09:59 SocietyBelarusian rescuers helping put out wildfires in Turkey Two Mi-8 helicopters with water discharge devices remain on duty in Turkey. “Aviation can help detect wildfires at an early stage and quickly eliminate them, thus minimizing the repercussions,” the Emergencies Ministry noted.
09:27 SocietyOver 200 Russian children will spend vacations in Belarus under Union State program More than 200 Russian schoolchildren will spend summer vacations in the Svitanak children's rehabilitation and recuperation center in Pinsk District under the Union State program, director of the center Igor Nevar told a BelTA correspondent.
09:01 EconomyBelarus' trade minister explains price stabilization and oversight plan “We have a number of tools to curb and stabilize prices. Some of them were set forth in the Council of Ministers' Resolution No. 214 that provides for strict price regulation, among other things. The adopted program envisages a set of economic measures aimed at stabilizing prices in the short term,” Aleksei Bogdanov said.
19:58 PoliticsCooperation between private sectors of Belarus, Vietnam discussed The sides discussed the importance of pooling efforts for the sake of expanding interaction between representatives of the Belarusian private sector and the Vietnamese one.
19:28 EconomyBelarusian Amkodor presents loaders at expo in Russian Yekaterinburg Amkodor's products on display include the universal skid steer loader Amkodor 211, the universal loader with a telescopic boom Amkodor T400-70, the excavator-loader Amkodor 732, and the universal loader Amkodor 342S4-07.
19:15 SocietyGood sales of Belarusian products via Chinese platform Douyin Over 1.3 million Douyin users watched the stream over the course of one hour. Meanwhile, sales of Belarusian chocolate and snacks exceeded 900,000 Chinese yuans or about $135,000.
18:48 EconomyBelarusian BelAZ unaffected by lack of imports, external factors Sergei Nikiforovich said: “Independence is not simply a status. It is something you have to defend every hour, every minute. And the possibility of import substitution is one of the components of the country's independence."
18:29 SportHead coach: Friendship Games in Kazan are are alternative to world championships Head coach of Belarus' national swimming team Andrei Lipnitsky summed up the results of Belarus' Open Cup held last week, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian swimming federation.
18:11 SocietyBelarus, United Arab Emirates to develop cooperation in high technology SCST Chairman Sergei Shlychkov met with UAE Ambassador to Belarus Ibrahim Salim Mohamed Al Musharrakh to discuss cooperation in high technology, attracting investments from the UAE to Belarus and export of innovative developments to new markets.
17:47 PoliticsCall on UN to respond decisively to discrimination against Russian-speaking citizens in EU Permanent Representative of the Republic of Belarus to the United Nations Office at Geneva Larisa Belskaya took part in the discussion with the special rapporteur on contemporary forms of racism during the 50th session of the Human Rights Council.
17:34 EconomyBelarusian industry minister visits Yekaterinburg A Belarusian delegation led by Industry Minister Piotr Parkhomchik is on a working visit in Yekaterinburg for the the 12th international industrial exhibition Innoprom.
17:18 EconomyNumber of concurrent viewers of Belarus' pavilion's stream on Chinese platform Douyin past 100,000 Kirill Koroteyev said: “A stream was arranged on the Douyin platform today with participation of the Belarusian embassy in China. Over the course of 2.5 hours the number of subscribers of the national pavilion went from 70,000 to 193,000. The number of views during the stream reached 1.32 million."
17:03 SportBelarusian gymnasts sweep podium at international tournament in Spain Olympic Games medalist in Tokyo Alina Harnasko won five awards, four of which were gold. The Belarusian scored highest in the all-around, and topped the field in the ball, clubs and ribbon events.
16:37 EconomyBelarusian manufacturers featured at Innoprom in Yekaterinburg Belarus' national exposition is showcasing such enterprises as Avtokomponenty, Belkommunmash, Belshina, BMZ steel mill, the Gomel Plant of Special Tools and Technological Equipment, Gomel Plant of Special Instrument and Technological Equipment, Gomel Plant of Machine Tools, Integral, Crane Plant, Krasny Borets, Heavy Forging Plant, StankoGomel, Minsk Motor Plant and Mogilevliftmash.
15:54 EconomyPrices in Belarus affected by high inflation in neighboring countries Aleksei Bogdanov said: “In January-May 2022 inflation in Belarus totaled 17%. It is less than 17.1% in the Russian Federation. At the same time inflation in Turkey from where we import many fruits and vegetables has already reached 80%."