The project to build the Nezhinsky mining and processing complex is of regional and national importance, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said at a ceremony to launch the construction of the Nezhin mining and processing complex Slavkaliy, BelTA has learned.
The head of state noted that the project will help address very important economic issues and will give an additional impetus to the development of the country.
Alexander Lukashenko said that the project will create almost 2000 new jobs and social infrastructure for comfortable living. Gas supply network will be extended to 21 population centers in Lyuban District as part of the project. A railway station and 37km of railways will be built; Lyuban water supply and treatment facilities will be reconstructed.
Alexander Lukashenko wished all the participants to do all the works on time and with high quality.