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Belarus-India cooperation

17.09.2017

Plans of Belarusian-Indian cooperation outlined
Plans of Belarusian-Indian cooperation outlined Despite the fact that India has one of the largest armies in the world, and India is the first importer of arms, Belarus may cooperate with this country in many sectors. Machine building, wood processing, petrochemistry, production of medications. During Alexander Lukashenko’s visit to New Delhi, the list of joint project grew, just as the population of India, where a new person is born every second. In the nearest future India will be determining the future of the planet- this was stated by the President of Belarus during the meeting.

15.09.2017

New Ambassador of Belarus to Indonesia: We have same tasks as in India in this region
New Ambassador of Belarus to Indonesia: We have same tasks as in India in this region The Indonesian economy is considered one of the most promising. The new Ambassador of Belarus in that country, Valery Kolesnik, is instructed to intensify all the agreements that were reached earlier during the visit of Alexander Lukashenko. Belarus, Indonesia should establish joint ventures, Alexander Lukashenko says

14.09.2017

Indian businessman: We chose Belarus because of geographical proximity to Europe
Indian businessman: We chose Belarus because of geographical proximity to Europe Agreements in the field of education, scientific and technical cooperation, a memorandum in petrochemicals and a protocol in agriculture. The third visit of the President of Belarus to India has turned out to be rich and very productive. Before that, Alexander Lukashenko visited that country in 1997 and 2007. Over the last 10 years it has changed a lot. It's no wonder that now is a completely new page in the history of relations. The focus will be made on investments. Here Belarus has a special approach.

12.09.2017

Belarus, India to expand cooperation in petroleum, agriculture, science sectors
Belarus, India to expand cooperation in petroleum, agriculture, science sectors Belarus and India are expanding cooperation in oil and gas sector, agriculture, science and education. These are only some of the results of Alexander Lukashenko’s visit to this country. The Leela Palace in the center of Delhi became a temporary residence of the Belarusian President the day before and today in the day time.
Indian Premier about  prospects for business, investments in Belarus
Indian Premier about prospects for business, investments in Belarus India and Belarus are to expand cooperation in oil and gas sector. A package of documents on cooperation of the two counties was signed on September 12, 2017 in New Delhi. The Belarusian Potash Company and MTZ have signed agreements as well. These are the preliminary results of Alexander Lukashenko’s visit to India. Negotiations with the President of India are ahead. The sides will discuss further development of Belarus-India relations and cooperation in the format of Eurasian integration.
India’s Foreign Minister about trade, economic cooperation potential with Belarus
India’s Foreign Minister about trade, economic cooperation potential with Belarus India is a very prospective country, which, according to Alexander Lukashenko, will be determining the future planets in the nearest time. Belarus President in India: It's time for concrete projects The Foreign Ministries of Belarus and India must become a motivating force for economic relations. This was discussed at the meeting with the Foreign Affairs Minister of India Sushma Swaraj.
Belarus and India could cooperate in healthcare and medical tourism, Vice Premier of India says
Belarus and India could cooperate in healthcare and medical tourism, Vice Premier of India says Belarus intends to contribute to the development of India. At the meeting with the Vice-President of India, Belarusian leader Alexander Lukashenko expressed his desire to switch to economic specifics in the Belarusian-Indian relations.
Belarus President in India: It's time for specific contracts
Belarus President in India: It's time for concrete projects The solemn ceremony of the meeting of Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko took place in the presidential palace in New Delhi.
Belarus President arrives in India for talks September 11
Belarus President arrives in India for talks September 11 Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko will hold talks and a series of official meetings with the leadership of India in New Delhi on September 12. It is planned that almost all areas that are of mutual interest for Belarus and India will be considered. New Delhi has already hosted the Belarusian-Indian business forum, where the first working day ended with the signing of a dozen contracts. This economic background, of course, should serve as a good basis for today's negotiations.

