Locked content Poland is in talks to build railway bridge to Belarus

Poland negotiates with Belarus the construction of an additional railway bridge across the Bug River between Terespol and Brest, Deputy Minister of Infrastructure Andrzej Bittel said. PKP PLK plans investments to increase the transshipment capacity in Terespol. Belarusian side currently evaluates pr...

Locked content LPP enters Belarus

WSE-listed fashion retailer LPP opened its first shops in Belarus. The first LPP brands to have its outlets in Minsk Gallery include Reserved, Cropp and House, with the Reserved store having 2,000 sqm. LPP has franchised its brands to local partners – Rapa Group (Reserved) and TDM Import (Cropp, Hou...

Locked content Poland concerned about unrest in Minsk

The Polish foreign ministry has issued a statement saying that it was concerned by “the way Belarusian authorities impeded the organisation of peaceful protests” in Minsk on Saturday. “Preventive detentions and arrests, along with the intimidation of journalists and independent organizations activis...

Locked content Polish firms ready to buy Belarusian companies

The potential participation of Polish companies in privatization in Belarus is a watershed moment in the history of these two countries, Deputy Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said. He added that a list has been agreed of Belarusian companies that Polish companies could try to purchase. “We agreed...

WSE to open Polish-Belarusian IPO Center

The Warsaw Stock Exchange (WSE), the Polish-Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, and Belarus State University have signed a letter of intent to create a Polish-Belarusian IPO Center, the WSE announced.

Locked content Over PLN 500 mln for new cross-border program

The Polish Ministry of Development has announced the allocation of €116 million (PLN 500 million) for a Poland-Belarus-Ukraine cross-border cooperation program, the launch of which is scheduled for October. Funding will be provided for projects related to the promotion of local culture and the prese...

Locked content Russia extends embargo to Belarus

Russia has put into force restrictions on the import of fruit and vegetables from Belarus. Produce not accompanied by quarantine certificates will be stopped from entry into the Russian Federation. Russian veterinary and phytosanitary inspectorate Rosselkhoznadzor explains the decision by the presen...

Locked content Polish milk to go to Belarus

Polish milk exporters and investors plan a visit in Belarus, reports Polish Radio. Minister of Agriculture and Rural Development Marek Sawicki said that they would manage to negotiate a monthly amount of 200,000 metric tons of Polish milk to contribute to the Belarusian market. According to Sawicki,...

Locked content Belarus resumes cattle imports from EU

Poland’s eastern neighbor Belarus has reopened its market for EU cattle, including Polish animals, spokesman of the Veterinary and Food Inspection Department of Belarusian Ministry of Agriculture told the BelTA agency on Wednesday. In 2012 Belarus introduced an embargo on big and small cattle, e.g. ...

Locked content Pekaes offers logistics services to Belarus

Pekaes, a logistics services provider, has announced a service for partial load consignments to Belarus. The company states that there is a large interest in the provision of services to the neighboring country, especially from Commonwealth of Independent States clients, while the competition doesn’...