from 01.06.2016

Andrei Kobyakov presented state awards to outstanding Belarusians

Belarusian Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov presented state awards to outstanding Belarusian workers. All in all, Andrei Kobyakov presented state awards to some 50 outstanding Belarusians.

Today, on behalf of President Alexander Lukashenko state awards presented  to the best representatives of labor collectives of our country. I note that you are honored them for many years of fruitful work, high professionalism, exemplary performance of official duties.", -  Andrei Kobyakov said, addressing the audience.

The Head of Government stressed that it is symbolic that at the International Children's Day, which is celebrated today, the state awards receive social workers. Andrei Kobyakov said that in Belarus the protection of children, protection of rights and interests of children - one of the priorities of the state. The state maintains its social commitment to support families with children. The country has ensured the growth of the size of allowances for childcare, introduced additional types of material support for families, offers a wide range of social services. large families support system strengthened by introducing a family capital - the Prime Minister said.

Speaking to a group of award recipients to ensure early commissioning of the Republican Center for Positron Emission Tomography, Andrei Kobyakov noted that the equipment center allows for early diagnosis of cancer, neurological and cardiac diseases, prescribe the exact regimen, choosing for each patient a drug that suits him better Total.

Andrei Kobyakov also presented the President thanks to the large group of people who took part in liquidation of consequences of the Chernobyl catastrophe. "Over the past few years in the rehabilitation of the affected areas were invested tens of billions of dollars, and the effort was not in vain. Recently, at a meeting of the Union State Council of Ministers in Mogilev me and my Russian colleague came to a common denominator in the issue of the provision of comprehensive care to certain categories of citizens of Russia and Belarus affected by the Chernobyl disaster - the head of Government said.

Among the recipients - a large group of Orsha Linen Mill workers. Andrei Kobyakov noted that today the company holds 8 percent of the global market of technical fabrics of flax, and provides 3 percent of the world market of linen fabrics. According to him, the recent re-equipment investment of more than $ 200 million. Thanks to these investments fabric to European standards available today.
Awards are also presented to representatives of the editors' Selskaya gazeta' '. The Prime Minister said that this year marks 95 years since the publication of the first issue of the publication. After all, it is a real benefit for the farmers. On the pages you can learn about the latest technologies and methods, development of scientists and advice of experienced professionals "- he said.

Special thanks Andrei Kobyakov expressed to teachers and scholars, who also received state awards. "You are making a great contribution to the development of science, the development of innovative economy, knowledge-based economy, training the younger generation" - the Prime Minister stressed.

The achievements also praised to the Minsk region. Among the recipients - Executive Committee workers. They received "Medals for labor merits. "The outcome of the Minsk region for the previous five years show positive results of economic complex. Lay the foundation for further growth of the economic potential. "- Andrei Kobyakov said.

Andrei Kobyakov congratulated the attendees on the awards. “Your experience, professionalism and commitment have been recognized by our country,” the head of the Belarusian government said.


Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus