19:56 EconomyBelarusian FEZs report record-high volume of declared investments in new projects The growth of the number of resident companies is fueled by incessant work of the administrations of the free economic zones to find new investors. Regular presentations of opportunities available in Belarusian FEZs are organized at international conferences and expos.
19:19 SocietyBelarus, Kazakhstan sign agreement on coordination of satellite networks A Belarusian delegation led by Aleksei Ivashkin, director of the telecommunication industry oversight enterprise BelGIE, met with Rizat Nurshabekov, director of the state enterprise State Radiofrequency Service of the Ministry of Digital Development, Innovations and Aerospace Industry of Kazakhstan.
18:20 SocietyOpinion: Direct cultural contacts in the Union State are of crucial importance “In order to form a single cultural and informational space, we need to work together. Direct contacts, direct links between theaters, museums and other cultural institutions are of crucial importance. First of all, it is the preservation of historical and cultural values, historical memory,” said Marianna Shchetkina.
17:18 SportVytoki festival kicks off in Polotsk on 12 August The festival participants will meet on the grounds of the former Jesuit Collegium and visit a gallery of the branch of the National Polotsk Historical and Cultural Museum-Reserve, the memorial complex for the victims of fascism Urochishche Peski, Polotsk-Steklovolokno plant and the historical building of the Polotsk State University which housed the Jesuit Academy in the past.
16:12 EconomyBelarus-Syria cooperation in politics, economy discussed in Minsk Belarusian First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Syrian Arab Republic to the Republic of Belarus Mohammad Aloumrani.
15:01 EconomyBelarus government in favor of creating import-substituting enterprises in regions The government has adopted a comprehensive plan on supporting the economy. Sergei Mityansky stressed that these decisions will not be the last ones, work continues.
14:00 SocietyStart of sales in the new upscale house ‘Lima' Do you dream of keeping the joyful atmosphere of summer throughout the year? Discover Minsk World and invest in a happy future!
13:00 SocietyBelarus admits over 45,000 Ukrainian nationals since February “From 6.00 on 24 February to 6.00 on 12 August, Belarus admitted 45,125 citizens of Ukraine,” the committee said. Almost 30,000 of them arrived in Belarus via the EU countries.
12:36 PartnersSweet scroll music The Journey of a Legendary Landscape Painting has become one of the most successful dance dramas in the country since its premiere at the National Center for the Performing Arts in Beijing on Aug 21 last year.
12:02 EconomyWinter rapeseed harvested on 92% of designated area in Belarus Winter rapeseed to be used as grain has been harvested from 92.2% of the area in Belarus, the Belarusian Agriculture and Food Ministry told BelTA.
11:53 EconomyBroad money supply in Belarus down 0.1% in July Cash in circulation rose by 2.9% to Br6.008 billion in July.
11:14 PresidentLukashenko turns down proposals to raise prices for dairy products The state has social obligations and one should not forget about them. And most importantly, he stressed, enterprises should increase profitability primarily through a more efficient manufacturing process, rather than price increases, Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
10:48 EconomyTransport ministry: Belarusian Railways has enough rolling stock to meet forwarders' needs The recent meeting of the Council of Ministers chaired by the head of state discussed the issues of transportation and product delivery to foreign buyers. An instruction was given to provide domestic enterprises with a sufficient number of containers, wagons and railway platforms, giving priority to exporters.
10:12 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus should have its own food packaging production by 2023 “This packaging material should be produced domestically. The production of packaging should be launched by the end of the year. How come we cannot produce this plastic having a super-developed chemical industry?” Aleksandr Lukashenko noted.
10:04 PartnersOver 140 cultural relics unearthed in NW China Archaeologists have unearthed more than 140 cultural relics from six Eastern Han Dynasty (25-220) tombs in Xi'an, the capital of northwest China's Shaanxi Province.