In July, all the regions countries demonstrated positive growth in retailing: Russia 1%, Belarus
The economy in Belarus started stabilizing in the first quarter of 2017, supported by exports and sectoral output growth, according to the latest World Bank Economic Update on Belarus.
Boosting the competitiveness of Belarus traditional export sectors and reorienting the economy towards stronger export diversification will help lay the foundation for faster income growth, said Mr.
He further said that Pakistan is keen to benefit from Belaruss trade, agriculture and manufacturing sectors of Belarus.
He said that Pakistan is an important trade partner of Belarus and is interested in broadening trade with Pakistan as both the countries have immense potential to expand bilateral trade and economic relations in diverse fields.
Meeting with President Lukashenko Tuesday, Harstedt stressed his view that the upcoming elections are an opportunity to further Belaruss development.
OSCE PA Vice-President Kent Harstedt (MP, Sweden), who is serving as Special Co-ordinator to lead the OSCEs short-term observer mission for the 11 September parliamentary elections in Belarus, continued his pre-electoral work this week by meeting with President Alexander Lukashenko, Chairman of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus Mikhail Myasnikovich, and Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei.
Recession in Russia and low commodity prices have had a major impact on Belaruss
He was talking to the parliamentary delegation of Republic of Belarus
led by Chairman of the House of Representatives of Belarus