10:37 SocietyCIS Inter-parliamentary Assembly to hold session on 26-27 November The chairperson of the CIS IPA Council, the chairperson of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of Russia Valentina Matviyenko will preside over the meeting from the Reading Room of the Taurus Palace.
09:55 EconomyEEC Council approves draft roadmap for common organic food market in EAEU Our major goal is to harmonize the legislation within the union so that a certified organic producer can successfully sell it both in any of the EAEU countries and in third-country markets, Artak Kamalyan said.
09:20 EconomyPrimorsky Krai chosen as MTZ sales center in Russia's Far East The Belarusian delegation headed by Mogilev Oblast Governor Leonid Zayats arrived in the Primorsky region last week. It includes Industry Minister Piotr Parkhomchik, representatives of the Agriculture and Food Ministry, and directors of major industrial enterprises in Belarus.
09:01 EconomyBelNPP first unit up for dynamic tests Dynamic tests are about to begin at the first power unit of the Belarusian nuclear power plant (BelNPP), Chief Engineer of the Belarusian nuclear power plant Anatoly Bondar said.
19:57 PoliticsBelarus-Vatican cooperation discussed Sergei Aleinik and Ante Jozic discussed topical items on the bilateral agenda. The sides confirmed mutual interest in stepping up Belarus-Vatican cooperation.
19:21 SocietyCSTO countries discussing draft agreement on logistics of collective forces While speaking about the improvement of the legal base that regulates matters of materiel support for the CSTO forces, Anatoly Sidorov informed participants of the session about progress in the intrastate reconciliation of the draft agreement on the joint materiel and medical support for the organization's troops (collective forces).
19:06 SocietyForeign specialists remotely attend chemical weapons defense classes in Belarus It is a basic course that has been arranged in line with recommendations of the Organization for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons specifically for foreign specialists. The course includes 24 training sessions. The students are specialists from Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, Armenia, Moldova, and Azerbaijan.
18:50 SocietyTeatralny Kufar 2020 theater festival to kick off in Minsk on 2 December The 17th edition of the international festival of student and youth theatres Teatralny Kufar, BSU 2020 will open on 2 December, BelTA learned from the press service of Belarusian State University (BSU).
18:17 SocietyBelarus, Russia's Kaluga Oblast sign cooperation program for 2021-2023 Mechanical engineering, agricultural and food industries, healthcare, ICT, petrochemistry, construction, science and technology will be the priority areas of cooperation between enterprises and organizations of Belarus and Kaluga Oblast in the near future.
17:54 SocietyBelavia to operate flights to one terminal of Munich airport from 1 December “From 1 December all the flights will be performed to Terminal 2 of Munich International Airport,” Belavia said.
17:39 PartnersChina launches Chang'e-5 to collect, return moon samples China Tuesday launched a spacecraft to collect and return samples from the moon, the country's first attempt to retrieve samples from an extraterrestrial body.
17:23 PoliticsBelarus' ambassador presents credentials to Venezuelan president Ambassador Andrei Molchan and Nicolas Maduro expressed strong interest in developing the Belarusian-Venezuelan relations and implementing joint projects.
16:58 PoliticsCIS observation mission to monitor parliamentary elections in Kazakhstan The CIS mission will be deployed in Kazakhstan on 21 December.
16:20 EconomyChamber of International Commerce of Kazakhstan eager to open representative office in Belarus The official said: “Certainly, the pandemic has affected us a lot. Any communications and respectively physical contacts between entrepreneurs have virtually ceased. This is why we've come forward with the initiative to develop the network of our trade representatives."
15:40 PoliticsIsrael seeks to strengthen cultural ties with Belarus The ambassador stressed that negotiations are currently underway to implement tourist projects on the birth places in Belarus, which later became well-known for Israelis.