19:58 PoliticsBelarus, UNHCR Office discuss format of future interaction Roland Schilling is in Belarus on 21-24 September to discuss the further format of Belarus-UNHCR interaction in light of the UNHCR's decision to shut down its dedicated office in the country.
19:54 PoliticsImplementation of Belarus-Turkey investment projects discussed A broad range of matters were discussed during the meeting. The sides agreed to stay in touch and work together on implementing a number of economic projects and investment ones.
19:43 PoliticsWays to increase Belarus-Nicaragua trade, economic cooperation discussed Ways to step up Belarus-Nicaragua trade and economic cooperation were discussed during the meeting.
19:31 EconomyNew Belarus-IAEA cooperation program in development Belarus is primarily interested in the continuation of the International Atomic Energy Agency's technical aid projects for the sake of enhancing the potential of the Belarusian nuclear power plant's operating company and in the sphere of training personnel in the area of nuclear safety regulation.
19:12 SocietyCooperation in security, disarmament discussed in Minsk Representatives of Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and the CIS Executive Committee took part in the session. Cooperation in the sphere of security and disarmament was discussed.
18:18 PoliticsBelarus, Iran FMs meet in New York The parties discussed the key areas to intensify Belarusian-Iranian cooperation and joint steps to build up trade and economic cooperation.
17:57 EconomyEurasian Agroexpress project aims to expedite cargo delivery from Belarus to China “The task of the Eurasian Agroexpress project is to provide accelerated delivery of agricultural products from Belarus, Kazakhstan and Russia to China and Uzbekistan. The delivery of frozen products is also possible,” Iya Malkina said.
17:47 EconomyGood flow of EAEU investments into Belarus According to the Statistics Department of the Eurasian Economic Commission, the net inflow of mutual direct investments in the Eurasian Economic Union totaled $663.2 million in Q1 2021 or 93% as against Q1 2020.
17:26 EconomyEAEU energy ministers to discuss formation of common natural gas market on 24-25 September According to the source, a conference of the energy ministers of the Eurasian Economic Union member states is scheduled for 24 September. The conference will be chaired by the Eurasian Economic Commission's Minister for Energy and Infrastructure Temirbek Asanbekov.
16:52 SocietyPlans to launch production of COVID-19 drug capsules at Great Stone Park The document was signed by Minsk Oblast Governor Aleksandr Turchin and Director of the Jintai Institute of Culture and Economics Cai Chuanqing.
16:45 In PicturesZubryonok children's center marks Union State Day From 14 September to 22 October the Belarusian National Children's Education and Recuperation Center Zubryonok is hosting a civil and patriotic event for students of the Belarus-Russia Union State “For the Honor of the Fatherland”.
16:26 SocietyBelarusian peacekeepers to deploy to Lebanon in September Belarusian military personnel have helped maintain international peace and security as part of the United Nations Interim Force In Lebanon since 2010. Over 50 Belarusian military specialists have acquired practical experience of carrying out peacekeeping missions so far, thus bolstering the country's international prestige.
16:08 EconomyBelarus, Qatar to intensify trade, economic contacts Another round of Belarus-Qatar ministerial consultations has been held in Doha. Taking part in the meeting were Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus Mikalai Barysevich and Secretary-General of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Qatar Dr. Ahmed bin Hassan Al Hammadi.
15:35 In PicturesDoors Open Day at Gomselmash The event is aimed at preserving and developing corporate traditions, industrial tourism, promoting family values, popularizing labor dynasties, and helping young people choose a profession.