18:33 PoliticsBelarus' ambassador meets with Armenia's vice premier Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Republic of Armenia Aleksandr Konyuk met with Armenia's Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan.
17:34 SocietyBelarus admits over 250 Ukrainian nationals over past 24 hours “From 6.00 on 10 August to 6.00 on 11 August, Belarus admitted 258 citizens of Ukraine entered Belarus. 221 Ukrainian citizens arrived in Belarus via Poland, 32 – via Lithuania and five - Latvia,” the committee informed.
16:36 In PicturesRye harvest time in Pruzhany District The branch Otechestvo of OAO Belovezhsky is harvesting rye.
16:03 EconomyPM promises tit-for-tat response to seizure of Belarusian property abroad When asked about the measures Belarus intends to take in connection with the seizure of property in Lithuania, Latvia and other countries, Roman Golovchenko said: “We are already working on claims. In fact, we cannot realize our commercial interests”.
14:59 EconomyBelarus decides in favor of creating port facilities in Russia's northwest Roman Golovchenko said: “We understand it is necessary to transship large volumes. It is true for all kinds of cargoes including mineral fertilizers, timber, wheeled cargoes, and containers. This is why the president was offered several variants for further development of our own facilities."
14:31 EconomyHarvesting of grains, leguminous crops reaches midpoint in Belarus Grains and leguminous crops have been harvested from half of the designated area, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Agriculture and Food Ministry.
14:00 SocietySummer extravaganza in Minsk World! Start of sales in ‘Paris', ‘Amsterdam' and ‘Venice' The multifunctional, business, sports and entertainment, residential and commercial complex is a win-win investment in prestigious real estate.
12:50 SocietyBelarusians bid farewell to Nikolai Slyunkov at funeral in Minsk Nikolai Slyunkov headed Minsk Tractor Plant from 1965 to 1972. Then he held the post of First Secretary of the Minsk City Committee of the Communist Party of the BSSR, Deputy Chairman of the State Planning Committee of the USSR, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the BSSR, Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
12:31 PartnersSyrian swimmer Inana Suleiman gains gold medal in Military Games in Russia Syria's national team's tally rose to 7 medals in the military games currently being held in Russia, after the gold won by swimmer Inana Suleiman on Tuesday in the 400-meter freestyle competitions.
12:10 PresidentLukashenko demands measures in response to Lithuania's seizure of Belarusian stake in Klaipeda port We must take measures in response to Lithuania's seizure of our stake in the Klaipeda port, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a meeting convened on 11 August to discuss the steps to set up port facilities for Belarusian export.
11:11 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus should make maximum use of Russian ports Belarus should use every available meter of Russian ports for shipment of its goods, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a meeting on 11 August to discuss the creation of port facilities to export Belarusian products.
11:11 PartnersEarly state tales revealed from 5,000-year-old site Around 240 kilometers from the Jiaojia excavation site in Jinan, capital of Shandong province, archaeologists have unearthed yet another 5,000-year-old portal to the past at Chengang village in Tengzhou city, in the southern part of the province.
11:00 PresidentLukashenko hosts meeting to discuss creation of Belarus' port facilities in Russia “In line with a preliminary agreement, today we will discuss transshipment of Belarusian export commodities, first of all, large volumes of potash fertilizers. At the moment, the port infrastructure and accessibility are the weak links in the supply chain,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
10:49 EconomyBelarusian economy ministry: GDP trend is likely to change in August “Such pace of economic development has been expected. It is related primarily to the restructuring of export supplies and shifting of harvesting terms by 8-9 days," Belarusian Deputy Economy Minister Dmitry Yaroshevich said.
10:45 PartnersS. Korea stuns handball world with women's youth title The undersized underdog South Korea has shocked the handball world, capturing the women's youth championship to cap off an undefeated run to the top.