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Filippo Grandi. Photo courtesy of UNHCR Belarus' welcoming refugee response praised
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi praised Belarus' effort to accommodate refugees and displaced persons from Ukraine. He stressed that UNHCR welcomes the actions taken by the Belarusian authorities to tackle the situation.
CIS counterterrorism, crime control system praised
18:30
Anatoly Chirak said: “A complex legal and organizational system has been created and successfully works to counteract new challenges and threats with efforts of all the CIS member states. For instance, a legal base of cooperation has been created and is regularly improved. Over 30 documents were adopted in the last five years.”
Gomel Oblast Days in Moscow hailed as momentous event
17:36
Gomel Oblast and Moscow have maintained mutually beneficial business relations for a long time. The historical findings in possession of the Gomel Oblast local lore museum testify that virtually 35% of all the trade cargoes have been coming to Gomel from Moscow for the last 300 years.
No plans to further raise retirement age in Belarus
17:20
A presidential decree was signed on 11 April 2016 to raise the general retirement age by six months every year as from 1 January 2017 to 63 years for men and 58 years for women. “We are not considering another increase in the retirement age,” said the official.
Landslide leaves 27 missing in east China
17:08
The landslide occurred around 5 p.m. on Wednesday in Sucun village in Suichang County, following heavy rain brought by Typhoon Megi.
Japan interested in Belarusian radiation medicine solutions
16:28
We closely cooperate with Japan, exchange best practices and academic delegations. Two our specialists will go to Japan in the near future. We hosted a Japanese delegation some six months ago. Medicine should be transnational, without any borders, and we are ready to share our solutions, Alexander Rozhko said.
Belarus suggests establishing CIS fund to finance innovative projects
15:02
Such a fund would help concentrate the resources on priority areas of research in the CIS and improve the distribution of revenues from research activity.
Photo: Internet
Indonesia evacuates foreign tourists after volcano erupts
14:46
At least 106 holiday makers, comprising 65 foreign tourists and 41 domestic visitors have been exited from dangerous zones, Sutopo Purwo Nugroho, spokesman of the national disaster agency told Xinhua via phone.
Belarus prime minister to visit Moldova on 2-3 October
14:44
While in Moldova Andrei Kobyakov is expected to meet with Moldova Prime Minister Pavel Filip and Moldova President Nicolae Timofti. The Belarusian head of government will also take part in the opening ceremony of the Belarusian Culture Center.
Plans for CIS orbital satellite group
13:43
The CIS member states are intent on effective cooperation in the area of space technologies. For instance, Belarus vigorously cooperates with research institutions of Russia, Kazakhstan, and other CIS states in this field.
Filippo Grandi. Photo courtesy of UNHCR
Belarus' welcoming refugee response praised
13:03
United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi praised Belarus' effort to accommodate refugees and displaced persons from Ukraine. He stressed that UNHCR welcomes the actions taken by the Belarusian authorities to tackle the situation.
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