12:32 PresidentLukashenko approves decision on Belarus' state border “The border services have clear-cut tasks. One of the main tasks is to increase the efficiency of state border protection by improving the engineering and technical infrastructure. The situation in the border area will be constantly monitored to detect signs of provocations and promptly take measures to stop them,” the State Border Committee said.
12:17 PresidentLukashenko: No occupation of Belarus as long as I am president Occupation of Belarus will never happen under the current government, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said while approving the decision on the state border protection for 2022 on 24 January, BelTA has learned.
11:53 PresidentLukashenko calls situation on Belarus' southern border increasingly complicated “Naturally, the security of our state begins with the border, because our sovereignty is safe within our border. The border troops make a considerable contribution to ensuring sovereignty and our effective work in a peaceful period,” the head of state said.
11:29 SocietyBelarus' healthcare minister attending WHO Executive Board session in Geneva A reminder, Belarus was elected to the Executive Board of the World Health Organization at the 74th session of the World Health Assembly in May 2021. Belarusian Healthcare Minister Dmitry Pinevich was appointed member of the Executive Board.
11:26 EconomyEurasian Economic Union launches pilot project on goods traceability mechanism "The EEC Council adopted two decisions: to launch a traceability mechanism for goods imported into the customs territory of the EAEU, and on the procedure for logging the information in the national traceability systems about goods imported into the EAEU customs territory and subject to traceability," Iya Malkina said.
11:20 PresidentPerformance of Belarusian border services in 2021 praised “Last year was a difficult year for our border services. We will still have to analyze the last year's situation in a very serious way, to assess all the positive and negative things, but my feelings (and they rarely deceive me) tell me that last year our border guards were on the edge for the first time, were tested by their truly men's job, and did great,” Aleksandr Lukashenko remarked.
11:15 PoliticsGolovchenko, Mishustin hold phone talks The two heads of government addressed a wide range of topical issues of bilateral cooperation between Belarus and Russia, including as part of integration cooperation.
11:01 PartnersMausoleum of Qinshihuang yields key cultural relics Important discoveries were made in 2021's archaeological research of the Mausoleum of Qinshihuang, the first emperor of a unified China, in Xi'an, Shaanxi province.
10:41 PartnersS. Korean Hwang Ui-jo becomes top Asian scorer in French football league With his first hat trick in France, South Korean striker Hwang Ui-jo has become the top Asian scorer in the European country.
10:31 PartnersFrom Lyallpur to Faisalabad - The magnificent city of eight bazaars Standing tall at the heart of the city with eight arteries, the ‘Faisalabad's Clock Tower' narrates the saga of a century-old civilization of Rachna Doaba (the land falling within two rivers).
10:19 PresidentLukashenko to approve decision on Belarus' state border “The procedure is always done at the beginning of the year, but this time there are certain peculiarities,” the Pul Pervogo Tegram channel noted. Chairman of the State Border Committee Anatoly Lappo will also brief the head of state on the situation on the Belarusian border.
10:12 PoliticsChupris explains who can chair Belarusian People's Congress Only the incumbent head of state will be able to hold concurrently the positions of the president and chairman of the Belarusian People's Congress, Deputy Head of the Belarus President Administration Olga Chupris told the Belarus 1 channel.
09:52 PartnersChina thrashes Iran in Women's Asian Cup China won over Iran 7-0 for its second straight victory at the ongoing AFC Women's Asian Cup in India's south-western state of Maharashtra on Sunday.
09:22 SocietyBelarus-Russia exercise Allied Resolve 2022 described as purely defensive “I would like to emphasize that this exercise is absolutely defensive in nature. At the end of the exercise all the troops will leave for their permanent deployment points,” Andrei Nekrashevich said.
09:01 SocietyMiklashevich: No overlap of powers of Belarusian People's Congress and other bodies The third function implies that the Belarusian People's Congress will have significant powers, such as the ability to rescind regulatory legal and other acts of any government agency that run afoul of the national security concept, the ability to introduce a state of emergency or martial law, if necessary, to approve a military doctrine, a national security concept, etc.