11.09.2017

India to cooperate with Orsha Linen Mill
India to cooperate with Orsha Linen Mill Before the arrival of President Lukashenko in India, a grand Belarusian-Indian business forum is being held in New Delhi. Memorandums, agreements and contracts worth dozens of millions of dollars have been signed. 10 agreements signed during Belarusian-Indian business forum
President Lukashenko off to India on official visit
President Lukashenko off to India on official visit The President of Belarus headed off to India on an official visit. Board Number one took off from Minsk National Airport to New Delhi. On September 12, 2017 Alexander Lukashenko will be holding negotiations and a range of official meetings with India’s authorities. Practically all the sectors of mutual interest are at the center of attention. The sides will also exchange opinions on the international agenda.
Valery Malashko about Belarus-India cooperation in pharmaceutic sector
Valery Malashko about Belarus-India cooperation in pharmaceutic sector Cooperation in the pharmaceutic sector was discussed at the Belarusian-Indian forum in New Delhi. It will allow decreasing the price on some medication on the Belarusian market. Joint pharmaceutic production lines are planned to be established in Belarus this year. During the main part of the forum as many as 10 agreements were signed between Belarus and India.
Belarus to export first combine harvester trial models to India in September
Belarus to export first combine harvester trial models to India in September Memorandums, agreements and contracts worth dozens of millions of dollars, establishment of joint production plants of dumping trucks, cargo vehicles and tractors are in the prospect. The Belarusian-Indian business forum is being held in New Delhi on September 11, 2017. The forum gathered representatives of dozens of companies.
10 agreements signed during Belarusian-Indian business forum
10 agreements signed during Belarusian-Indian business forum The Government of Belarus promises support for joint projects with India. During the main part of the business forum, the partners concluded 10 agreements: in healthcare, tourism, agriculture, and mining. In 2016, the bilateral trade amounted to about $400 million. This is far from the figure that countries count on, since the potential is much greater. Now the parties are working to achieve a turnover of $1 billion in the near future.
Ambassador on Belarus-India economic cooperation
Ambassador on Belarus-India economic cooperation Heart-touching melodramas, fragrant tea with an image of the elephant and medicines of the highest quality. These are the first things that come to mind when talking about India. Today, this is a huge and growing economy. The Belarusian-Indian relations will top news headlines these days as the Belarus President is visiting India on September 11-12. In New Delhi, the President of Belarus will have an extensive negotiating program and meetings, including at the highest level.
Belarusian-Indian business forum to kick off in New Delhi
Belarusian-Indian business forum to kick off in New Delhi Belarus and India are striving for a $1 billion trade turnover. The results of trade have not yet reached this bar - it is likely that the visit of the Belarusian head of state on September 11-12 will become an impetus. Olga Yurut, Stolichnoe Televidenie reporter:By the evening of September 11, New Delhi is expecting board number one from Minsk. Alexander Lukashenko will have a busy schedule, but the business forum is already setting the economic tone to the political dialogue. It has already begun.
Belarus President to begin official visit to India September 11
Belarus President to begin official visit to India September 11 Belarusian-Indian relations and cooperation in the format of Eurasian integration will be the main political news in the coming days from New Delhi. Today begins the official visit of Alexander Lukashenko to India.

08.09.2017

Alexander Lukashenko to pay official visit to India on September 11-12
Alexander Lukashenko to pay official visit to India on September 11-12 Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko will pay an official visit to India on September 11-12.  In New Delhi, the head of state is expected to hold a number of official meetings, including at the highest level.  The President will meet with his Indian counterpart and the Prime Minister of India.

31.08.2017

President Lukashenko: Belarus two projects away from becoming world's leading potash producer
President Lukashenko: Belarus two projects away from becoming world's leading potash producer Belarus intends to become a world leader in the production of potash fertilizers, said President Alexander Lukashenko on August 31 at a meeting with Mikhail Gutseriev, Russian businessman and chairman of the Slavkali board of directors. Today, Belarus accounts for one seventh of the world export of potash fertilizers.

