CHISINAU, 11 December (BelTA) - The Days of Culture of Belarus in Moldova will be held in 2014, and the Days of Culture of Moldova in Belarus in 2015, BelTA learnt from the Moldovan government.
The corresponding agreement was reached during the 15th meeting of the intergovernmental Belarusian-Moldovan commission for trade and economic cooperation held in Chisinau on 9 December. The Culture Ministries of Belarus and Moldova were instructed to ensure the implementation of the agreement on the Days of Belarusian Culture in Moldova in 2014 and the Cays of Culture of the Republic of Moldova in Belarus in 2015.
It was emphasized that cooperation in the field of culture is an important factor of mutual understanding, trust and strengthening interethnic relations. Evidence of this is the participation of cultural figures of Belarus and Moldova in numerous events in both countries.
The commission recommended that the Culture Ministries of Belarus and Moldova should continue, on a reciprocal basis, to invite arts teams of the two sides to participate in international music, theater, folk festivals and competitions held in the two countries. In addition, the ministries were instructed to promote the exchange of exhibitions of modern art, the information of new museum technology, and to encourage mutual participation in international book fairs held in Belarus and Moldova.