The republican seminar on the housing and communal services improvement and development has opened in Minsk. Today - on the first day of the forum - practical training will be held. The participants will be able to familiarize themselves with the experience of organizing work in various areas in the sphere of housing and communal services. President of Belarus will take part in the plenary session of the seminar tomorrow. The session is to give full consideration to issues of the sector’s improvement and development industry. High on the agenda will be new modernization approaches, reduction of costs, and improvement of the quality of services to the public. The world practice of organizing housing stock management will be analyzed as well.