19:59 EconomyMinister: Belarus is always open to business cooperation proposals The parties discussed cooperation between Belarus and Italy in production and sale of food products made of Belarusian raw materials using Italian technologies and recipes, investment in restaurant business, joint projects in oil and fat industry.
19:11 EconomyCall to develop EAEU hi-tech self-sufficiency program “There is a request to support the proposal to develop a long-term program of economic hi-tech self-sufficiency of the Eurasian Economic Union,” said the head of the EEC Board, addressing the EAEU heads of state and government participating in the forum.
18:24 EconomyShare of natural gas in Belarus' energy mix to decrease to 60% with launch of NPP With the launch of the nuclear power plant, the share of natural gas in Belarus' energy mix will decrease to 60%, Belarusian Energy Minister Viktor Karankevich said during a panel discussion at the Eurasian Economic Forum via a video link.
18:15 PoliticsBelarus, Russia hold ministerial consultations on international information security Belarusian-Russian ministerial consultations on international information security took place in Moscow on 26 May.
18:07 SocietyAnniversary of diplomatic relations between Belarus, Israel celebrated in Minsk Belarus is proud of the fact that a number of Belarus natives stood at the origins of Israeli statehood, Belarusian First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik said at an event on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Belarus and Israel at the House of Friendship in Minsk.
18:00 SocietyBelarus hopes for UNEP's active involvement in Poland's fence construction issue "Belarus forecasts inevitability of a number of negative consequences for the ecosystems of these trans-boundary objects,” Pavel Vzyatkin stressed.
17:57 PartnersHit reality show still creating waves in its third season The third season of the hit talent show Sisters Riding the Winds and Breaking the Waves premiered on the video-sharing platform Mango TV this month.
17:51 PresidentBelarusian army to create Southern Operational Command Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “Regretfully, a new direction has opened, a new front as they say, and we cannot neglect it. We've already talked a bit about it. Back then the defense minister suggested opening a new operational command on the southern flank, in the southern direction of our country. Back in 2021."
17:43 EconomyCall to scale up Belarus-Russia joint action on import substitution across EAEU According to him, there are two problems which need to be solved amid sanctions pressure. These are import substitution for critical goods and the development of new high-tech and competitive industries.
17:29 SportSasnovich, Blinkova lose in French Open doubles opener Belarus' Aliaksandra Sasnovich and Anna Blinkova of Russia lost to Canada-Mexico tandem of Gabriela Dabrowski and Giuliana Olmos, 2-6, 3-6, in the French Open 2022 doubles opener.
17:14 PresidentLukashenko confident in Belarus' ability to stand against largest countries According to Aleksandr Lukashenko, it is universally accepted that it is difficult to fight against the countries, which not only have military might but a large population, too. However, this factor does not determine the outcome of military actions as strongly as it did in the past, the commander-in-chief pointed out.
17:06 PresidentBelarusian military urged to step up counter information efforts Belarus need to step up work to counter the information warfare, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a meeting in the Defense Ministry of Belarus to discuss military security issues on 26 May.
16:45 EconomyCall for independent currency system in Eurasian Economic Union There is a need to discuss the development of an independent currency system in the Eurasian Economic Union, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Mikhail Myasnikovich said during a plenary session of the Eurasian Economic Forum in Bishkek.
16:35 EconomyEEC, Eurasian Peoples' Assembly sign strategic partnership program “The program will ensure effective interaction between our organizations using the unique integration potential of business diplomacy and the system of equal international partnership,” Mikhail Myasnikovich said.
16:11 PresidentLukashenko: We see true goals of the events NATO is staging Aleksandr Lukashenko pointed out that the United States and its satellites continue pursuing a policy in favor of aggravating tensions with effectively the entire world. A hot confrontation with Russia is in progress. Military presence near Belarus as Russia's ally is growing and large-scale exercises are being held.