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Alexander Lukashenko and Tran Dai Quang
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Belarus hopes to develop political, trade and economic relations with Vietnam
“I think that there is no need to speak about things uniting our peoples. We have a big history of good relations. Belarusian people have always been with you, especially in the difficult moments of your history,” the head of state said.

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Belarus-Vietnam: Trade and Economic Cooperation On 24 January 2017 Belarus and Vietnam marked 25 years of diplomatic relations.
Central European Initiative The Central European Initiative was established in 1989 as a regional forum of political, economic, and cultural cooperation in Central and Eastern Europe.
European 10,000m Cup The European 10,000 Cup will be held at the stadium of the National Olympic Athletics Center in Minsk on 10 June 2017.
Belarus' Gold and Forex Reserves In January-May 2017 Belarus' gold and foreign currency reserves went up by 311.7 million (6.3%) to total $5.2 billion as of 1 June 2017.

President

Alexander Lukashenko and Georges Rebelo Chicoti Production of Belarusian equipment may be launched in Angola
It was noted that after the aggravation of the economic situation in Angola against the backdrop of falling oil prices, the country has been committed to the diversification of the economy, including the development of the agricultural industry.

Politics

Opinion: The OSCE PA session will reaffirm Belarus as a reliable dialogue platform
The attention of Belarusian MPs is now focused on preparations for the OSCE PA annual session that will begin in Minsk in virtually one week, Vladimir Andreichenko said.
The Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. An archive photo Ambassador of Ukraine to Belarus summoned over international army exercise remarks
The ambassador was told that his inappropriate remarks had failed to live up to the high level of Belarusian-Ukrainian friendly relations. The ambassador was told that his remarks groundlessly accused Belarus of failing to observe trust- and security-building measures in the OSCE region.
Georges Rebelo Pinto Chikoti and Vladimir Makei MFA: Belarus ready to develop relations with Angola
Vladimir Makei noted that Belarus attaches great importance to the political and economic relations with Angola, and is ready to establish a strategic partnership.

Economy

Vasily Matyushevsky. Archive photo Belarus on path to economic recovery
“The performance in the recent months has been showing that we are on our way to economic recovery. The GDP growth target for H1 has been already over-fulfilled: 0.9% as against the projected 0.2%,” First Vice Premier Vasily Matyushevsky said.

Society

Independence Day military parade in Minsk to feature about 6,000 participants
The military parade will be one of the highlights of the Independence Day celebrations. It will involve about 6,000 people, including the support staff. The parade will feature 500 units of military hardware.
Belarus provides medical services to citizens of 128 countries
Foreigners are most interested in cardio, neuro and intravascular surgery, endoscopic operation, endoprosthesis replacement, treatment of oncological diseases, dentistry, ophthalmology, reproductive healthcare, diagnostics, preventive treatment and rehabilitation.
The Augustow Canal. An archive photo Belarus, Poland to review joint UNESCO nomination file for Augustow Canal
The nomination file tops the agenda of the upcoming meeting of the Belarusian-Polish advisory commission for historical and cultural heritage.

Sport

Craig Woodcroft. Photo courtesy of HC Dinamo Minsk Craig Woodcroft parts with HC Dinamo Minsk
The club was ready to continue cooperation with the specialist. However, taking into account Craig Woodcroft's wish to terminate the contract, we agreed to do it on mutual agreement without termination indemnity, HC Dinamo Minsk Director General Anatoly Kurilets said.