14:09 PoliticsUnion State of Belarus, Russia hailed as leader among integration associations, example to follow In many respects, the Union State has become a leader among integration associations and an example to follow, Belarusian Ambassador in Russia Dmitry Krutoi said at the media forum “Belarus - Russia: Equal Union, Common History, Shared Future” timed to the 23rd anniversary of the Union State Treaty.
13:51 EconomyAgenda of Supreme Eurasian Economic Council session in Bishkek to include 17 issues “A meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council with the participation of the heads of state of the Eurasian Economic Union, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission Mikhail Myasnikovich will take place in-person in Bishkek on 9 December,” the press service said.
13:46 PoliticsMezentsev: Belarus, Russia created an interstate union of a new type Belarus and Russia managed to create a new type of interstate union - the Union State, State Secretary of the Union State Dmitry Mezentsev said at the media forum “Belarus - Russia: Equal Union, Common History, Shared Future” timed to the 23rd anniversary of the signing of the Union State Treaty, BelTA has learned.
13:15 EconomyBelarus-Karelia trade up 13% in January-September 2022 Dmitry Rodionov praised interaction between Karelia and Belarus. “The trade has been growing over the past several years. We can already assess the results of the nine months of 2022,” he added.
12:20 EconomyBelarus looks to supply wood chips to Karelia “This is not the first event held jointly with representatives of the Russian region. Belarusian delegations also visited Karelia to discuss mutual partnership. There is a constant exchange of delegations, business circles to expand the commodity supply chain,” he said.
11:52 SocietyBelarusians abroad decry demolition of monuments to Soviet soldiers Our main task is to popularize Belarusian culture, chairperson of the Narva Belarusian society Syabry (Estonia) Lyudmila Annus told BelTA on the sidelines of the meeting of the Advisory Council for Belarusians Abroad at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
11:31 PoliticsDeputy MFA: Belarusians are different, God is behind us The Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has hosted a regular meeting of the Consultative Council for Belarusians Abroad. Taking part in it were members of the diaspora from various countries, including the EU and the USA, BelTA has learned.
11:31 PartnersNever too young for opera Children learning Peking Opera at Yuyinshe in Shanghai presented their first public performance.
11:16 PoliticsBill on Belarus' Electoral Code submitted to House of Representatives The draft law on amendments to the Electoral Code has been submitted to the House of Representatives, Chairman of the Standing Commission on State Construction, Local Self-Government and Rules of Procedure of the House of Representatives Valentin Semenyako told the media on 7 December.
10:55 PoliticsVisit of PAP president to Belarus seen as important step to boost cooperation “We believe that an official visit of the head of the parliament will be another important step to strengthen our cooperation,” the MP said.
10:48 PartnersWorld Turkish Coffee Day celebrated in US Word Turkish Coffee Day was celebrated in Washington and New York with events organized by Turkish cultural groups.
10:31 EconomyBelarus' gold, forex reserves up 2.7% to $7.797bn in November The country's gold and foreign currency reserves went up by $207.9 million (up 2.7%) in November after rising by $86.5 million (up 1.1%) in October.
10:00 SocietyRise of Ostrovets in the wake of BelNPP construction For the past 11 years, the town has grown prettier and busier. Today, locals fully enjoy the benefits of living in the city of nuclear scientists.
09:56 EconomyForeign currency sales exceed purchases by $135.9m in Belarus in January-November In January-November 2022 individuals bought the equivalent of $9.032 billion in cash and cashless forms and sold $9.168 billion worth of foreign currency. In November, the net demand for foreign currency was $131.5 million.
09:56 PartnersPakistan, England teams to depart Multan for 2nd Test Pakistan and England teams have boarded the flight were about to depart to Multan to feature in the second Test scheduled to be held from December 9 at the Multan Cricket Stadium.