Belarusian-Slovak business forum "Days of Slovakia in Grodno"
Date: 31 May 2018
The Grodno Branch of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry jointly with the Embassy of the Slovak Republic in the Republic of Belarus and the Zilina Regional Chamber of the Slovak CCI organized the Belarusian-Slovak business forum "Days of Slovakia in Grodno".
The event was attended by the Chairman of the State Control Committee of the Republic of Belarus Leonid Anfimov, the Deputy Minister of Industry of the Republic of Belarus Alexander Ogorodnikov, the Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Slovak Republic to the Republic of Belarus Josef Migash, the Chairman of the Grodno Region Executive Committee Vladimir Kravtsov, the Zilina Mayor, MP in the National Council of the Slovak Republic Igor Homa, the Chairman of the Grodno City Executive Committee Mechislav Goy, the General Director of the Grodno Branch of the BelCCI Mechislav Kostyuk, the Chairman of Zilina Regional Chamber of the Slovak CCI Jan Misura, the representatives of 40 Belarusian and 28 Slovak enterprises and organizations.
The business forum participants discussed promising directions of the expansion of Belarusian-Slovak business cooperation at the regional level; the presentations of Grodno region economic potential, the Grodnoinvest FEZ investment opportunities were held, as well as business negotiations between the Belarusian and Slovak companies' representatives.
Besides, the two countries' businessmen discussed further cooperation in particular fields during the panel discussions on the following topics: "Cooperation in IT sphere", "Energy engineering", "Pharmaceutical production and industry", "Light industry", "The production and processing of goods, aviation".