28.08.2017

Indian Culture Day takes place in Minsk on August 27
Indian Culture Day takes place in Minsk on August 27 Fragrances of Indian spices were felt in the air and national music sounded in the center of Minsk on August 27. The Upper Town hosted a holiday dedicated to the culture of India. On this occasion, the famous Indian dance band arrived in the Belarusian capital. The audience heard the original performance of Indian music on traditional Indian instruments. The familiar melodies did not leave anyone indifferent.

25.08.2017

Belorusneft opens official representative office in India
Belorusneft opens official representative office in India Belorusneft has opened the official representative office in India. The headquarters will be located in the Assam state - this is the eastern part of the republic. This step is aimed at strengthening cooperation with one of the largest players in the Indian oil market. The joint project consists of 12 stages and the most important is the development of the oldest deposit of oil in the world. For the Belarusian side, this is a prestigious project with good financial results.

21.08.2017

India through the eyes of Belarusian artists: exhibition IND-BEL-ART opens in Minsk
India through the eyes of Belarusian artists: exhibition IND-BEL-ART opens in Minsk India through the eyes of Belarusian artists. The exhibition with an unusual name IND-BEL-ART opened at the National Museum of History. It is the result of a 10-day tour of four artists to India. Vera Yagovdik artist:People are very open, just incredible. It seems to me that we have become very popular during these days in the Indian facebook, because everybody wanted to take a photo with us.

15.08.2017

Alexander Lukashenko congratulates President of India on Independence Day anniversary
Alexander Lukashenko congratulates President of India on Independence Day anniversary The 70th anniversary of independence from the British Empire is celebrated in India on August 15, 2017. The celebrations began from the very morning in the Red Fortress in New Delhi, thousands of people and distinguished guests attended the event.

14.08.2017

Belarus, India realize 3 large joint pharmaceutic projects
Belarus, India realize 3 large joint pharmaceutic projects Belarus and India are realizing three large joint pharmaceutic projects. The value of investments has summed up to three million dollars. All these projects are at different stages of readiness. For instance, a scientific research laboratory was opened in Beshenkovichi last month.

26.07.2017

Illegal migrants from India detained in Belarus trying to get to EU
Illegal migrants from India detained in Belarus trying to get to EU A channel of illegal migration from India to the European Union was suppressed by Belarusian border guards. On July 25, in the Grodno region border guard officers found traces in the direction of the state border. As it turned out later, there were three violators - they are all citizens of India. The people from South Asia planned to get to France via Belarus. They got to Belarus using a group tourist visa. This was the end of the legal part of their route.

30.01.2017

Belarus to ship equipment for microchips to India
Belarus to ship equipment for microchips to India Belarus plans to supply equipment for the production of microchips to India. The unique development of Belarusian scientists allows increasing the speed of manufacturing boards by several times and also significantly reducing the final cost. There are no analogues to such equipment on the post-Soviet space. The technology is used by the enterprises of Belarus, Russia and China. Foreign partners are interested in other developments of Belarus, too. On January 27, many of them were presented at an exhibition of achievements in the National Academy of Sciences.

13.01.2017

HIV medications to produce in Belarus
Belarus, India to produce medicines against HIV in Skidel A plant near Grodno will manufacture drugs for the treatment of HIV infection. The first stone was laid in the foundation of the new pharmaceutical plant on January, 12. The amount of investment in Belarusian-Indian project will be about $3 million. It is expected that three joint pharmaceutical plants will be opened in Belarus.

23.11.2016

Confederation of Indian Industry may open office in Belarus
Confederation of Indian Industry may open office in Belarus Belarus hopes to reach a higher level of trust of the strategic partnership with India. Belarusian logistics, expanding the horizons of trading, are actively involved in the delivery of goods to Indian colleagues.  With their help, Belarusian-made goods are exported not only to India but also to Pakistan, the UAE and other countries in Southeast Asia. The next step could be the opening in Belarus of an office of the Confederation of Indian Industry.

