.
TUROV, 18 October (BelTA) - Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko has
warned officials and executives about punishment for non-repayment of
loans. The President made this statement as he visited the Veresnitsa
dairy farm of OAO Turovshchina on 18 October, BelTA has learnt.
-Do not expect any help with that! If you borrowed money, you should pay
it back in time. Do not think that som...
CHISINAU, 26 November (BelTA) -Belarus and Moldova have agreed to step up
bilateral trade and economic cooperation and increase mutual deliveries of
products. The agreement was reached during the Belarusian-Moldovan
business forum in Chisinau on 26 November, BelTA learned.
The forum was attended by representatives of the Gomel Office of the
Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry a...
GOMEL, 28 October (BelTA) - Gomel will play host to the international
conference ?Oil products market of the Republic of Belarus: production,
export, retail" on 31 October-1 November 2013, BelTA learned from the
press service of Belorusneft Production Association, which is the
organizer of the event.
Attending the conference will be about 30 domestic and foreign companies,
GOMEL, 22 October (BelTA) ? The industrial group Belorusneft has acquired
another asset. The industrial group?s daughter enterprise OOO Belorusneft
Siberia has acquired the company OAO Oil Company Yangpur. The newly
acquired asset specializes in extracting oil and natural gas in Tyumen
Oblast, Russia, representatives of the enterprise?s press service told
The acquisition of OAO...
TUROV, 18 October (BelTA) - Agricultural companies located in Polesie
where lands have a highly fertile soil should set the pace for other
companies, Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko said as he visited
OAO Turovshchina in Zhitkovichi District, Gomel Oblast, on 18 October,
BelTA has learnt.
The President continued the discussion about the efficient development of
the country, ...
GOMEL, 16 October (BelTA) ? The tenth universal fair Business in the
Regions opened in Gomel bringing together more than 40 enterprises from
around the country, BelTA learnt from the Gomel Office of the Belarusian
Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
According to the organizers, the fair demonstrates the potential of the
regional business which has been successfully developing in the
GOMEL, 7 October (BelTA) ? Specialists of the Belarusian oil industry
group Belorusneft have started offering services at Ukrainian oil fields,
representatives of the company?s press service told BelTA.
The oil industry services are provided by the daughter enterprise OOO
Service Oil, which was set up in December 2012. In summer 2013 the
Belarusian company was granted the permission of ...
GOMEL, 4 October (BelTA) ? Almost $1.5 billion will be spent on the
upgrade of Gomel-based companies by 2015. Over $500 million was allocated
for this purpose in 2013, Gomel Deputy Mayor Sergei Andreyev told
reporters on 4 October at a session of the Gomel City Executive Committee
that discussed modernization of local companies in 2013, BelTA has learnt.
The money will be mostly spent o...
GOMEL, 2 October (BelTA) - Over 30 foreign oil companies and scientific
centers from Belarus, Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Poland, Ecuador and
Chile are taking part in the international science-to-practice conference
on effective technologies for the mining of hydrocarbon accumulations. The
conference opened in the Belarusian town of Rechitsa on 2 October, BelTA
learnt from the press ser...
GOMEL, 13 November (BelTA) ? The demarcation of Belarus-Ukraine border
might take from five to seven years, Belarus? Foreign Minister Vladimir
Makei told reporters on 13 November. He took part in a ceremony to unveil
the first border marker on Belarus-Ukraine border in Dobrush District,
Gomel Oblast, BelTA has learnt.
According to the Belarusian Foreign Minister, a lot of work will have...
GOMEL, 29 October (BelTA) - The interregional Friendship without Borders
forum has kicked off in Gomel Oblast, BelTA learnt from the education
department of the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee.
The forum will last till 31 October. Attending the event will be teachers
and pupils of the Belarusian-language school in Riga and representatives
of Gomel oblast educational institutions.
GRODNO OBLAST, 15 October (BelTA) ? The international border checkpoint
Privalka at the Belarusian-Lithuanian border has been reopened after
reconstruction, BelTA has learned.
The celebration of the fact took place on 15 October. Taking part in the
event were representatives of the State Customs Committee of Belarus, the
State Border Committee of Belarus, municipal authorities, construc...
GOMEL, 20 September (BelTA) - As of 20 September the press service of the
Gomel Oblast Executive Committee accredited 110 reporters representing 53
mass media. The reporters will cover the Belarusian national festival and
fair Dazhynki 2013 in Zhlobin, BelTA learned from Irina Dovgalo, Head of
the Ideology, Culture, and Youth Affairs Office of the oblast
In her words, ...
GOMEL, 19 September (BelTA) - An international conference, Bioenergy in
the Republic of Belarus. Prospects and Directions for Development, will
take place in Gomel on 20 September, BelTA learnt from the press service
of the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee.
The conference is organized by Gomel Sci-Tech Park in association with the
Gomel Oblast Executive Committee.
Under the governme...
GOMEL, 11 September (BelTA) ? Joint training programs between Germany and
Belarus have been progressing very nicely, Ambassador Extraordinary and
Plenipotentiary of Germany to Belarus Wolfram Maas told reporters. The
German diplomat is on a visit to Gomel Oblast on 11-12 September, BelTA
The diplomat said he was impressed by the knowledge of the German language
GOMEL, 9 September (BelTA) - An international meeting of collectors from
Belarus and Russia opened in Gomel on 7 September, BelTA has learnt.
Taking part in the event were famous collectors from Moscow, St.
Petersburg, Tula, Ulyanovsk, Pyatigorsk, Samara and a number of Belarus?
regions. They included Vladimir Titkov, chief editor of the almanac Lavka
Kollectsionera (Collector?s Store) ...
GOMEL, 4 September (BelTA) - An international meeting of collectors will
take place at the Gomel Culture Center on 7-8 September, BelTA learnt from
the culture center.
Such meeting will be held in Gomel for the first time. Taking part in the
meeting will be collectors from Belarus, Russia, Ukraine and Moldova.
Clubs from Moscow, Kyiv, Chisinau and other cities will be represented.
MINSK, 21 June (BelTA) - Pensions will be raised in Belarus on 1 July
2013. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko signed relevant Decree No.
278 Concerning pension rises on 20 June, BelTA learnt from the
presidential press service.
Under the document, labor pensions will be re-calculated as from 1 July.
According to the press service, as a result labor pensions will be raised