Dear colleagues, guests and participants of the Forum!
Let me express my gratitude to all of you for showing your interest to the first Belarussian Investment Forum and your responding to the invitations.
The first Belarussian Investment Forum will become a unique open platform for the discussions concerning the actual aspects of cooperation in the investment sphere among the government authorities representatives and potential investors.
I am certain that our cooperation within the context of the Forum will foster promotion of the investment attractiveness of Belarus and creation of my country’s image as a reliable business
and investment partner.
I wish successful work to all the participants and new joint projects.
Natalia NikandrovaDirector of the National Agencyof Investment and Privatization
The Forum will be attended by leading global companies, international financial institutions, representatives of U.S. government agencies, as well as the government of the Republic of Belarus.
The Belarusian Investment Forum is one of the key events in the economic life of Belarus. Leading global companies, international financial institutions, representatives of government agencies of Belarus and the United States will take part in the Forum. It is planned to turn the Forum into a platform for open dialogue between the representatives of business and government.
The participants will receive full information about the investment potential of Belarus, including the advantages of the Common Economic Space of Belarus, Russia and Kazakhstan It is planned to discuss the ways of improving the investment climate in Belarus. Moreover, the major investment projects of Belarus will be presented to the participants.
The Belarusian delegation at the event will be headed by Mikhail Myasnikovich, the Prime Minister of the Republic of Belarus. Top level executives of the Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Finance, National Bank, Development Bank, Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, High-Tech Park and Industrial Park Development Company will attend the Forum.
The Belarusian Investment Forum will be organized with the support of the Ministry of Economy, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and National Agency of Investment and Privatization of Belarus.
Reasons to take part in the Forum:
One of the major events organized by the National Agency of Investment and Privatization in 2012 was Belarus Investment Forum. About 500 people, among them 300 foreign participants from 42 countries including 190 commercial companies with the total capitalization of more than $ 2 trillion attended the Forum. The representatives of the largest companies in the Netherlands, Italy, France, Korea, Japan, China, the UAE and Qatar participated in the event.
During the Forum, were presented 23 Belarusian investment projects with the total investment amount of over $ 1 billion. With the direct assistance of the National Agency for Investment and Privatization, 12 MOUs for the amount of more than $200 million were signed.