Belarus will always be a reliable partner for the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, President Alexander Lukashenko said at a meeting with the President of this financial institution, Suma Chakrabarti. 2018 was the most successful in the entire history of bilateral cooperation. Over the past year, investments in the economy of Belarus have doubled. The EBRD financed 21 projects worth over €360 million. Alexander Lukashenko mentioned the fact that the bank pays great attention to projects that improve the quality of life of people.