Economics

Doctors and Teachers in Ukraine Earn More Than in Belarus

$520 a month is the average salary in Belarus in 2020. Compared to 2019, it has increased in rubles, but decreased in dollars – by $29, Radio Svaboda reports. Neighbors are catching up and overtaking Belarus […]

Budget 2021: More Money to Police And State Media, Less to Culture

The Ministry of Finance has published the draft budget for 2021 The Ministry of Finance has published the draft budget for 2021. We have compared it with the previous year funding for law enforcement agencies […]

Medicines In Belarus Become More Expensive Due To VAT

The regime needs money to sustain As previously reported by an office life source, retail prices for medicines are starting to rise in Belarus due to the introduction of VAT on these goods. For example, the state-owned […]

Belarus’ Foreign Trade Turnover Decreased by $8 Billion

For eight months of this year, foreign trade turnover decreased by 17.7% and amounted to 44.7 billion rubles. The decrease is almost $ 8 billion. Export from Belarus decreased by 16.2% and amounted to 22.9 […]