15.11.2016

Belarus' exposition opens at International Trade Fair in New Delhi
Belarus' exposition opens at International Trade Fair in New Delhi Belarusian MAZ trucks, famous candies and road machinery in India. A national exposition of Belarus opened at the international trade fair in New Delhi. The country has presented famous domestic brands. These are products from 60 Belarusian companies in the field of mechanical engineering, petrochemical, light and food industries. During the national exposition, Belarus will present its companies and their products. There will also be a business matchmaking session. The 10th meeting of "Belarus-India" Business Council will take place, too.

07.11.2016

Vegetarians and meat eaters: who has it better?
Vegetarians and meat eaters: who has it better? Historically, Belarusians eat meat and potatoes a lot. However, vegetarian diet is growing in popularity these days. Who lives more and who has it better? Anastasia Benedisyuk has the story. The Adamovich family has a farmstead and cannot imagine their lives without meat. Even three-year-old Dasha loves it. They eat meat of all kinds every day: pork, beef, and chicken. Yulia Adamovich, Rzhavka agrotown resident:In my opinion, all men are supposed to eat meat.

23.08.2016

New Belarusian-Indian pharmaceutical plant to appear in Belarus
New Belarusian-Indian pharmaceutical plant to appear in Belarus A new pharmaceutical plant will appear in Belarus. Today in Minsk, a capsule at the site of future production facility was laid. The investment project will be implemented with the participation of Indian partners.

26.06.2016

Alexander Lukashenko: Belarus-India relations need further impetus
Alexander Lukashenko: Belarus-India relations need further impetus Tashkent hosted a meeting of the Council of Heads of Member States of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization. The President of Belarus also took part in it as an observer. This makes Belarus the only European country to have acquired such a status. The Shanghai Cooperation Organization, founded 15 years ago, groups China, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan. Six other countries have observer status.
Alexander Lukashenko: Belarus is ready to become active "field player" in SCO
Alexander Lukashenko: Belarus is ready to become active "field player" in SCO Reports on the All-Belarusian People's Assembly flew to many countries around the world. But news from Belarus doesn't often hit the headlines, even in Russia. All main Russian TV channels are present in Belarus, including the one broadcasting our program. However, not the same can be said about Belarusian channels. The story about how one of Belarusian TV channels has been attempting to get airtime in the cable network of Moscow is proverbial.

15.05.2016

Mikhail Myasnikovich about Belarusian-Indian tractor and Bollywood films - exclusive interview to the TV program Picture of the World
Mikhail Myasnikovich about Belarusian-Indian tractor and Bollywood films - exclusive interview to the TV program Picture of the World Simultaneously with the opening of the Turkmen embassy in Minsk, a Belarusian house was being opened in an Asian country. A service repair house in India. Now it will be able to fully serve 'Belarusian elephants' - BelAZ trucks that India intends to buy from us. That country is interesting, unusual and not that simple. Later we will watch the special report on India but now let's watch an interview with chairman of the upper house of the Belarus parliame
Belarusian flax worth $1 million and reason why Indian students want to study in Minsk: results of Belarus-India business forum
Belarusian flax worth $1 million and reason why Indian students want to study in Minsk: results of Belarus-India business forum Our special correspondent Olga Petrashevskaya has more details on the visit of the Belarusian parliamentary delegation to India. Let’s watch this story. If we imagine that the world economy is a road, then it can be said that India a giant racing car moving at an enormous speed. It is difficult to overtake it when it comes to the rate of growth. However, if you join its pace and try to stay close, you may succeed.
Mikhail Myasnikovich, Chairman of the upper chamber of Belarus parliament
Integrity, competence and geography: Why are big powers interested in cooperation with Belarus? Chairman of the Council of the Republic of Belarus' National Assembly Mikhail Myasnikovich, together with other parliamentarians and businessmen, visited India and met with almost all high-ranking officials of that vast country and opened a BelAZ service center. But to put in order all the events of last week and understand why Belarus is a point of interest of many world powers, let us begin the program with a piece of interview from the Indian capital New Delhi, from where we have just come back.

