The Minsk region and the Chinese province Zhejiang agreed to build the Center of Traditional Chinese Medicine in the Minsk region.
In accordance with the agreement, the Belarusian party and the Chinese party have particular obligations.
Thus, the Department of Health of the Minsk Regional Executive Committee will provide the Center of Traditional Chinese Medicine with rooms and necessary equipment. The Chinese party will send its specialists to treat Belarusians and to teach Belarusian doctors.
There are only two such centers in Belarus. They are situated in Minsk.
Natalia Boyarskaya, head of the Department of Health of the Minsk Regional Executive Committee:
The center will provide services to the citizens of the Republic of Belarus on prevention, treatment and rehabilitation. The main methods of traditional Chinese medicine are acupuncture, massage and use of medicinal herbs. During the opening of the Center of Traditional Chinese medicine, it is planned to establish bilateral relations between China and Belarus the fields of education, scientific research, health tourism and rehabilitation.