19:16 SocietyBelarus, Red Cross discuss cooperation prospects The International Committee of the Red Cross is a humanitarian organization that provides aid and renders assistance to victims of armed conflicts. The ICRC is part of the International Red Cross and Red Crescent Movement.
18:40 SportArchery, Muaythai added to European Games 2023 Archery will be making its third straight appearance at the European Games, while Muaythai will make its European Games debut in 2023.
18:30 SocietyBelarus, China to resume exchange of students, specialized healthcare professionals Belarus' Ambassador to China Yuri Senko met with Zeng Yixin, Vice Minister of the National Health Commission of the People's Republic of China, on 26 February.
18:18 EconomyBelarus' agricultural output projected to increase by at least 2.4% in 2021 Belarus is set to increase agricultural output by at least 2.4% in 2021, Belarus' Agriculture and Food Minister Ivan Krupko said during the ministry board meeting.
18:11 SocietyRDIF: Belarus-made Sputnik V vaccine might be exported to third countries The Sputnik V coronavirus vaccine produced in Belarus might be exported to third countries, Kirill Dmitriev, CEO of the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) told reporters.
17:52 PresidentDistinguished Belarusians honored with state awards They received orders, medals and honorary titles in recognition of the many-year productive work, professional excellence, exemplary fulfillment of service duties, courage displayed in water rescue, attainment of high production results, a big personal contribution to the development of machine building, construction industry, agriculture, transport, education, personnel training, healthcare, science, art and sport.
17:48 SportBelarus' recent Olympic Assembly hailed as meaningful, useful The Olympic Assembly held on 26 February offered a meaningful discussion that was useful for all participants, Head of the Belarusian Wrestling Federation, Olympic champion Kamandar Madzhidov said in an interview with BelTA.
17:28 EconomyRussian exporters tout Belarusian commodity exchange as place to do business The efficiency of the Belarusian commodity exchange has been confirmed by numerous positive feedback from business representatives who have already adopted this mechanism, the Russia representatives said.
17:15 EconomyHigher electricity consumption identified as priority in Belarus The Energy Ministry adopted a program on increasing the consumption of electricity used for heating, hot water supply, and cooking for the 2021-2025 period. Its realization will increase the availability of electricity for heating and hot water supply in existing households and new households that heavily rely on electricity.
17:04 SocietyBelarus manufactures first validation batches of Russia's Sputnik V vaccine The Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF), Russia's pharmaceutical company Generium and Belarus' major pharmaceutical company Belmedpreparaty are launching the production of Sputnik V, the world's first registered vaccine against coronavirus.
16:56 SportBelarusian athletes hopeful to perform well in Tokyo We need to perform well at the Tokyo Olympics to show the whole country that the money allocated for the development of the elite sport is the money well spent, senior coach of Belarus' national boxing team Sergei Asanov told the media.
16:30 SocietyOpinion: Interfaith harmony in Belarus is achieved through continuous dialogue Interfaith harmony in Belarus is a result of a continuous long-standing dialogue, Head of the Main State Legal Directorate of the Belarus President Administration Yevgeny Kovalenko said.
16:15 SportViktor Lukashenko presides over meeting of newly-elected NOC Executive Board “The NOC Executive Board considered economic issues and approved changes to the local legal acts,” the statement reads.
15:47 EconomyFood accounts for 20% of Belarus' exports in 2020 Belarusian food producers supplied goods to 116 countries, including the Eurasian Economic Union and the European Union, Asia, Africa, the Middle East, South and North America.
15:30 SportMinister: Belarus has prospects for winning medals at Tokyo Games We pin our major hopes on canoe sprint, wrestling, weightlifting, rhythmic gymnastics, trampoline, modern pentathlon and tennis. Some rapidly progressing young swimmers and track and field athletes are also capable of showing their best at the Tokyo Games,” said Sergei Kovalchuk.