19:57 SocietyTwinning of Belarusian Brest, Russian Vladivostok under consideration Oleg Kozhemyako said: “I think that signing an agreement between the capital cities of our regions – Vladivostok and Brest – will contribute to better mutual relations, to an increase in trade turnover, and will allow finding new avenues of cooperation in the future. I am convinced it will benefit Primorye Territory and Brest Oblast.”
19:20 EconomyChinese Lutta-Pak considering packaging production in Belarus Participants of the meeting discussed the possibility of setting up an enterprise to make high-tech packaging in Belarus, the business operation terms and the investment terms Belarus offers, the most suitable locations for the future enterprise, plans concerning future cooperation.
18:35 SocietyBelarus, China to implement 35 sci-tech projects by 2024 Belarus and China plan to implement 35 science and technology projects by 2024, Chairman of the State Committee for Science and Technology Sergei Shlychkov told journalists at the fourth meeting of the commission on sci-tech cooperation of the Belarus-China intergovernmental committee on cooperation.
18:19 SocietyBelarus President Administration joins blood donation campaign Employees of the Belarus President Administration have joined the free blood donation campaign as Belarus marks the 90th anniversary of its blood transfusion service.
18:04 SocietyProsecutor General's Office: Fascist invaders destroyed at least 10,300 Belarusian villages The fascist invaders destroyed and burned at least 10,300 Belarusian villages during the Great Patriotic War, Valery Tolkachev, the head of the investigative group for the investigation of the criminal case into the genocide of the Belarusian people during the Great Patriotic War, told the media.
17:38 SocietyAleinik: Love for Belarus was the purpose of Vladimir Makei's life The purpose of Vladimir Makei's whole life could be expressed in two simple words: I love Belarus!, First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik said as he attended the farewell ceremony for the late Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei in Minsk on 29 November, BelTA has learned.
17:03 SocietyBelarus attends CIS Railway Transport Council meeting Belarusian Railways took part in the 77th meeting of the CIS Railway Transport Council, BelTA learned from the press center of Belarusian Railways.
16:16 SocietyAnfimov: Vladimir Makei was a very responsible person Leonid Anfimov emphasized that he worked with Vladimir Makei and maintained very good friendly relations with him.
15:30 SocietyRussian MFA: Makei prioritized Belarus' interests, we knew and respected it “A wonderful person, a brilliant diplomat and a true professional has passed away. We will never forget the contribution he made to the development of bilateral relations and the promotion of the Union State,” the Russian deputy minister of foreign affairs said.
15:17 SocietyMakei buried at Vostochnoye cemetery in Minsk The farewell ceremony for Vladimir Makei was held in the Officers' House in Minsk on 29 November. Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko was the first to pay tribute to Vladimir Makei.
15:16 SocietyPetrishenko calls Vladimir Makei patriot, faithful son of Belarusian people Vladimir Makei was a shining example of a patriot, a faithful son of the Belarusian people, Belarus' Deputy Prime Minister Igor Petrishenko said as he attended the farewell ceremony for the late Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei in Minsk on 29 November, BelTA has learned.
14:40 SocietyAmbassador: Vladimir Makei was a great friend of Chinese people “I was shocked to learn the news about the sudden death of Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus Vladimir Makei, and I was very saddened by it,” said Xie Xiaoyong.
14:38 SocietyChief rabbi Abramovich: Diplomacy is about understanding and compassion, and Makei had it all iplomacy is about the ability to understand and compassionate, and Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei possessed these qualities, Chief Rabbi of the Religious Association of the Progressive Judaism Communities in the Republic of Belarus Gregory Abramovich told the media.
14:31 SocietyTsylinskaya: Vladimir Makei always kept his word “He was a man of good character. He never made empty promises. If he said something, he always did it. He never made empty words. He was deeply respected both as a person and a professional,” said Natallia Tsylinskaya.
14:16 SocietyBelarus' mufti: Demise of Vladimir Makei is a big loss for people and the state The demise of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus Vladimir Makei is a big loss for the public and the state, Mufti Abu-Bekir Shabanovich, Chairman of the Muslim Association of Belarus, told reporters, BelTA has learned.