A. Lukashenko: Production and economy should work non-stop

3 April 2020
he President outlined the main criteria for the enterprises' leadership assesment as production efficiency, not quantitative indicators. He stated that during a working trip to Smolevichi District.  Alexander Lukashenko visited the organizations of Servolux Group of Companies -  semi-finished production from poultry and a dairy farm.  The President urges private owners to take care of people and help in the development of rural settlements near which their production is located.  
The sowing campaign shouldn't slow down. The Minister of Agriculture said that all regions have begun sowing early spring crops at the proper pace. It is necessary to sow more actively in such weather conditions and increase the area for buckwheat so as not to depend on Russian supplies.
President instructed to prepare proposals for support of various sectors.
The presidential schedule remains unchanged, despite the difficult epidemiological situation. The position of Alexander Lukashenko in terms of economy is the same - it should work without stopping.  Otherwise, people will simply be left without salaries, and volumes and profits will be hard to make up. The state is ready to support business today.  
School holidays are likely to be extended for a week in connection with the potential occupancy of classes.  Mass events in Belarus are not banned.  All necessary measures for the non-proliferation of viral infection and the provision of necessary assistance are taken by doctors.