19:58 EconomyMogilev Meat-Packing Plant told to improve export efficiency The People's Republic of China is the main foreign partner for Mogilev Meat-Packing Plant. At the same time the company has not lost its market share in the Russian Federation. The company exports about 80% of the output to China and Russia.
19:20 SocietyBelarusian army engineers getting ready for International Army Games 2021 The commanding officer of the 188th Guards Engineer Brigade, Colonel Aleksandr Tsagoiko said that preparations for the Games have been in progress since early May. The number of conscripted personnel in Belarusian teams will be higher this year, he said. The personnel demonstrated great results during preliminary stages.
18:36 SocietyCIS to step up cooperation in biosecurity The CIS is drafting statements of the CIS heads of state on cooperation in ensuring biological security and a joint statement of the CIS foreign ministers on reinforcing the Biological and Toxin Weapons Convention.
18:35 SocietyCIS continues work on human rights commission The participants of the meeting discussed draft decisions of the CIS Heads of State Council and a protocol on amendments to the CIS Convention on Human Rights and Basic Freedoms of 26 May 1995.
18:30 SportTokyo 2020: Vitali Bandarenka loses in men's middleweight opener Belarus' middleweight boxer Vitali Bandarenka lost to Troy Isley of the United States 0-5 in the opener of the 2020 Olympic Games Boxing Event.
18:13 SportBandarenka: I expected such boxing, but the opponent was faster Vitali Bandarenka of Belarus lost the first bout to Troy Isley of the United States in the middleweight preliminaries at the Tokyo Olympic Games
18:00 In PicturesPeatland fire-fighting operation in Petrikov District An operation to extinguish a peat fire in Petrikov District, Gomel Oblast continues. At present the area under fire equals 85 hectares. About 80 firefighters and forestry workers as well as 23 vehicles have been deployed to fight the fire.
17:39 SportTokyo 2020: Sabalenka loses in round two Belarus' world number 3 Aryna Sabalenka lost to Croatia's world number 47 Donna Vekic 4-6, 6-3, 6-7 (3-7) in the second round of women's Olympics singles in Tokyo.
16:43 SportTokyo 2020: Dzmitry Asanau advances to men's lightweight round of 16 Dzmitry Asanau will next face Brazil's Wanderson de Oliveira on 31 July. Earlier, Belarus' Aliaksandr Radionau also secured a win.
16:35 SportBeach Volleyball tournament at Tokyo Olympic Games Beach Volleyball tournament at the Olympic Games Tokyo is held at Shiokaze Park on 24 July - 7 August.
16:03 SocietyOpinion: Migration crisis may set off change of government in Lithuania “The EU and the USA made it clear that Lithuania's migrant problem is none of their business. Meanwhile, more than a hundred illegal migrants continue to be detained at the border every day. In the places where several thousands of them are detained, unrest has been reported,” Aleksei Dzermant concluded.
15:44 SocietyRussia authorizes flights from Sochi, Krasnodar to Minsk from 1 August Russia will increase the number of Moscow-Minsk flights and will authorize flights from Sochi and Krasnodar to Minsk from 1 August.
15:09 PresidentLukashenko wants bigger role of prosecuting authority in ensuring law and order Aleksandr Lukashenko stressed that he is counting on Andrei Shved personally: “I believe that with you in charge of the prosecuting authority, it will take a worthy place in the system of government bodies of our country.”
15:07 SportGerasimov out of Tokyo 2020 tennis event Belarus' world number 79 Egor Gerasimov lost 4-6, 6-7 (4-7) to Italy's world number 31 Fabio Fognini in the 2020 Olympic Games Tennis Event men's singles round two.
14:36 SportBelarusian archers 4th at Tokyo 2020 The Belarusian team of Karyna Kazlouskaya, Hanna Marusava and Karyna Dziominskaya lost 1-5 to German in the bronze-medal match and placed fourth.