Press Release 68/2017
12 April 2017
Minister for Foreign Trade and Development Kai Mykkänen will visit Belarus on 12-13 April 2017.
Minister Mykkänen will meet First Deputy Prime Minister Vasily S. Matyushevsky, Minister of Energy Vladimir Potupchik and Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Oleg Kravchenko. During the visit, Mykkänen will discuss the bilateral relations between Finland and Belarus and the relations between the European Union and Belarus. Minister Mykkänen will also meet representatives of civil society and visit start-up companies.
The Minister will be accompanied by a business delegation, which includes representatives of Wärtsilä, Valmet, KPA Unicon, ADB Safegate Finland, Kesko and Telko.
Inquiries: Marja Koskela, Diplomatic Adviser to the Minister, tel. +358 295 350 633 and Päivi Peltokoski, Director, Unit for Eastern Europe and Central Asia, tel. +358 295 351 523.
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