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Mogilev Oblast to gather artists from eight countries for plein air
19 September, 17:19
The 23rd edition of the international plein air painting festival Image of Motherland in Visual Art will kick off in Mogilev on 23 September. Among the participants of the plein air session are both famous artists and young hopefuls.
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Belarusian firefighters watching nuclear emergency response exercise in Russia's Saratov Oblast
19 September, 16:56
Specialists from Armenia, Sweden, France, and South Korea are also going to watch the exercise. The scenario of the exercise is built around a virtually improbable combination of unfavorable factors – natural cataclysms and malfunctioning nuclear reactors.
Photo courtesy of the organizers
International Short Film Festival Kinosmena 2018 gets underway in Minsk
19 September, 16:40
The competition program includes 24 short films from different countries. This year the festival received about 4,500 works from 125 countries.
Photo courtesy of Belarus' embassy in Pakistan
Belarus, Pakistan developing joint university of applied skills
19 September, 16:23
The parties confirmed the readiness to continue work on the establishment of a joint university of applied skills with the use of Belarus' best practices in professional and technical training.
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Belarus to attend Eurasian Women's Forum in St. Petersburg
19 September, 16:17
Marianna Shchetkina is among the speakers of the plenary session of the forum “Women for global security and sustainable development”, the press service informed.
Belarus' Studies Center opens in China
19 September, 15:54
The center will be used as a platform to develop interuniversity research, education and cultural cooperation, and also strengthen and expand regional ties between Brest Oblast and China's Anhui Province.
BelTA, Great Patriotic War Museum launch Partisan Chronicles project
19 September, 15:51
The BelTA News Agency and the Belarusian State Museum of the Great Patriotic War History have announced a joint project, Partisan Chronicles, timed to the 75th anniversary of Belarus' liberation from the Nazi invaders.
Photo courtesy of the Belarusian Consulate General in Shanghai.
Tourism in Belarus forum enjoys success in China's Nanjing
19 September, 15:27
The event was designed to promote Belarus as an interesting travel destination and to introduce the Chinese public to Belarus' tourist attractions.
Belarus-Moldova youth forum scheduled for spring 2019
19 September, 15:16
According to secretary of the BRSM Youth Union Central Committee Aleksandra Goncharova, the decision was taken at the meeting with President of the National Youth League of Moldova Ion Curmei.
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Belarus to draw up active longevity strategy
19 September, 14:26
The aging of the population is a serious challenge facing all countries now. Following international criteria, the population is considered old if the percentage of people aged 65 and over is 7% or more. In Belarus, this figure exceeds 14%. By 2030 it is projected to increase to 20%.
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