24 May 2017, Wednesday, 3:28

Skylark Did Not Let Chinese Investments To Belarus

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It’s become known, who is guilty of disrupting the implementation of the $100 million project at the Chinese - Belarusian park "Great Stone".

In September 2015, Deputy Prime Minister Anatol Kalinin solemnly laid the first stone in the foundation of a new plant – the Xin Ju Malt Technology company was going to process barley products in Belarus, Salidarnasts writes.

– This is the result of agreements between Lukashenka and President Xi Jinping, – Kalinin stated.

After a year and a half, first deputy general director of the JSC Industrial Park Developing Company Kiryl Karatseyeu said that the contract with Xin Ju Malt Technology had been terminated "by mutual agreement and without mutual claims" at the end of December 2016.

– The experts concluded that the proposed technology does not guarantee the absence of high concentration of birds, and therefore, can affect the safety of aircraft operations at the National Airport Minsk, – Kiryl Karatseyeu said.

Relying on the official, it is hard to escape a conclusion: a skylark defeated an agreement between a superpower and a small but proud country...