09:01 SportSabalenka advances to Mutua Madrid Open semifinal In the quarterfinal the Belarusian proved stronger over her doubles partner Elise Mertens of Belgium who had to withdraw due to an injury while trailing 6-1, 4-0.
19:58 EconomyBelarus, Moldova to expand cooperation in agribusiness Ivan Krupko and Ion Perju discussed an increase in trade and economic cooperation between Belarus and Moldova, including the expansion of mutual deliveries of agricultural products and food.
19:21 PoliticsDelegation of China's Guizhou Province business circles to visit Belarus The Belarusian delegation also included a general representative of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in China, Secretary General of the Guangdong-CIS International Technological Cooperation Union Guo Fengzhi, and representatives of SZAO Industrial Park Development Company in China (Shenzhen).
18:51 EconomyUkraine resumes electricity import from Belarus According to the source, it has been nearly three weeks since the parliament voted in favor of the proposal to authorize Ukraine's National Energy and Utilities Regulatory Commission to ban import, however, the regulatory body is mired in corruption scandals and has not even started preparations for the ban.
18:32 SocietyLeningrad siege survivor: We need to remember the horrors of the war We need to remember the horrors of the war and make sure they never happen again, Leningrad siege survivor, resident of Mogilev Elizaveta Khomchenko said. The woman celebrated her 90th birthday on 5 May.
18:22 PresidentLukashenko describes meeting with Dodon as heart-to-heart conversation “Well done for coming here! You could not but come here. Because indeed back in the day you were so involved in good common Belarusian-Moldovan affairs here. Particularly humanitarian ones,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
17:59 SocietyOver 8,000 titles of books, brochures published in Belarus in 2020 A total of 925 titles of belles-lettres books were printed (circulation – 890,800 copies), of which 346 were books for children (circulation – 730,900 copies). Prose and poetry prevailed in terms of the genres of children's literature.
17:56 SocietySecurity of data in Government Cloud emphasized The Government Cloud is information and telecommunications infrastructure that meets the highest information security and data protection standards. The project has been implemented by the telecommunications infrastructure company beCloud specifically for government agencies and organizations.
17:31 SocietyVeteran's war medal returned from Israel to Belarus The Order of the Patriotic War Second Class that belonged to a veteran from Belarus was found by Belarusian native Anatoly Kavalerchik in the Negev desert in Israel during military drills.
17:26 EconomyBelarusian Steamship Company ready to transport BMZ products to Europe The organization of a logistic chain for the sake of delivering BMZ products to Europe by water was discussed. Belarusian Steamship Company expressed readiness to arrange experimental shipments to deliver metallurgical products to Europe via the Ukrainian port of Odessa and the Serbian port of Smederevo.
16:49 PoliticsParliaments of Belarus, Moldova sign joint statement on cooperation The document was signed by Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko and Chairwoman of the Council of the Republic Natalya Kochanova and Speaker of the Moldovan parliament Zinaida Greceanii.
16:38 PoliticsFriendly relations between Belarus, Moldova pointed out Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko and Chairwoman of the Council of the Republic Natalya Kochanova met with a parliamentary delegation of Moldova led by Speaker of the Moldovan parliament Zinaida Greceanii on 5 May.
16:23 PartnersSelection of next UN secretary-general enters phase of vision statement hearing United Nations member states will gather Friday to hear the vision statement of incumbent Secretary-General Antonio Guterres who is running for the second term, president of the 75th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA), said Tuesday.
16:08 SportBelarus name squad for 2021 Men's European Volleyball Championship qualification The Belarusian national team will play its qualifying matches in Pool G against Portugal, Hungary and Norway in Hungary on 7-9 May.
15:59 In PicturesExhibitions dedicated to Great Patriotic War open in Vitebsk An exhibition of posters dedicated to the Great Patriotic War was opened in the Vitebsk Regional Museum on 5 May. It features 20 posters created by famous artists in 1941-1945 and reissued in 1975.