Alexander Shumilin discussed prospects of bilateral cooperation with managers of Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd

8/9/17 11:28 AM / Views:709

Alexander Shumilin, Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technology of the Republic of Belarus, discussed with the managers of Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd the prospects for bilateral cooperation, including in the field of information and communication technologies, augmented reality and the development of software products. ‘Belarus always had quite strong positions in the IT field. Only in the past year, software exports for the world's leading companies amounted to almost one billion dollars. At the same time, in the near future the development of ICT will receive a new impetus with the adoption of new legislation in this area, which is being developed in Belarus,’ he said. In addition, the parties also discussed the possibility of establishing Huawei R & D center in Velikiy Kamenh, the Chinese-Belarusian industrial park, and the progress of the project "Intellectual transport system in Minsk".

Reference: Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. is the largest Chinese manufacturer of telecommunications equipment, the world leader in integrated solutions in ICT. The corporation was founded in 1988. At the end of 2016, revenues amounted to 75 billion USD.

In 2003, Huawei opened its representative office in Belarus, and in 2007 it opened a subsidiary of LLC "Bel Huawei Technologies". In the Republic of Belarus, it implements a number of projects, including the Belarussian State Communication Academy, the Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radio electronics.

In 2017, Bel Huawei is going to move to a new and more spacious office.