20:01 EconomyChina-Belarus industrial park's accomplishments reviewed The construction of the park's engineering and transport infrastructure began five years ago. The first stage occupying 855ha is now ready for the arrival of resident companies and for the dynamic launch of projects. 26 companies in the park already make products, offer services, and focus on R&D work.
19:43 EconomyPower outage blamed for suspension of oil transit from Belarus to Poland A power line that feeds electricity to PERN's oil tank farm in Miszewko Strzalkowskie was damaged in the morning on 23 October. Oil pumping in the northern section between Gdansk and Plock was temporarily suspended as a result while intake from the eastern section was reduced.
19:29 SocietyCall for new ways to use regional airports in Belarus The minister was made familiar with the operation of the Mogilev branch of the national air traffic control company Belaeronavigatsia and met with its employees. Reserves for the development of regional airports were discussed at the meeting.
19:19 EconomyOutput of fruits, berries by Belarusian farmers up by 13 times in last ten years According to the source, domestic production does not fully satisfy demand for apples on the home market yet. This is why new apple orchards are planted every year. As much as 3,300ha was planted in 2016-2019. As much as 315ha has been planted so far this year and the work still continues.
19:04 SocietyPrime minister explains why major pro-government rally in Minsk has been cancelled According to Roman Golovchenko, public organizations, enterprises, and ordinary citizens have been speaking in favor of arranging a rally, a speech, some mass action in support of the government's policy for quite some time.
18:50 SocietyConstant improvement of motorways to contribute to stable operation of Belarusian economy According to the minister, Belarus boasts a well-developed network of automobile roads and road infrastructure, which quality directly determines the speed of delivery of cargoes and passengers and the country's transit appeal.
18:38 SocietyNew panel with 41 names unveiled at Rylenki war complex in Belarus The new panel was unveiled during the events to mark the 77th anniversary of the liberation of the Rylenki village
18:18 SocietyAncient artifacts unearthed in Polotsk Fragments of glass bracelets, a ring and other finds dating back presumably to the 12th -13th centuries were discovered in the territory of the Upper Castle during excavation works. The finds have scientific value, they will help get additional insights into the history of our ancient Polotsk.
18:12 SocietyCIS plenipotentiaries to discuss preparations for CIS summit Then the permanent representatives will consider the preparations for the next meeting of the CIS Council of Heads of Government, which will be held in an online format on 6 November. The summit is expected to adopt the documents important on further development of cooperation within the CIS.
17:39 EconomyBelarus' first vice premier meets with Leningrad Oblast governor During his visit, Nikolai Snopkov met with Leningrad Oblast Governor Aleksandr Drozdenko. The parties discussed topical issues of the bilateral agenda and promising areas of cooperation in the construction industry and the manufacturing sector.
17:28 SportBelarusian Fencing Championships continue in Minsk The Belarusian Open Fencing Championship is organized by the Sport and Tourism Ministry, the Belarusian Fencing Federation, and the National Olympic Training Center Staiki.
17:26 In PicturesFirst-day-of-issue dedication ceremony for UN75 stamp in Minsk The project has been implemented in cooperation with the United Nations Postal Administration.-
17:18 EconomyOpinion: Strikes damage both business and economy Strikes damage both business and the economy as a whole, member of the Standing Committee on Economy, Budget and Finance of the Council of the Republic, Director of OAO Krasny Pischevik Sergei Anyukhovsky told BelTA.
17:00 EconomyBelarus resumes oil transit to Poland in full The spokesman said: “The Polish side has fixed the problems. Transit is being restored. The oil pipeline operators are starting to move oil.” The Mozyr-Brest trunk line is part of the Druzhba oil pipeline system and is used for transit of Russian oil to Poland and then to other European countries.
16:42 EconomyCalls for strikes slammed as counterproductive Manufacturing process is not a kettle or a vacuum cleaner. You cannot turn it on or off any time you wish. It is a complex mechanism that cannot be stopped. After all, many companies work around the clock, Tatyana Lugina said.