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First China-Britain freight train arrives back in China
Yesterday 10:35
The trans-continental freight train, loaded with 32 containers, mainly carrying maternity products and soft drinks, departed from London on April 10.
Minsk Airport welcomes this year's millionth passenger
28 April, 19:24
In January-March 2017 the passenger traffic via the airport increased by 29.6% compared to the same period a year earlier. The press service informed that Minsk National Airport celebrated its ever first millionth passenger on 25 December 2008.
Jean-Yves Bouchardy. An archive photo
UNHCR representative in Belarus points out advantages of welcoming migrants
28 April, 19:08
According to Jean-Yves Bouchardy, refugees and stateless persons work for state-run enterprises and international companies and generate benefits for the Belarusian society. Although they sometimes require additional assistance with preparing for the jobs, the country benefits from employing the refugees.
The Vostok 3D radar. Photo courtesy of KB Radar Company
Belarusian KB Radar to showcase Vostok 3D radar at MILEX 2017
28 April, 18:31
The Vostok 3D radar has been developed solely in Belarus and can substitute foreign products. Made by KB Radar, the managing company of the holding company Radar Systems, it is designed to detect aerial targets, measure their distance and bearing, altitude and radial velocity.
2,000-year-old tombs excavated in central China
28 April, 16:23
The tombs, thought to be from either the late West Han (206 BC - 24 AD) or early East Han (24 - 220 AD) dynasties, were discovered last November at a construction site in Huaihua city.
Coordination of Union State draft program on border security almost complete
28 April, 16:00
The program is aimed at implementing the main provisions of the border policy and strengthening the border security between the two countries.
Belarus, Slovakia to bolster ties in science, innovations
28 April, 14:31
Belarus and Slovakia plan to boost cooperation in key avenues of science, technology, and innovations. The countries will cooperate in energy industry, agribusiness, medicine and pharmacology, nano- and biotechnologies, and nuclear power.
Terrorism response exercise at Belarusian nuclear power plant
28 April, 12:46
A set of events were arranged at the construction site of the Belarusian nuclear power plant on 27 April in order to practice responding to possible terrorism-related threats as part of the planned measures designed to take care of the installation's security.
Belavia passenger traffic up 30% in early 2017
28 April, 12:01
“In January-April 2017 Belavia registered a 30% growth in its passenger traffic, as compared to the same period last year. It is a considerable increase,” said Igor Cherginets.
Belarus' resolution on role of education in combating human trafficking presented at UNESCO session
28 April, 11:17
A Belarusian delegation headed by Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to France, Belarus' Permanent Representative to the UNESCO Pavel Latushko is attending the 201st session of the UNESCO Executive Board on 19 April- 5 May.
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