Mogilev Region spent BYR 487.9 billion on the development of economy and social sphere in January-March 2008, Interfax learnt from the committee for investments and construction of the regional administration.
According to the source, construction and assembly accounted for 50% of the investments (BYR 244.3 billion, 30.5% up on the year).
Expenses related to the purchase of machines, equipment and vehicles totalled BYR 182 billion (37.3% of the total investments).
BYR 294 billion fell on production facilities (60.2% of the total amount of investments).
Non-production sector investments totaled BYR 194 billion (or 43.9% up on the year), 50% of which was spent on housing construction.