16:30 In PicturesReal Men Race 2020 in Minsk Real Men Race took place in Minsk downtown on 23 February. The event was organized by the Belarusian Athletics Federation.
16:44 In PicturesReenactment show at Stalin Line near Minsk There were also various activity zones offering quizzes, air rifle shooting, disassembly and reassembly of armaments.
20:01 EconomyMinsk to host Eurasian Economic Forum in May The forum is supposed to unite the investment and innovation potential of the Eurasian Economic Union member states, build business ties between companies in EAEU member states, and help find ways to tap into the Eurasian Economic Union's export potential.
19:44 EconomyEAEU countries eager to improve trade barrier removal procedures Viktor Nazarenko said: “A serious discussion is in progress about the improvement of procedures for dismantling barriers in mutual trade.” In his words, EAEU leaders want the Council and the Board of the Eurasian Economic Union as well as the national governments to dismantle unwarranted prohibitions and restrictions on trade.
19:33 EconomyBelarusian Brestzhilstroy to build energy-effective house in Lithuania Brestzhilstroy specialists built a house in Kolesnika Street, Brest using a design unparalleled in Belarus. The house boasts better than average comfort standards. The four-story house is equipped with a lift and an apartment-specific air conditioning and heat recuperation system.
19:16 EconomyBelarus, Latvia working on train schedule for 2021 IIHF WC Head of Belarusian Railways Vladimir Morozov and Chairman of the Board of Latvian Railways Maris Kleinbergs discussed passenger transportation by rail between the capital cities during the championship.
18:54 SocietyBelarusian students undertake internship at Russian nuclear power plant Students of the Belarusian National Technical University (BNTU) spent two weeks getting familiar with peculiarities of operation of the Smolensk nuclear power plant. It was the fifth group of students from Belarus to undertake an internship at the Smolensk nuclear power plant.
18:34 SocietyBelarus marks International Mother Language Day The mother tongue has the love and strength that can build bridges of friendship with other nations, Belarusian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Andrei Dapkiunas said at a ceremonious gathering timed to International Mother Language Day.
18:28 SocietyBelarus stops importing ozone-depleting substances “In accordance with Belarus' obligations under the Montreal Protocol, the country stopped importing ozone-depleting substances in 2019. To ensure the maintenance and operation of equipment and technical devices running on such substances, the country has made stockpiles and also established the processes of recycling and recovery of ozone-depleting substances,” the press service noted.
18:18 PoliticsCIS plenipotentiaries to meet in Minsk on 25 February to finalize CIS summit agenda Six items are on the agenda. The plenipotentiaries will take stock of the CIS Year of the Book, consider proposals to the draft agenda of the next meeting of the CIS Heads of Government Council which will be held in Tashkent on 29 May.
18:13 SocietyBelarusian schools celebrate Mother Language Day The International Mother Language Day is celebrated in Belarusian institutions of general secondary education every year on 21 February to preserve the native language as the cultural heritage of the Belarusian people, the press center of Belarus' Education Ministry told BelTA.
18:13 PoliticsBelarus' MFA regrets plans for far-right event in Polish Hajnowka The Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs regrets new plans to stage a far-right event – a so-called commemorative march – in the Polish city of Hajnowka which has a large community of ethnic Belarusians.
18:02 EconomyBishkek considering buying Belarusian e-buses The vice premier is confident that taking into consideration Kyrgyzstan's manufacturing capacities, the two countries can seriously consider establishing assembly factories.
17:46 EconomyKyrgyzstan invites Belarus to set up dairy cluster “We suggest stepping up cooperation in agriculture and agro-industrial complex. Kyrgyzstan is interested in setting up a joint dairy cluster using the Belarusian technologies, building a dairy-commercial complex fitted with Belarusian equipment and supplying of breeding stock,” Kubatbek Boronov said.
17:31 SportBelarus names squad for FIS Freestyle Ski World Cup Aerials in Raubichi Belarus will field Maksim Hustik, Pavel Dik, Dzmitry Mazurkevich, Ihar Drabiankou, Andrei Kuzmin, Yuri Bely, and Makar Mitrafanau, and also Yana Yermashevich, Valeryia Balmatava, Sniazhanna Drabiankova and Hanna Dziaruha.