13.05.2016

Belarusian university signs cooperation program with National Institutes of Technology
Belarusian university signs cooperation program with National Institutes of Technology The Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radio Electronics (BSUIR) has signed a program of cooperation with the National Institutes of Technology of India. The ceremony was attended by rectors of the educational institutions and the speaker of the upper chamber of the Belarusian parliament, Mikhail Myasnikovich. 
Belarus-India business forum: Visas, flight links and 13 cooperation agreements
Belarus-India business forum: Visas, flight links and 13 cooperation agreements The Belarusian-Indian business forum in Delhi brought together several dozen Belarusian companies on May 12. Taking part in it was the Belarusian parliamentary delegation headed by speaker of the upper house of the parliament, who is visiting Delhi these days. The forum brought together chiefs of both state-owned enterprises and representatives of private business. The sides signed 13 cooperation agreements in New Delhi. The largest Belarusian enterprises MAZ, MTZ, BelAZ, Mogilevkhimvolokno and Orsha Linen Mill signed contracts with Indian companies.
BelAZ service center to open in India May 13
BelAZ service center to open in India May 13 The Belarusian automobile giant is expanding the boundaries. BelAZ service center is going to open in the Indian city of Nagpur May 13.  This event was preceded by the signing of a tripartite agreement between the Belarusian manufacturer and Indian companies on the long-term maintenance of equipment and BelAZ supply guarantees. Taking part in the opening ceremony will be speaker of the upper chamber of the Belarusian parliament Mikhail Myasnikovich, who is on a visit to India. 

12.05.2016

Belarus to organize trolleybus traffic in Indian cities: "We know how to do this job"
Belarus to organize trolleybus traffic in Indian cities: 'We know how to do this job' A Belarusian-Indian business forum, which brought together several dozen domestic companies, started in New Delhi May 12. Taking part in it is Belarus' parliamentary delegation headed by speaker of the upper house of the parliament. The forum brought together leaders of both state-owned enterprises and representatives of private business. It is known that today the business community has added some specific projects to preliminary agreements.
Free trade may be established between India and Eurasian Economic Union
Free trade may be established between India and Eurasian Economic Union One of the largest economies in the world is ready to establish close contacts with Belarus. Belarusian parliamentarians, headed by the Chairman of the upper chamber of the parliament, are visiting India. On May 11 Mikhail Myasnikovich met in Delhi with Indian President Pranab Mukherjee. The speaker of the upper chamber of the Belarusian parliament voiced the initiative to establish free trade regime between the Eurasian Economic Union and India. 
India interested in supplies of Belarusian flax
India interested in supplies of Belarusian flax The first meeting of the working group on textiles has been held within the framework of the visit of the parliamentary delegation of India. The sides discussed an increase in export and identified new areas of cooperation, particularly in the fashion industry. India is interested in supplies of Belarusian flax. Given the hot climate of that South Asian country, Belarus' natural fabrics are in demand there.

08.05.2016

Belarus-India cooperation: from trolleybuses to information technologies
Belarus-India cooperation prospects: from trolleybuses to IT The Minsk Motor Plant has been producing engines for half a century. MAZ, BelAZ and MTZ are over 70 years old each. But the trolleybus is the product of modern Belarus. It is in demand in Russia and other former Soviet countries. Now Belarusian producers are going to tempt... India. One of the largest economies in the world, with the second largest population on earth, it has not yet "mastered" trolleybuses! Why not offer them these products?

