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26 May 2016 13:00
1st Belarusian-French Business forum opens in Paris
The Belarusian-French business forum is taking place in Paris for the first time. Our delegation consists of 50 members including businessmen and officials. The negotiations will touch upon trade, investment cooperation in industry, agriculture, energy and tourism.
The forum has been organized as part of the Belarusian-French business week and has a highly topical program. The main theme is the export of Belarusian products to the markets of France and Western Africa.
Representatives of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Ministry, the Transport and Communications Ministry, the Agriculture and Food Ministry will hold talks with representatives of the relevant ministries of France.
OSCE inspectors highly praised professionalism of Belarusian pilots
OSCE inspectors highly praised the Belarusian pilots of the 116th assault airbase. These days the representatives of the verification centers are visiting units of the military air forces and air defense forces of Belarus. In Grodno oblast the inspectors examined the warfare and got acquainted with the preparation of flight personnel. Their interest was attracted by aerobatic maneuvering performed by Belarusian pilots with Yak-130, L-39 and Su-25.
First student labor team left for All-Russian children's center "Orlenok"
The first this year’s student labor team has left Gomel for the All-Russian children's center "Orlenok". 26 Belarusian students will be working there on the Black Sea coast. The selection was very strict, with candidates interviewed by psychologists.
Gomel students have been working in "Orlenok" for five years. In total this summer the Gomel region student labor teams headquarters will employ about 10 thousand people.