Belarusian President Promotes Increased Food Exports to Hunan Province

Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko on Thursday [13 April 2017] said that Belarus has all possibilities to increase food supplies to China’s Hunan province, local media reported. During the meeting with China’s Communist Party Secretary of Hunan Province Du Jiahao in Minsk Lukashenko said Belarus is interested increasing food supplies to Hunan Province and first of

China’s UnionPay Cards Now Accepted by BPS-Sberbank

BPS-Sberbank has become the second commercial bank in Belarus to accept China’s UnionPay cards, according to Shanghai-based UnionPay International Wednesday [12 April 2017]. According to the agreement, BPS-Sberbank will accept and issue UnionPay cards within the year and the two parties will also cooperate on launching mobile payment services in Belarus…Full Article: ECNS.cn Apr 2017

Belarus and China to Deepen Cooperation on Farm Machinery Projects and Sales of Confectionery Products

Harbin Deputy Agriculture Mayor Zhang Wanping, the head of the official delegation of the People’s Republic of China to Belarus, expressed interest in setting up joint companies with Belarus to produce farm machinery and confectionery during a meeting with the Gomel authorities, BelTA has learned…Full Article: Eng.belta.by Mar 2017 Key Point According the head of

Hunan Province’s Changsha Links Up Freight Train Service to Minsk

A new cargo train linking central China’s Hunan Province and Belarus has started operation. The train linking China with Eastern Europe, which has 41 carriages carrying electronic products, garments, optical cables and machine parts, departed from Hunan’s capital Changsha late Wednesday [18 January 2017]…Full Article: ECNS.cn Jan 2017 Key Point This is Hunan Province’s fifth

Belarus Hopes to Get Chinese Trade Approval for Meat and Dairy Products

Belarus hopes to enter the Chinese market with a proposal of a wide choice of food products, Belarus’ Agriculture and Food Minister Leonid Zayats told media on 28 September, BelTA has learned. “34 dairies are currently open for supplies to the Chinese market. Six more meat and one baby food companies are pending decision,” the

China Development Bank to Finance Potash Factory Construction in Belarus

Belarusbank and China Development Bank (CDB) have signed a credit agreement of 1.4 billion U.S. dollars for a potash project in Belarus, the state-owned Belarusian bank said in a statement. The agreement, signed on Friday [17 June 2016], stipulates the procedure for financing the project of building the mining and processing factory Slavkaliy, using raw