Alyaksandr Lukashenka warned on Friday that he would not steer the country toward drastic market reforms.
The Belarusian economy needs structural reforms to emerge from the ongoing crisis, US Charge d’Affaires Michael Scanlan said in an interview with BelaPAN on Thursday.
The Belarusian economy ministry will raise the producer price ceilings for dairy products, beef and pork later this month and in October, said the press office of the ministry, BelaPAN reports.
The Belarusian government plans to abolish a number of taxes and introduce other liberalization measures in the sphere in 2011, Dzmitry Kiyko, a departmental chief at the finance ministry, told reporters in Minsk on September 9, as quoted by
Denmark is interested in developing not only economic but also trade and political cooperation with Belarus
Denmark is interested in developing not only economic but also trade and political cooperation with Belarus, Danish lawmaker Eva Kjer Hansen said in Minsk on September 8 while meeting with Viktar Huminski, deputy chairperson of the House of Representatives, as quoted by
Foreign businesspeople have trust in the Belarusian economy and are ready to invest, Mikalay Ladutska, chairman of the Minsk City Executive Committee, said at a news conference held in the Belarusian capital city on Wednesday, as quoted by
Belarus needs more help from China\'s commerce ministry to carry out economic projects, official says
Belarus needs more help from China's commerce ministry to carry out projects in a wide range of economic sectors, Ihar Voytaw, head of the State Committee on Science and Technologies, said in Minsk on August 24 while meeting with Fang Xenbing, deputy general manager of the
The private sector is still reluctant to invest in the road service industry and set up service businesses in small cities, Mr. Sidorski said.
Ukraine's accession to the Customs Union of Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia is impossible "above all due to economic motives," Ukrainian Ambassador Roman Bezsmetrnyi told reporters in Minsk on August 18, as quoted by BelaPA
Syria is ready to carry out 13 cooperation projects with Belarus, Syrian Economy Minister Lamia Asi said Tuesday in Minsk during a meeting of the Belarus-Syria Business Cooperation Council, as quoted by BelaPAN.
This year has seen a rise in foreign investors’ activity in Belarus, Viktar Kavalenka, director of the National Investment Agency, told reporters in Minsk on Friday, as quoted by BelaPAN.
The Minsk-based Institute of Privatization and Management predicts the inflation rate to accelerate significantly in Belarus in the latter half of this year, expert Dzmitry Kruk said at a “roundtable” discussion held in the capital city on Thursday, as quoted by
\"There\'s a great risk that our government will start chasing positions in the World Bank\'s survey instead of creating a normal business and investment environment...
Foreign Minister Syarhey Martynaw met with his German counterpart, Guido Westerwelle, during his July 7-8 visit to Berlin, BelaPAN reports.
The sixth meeting of the Belarusian-German Council for Economic Cooperation is taking place in Berlin on July 8, Andrey Savinykh, spokesman for the Belarusian foreign ministry, said at Thursday’s briefing, as quoted by Be
The economies of Belarus and Ukraine are "moving in different directions," Ukrainian Ambassador Roman Bezsmertnyi said in an interview with BelaPAN.
The Belarusians are feeling optimistic about their financial situation in 2010, suggests a poll taken by the Vilnius-based Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies, as quoted by BelaPAN.
Experts unveil findings of poll studying public\'s perception of social, economic situation in Belarus
Representatives of the Vilnius-based Belarusian Institute of Strategic Studies (BISS) held a news conference in Minsk on Wednesday to unveil the findings of a poll taken to study the public's perception of the social and economic situation in the country,
Finance Minister Andrey Kharkavets noted that EU`s lending had been tied to the implementation of the Stand-By Arrangement with the IMF. Since...
A Belarusian-Polish economic forum will take place in Minsk on June 9.
Belarus' international reserves decreased by $253.4 million, or 4.2 percent, in May to $5,792.4 million, said the National Bank of Belarus (NBB), BelaPAN reports.
Belarus posts seventh highest rise in consumer prices among post-Soviet countries in first four months
Belarus had the seventh highest rise in consumer prices among 13 post-Soviet countries in the first four months of 2010, according to a BelaPAN survey of the countries' official data.
The National Bank of Belarus (NBB) has warned that a rapid increase in the country's external debt amid its wide foreign trade deficit would make the economy more vulnerable and threaten its economic stability and solvency,
Three major investment agreements were signed during the Seventh Homyel Economic Forum, which was held in Homyel on May 20, BelaPAN reports.