Malaysia’s parliamentary delegation led by Speaker of the House of Representatives of the Parliament Pandikar Amin Mulia has arrived in Belarus on a visit on 18 December, BelTA reports.
The program of the visit envisages meetings with Belarus’ Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov, Chairman of the Council of the Republic Mikhail Myasnikovich, Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko, Minsk RegionGovernor Semyon Shapiro.
On Monday, 19 December, the delegation met with Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko.
According to the officila, Belarus and Malaysia have a basis to advance political dialogue. “Today Belarus and Malaysia have the necessary basis to promote the political dialogue, bolster trade and economic ties and cooperation in culture, science, education and healthcare,” Andreichenko noted.
“We have a huge untapped potential. We have concrete proposals and we are going to voice them today,” the Speaker added.
The meeting with Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko followed.
The topics on the agenda of the Malaysia’s delegation visit include bilateral trade and economic collaboration of Belarus and Malaysia, as well as prospects of cooperation in the agro-industrial sector, investment cooperation, the development of the legal framework, interregional cooperation with Malaysia’s Sabah and Belarusian education services for Malaysian citizens.
The Malaysian delegation will be taken on a tour of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, the Belarusian State Museum of the History of the Great Patriotic War, the Silichi ski resort. The Malaysian MPs will also visit a number of big Belarusian companies, including Minsk Tractor Works, Belarusian automobile engineering company BelAZ and others.
The official visit of the Malaysian parliamentary delegation to Belarus will be over on 23 December.