22 August 2017, 15:37



115 LPR companies register for National Economy Achievements Expo 2017 - Ministry

LUGANSK, August 22 (Lugansk Media Center) – More than 115 manufacturing companies in various branches of LPR economy have registered as participants in the Republic’s National Economy Achievements Exhibition 2017.

“As of now, we have registered 116 participants,” head of LPR Economic Development Ministry Department for Developing and Regulating Foreign Trade Stanislav Duplenko told a news briefing at Lugansk Media Centre on Tuesday.

“LPR exporters will receive awards in seven categories at the exhibition. Last year’s largest exporters are eligible for awards in their respective fields, including food industry, construction materials production and mechanical engineering,” Duplenko said. 

Prize drawing at the exhibition has been arranged for residents and exhibition visitors in the ‘children’ and ‘adults’ categories. There are ten prizes in each category, the Ministry official said.

Earlier, the Ministry said Lugansk Ukrainian Academic Music and Drama Theatre would host the 2nd Economic Forum, due to open at 10 a.m. on 1 September.

Avangard Stadium at 4b Oboronnaya Street is the venue of the National Economy Achievements Exhibition which opens at 9:00 a.m. on 2 September.

A fair will open at Ulitsa Gazety Luganskaya Pravda, Lugansk at 8:00 a.m. on 2 September.

LPR Council of Minister resolution on holding Economic Achievements Exhibition 2017 in the Republic details arrangements for the event.

Duplenko earlier said that the exhbition would have a new format. For example, exhibits will be displayed around the Avangard bowl instead of stadium premises. 

On 3 September 2016, Lugansk held the first Exhibition of National Economy Achievements featuring more than 100 LPR companies.

LuganskMediaCentre — 22 August — Lugansk