11.04.2016

President Lukashenko expresses condolences over tragic fire in India
Belarus' President expresses condolences over tragic fire in India The number of victims of the blaze in India has risen to 109 people. Almost 380 are hospitalized. Many victims are in critical condition. Fire experts continue to work at the scene. News agencies report that the district administration, where the incident occurred, had not given permission for a festival with fireworks. The fire started in the temple the day before, when one of the firecrackers fell on the roof of a warehouse with fireworks. This caused an explosion and the collapse of several buildings.

06.04.2016

Belarus' MPs, businessmen set to visit India
Belarus' MPs, businessmen set to visit India A parliamentary delegation and businessmen of Belarus are preparing a visit to India with business proposals and export projects. A meeting took place on April 6 in the Council of the Republic to discuss Belarus' export capabilities in India. The key areas of cooperation are science, pharmaceutical, military-technical sphere, as well as export of Belarusian quarry equipment. A business forum to expand cooperation between Belarus and India will be held during the delegation's visit.

26.01.2016

Indian company seeking Belarus' potash deliveries
Indian company seeking Belarus' potash deliveries An Indian company has signed a five-year memorandum on deliveries of Belarusian potash fertilizers. The countries will also expand the bilateral cooperation in the field of pharmaceuticals and energy.  Among the priorities for 2016 is the creation of joint ventures, as well as the implementation of new projects on the use of alternative energy sources. Active cooperation will continue in the field of defense, engineering, science and business.  In 2015, trade between Belarus and India amounted to about $400 million.

02.12.2015

Belarus, India outline key cooperation areas
Belarus, India outline key cooperation areas Pharmaceuticals, military-technical cooperation, engineering and science. Belarus has outlined the basic directions of cooperation with India. 170 million dollars will be earmarked for these priority areas.  This money is part of a soft loan India gave to Belarus. The development of the bilateral cooperation on December 2 was discussed in the upper chamber of the Belarusian Parliament at a meeting with the Ambassador of India to Belarus.

18.10.2015

Presidents of India and Iran, Qatar's Emir congratulate Alexander Lukashenko on re-election
Presidents of India and Iran, Qatar's Emir congratulate Alexander Lukashenko on re-election Alexander Lukashenko continues to receive congratulations on his election to a new term.  The President of India, stressed: "The two countries have traditionally been linked by close ties of friendship and multifaceted bilateral cooperation and the excellent mutual understanding in the international arena. I am confident that our bilateral relations have reached new heights under your continuing leadership of Belarus," reads the message of the President of India.

13.09.2015

Alexander Lukashenko wants to use Belarus-India decades-long ties
Alexander Lukashenko wants to use Belarus-India decades-long ties A meeting between the Indian and Belarusian leaders was held in June 2015. Back then the two presidents agreed to increase the volume of trade and signed a roadmap for cooperation noting several major contracts. Indian partners have again visited the Belarusian capital this week. This time, the delegation was headed by the Minister of Industry and Trade.

08.09.2015

Alexander Lukashenko: In spite of different sizes of India and Belarus, we have much to offer India
Alexander Lukashenko: In spite of different sizes of India and Belarus, we have much to offer India President Alexander Lukashenko on September 7 met with the Minister of Trade and Industry of India as well as the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Belarus. In 2014, trade turnover between the two countries stood at just over $400 million, and in H1 2015 it already amounts to more than $300 million. Industry, mechanical engineering, pharmaceuticals, and potash are areas in which Belarus and India can find common ground for cooperation.

