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Belarus bans pork imports from several regions in China

  • 4 Mar 11:26

Belarus bans pork imports from several regions in China Belarus has cancelled all previously issued permits to import pork from three regions in China because of African swine disease outbreaks. The Department of Veterinary and Food Supervision of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food of Belarus has imposed restrictions on the import of pork from Guangxi Zhuang, Yunnan and Shandong provinces of China due to African swine fever. The decision was based on a notification from the World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE), as reported by BelTA. As of March 1, the Chinese provinces will no longer be allowed to export to Belarus live pigs, pork (including wild boar meat) and other raw materials derived from. Read more...

Belarus suspends poultry imports from Bulgaria

  • 21 Feb 09:00

Belarus suspends poultry imports from Bulgaria Belarus has imposed temporary restrictions on the import of poultry and poultry products from two regions in Bulgaria. The restrictions follow several Newcastle disease cases that have been discovered on the territory of the Sofia and Starozagorsky regions. The Department of Veterinary and Food Supervision of the Ministry of Agriculture and Food from Belarus announced the ban will be imposed starting February 16. These restrictions concern the imports from Bulgaria of live poultry, eggs, poultry meat and poultry products, fluff, feathers, feed and feed. Read more...

Belarus to improve investment climate with EU and World Bank support

  • 11 Feb 11:00

Belarus to improve investment climate with EU and World Bank support Improving the business environment and strengthening entrepreneurship in Belarus are the main goals of two advisory programmes on private sector development, launched on January 31 by the European Union and the World Bank Group. “We aim to achieve concrete benefits for Belarusian enterprises by promoting sector competitiveness reinforcement initiatives, and by ensuring capacity building of various agencies including the Fund of Financial Support to Entrepreneurship, the National Agency for Investment and Privatisation, as well as the Public-Private Partnerships Center,” said Andrea Wiktorin, head of the European Union Delegation to Belarus. An EU-funded. Read more...

Goals, resources and results from Russia's trade wars

  • 16 Nov 06:57

Goals, resources and results from Russia's trade wars Conflicts can be solved diplomatically, militarily or economically. Russia has had disputes with Turkey over tourism and Egypt over wheat exports. The Kremlin has even fought economic battles over fruits and vegetables. Moscow has criticized the West for its economic sanctions against Russia.But the Kremlin has demonstrated it is also willing to use an economic weapon: the embargo. The latest example came in a dispute over Russian wheat exports to Egypt, which over the past year has represented the most important foreign market for Russian grain. International standards allow up to 0.05 percent of the crop to contain ergot fungus. In 2016, Cairo. Read more...