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18.07.2017

Belarus plans to increase IT exports in 2017
Belarus plans to increase IT exports in 2017 Belarus plans to increase its exports of IT products by $1 billion in 2017, said July 18 the State Committee for Science and Technology. The results of the country's innovative development were summed up in Minsk. During the 10 years the Belarusian IT industry has stepped forward. Belarus has improved the legal framework and innovative infrastructure. The next step is providing scientists with the so-called risk right.

09.06.2017

Belarus to present 45 scientific and technical developments at EXPO 2017
Belarus to present 45 scientific and technical developments at EXPO 2017 President Lukashenko was to take part in the opening ceremony of EXPO 2017 in Astana. A Belarusian pavilion is presented at the exposition. The visitors of the event have a possibility to see the latest Belarusian scientific developments, ecotranspaort, harvesters on gas fuel. The main peculiarity of the Belarusian pavilion is its interactivity.

01.06.2017

Minsk hosts FinTech Conference 2017 for startups
Minsk hosts FinTech Conference 2017 for startups The best innovative project will be selected in Minsk. More than 20 teams from Russia and Belarus will present their startup ideas in the field of financial technologies. Among them is an app that is able to independently develop a business plan for any enterprise, and an airline ticket insurance project (in case the flight is delayed or canceled). The most relevant development will get a chance to enter the everyday life of ordinary people. The winner will receive a cash prize for business development.

30.05.2017

What will Belarus present at World Expo EXPO 2017?
What will Belarus present at World Expo EXPO 2017? On May 29, Belarus presented its developments that will be shown at the World Expo 2017. The annual forum will open in mid-June in the capital of Kazakhstan - Astana. In 2017, more than a hundred countries will present their vision of the future energy to at least two million visitors. Belarus is transporting to the EXPO electric buses, trucks and combines on gas fuel and smart home technologies.

29.05.2017

EXPO 2017: what is Belarus to present in Astana?
EXPO 2017: what is Belarus to present in Astana? Ecotransport and a harvester thresher on gas will be presenting Belarus at EXPO 2017. What is more, the quests off the exposition will get acquainted with Belarus’ latest scientific developments as the modular water clearing station, photoelements, biogas complexes and energy efficient building materials. The international exposition will be held from June 10 - September 10, 2017 in Astana. It will be dedicated to the energy of the future. Belarus will also present its investment projects.

24.05.2017

Alexander Shumilin: Belarus-China cooperation is developing dynamically
Alexander Shumilin: Belarus-China cooperation is developing dynamically An incubator of high-tech projects will be created in Belarus, and the building of an innovative center will soon be started in the industrial park. The development of scientific and technological cooperation in countries which are on the Silk Way was discussed at the forum in Minsk on May 23, 2017. The forum gathered representatives of nearly 100 organizations from 12 countries. The largest delegation was from China.

17.05.2017

China to consider $1bn loan for Belarus
China to consider $1bn loan for Belarus Joint construction of the economic belt of the Silk Road, investment opportunities worth billions of dollars and prospects for introducing a visa-free regime. These topics were discussed during the working visit of the President of Belarus to China. The final chord was the meeting of Alexander Lukashenko with the Chairman of the People's Republic of China, Xi Jinping. The heads of state discussed the results of the Beijing forum "One Belt, One Road", as well as key issues of bilateral relations.

16.05.2017

Belarus, China may introduce mutual one-month visa-free regime
Belarus, China may introduce mutual one-month visa-free regime Impressions of the Beijing forum, possible mutual visa-free regime for a period of 30 days and the creation of a working group on the fight against terrorism. The President of Belarus and Chinese President Xi Jinping on May 16 discussed a wide range of matters of cooperation between the two countries. The meeting discussed projects in economic, social and military areas. China will consider the opportunities of lending Belarus $1 billion for the modernization of oil refineries.

28.12.2016

Belarus, China creating venture capital investment fund
Belarus, China creating venture capital investment fund Belarus and China have created a venture capital investment fund. It will finance start-ups and the so-called growth companies. This is stipulated by the agreement on cooperation, which was signed in Minsk on 28 December.

04.08.2016

About 200 joint innovation projects: Belarusian and Chinese investors meeting in Minsk
About 200 joint innovation projects: Belarusian and Chinese investors meeting in Minsk About 200 innovative projects are being discussed today in Minsk. Belarusian and Chinese investors have met in Belarus. This is the first such forum in the history of cooperation between the two countries. The list of areas to interact in includes electronics, biopharmaceuticals, fine chemistry. In addition to the forum considered the establishment of industries based on the industrial park "Great Stone".

03.05.2016

Belarusian Industrial Forum opens in Minsk May 3
Belarusian Industrial Forum opens in Minsk May 3 Europe's largest parade of new technologies, Belarusian Industrial Forum, opens in Minsk May 3. By tradition, it will bring together several hundred participants, including foreign ones.  Global and regional industry leaders will present the newest and cutting-edge developments in the field of industrial production, oil and gas industry and the chemical industry.

27.04.2016

Unique agromobil to be presented at Belarusian Industrial Forum
Unique agromobil to be presented at Belarusian Industrial Forum More than 200 scientific developments and pieces of new technologies will be presented at the Belarusian Industrial Forum. The exhibition of achievements and innovations will open in Minsk on May 3. The main feature of the event will be energy-efficient innovations that will allow producing and saving at the same time. The Belarusian National Technical University will show guests of the forum and its potential investors an exclusive development - an agromobile.

19.04.2016

Belarus premier urges to use innovation potential in economic policy
Belarus premier urges to use innovation potential in economic policy The potential of the national innovation system should be fully used when solving the most important social and economic problems, said April 19 Belarus' premier Andrei Kobyakov at the meeting of the Presidium of the Council of Ministers of Belarus.

07.05.2015

Ukraine Contact Group meeting held in Minsk May 6
Ukraine Contact Group meeting held in Minsk May 6 Ways to resolve the crisis in Ukraine were discussed in Minsk on May 6. Taking part in it were representatives of Ukraine, Russia, OSCE, and the self-proclaimed Donetsk and Luhansk People's Republics. 

06.05.2015

Belarus, Russia working on cutting-edge industrial developments worth about $53 million
Belarus, Russia working on cutting-edge industrial developments worth about $53 million Belarus and Russia will implement over 30 joint programs in the field of industrial technology and science in 2016. Plans have been made to spend about $53 million this year alone for the first phase of cooperation, which includes 10 projects of the Belarus-Russia Union State. This direction chosen by Belarusian developers today allows occupying own niche in the industrial sector.