On May 25, Aleksandr Chervyakov, Belarusian Minister of Economy, presented the award for significant contribution to trade and economic cooperation over the past 30 years since the establishment of China-Belarus diplomatic relations to CITIC Construction Co., Ltd.
The award ceremony was hosted by Belarusian Ministry of Economy to praise 13 Chinese enterprises for their significant contributions to China-Belarus trade and economic cooperation. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of China to Belarus, expressed in his address that over the past 30 years since the establishment of China-Belarus diplomatic relations and under the care and strategic leadership of the two heads of state, China-Belarus trade and economic cooperation has continued to develop rapidly and bucked the downward trend amid the COVID-19 epidemic, showing its robust viability. Ambassador Xie Xiaoyong also congratulated all the Chinese award winners and hoped that they can continue to work hard, achieve further success, and make new contributions to the continuous development of China-Belarus comprehensive strategic partnership of mutual trust and win-win cooperation.
At the award ceremony, Aleksandr Chervyakov, Belarusian Minister of Economy, stressed that Belarusian Ministry of Economy highly appreciated the remarkable achievements the two countries have made in trade and economic cooperation over the past 30 years, which are inseparable from the outstanding contributions of the Chinese enterprises. Besides, Sergei Aleinik, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus, said that China and Belarus have enjoyed a long-standing friendship, growing political trust and fruitful practical cooperation, and that Belarus is ready to move forward together with China along the path jointly chosen by both sides.
In addition to CITIC Construction, the award winners also include Minsk Representative Office of the China Development Bank, the China-Belarus Industrial Park Development Company, China Merchants CHN-BLR Commerce and Logistics Company, and Bel Huawei Technologies.