09:22 Society2023 Minsk International Book Fair attracts over 50,000 visitors According to Igor Buzovsky, a large representation at the exhibition was from the guest of honor, the Russian Federation. “It gave a worthy presentation of its publishing houses and books, which are the pride of both our exhibition and Russia,” he said.
09:00 SocietyBelarus PM to pay working visit to Russia on 27-28 March On 27 March Roman Golovchenko is expected to attend a meeting of the Council of Ministers of the Union State of Belarus and Russia in Moscow.
20:06 PresidentLukashenko expects HC Dinamo Minsk to show genuine performance next season Aleksandr Lukashenko was gifted an ice hockey jersey with autographs of the team. “So, I still have a chance to play with Dinamo Minsk,” he noted jokingly. The president talked to players on the team and to HC Dinamo Minsk's head coach Craig Woodcroft. The Telegram channel Pul Pervogo published a video of it.
19:53 PoliticsAnalyst: Union State counteracts destructive activity of the West Piotr Petrovsky said: “The situation Belarus and Russia are in right now can be compared to the situation that existed in the age of crusaders. The Union State of Belarus and Russia is forced to counteract the destructive activity of new crusaders."
19:40 PresidentLukashenko appoints Investigative Committee officers Yevgeny Arkhireyev was appointed chief of the Minsk city office of the Investigative Committee. Vladimir Shishko will carry on as the chief of the Mogilev Oblast branch of the Investigative Committee.
19:23 SocietyWorking group to take care of realization of Belarus-Russia agreement on unified industrial policy Aleksandr Yefimov reminded that in November 2021 the Supreme State Council of the Union State of Belarus and Russia adopted a program on working out a unified industrial policy of the Union State of Belarus and Russia.
18:38 SocietyUnion State MPs to consider media holding company The Commission on Information Policy, Information Technology and Communications of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia will hold a meeting in Minsk on 30 March.
18:23 SocietyBelarus to join Earth Hour 2023 on 25 March The Republic of Belarus will join the action for the 15th time.
18:09 SocietyExpert: Belarusian diaspora actively promotes national culture abroad The Belarusian Center of National Cultures hosts creative training courses twice a year. They bring together our compatriots from different countries of the world.
17:41 SocietyBelarus admits over 13,500 Ukrainian citizens since 1 January 2023 According to the committee, 9,900 citizens of Ukraine came to Belarus via Poland, 2,647 - via Lithuania and 1,012 - via Latvia.
17:19 SocietyOpinion: People's diplomacy plays a huge role in strengthening relations between Russia, Belarus People's diplomacy plays a huge role in strengthening relations between the Russian and Belarusian people, head of the Russian-Belarusian Brotherhood and the Petrovsky Academy of Sciences and Arts Alexey Vorontsov told the media.
16:34 SocietyStatements about supply of DU shells slammed as ‘cynical' ahead of Yugoslavia bombing anniversary London's statements about its readiness to supply depleted uranium shells to Ukraine look especially cynical ahead of the anniversary of the bombings of Yugoslavia, Chief of Russia's Radiation, Chemical and Biological Protection Force Lieutenant General Igor Kirillov told a news briefing.
16:29 SocietyExtremely long outbound vehicle queues at Belarus' border with Poland The Belarusian border service representative described the long queues as a consequence of the Poland government's decision to close border crossings at the Belarusian border. “We expected this negative trend right after the border crossing Bobrowniki was closed,” Anton Bychkovsky said.
16:14 SocietyUniversities of Belarus, China outline new cooperation areas A delegation of the Belarusian university headed by Rector Andrei Korol is on a visit to China. The visit is aimed to strengthen, intensify and expand the partnership. Today China is one of the strategic partners for BSU.
15:40 SocietyBelarus' medics name biggest challenge during their mission to Syria The Belarusian special medical unit left for Syria on 8 February to help victims of devastating earthquakes. Immediately upon arrival, a field hospital was set up in Aleppo. An average of 200 patients showed up at the hospital every day to receive high-quality medical services.