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At the beginning of the year, the economy of Belarus showed formal growth with a continuing trend for real situation deterioration
19 / 04 / 2021

In January-February 2021, Belarus's GDP amounted to BYN 23.3 billion, or in comparable prices 100.8% compared to the same period in 2020. And although this is more than the last year’s indicator, compared to 2019, the GDP index has not changed.

Rating of Belarusian meat processors 2020: coronavirus and favorable conditions on the Russian market contributed to the growth of sausage production
11 / 03 / 2021

In 2020, Belarusian meat processors managed to increase the production of sausages and smoked meats due to the growth of domestic demand amid the coronavirus epidemic, as well as due to the favorable conjuncture of the Russian market.

2021 will be the most difficult year for the Belarusian economy over the past 20 years
31 / 12 / 2020

2020 not only did not solve the problems of Belarus, but also added new ones. So, the expectations that next year it will be possible to get significant benefits due to lower energy prices, were not satisfied: the gas price remains at the level of 2020, and the oil price will even increase due to the tax maneuver in Russia. The question of the timing of the receipt of the second part of the Russian loan funds remains unresolved.

Belarus: US Congress will count the assets of Lukashenko's family and associates, and the EU is ready for economic sanctions
19 / 11 / 2020

The US Congress approved the 2020 Bill of Belarusian Democracy, Human Rights and Sovereignty.

Belarus: In 2020, growth is demonstrated only by the service sector, focused on the domestic market, and the IT sector
16 / 11 / 2020

In January-September 2020, the GDP of Belarus amounted to BYN 106.6 billion, or in comparable prices 98.7% over the same period in 2019. In addition to the coronavirus epidemic and two currency crises, the main impact on the economic decline was made by the decrease in turnover in the petrochemistry and mechanical engineering.