MINSK, November 9 (Itar-Tass) —— Belarus has once again raised electricity and heating prices for public organizations on the average by seven and nine percent, respectively, starting from Wednesday, November 9.
The price rise is applicable to organizations, which paid for electricity and heating services at the prices fixed for the population, a source in the republic’s ministry of economy told Itar-Tass on Wednesday.
Among such organizations are healthcare and religious organizations, gardeners’ and similar partnerships, car parking cooperatives, boarding homes for the elder and the disabled, children’s homes, etc.
Last time, electricity and heating tariffs for such organizations were brought up on November 1, 2011, by 15 and 3.2 percent respectively.
Apart from that, electricity and heating prices for the population were also increased by seven and nine percent starting from November 1, 2011.