November 23, 2012 13:10
BUISINESS NEWS ranked Belarusian banks for their efficiency in January-September 2012. The Banks’ Efficiency Ratings include all 32 commercial banks of Belarus. The rankings are defined by three major indicators such as a profit-to-assets ratio, a profit- to-capital ratio and an average assets level in the first 9 months of 2012.
November 20, 2012 17:21
It is expected that the share of discounters will increase and the share of "convenience stores” will reduce in Belarus in the coming years. Such conclusion is given in the survey on the Belarusian market food retailers, prepared by the EnterInvest Investment Company where it is also noted that Belarusian supermarkets may develop more actively and their share may increase when the economic situation will be steady and the personal income will grow.
November 19, 2012 18:34
BUSINESS NEW analyzed the influence of political relations on European investors’ activities in Belarus and the net inflow of foreign direct investments (FDI) from the EU countries and the European Free Trade Association (EFTA) from 2009 till the first half of 2012.The analysis of statistical data showed that the deterioration of relations was marked by the increase of European investments in Belarus.
November 09, 2012 09:58
Belarusian enterprises point at slowdown of demand growth, increase of products prime cost, operational costs growth, deficit of floating capital.
October 30, 2012 17:52
Such is the result of the enquiry among individual entrepreneurs, managers of small and medium enterprises held under the evaluation of the economic sentiment index (ESI). 505 respondents took part in this enquiry.
October 25, 2012 16:58
The Director of the National Agency of Investment and Privatization Dmitry Klevzhits noted in his interview to BUSINESS NEWS, the fact that Belarus is in the top 3 global improvers is the most positive moment in Doing Business – 2013 report published by the World Bank. "This fact is a very important signal for investors as it proves that our country has been taking measure to enhance its business climate for many years", – Klevzhits considers.
October 23, 2012 18:35
The Managing Director of Uniter Investment Company Roman Osipov said that the ran king of Doing Business does not influence investment decisions taken by businessmen.
October 23, 2012 18:33
"The Government knows who submits these reports. That’s why there are reasons to suppose that they would like to present the situation in Belarus in the most favorable light than it is in fact ", the source thinks.
October 23, 2012 17:01
Representatives of business community give positive attitude to the enhancement of Belarus position in the Doing Business-2013 report published by the World Bank. Experts notes that the country could further advance in this ranking.
October 23, 2012 16:03
The most improvement was made in paying taxes.
August 15, 2012 17:45
Transactions on large enterprises sales will be singular and will be carried out only in order to meet the requirements of EurAsEC Anti-Crisis Fund who credits Belarus. Such is the forecast that the expert of Belarusian Economic Research and Outreach Center (BEROC) give in their research “Foreign investment – lack of profound changes” in reliance upon the past experience.