Housing construction in Belarus
In January-September 2018 Belarusian construction companies built 31,900 apartments. As much as 2.79 million m2 of housing was commissioned.
Junior Eurovision 2018
The Junior Eurovision Song Contest 2018 will be held in Minsk on 25 November. Taking part in it will be 20 countries, which is the highest number of participating states in the history of the contest.
The draft new general agreement between the government, the national employers' associations and trade unions has incorporated the basic approaches that will contribute to the promotion of the zero occupational accident concept in the country, Belarus Labor and Social Security Minister Irina Kostevich said.
According to the source, Council of Europe experts have evaluated the Belarusian law on organ and tissue transplantation and the suggested amendments. The legislation has been found compliant with principles of the Oviedo Convention.
Belarus' report was presented by Head of Gosatomnadzor Olga Lugovskaya. She noted that the radiation safety infrastructure was affected by the accident at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant, its consequences and the efforts to mitigate them.
The Belarusian keeps 87 points. In the opening leg in Slovenia, Iryna Kryuko finished 14th in the individual race to get 27 points, came in 17th in the sprint (24 points), and was seventh in the pursuit (36 points).