The elimination of the consequences of last week's hurricane continues in Belarus. Chinese businessmen have decided to help the Minsk region.
Smolevichi District administration:
Despite the fact that everything is okay in financial terms there, this aid is still very valuable. I want to thank our Chinese friends who can to support us in this difficult time.
Cash certificates have been handed today to the leadership of Minsk Oblast.
As much as $150,000 will be spent on reconstruction works in Smolevichi district.
Earlier, businessmen from China have already allocated $100,000 to the affected region's fund. It is here where the Chinese-Belarusian Industrial Park is being constructed. The hurricane damaged some facilities at the construction site.
One Chinese worker was injured during the rampant disaster.
Li Jinwei, head of a representative office of a Chinese engineering corporation in the Republic of Belarus:
It is painful to look at this: destroyed houses and rural infrastructure. And we very much hope that the assistance that we have provided will help your people. And that the consequences of the hurricane will be eliminated very quickly.