Alyaksandr Lukashenka on Tuesday hit back at Perspektyva over a warning made by the small business association earlier this week...
The rules, which prohibit the sale of clothes and footwear without a special label confirming their compliance with the Customs Union\'s safety standards, sparked a fierce outcry from Belarusian market vendors...
Anatol Shumchanka, leader of a small business association called Perspektyva, has been told that his participation in an August 1-2 meeting of the Advisory Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission in Moscow will be undesirable.
Small business associations skeptical about proposal to open their own laboratory for certifying imported clothing, footwear
Representatives of small business associations have expressed skepticism about a proposal that market vendors should open their own laboratory for examining imported clothing and footwear for compliance with the Customs Union's certification rules.
Eurasian Economic Commission invites representatives of Perspektyva small business association to discussion on certification rules
Representatives of the Perspektyva small business association have been invited to attend a meeting of the Advisory Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission scheduled to be held in Moscow on August 2.
Small business activist Anatol Shumchanka was released from a detention center on Tuesday after serving out a five-day jail sentence.
Small businesses rose in number by 8,087, or 10.8 percent, year-on-year in the first seven months of this year, said the economy ministry’s press office, as quoted by BelaPAN.
Small business activists held a conference in Minsk on Monday to discuss the sector's relations with the government, BelaPAN reports.
The number of people employed in the small business sector increased by only 0.7 percent to 20.4 percent last year, according the press office of the economy ministry, BelaPAN reports.
The Perspektyva small business association has called on Alyaksandr Lukashenka to chair a “round-table” conference on beer sales at kiosks and other small retail outlets, BelaPAN reports.
The Commission on Enterprise Support at the economy ministry’s Enterprise Department granted registration to two new small business support centers earlier this month, BelaPAN reports.
Small business association appeals to local soviets to lower single tax rates for sole entrepreneurs
A small business association called Perspektyva has appealed to the regional soviets and the Minsk City Soviet to cut the rates of single tax applied to small traders with sole entrepreneur status.
The Perspektyva small business association has urged Alyaksandr Lukashenka to lift a ban on beer sales at retail kiosks, saying that it would help many domestic breweries trim their inventories.
The Commission on Enterprise Support at the economy ministry’s Enterprise Department has granted registration to three new small business support centers.
Prime Minister Syarhey Sidorski has criticized local authorities over a “too slow” development of small business in the provinces.
The authorities have failed to find an inner strength to sign a regulation that would allow entrepreneurs to operate as previously...
Anatol Shumchanka, chairman of the Perspektyva business association, said that he did not mind his running in Belarus’ presidential election in 2011 while speaking at the association’s conference in Minsk on Monday.
A Belarusian small business association called For the Free Development of Enterprise has obtained legal status in Ukraine after a failed bid to get registered in Belarus.
Small business activists and opposition youths charged over an unsanctioned protest staged in Minsk on January 10 against the government’s crackdown on sole entrepreneurs held a news conference in the Belarusian capital on March 17.
Small business association urges authorities to “assess” trade minister’s remarks about sole entrepreneurs
The Perspektyva small business association has requested authorities to “assess” Trade Minister Alyaksandr Ivankow’s remarks about sole entrepreneurs.
Viktar Kryval, a member of the Belarusian Social Democratic Party "Hramada" campaigning for the defense of small business rights, was released from jail two days earlier than expected, after a medical examination.