Date: 28-29 August 2020
14 representatives of the diplomatic missions accredited to the Republic of Belarus visited Gomel Region as part of the Commercial Counselor Day 2020 organized by the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
As the Chairman of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Vladimir Ulakhovich noted, he BelCCI holds such meetings annually to demonstrate the possibilities of Belarusian regions in various spheres to the diplomatic corps representatives. Diplomats get fully acknowledged with the region, visit largest enterprises and main historic sites.
On August 28, the diplomatic corps representatives were informed on the economic and investment potential of Gomel Region and Mozyr District, the activities of the leading exporting enterprises of the region during the Mozyr Economic Forum, visited flagship enterprises Mozyrsalt OJSC and Mozyr Oil Refinery, conducted negotiations with the heads of these enterprises.
Prior to visiting Mozyr, the diplomats laid flowers at the communal grave of “Ola” Memorial Complex in Svetlogorsk District.
On August 29, the diplomats met with the Deputy Minister of the Republic of Belarus Aleksander Subbotin and the Chairman of the Gomel Region Executive Committee Gennady Solovey, participated in the gala opening of the International Festival of Ethnocultural Traditions “Call of Polesie” in Lyaskovichi agrotown, and visited some farmsteads and tourist sites.