07.09.2015

Belarus ready for open cooperation with India in all fields
Belarus ready for open cooperation with India in all fields Belarus is ready for open cooperation with India in all fields, said President Alexander Lukashenko meeting with the Minister of Trade and Industry of that South Asian country. He also met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Belarus. Manoj Kumar Bharti is about to complete his diplomatic mission in Minsk. Trade and the economy is the foundation of any relationship, the President said. Therefore, the successful development of the dialogue in all fields is determined by the work of key ministries.
Pranab Mukherjee and Alexander Lukashenko in Minsk in July 2015
Indian delegation visiting Minsk 7 September An Indian delegation are on a visit in Minsk September 7. In the afternoon the Indian Minister of Commerce and Industry will hold talks with the head of the Council of the Republic of Belarus, the upper chamber. The nations reached a new level of cooperation after the recent visit of the President of India to Belarus during which several documents were signed. They concerned taxation, finance, standardization and information support. 

17.08.2015

Alexander Lukashenko congratulates President of India on Independence Day
Alexander Lukashenko congratulates President of India on Independence Day India celebrated last week one of the major national holidays - Independence Day. The main celebrations took place at the walls of the Red Fort. The Prime Minister raised the flag over the main bastion of the medieval fortress, then watches the guard of honor and addresses to the nation. This tradition is already 69 years old. In 1947 this day the Indian Independence Act was adopted. Since then, the festival has been celebrated every year.

08.06.2015

What do Belarus and India have in common? Review of Pranab Mukherjee's visit to Belarus Bollywood melodramas, Bangalore Square in Minsk and the famous tea with an elephant. Despite the distance, India has been close to the heart of every Belarusian since Soviet times. Now, apparently, it is time to restart the bilateral relations. This fashionable word in the world of diplomacy is the best to describe the first official visit of the President of India to Belarus.
Indian President's photos from Belarus now on Twitter
Indian President's and German Chancellor's photos from Belarus now on Twitter, Instagram Indian President's and German Chancellor's photos from Belarus now on Twitter, Instagram The President of India posted on his Twitter a photo of his official visit to Belarus. Pranab Mukherjee has published 45 photographs taken in Minsk. They depict formal negotiations and informal communication with President Alexander Lukashenko, the business forum and the opening of a bust of Gandhi at the Belarusian State University. Angela Merkel's social activity has also been connected with Belarus last week. 
Pranab Mukherjee and Alexander Lukashenko meeting in Minsk
Where does Minsk-New Dehli roadmap lead? Belarus is becoming attractive to the largest countries of the world. In less than six months of 2015, Minsk was visited by the firsts persons of France, Germany, Russia, Ukraine, China, and India.  The last two countries are the most populous in the world. In total, India and China make up a third of the world's population (if not more). In relations with such countries, both economy and politics are equally important.

04.06.2015

Engineering giants ready to expand RHD vehicles lineup for Indian market
Engineering Giants ready to expand RHD vehicles lineup for Indian market Minsk Automobile Plant (MAZ) is ready to expand the lineup of right-hand drive vehicles for the Indian market, said Belarusian Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov as he met with the Indian largest holding group’s President on 4 June. The issues of cooperation in high technologies, petrochemical industry, logistics, and alternative energy were discussed as well.

03.06.2015

Alexander Lukashenko: Belarus' isolation hopeless thanks to cooperation with countries like India
Alexander Lukashenko: Belarus' isolation impossible thanks to cooperation with countries like India The attempts to isolate Belarus will always be hopeless as long as we maintain relations with such giants as India, said Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko at the meeting with Indian President Pranab Mukherjee on 3 June. The politicians held talks in narrow format. Alexander Lukashenko emphasized the importance of today's meeting. The Head of State noted that the countries have all possibilities for strengthening trade and economic relations.

25.05.2015

Indian President to travel to Belarus June 2 for three-day visit
Indian President to travel to Belarus June 2 for three-day visit The India President intends to travel to Minsk with on three-day visit. The Indian embassy in Belarus told the CTV channel that Pranab Mukherjee arrives on June 2. In April 2015, during a visit to India, Belarus Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei held cooperation talks with the leadership of major Indian companies.  Belarus would like to supply to India heavy trucks and agricultural and automotive engineering. In addition, the sides discussed the creation of joint ventures.