More than 500 participants from 30 countries take part in the first regional cooperation and development forum within the framework of the Belt and Road initiative. A large-scale meeting in the Great Stone China-Belarus Industrial Park is to become a driver in attracting new residents and investments, acquainting guests with economic and tax privileges for the residents. The day before, the forum saw a number of bilateral meetings. And the first important news is already here: a research institute on artificial intelligence will be launched in the park. The work on it will commence early next year.