Maksim Yermalovich

Belarus hoping to receive third tranche of EFSD loan in December

The Belarusian finance ministry is hoping to receive the third tranche of a loan from the Eurasian Fund for Stabilization and Development (EFSD) before the end of this year, First Deputy Minister Maksim Yermalovich told reporters in Minsk on Friday.

Uladzimir Amaryn and Maksim Yermalovich seen as likeliest candidates for finance minister

Uladzimir Amaryn and Maksim Yermalovich are the two likeliest candidates for the job of finance minister, according to experts.

Minsk signs $2-billion loan deal with VTB Bank

VTB Bank and the Belarusian Council of Ministers on Thursday signed an agreement whereby the former is to provide a $2-billion short-term loan to Minsk, said the Russian bank's press office