Belarus interested in the Bulgarian pharmaceutical companies

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Invest Bulgaria Agency (IBA) signed a memorandum of cooperation with the National Agency of Investment and Privatization of the Republic of Belarus, the Bulgarian agency announced. The memorandum covers the implementation of measures for attracting Belarusian companies with investment potential in Bulgaria and exchange of information on investment opportunities and privatization in Belarus of Bulgarian companies.

Belarus has interest in cooperating with Bulgarian firms and enterprises in the pharmaceutical industry and the import of medical equipment from Bulgaria, as well as establishing of joint ventures. This was announced at a meeting of the Bulgarian Deputy Minister of Economy Daniela Vezieva with the Deputy Minister of Economy of the Republic of Belarus Mr. Anton Kudasov.

”Our desire is to identify real and concrete steps to enhance trade with Belarus and to find new opportunities for the expansion of investment”, Deputy Minister Vezieva said during the meeting, which was a part of an official visit in Minsk on the occasion of the Fifth session of the Intergovernmental Bulgarian-Belarusian commission on trade-economic and scientific-technical cooperation.

”The expectations of Invest Bulgaria Agency are the signed bilateral cooperation agreement, during the session of the Commission, to give additional impetus to the intensification of relations in the economic field. At the meeting also was agreed to be conducted joint business forum in Bulgaria early next year”, Invest Bulgaria reports.