Reforms named crucial for Belarus’ accession to WTO, success in Eurasian Economic Union
It is necessary to go ahead with economic reforms. Chairman of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus Mikhail Myasnikovich made the statement at the 16th international scientific conference held in Minsk on 23 October to discuss structural reforms and economic growth in the light of the problems involved in the predicting and state regulation of social and economic development, BelTA has learned. Mikhail Myasnikovich said: “It is necessary to understand that reforms are crucial for Belarus’ accession to the WTO and the country’s successful work in the Eurasian Economic Union. If we don’t go ahead with reforms but try to expedite the integration processes on the basis of what we have, the results can be even negative.”
The Russian side is grateful to Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko for his decision to go to Russia as the visit after the presidential election, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Belarus Alexander Surikov said in an interview with the STV channel, BelTA has learned.
“We are grateful for this decision,” the Ambassador said.