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Minsk hosts consultations between Belarusian, Norwegian ministries of foreign affairs
11 December, 19:19
The consultations continued the dialogue Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei and his Norwegian counterpart Ine Eriksen Soreide began on the sidelines of the OSCE Ministerial Council meeting in Milan on 6-7 December 2018.
Belarus-Russia Union State Council of Ministers to meet in Brest on 13 December
11 December, 19:02
There are 25 items on the agenda. The topics include Belarus-Russia trade and economic cooperation, priority avenues and top-priority tasks in the further development of the Union State of Belarus and Russia in the medium term in 2018-2022, and other matters.
A cooling tower. An archive photo
Generator stator now in design position in second unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant
11 December, 18:45
The stator is a core component of the electric equipment of the turbine unit. The stator is designed to convert mechanical energy of a rotating turbine into electricity. Apart from that, with the weight in excess of 440 tonnes, the stator is the heaviest piece of equipment used by the nuclear power plant's unit.
Irina Usova
UNDP Green Cities project in Belarus expected to reduce CO2 emissions by more than 90,000t
11 December, 18:30
The importance of the theme of sustainable development of cities and communities is highlighted by the inclusion of Goal No. 11 on the global sustainable development agenda.
Yulia Gotovko. An archive photo of Pressball
Yulia Gotovko loses at 2018 Al Habtoor Tennis Challenge in Dubai
11 December, 18:20
Belarus' number 297 Yulia Gotovko lost to Romania's world number 85 Sorana Cirstea 3-6, 3-6 in the first round of the 2018 Al Habtoor Tennis Challenge main draw in Dubai.
Augustow Canal. An archive photo
Grodno attracts crowds of Lithuanian tourists
11 December, 18:18
Participants of the meeting discussed cooperation in social affairs, the development of education and healthcare systems, and broader use of the tourism potential of the neighboring countries.
Press conference in BelTA's press center
UNDP Green Cities project reaches practical phase in Belarus
11 December, 18:05
The UNDP project “Supporting Green Urban Development in Small and Medium-Sized Cities in Belarus (Green Cities)” is funded by the Global Environment Facility (GEF) and implemented in partnership with the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection in 2016-2021.
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Work to set up Belarusian-Uzbek cotton processing cluster to begin in 2019
11 December, 17:22
The official stressed that the project is rather complicated, this is why time is needed to do everything right. “The work proceeds very actively. All the sides are interested in it,” added Nikolai Yefimchik.
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Scholars from seven countries to discuss global economic trends at conference in Minsk
11 December, 17:21
Attending the event will be scholars, researchers and economists from Belarus, Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, China, Lebanon and the Netherlands. The forum will review the current major processes and trends in the world and national economies.
Almost 179,000 tourist arrivals in Belarus on visa waiver
11 December, 16:46
About 179,000 tourists have visited Belarus via Minsk National Airport since the 30-day visa-free travel program was launched. Most of the guests came from Germany (28,500), Poland (16,300), and Italy (15,600).
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