19:58 EconomySome 100 Belarusian enterprises certified to export agricultural products to China Active work to certify Belarusian processing enterprises for deliveries to China began in 2015. The work has helped increase export from $0.3 million in 2015 to $131 million in 2019. The top Belarusian exports to China are meat products (44% of the total in cost terms), dairy products (40%), flax fiber (6%), and rapeseed oil (6%).
19:29 EconomyBelAZ expects recovery of world coal market, increase in vehicle output The executive said: “This year several factors relating to the decline in output are at play. The pandemic is primarily to blame. Prices for metallurgical coal, power plant coal are decreasing. A certain revival of this market is visible today. We expect that the output of industrial products will increase as well.”
19:15 SocietyBelarus' KGB: Extremist actions of protesters can be qualified as acts of terrorism The officer said: “We've seen more and more extremist manifestations from Belarusian protesters recently. For example, radical citizens tried to capture a police station in Minsk's Tsentralny District during an unauthorized rally on 25 October."
19:01 SocietyMTZ classroom opens in Novosibirsk Agricultural University The goal of the project is to train students, workers of MTZ dealer centers and specialists of the Novosibirsk Oblast agro-industrial sector.
19:00 EconomyBelarusian enterprises suffer no economic damage from calls for strikes Asked about economic damage to Belarusian enterprises due to today's events, the official said: “Absolutely no [damage to the economy of the enterprises]. Products were made and shipped to customers as usual.”
18:40 SocietyBelavia to perform first flight to Berlin's new airport on 6 November Today, Belavia performs flights from Minsk to Berlin Schoenefeld Airport which is to be BER Terminal 5.
18:27 EconomyChambers of commerce of Belarus, Russia's Smolensk Oblast to promote exchange trade The priority area is to assist Belarusian and Russian manufacturers of timber and agricultural products to access the commodity exchange market.
18:23 SocietyZhejiang Shuren University to expand cooperation with Belarusian universities Zhejiang Shuren University has been cooperating with Belarus since 2013. Among its partners are the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, the Belarusian State University, the Belarusian State Economic University, the Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics.
18:07 SocietyNapoleon Orda's manor house to reopen after renovations soon The renovations on the manor house began in 2009 and were completed last December. Now the staff of the regional museum complex are busy preparing the scientific and artistic concept of the permanent exhibition.
17:42 SocietyMP speaks against strikes at Belarusian enterprises The MP said: “It is necessary to work, start negotiations, amend the Constitution, and deal with the tasks at hand. But we hear only some ultimatum statements and that's it. Two sides can always find a consensus, can reach an agreement if they are willing to meet each other halfway. An ultimatum can produce nothing good.”
17:41 SocietyMinsk to host international conference on utility services in late October The conference will be held to discuss new trends and promising technologies, as well as technological equipment in the main areas of the public utilities sector, the development of the single platform to promote technological progress in the sector.
16:49 PoliticsBelarus-Russia cooperation in security viewed as consistent, effective Cooperation between Belarus and Russia in security has been consistent and effective. The statement was made during a videoconference of the security, defense and anti-crime commission of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia.
16:32 EconomyEEC to host online meeting with Belarusian businessmen The Economy Ministry of Belarus will host the meeting on 29 October. The parties are due to discuss issues important for the Belarusian business community in conducting entrepreneurship activities as part of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU).
16:11 SocietyState Border Committee: 595 foreigners denied entry to Belarus over past week “The absolute majority of them were strong young men with an athletic build, who could not explain or confirm the purpose of their arrival in Belarus,” Anton Bychkovsky said.
15:57 SportSabalenka triumphs over Azarenka in Ostrava Open final Aryna Sabalenka also swept the doubles crown with Belgium's Elise Mertens at the event.