Mogilev Region spent BYR 950.5 billion on the development of economy and social sphere in January-May 2008, Interfax learnt from the committee for investments and construction of the regional administration.
According to the source, construction and assembly accounted for 48% of the investments (BYR 455 billion, 19.3% up on the year).
Expenses related to the purchase of machines, equipment and vehicles totalled BYR 377.5 billion (39.7% of the total investments and 17.7% up on the year).
BYR 606.7 billion fell on production facilities (63.8% of the total amount of investments and 14.6% up).
Non-production sector investments totaled BYR 343.8 billion (or 28.4% up on the year), 46% of which was spent on housing construction.