12:01 PresidentLukashenko calls for rebuilding pioneer organization, BRSM Youth Union It is necessary to recalibrate the work of the pioneer organization and the BRSM Youth Union, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with activists of Belarus' pioneer organization on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the pioneer movement, BelTA has learned.
11:55 EconomyBelarus' planting season 95.1% complete As of 20 May, spring planting in Belarus was completed on the area of 2,112,700 hectares. Vitebsk Oblast completed planting works on 98.7% of the planned area, Gomel Oblast – 84.6%, Grodno Oblast – 99.8%, Minsk Oblast – 99.3%, and Mogilev Oblast – 81.1%.
11:41 PartnersExpanded Xinjiang Museum opens to public The reconstruction and expansion project for the Xinjiang Museum has been completed and the museum opened to the public, bringing a new digital experience for visitors.
11:22 PresidentLukashenko to pioneers: The country's future is in your hands Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko met with activists of Belarus' pioneer organization on 20 May to mark the 100th anniversary of the pioneer movement.
11:09 PresidentLukashenko reminisces about his childhood as he meets with pioneers Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has met with activists of Belarus' pioneer organization on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of the pioneer movement, BelTA has learned.
10:38 EconomyBelarus working on additional measures to curb prices Belarus is working on additional measures to keep prices in check, Belarusian Antimonopoly Regulation and Trade Minister Aleksei Bogdanov said at the 15th international conference “Economic Growth of the Republic of Belarus: Globalization, Innovation, Sustainability”.
09:59 PoliticsBelarus' ambassador to UN: The West uses Ukraine events as a pretext for sanctions Western countries are using the events in Ukraine as a pretext to introduce new unilateral sanctions, Belarus' Permanent Representative to the UN Valentin Rybakov made the statement as he addressed the Security Council debate on conflict and food security, BelTA informs.
09:05 PoliticsBelarus' MP urges IPA CIS to join efforts to counter West's illegal actions There were 13 items on the agenda, with a focus on cooperation of the CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly with international partner organizations.
19:57 SocietyWays to arm CSTO peacekeeping forces with modern weapons discussed Representatives of the defense ministries of the Collective Security Treaty Organization member states discussed matters concerning the equipment of the CSTO peacekeeping forces with modern weapons, military and special hardware, and special gear.
19:19 EconomyCall for Belarus-Russia tighter cooperation to offset aggressive West pressure Anatoly Sivak said he was confident that the decisions the business cooperation council had made and the program documents that had been signed would contribute to comprehensive and full-scale advancement of relations between Belarus and Nizhny Novgorod Oblast.
18:43 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus has bought Iskander and S-400 missile systems from Russia Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “We've come to terms with Putin. We've bought as many of these Iskander and S-400 missile systems as we need from you and have equipped our army with them. It is a totally different army now thanks to such weapons. At least it can deliver colossal unacceptable damage.”
18:29 PoliticsBelarusian diplomat: UN recognizes the negative impact of sanctions on world food security Yuri Ambrazevich said: “The latest statements by UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres, who spoke in favor of reintegration of agricultural products and fertilizers from Belarus, Russia, and Ukraine into the global market through the removal of Western sanctions, including sanctions affecting the potash industry, inspire hope."
17:53 EconomyGomel Oblast, St. Petersburg to cooperate in construction, supplies Before the opening of the exhibition, a delegation from St. Petersburg visited a number of Gomel enterprises, including Gomelstroymaterialy. The products made by Gomelstroymaterialy, namely wall panels and insulation materials, will be of interest to the city.
17:52 PartnersCelebrities lead national fitness drive Actors and athletes are among key influencers promoting healthier lifestyles.
17:06 EconomyBelarusian SMEs to make import substitutes for major enterprises Piotr Arushanyants said: “Our main task is to work out the projects, which truly match import substitution, and provide assistance to customers, who are as a rule major manufacturing enterprises. At present such enterprises buy goods abroad but they will be able to buy them in Belarus."