Belarus: Belaruskali has enough contracts to work at full capacity till March 2017

The state-owned Belarusian company OAO Belaruskali has enough potash export contracts to operate at full capacity till March 2017, a Belaruskali representative reported. Belaruskali’s production facilities have been operating at full capacity since July, when Belarus Potash Company (Belaruskali’s key export trader) signed long-term contracts to ship potash fertilizers to consumers in India and China…

Belarus and Pskov region enjoying growth in mutual trade

Belarus and Pskov region (Russia) demonstrated a considerable growth in the mutual trade in a number of positions. Cooperation prospects in various areas were discussed at the meeting of the Belarusian delegation led by Vice Premier Anatoly Kalinin with Pskov region governor Andrei Turchak, spokeswoman for the Belarusian Architecture and Construction Ministry Yevgeniya Filimonova reported.…

Azerbaijan to increase energy efficiency by 2020

Azerbaijan intends to increase energy efficiency by 20% till 2020, Director of the Institute for Scientific Research on Economic Reforms (ISRER) under the Ministry of Economy of the country Vilayat Veliyev said. He said that these objectives were described in “Azerbaijan 2020: Look into the Future” concept of development adopted by the country’s president. “In…

Ukraine: Q3 GDP growth sign of economic recovery

Ukraine`s GDP grew by 1.8% YoY in the third quarter of 2016, which was a sign of economic recovery in the country. Ukrainian Vice Prime Minister – Economic Development and Trade Minister Stepan Kubiv stated this at a meeting dedicated to the Strategy for Small and Medium Enterprises Development till 2020. “Yesterday Prime Minister Volodymyr…