Belarus reserves ended 2017 at $7.3bn

bne IntelliNews January 10, 2018

Minsk managed to boost its reserves with a $1.4bn bond issue in 2017 that was well received by investors and helped cover all its refinancing needs of $3.4bn in 2018.

Belarus forex reserves inch up 0.2% in November

bne IntelliNews December 7, 2017

The rise in reserves slows down after a 1.8% m/m growth in October and a 3.9% m/m growth in September.

Belarus' industrial output increases 8.1% y/y

bne IntelliNews November 19, 2017

The revival of the Russian economy has spilled over to carry Belarus’s economy forward this year faster than expectations at the start of the year.

Geely's Belarus car plant begins series production

bne IntelliNews November 19, 2017

The first mass-produced Belarusian cars rolled off the assembly line at the new Chinese-based BelGee car plant on November 17.

Belarus reports 1.2% m/m inflation in October

bne IntelliNews November 13, 2017

Inflation in Belarus stood at 1.2% month-on-month (5.3% year-on-year) in October, following a 0.3% m/m growth (4.9% y/y) in September, the national statistics agency Belstat reported on November 9.