Foreign Minister of Belarus assures support for initiative “Lisbon – Vladisvostok”

On February 9, 2018, Ulf Schneider, Managing Director of SCHNEIDER GROUP and co-chair of the working group for the creation of a common economic space from Lisbon to Vladivostok, met with the Foreign Minister of the Republic of Belarus, Mr Vladimir Makei.

During the discussion held in German, Ulf Schneider presented the concrete measures of the working group for intensifying the dialogue through small steps, in particular regarding the harmonization of technical standards and customs, and towards via liberalization. The Belarussian Foreign Minister assured to his interlocutor the support of his government for this initiative and said he will engage in tangible future steps enabling an “integration of integrations”.

Furthermore the Minister expressed his interest in the activities of SCHNEIDER GROUP in Belarus, with a focus on cooperation with German companies and Belarussian Industrial Parks.

SCHNEIDER GROUP would like to thank the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus for the friendly welcome and the constructive discussion, and is looking forward to active future collaboration.


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