| 23.01.2014GOMEL, 22 January (BelTA) - The chambers of commerce and industry of Gomel Oblast and Bryansk Oblast of Russia intend to develop cooperation in part of organizing exhibitions and fairs, and bolster ties in innovation activities and business education, President of the Bryansk Oblast Chamber of Commerce and Industry Tatiana Suvorova told BelTA in Gomel on 22 January. ?We would like to see more Belarusian manufacturers to participate in exhibitions and fairs held in Bryansk Oblast.
| 17.01.2014GOMEL, 16 January (BelTA) - The Belarusian public prosecution service will give the legal evaluation of some contracts that Belarusian companies have signed with foreign suppliers of equipment. The information was released by Prosecutor General of Belarus Alexander Konyuk in Dobrush on 16 January. The official was in Gomel Oblast on a working trip to get familiar with the state of affairs in the woodworking industry, BelTA has learned.
| 13.01.2014GOMEL, 11 January (BelTA) ? The industrial group Belorusneft plans to extract 1.65 million tonnes of oil in 2014 or as much as it did in 2013, the company?s press service told BelTA. Oil extraction in Belarus peaked in 1976 and has been falling ever since. Specialists believe that it will be possible to stop the trend brought about by the reduction of the extractable resources and the rising amount of difficult oil.
| 10.01.2014GOMEL, 10 January (BelTA) ? The Gomel Office of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BelCCI) will hold 24 fairs of consumer goods in Gomel Oblast in 2014, BelTA learnt from the BelCCI Gomel Office. The largest fairs will take place in Gomel, Rogachev, Svetlogorsk, Rechitsa, Mozyr, and Zhlobin. In particular, Gomel will host the international fair Spring in Gomel for the 15th time in May 2014.
| 26.12.2013GOMEL, 24 December (BelTA) ? The industrial group Belorusneft intends to raise the extraction of oil and gas condensate from its assets in Russia by 50% within three years, the press service of Belorusneft told BelTA. By 2017 the extraction of these hydrocarbons in Western Siberia is supposed to be at least 200,000 tonnes per annum while the company extracted 128,000 tonnes in 2013. The Belarusian company intends to raise the volume of extraction by utilizing the latest technologies for enhancing oil recovery.