MINSK, 15 June (BelTA) - The preparation of Belarus' national stand for China Import Expo 2018 was discussed in Shanghai on 14 June, BelTA from the Belarusian Consulate in the Chinese city. These issues were in the spotlight of the meeting between Belarusian Consul in Shanghai Valery Matsel and representatives of the Bureau (Organizing Committee) of China Import Expo 2018. The expo is due in Shanghai on 5-10 November. “During the meeting the parties discussed the issues regarding Belarus' participation in the expo, outlined the measures to step up the work on the preparation the national stand of Belarus and participation of Belarusian companies and organizations in thematic pavilions,” the Consulate General informed.The debut China Import Expo 2018 will be a a big event which will be open to participation by all countries in the world. The total exhibition area is about 240,000 m2, of which 30,00 m2 has been allocated for the national pavilions. Hosts are the Ministry of … [Read more...] about Preparation of Belarus’ national stand for China Import Expo 2018 discussed in Shanghai
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MINSK, 7 May (BelTA) - Belarus hopes to sign agreements with China on 160 projects at the November expo in Shanghai, Belarus Economy Minister Vladimir Zinovsky said in an interview with the Belarus 1 TV channel, BelTA informs.“We have received a response from the Chinese Ministry of Commerce on 160 projects, agreements on which we are going to sign at the Shanghai exhibition in November. These potential 160 projects can be invested through China and implemented in our country,” the minister said.According to Vladimir Zinovsky, this doe not only concern investments in the Chinese-Belarusian industrial park, but also the implementation of investment proposals in the regions. “There is every chance to develop not at the expense of credit resources, but through China's investment,” he added.The Belarusian Economy Ministry is currently busy with working out an industrialization plan, which will comprise 1,700 investment projects, including proposals of district … [Read more...] about Belarus to sign agreements with China on 160 projects at November expo in Shanghai
Kristin A. Arnadottir, Iceland’s ambassador to China and the pavilion’s designer and organisers were on hand to personally welcome the first guests with Icelandic gifts. Iceland’s participation in EXPO 2010 is to introduce Iceland as a destination for tourism, cutting edge geothermal technology, Icelandic innovation and to nurture Sino-Icelandic political ties. The pavilion is the collaboration of over 60 Icelandic partners and is a co-operative project organised by the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, Reykjavik Energy, Landsvirkjun, Geysir Green Energy, Iceland Spring, The Blue Lagoon and Icelandair. … [Read more...] about Iceland’s Shanghai EXPO pavillion formally opens
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MINSK, 10 April (BelTA) – Belarus' exposition at China International Import Expo will span an area of 500 square meters, BelTA learned from the National Center for Marketing and Price Study at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus.“Belarus' national expo in the zone of country pavilions will occupy 160 square meters. It will span 500 square meters in the zone designed for business. Plans are in place to organize a Belarus-China business forum during the expo,” stated the source.The Belarusian participation at China International Import Expo is highly promising from the point of view of promotion of Belarusian goods to the markets of China and other countries. China is interested in cooperation with Belarusian industrial and science-technology enterprises, as well as with the educational institutions. Promising is the interaction with the innovations centers which cater to oil and mining industries, power engineering, automobiles and rail … [Read more...] about Belarus’ exposition at China International Import Expo to cover 500m2