Vetka Regional Executive Committee
New buildings at Batrakova Street in the town of Vetka
The Church of the Transfiguration in the town of Vetka
The Stavok recreation center
The Shklyarov Museum of Old Belief and Belarusian Traditions in Vetka
Map of Vetka Region
Belarusian confectionery branches out into Kazakhstan market
Gomel Oblast Governor Gennady Solovei met with the staff of the Krasny Mozyryanin confectionery factory, BelTA has learned. This year the Krasny Mozyryanin confectionery factory has branched out into the market of Kazakhstan. “We supply almost the entire line-up to that country: zefir, marmalade, toffee, pastille, and candy,” said Vasily Karavayev, a senior expert for foreign trade. “We have made four shipments already. The partners intend to increase the volumes," he said. In...
Gomel Oblast to cooperate with Switzerland in overcoming Chernobyl catastrophe consequences
Gomel Oblast intends to cooperate with Switzerland in overcoming consequences of the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant. The possibilities were discussed as Gomel Oblast Governor Gennady Solovei met with a delegation of the Switzerland-Belarus friendship association and its president Margret Kiener Nellen on 7 July, BelTA has learned. Gennady Solovei informed the delegation about the social and economic development of the region. In particular, the operation of Gomel Oblast...
Belarus’ sawn timber export 30% up in January-May 2020
In January-May 2020, sawn timber export of companies run by the Belarusian Forestry Ministry went up by 30%, BelTA learned from the press service of the ministry. “Since the beginning of the year, companies affiliated with the Forestry Ministry have significantly increased their export. In January-May, they exported 352,700 cubic meters of sawn timber. This was almost 30% up over the same period of last year, when they exported 271,800 cubic meters of sawn timber,” the press service...
Belarusian Gomselmash, British Perkins working on innovative harvester
The Belarusian agricultural machinery manufacturer Gomselmash and the British company Perkins are working on an innovative harvester, BelTA has learned. The two companies intend to equip the high-performance harvester Palesse GS16 with an engine compliant with the Stage V environmental standard of the European Union. This Belarusian harvester is designed for large agricultural enterprises. In addition to meeting Stage V requirements Gomselmash wants the new harvester to offer low...
Belarus’ Gomselmash exports up 59% in January-April
The Belarusian manufacturer of agricultural machines Gomselmash posted a 59% year-on-year growth in its exports in January-April 2020, BelTA learned from the company. “Despite the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the company secured a 59% increase in its exports in January-April 2020,” the company said. The major export destinations were Russia, Kazakhstan, the CIS and non-CIS states. The production plan for May-July includes 300 more self-driving energy-saturated...