Syarhey Sidorski

Police confirm that jailed opposition activist Kanstantsin Zhukowski has been on hunger strike since Friday

Police have confirmed that Homyel opposition activist Kanstantsin Zhukowski has been on hunger strike since being jailed on Friday, BelaPAN reports.

Opposition activist in Homyel region hospitalized with head injury after arrest

Kanstantsin Zhukowski, a coordinator of the Belarusian Christian Democracy (BCD) party, was taken to the surgery unit of the Petrykaw District Hospital with a head injury after an arrest in the Homyel region on September 17,

China\'s CAMC Engineering ready to build Belarusian gas terminal in Lithuania

China's CAMC Engineering is ready to build a seaport and liquefied gas terminal in Lithuania that will be controlled by the Belarusian government, the press office of the Belarusian Council of Ministers told BelaPAN

Prime Minister Sidorski to take part in Belarus Investment Forum to be held in Frankfurt on November 17

Prime Minister Syarhey Sidorski will take part in the Belarus Investment Forum that will take place in Frankfurt am Main on November 17 within the framework of the 13th Euro Finance Week, Deputy Economy Minister Andrey Tur told reporters in Minsk on Friday,

PM Sidorski demands measures to draw private capital to small cities

The private sector is still reluctant to invest in the road service industry and set up service businesses in small cities, Mr. Sidorski said.

Enough grain will be harvested this year for domestic needs and export

Enough grain will be harvested this year for domestic needs of the country and for export, Prime Minister Syarhey Sidorski told reporters on August 13 while staying in Kalinkavichy, Homyel region, as quoted by BelaPAN

Belarus will be main potato supplier to Tatarstan, says president of the Russian republic

Belarus will be the main potato supplier to Tatarstan, Rustam Minnikhanov, president of Tatarstan, a republic inside the Russian Federation, told reporters in Minsk on Thursday following his talks with Belarusian Prime Minister Syarhey Sidorski, a meeting with Alyaksandr L

President of Russia’s Tatarstan to visit Minsk on Thursday

The president of Russia’s Republic of Tatarstan, Rustam Minnikhanov, is expected to visit Minsk on Thursday, BelaPAN reports.

Prime Minister Sidorski urges Israel\'s Fishman Group to speed up Hi-Tech Park project

Belarusian Prime Minister Syarhey Sidorski has called on Israel's Fishman Group to speed up the Hi-Tech Park (HTP) project in Minsk, as quoted by BelaPAN.

Lukashenka discusses establishment of state financial agency with government officials, bankers

Alyaksandr Lukashenka on Tuesday directed that the government should finalize papers regarding the establishment of a state financial agency "in the near future."

Prime ministers of Belarus, Lithuania meet in Nyasvizh

The prime ministers of Belarus and Lithuania, Syarhey Sidorski and Andrius Kubilius, had an informal meeting in Nyasvizh, Minsk region, on July 27, BelaPAN reports.

Prime ministers of Belarus, Lithuania meet in Nyasvizh

The prime ministers of Belarus and Lithuania, Syarhey Sidorski and Andrius Kubilius, had an informal meeting in Nyasvizh, Minsk region, on July 27, BelaPAN reports.

Prime Minister Sidorski discusses gas terminal project with Lithuanian counterpart

Prime Minister Syarhey Sidorski met with his Lithuanian counterpart, Andrius Kubilius, in Nyasvizh, Minsk region, on July 27, BelaPAN reports.

Government forms delegation to Belarusian-Lithuanian energy cooperation commission

The government has formed the Belarusian delegation to a Belarusian-Lithuanian energy cooperation commission, said the Council of Ministers press office, as quoted by BelaPAN.

European Ski Federation president promises help to Belarus

The European Ski Federation (ESF) plans to help Belarus develop its ski sports, ESF President Peter Schroecksnadel told reporters in Minsk on Tuesday, as quoted by BelaPAN.

Belarusian premier orders energy ministry to attract private investments

The Belarusian authorities are ready to offer investors various benefits such as exemption from the payment of tax on land used for the construction of facilities...

Prime minister alarmed by poor quality of Chinese equipment supplied to cement plants

Prime Minister Syarhey Sidorski on Tuesday directed that the construction ministry should tighten control over the quality of Chinese equipment supplied to Belarusian cement plants, BelaPAN reports.

Belarus joins Customs Union but differences persist

Despite the establishment of the Customs Union, Russia has refused to scrap its export duty on crude oil and petroleum products supplied to Belarus.

Belarusian lawmakers passed ratification bill for Customs Union’s Code, sources say

A final decision on Belarus’ accession to the Customs Union of Kazakhstan and Russia will be taken by Alyaksandr Lukashenka...

Customs Union ratification not on agenda of Belarusian legislature`s final meeting

On June 30, the Belarusian National Assembly rises for the summer recess.

Belarus said to have borrowed $200m from Azerbaijan for 12 days

“On June 21, Belarusian Prime Minister Syarhey Sidorski asked the prime minister of Azerbaijan to grant Belarus a short-term loan because of the situation emerged...

Prime ministers of Belarus, Lithuania attend inauguration ceremony of DIY hypermarket in Minsk

The Belarusian and Lithuanian prime ministers attended the inauguration ceremony of an OMA DIY hypermarket in Minsk on Monday, BelaPAN reports.

Prime ministers of Belarus, Lithuania attend inauguration ceremony of DIY hypermarket in Minsk

The Belarusian and Lithuanian prime ministers attended the inauguration ceremony of an OMA DIY hypermarket in Minsk on Monday, BelaPAN reports.

Large Chinese delegation arrives in Minsk

A large Chinese delegation has arrived in Minsk to take part in the 11th meeting of the Belarusian-Chinese Commission for Economic Cooperation, BelaPAN reports.

Lithuania interested in investment in Belarus, premier says

Belarusian Prime Minister Syarhey Sidorski said that Minsk was also interested in cooperation with the neighboring country.