Alexander Lukashenko: Belarus prepared to offer projects beneficial for Qatar


Alexander Lukashenko: Belarus prepared to offer projects beneficial for Qatar

Belarus is prepared to offer projects that are beneficial for Qatar. Alexander Lukashenko announced that during the talks with the Emir of Qatar, Sheikh Tamim Bin Hamad Al Thani. The Belarus’ President arrived to Qatar for an official visit.

The meeting began with the official ceremony with the guard of honor was taking part. Anthems of both countries were performed.

The President of Belarus and the Emir of Qatar welcome members of official delegations. Afterwards, they headed to a meeting hall.

The main issues discussed during the meeting were related to the cooperation in different spheres.

Today, two countries have good and strong relations. However, the turnover is not so large. This meeting is a good opportunity to understand how to develop the cooperation between countries. The Heads of State were talking about investments and creation of joint projects.

There is a possibility to export Belarusian woodworking and food products. The Belarusian party is ready to allow the government work on projects beneficial for both countries.

It is the third visit of Alexander Lukashenko to Qatar. Among the countries of the Middle East, Qatar is the largest investor in the Belarusian economy. They have invested about 130 million dollars for the last few years.

Qatar is the wealthiest country in the world according to its GDP. It possesses large resources of oil and gas.

After visiting Qatar, the President of Belarus will head to the United Arab Emirates. During the visit, it is planned to discuss question related to the bilateral cooperation of Belarus and the UAE.