Western leaders who met on the margins of last week's Group of 20 summit in Turkey agreed to extend sanctions imposed on Russia for its intervention in Ukraine by six months until July of next year, a senior European diplomat told Reuters.
Belarusian potash producer Belaruskali has reached a preliminary deal with a fertiliser marketing company in Qatar, as it seeks a new strategy following a break-up of a trading venture with its Russian partner last week.
UAE national carrier Etihad Airways has signed a new code share agreement with Belavia, the national airline of Belarus to increase its Abu Dhabi-Minsk service from three flights per week to daily schedule starting from June 15.
Iran and Belarus have signed a deal to launch the second phase of the Belarusian production line of the Iranian national car, Samand, the official Irna news agency reported.
Under the agreement, a joint Irano-Belarussian U
Etihad Airways will launch a twice-weekly service to Belarus capital Minsk on August 5.
The carrier will become the first airline from the Gulf region to fly to Belarus.
The new air link is anticipated to boost the trade links and