09:43 SocietyBelarusian products get praise at IDEX 2021 in Abu Dhabi Heads of foreign delegations praised the products of the Belarusian military-industrial complex at IDEX 2021 expo in Abu Dhabi, official representative of the State Authority for Military Industry of the Republic of Belarus Vladimir Lavrenyuk told BelTA.
09:25 EconomyBelarus' GDP growth projected at 0.3-0.5% in Q1 "The economy in general grew by more than 1%. Industry, especially the key industries (oil, potash fertilizers, and wood processing), had a special impact here,” said Economy Minister Aleksandr Chervyakov.
09:12 PresidentLukashenko congratulates Japanese people on national holiday The head of state expressed confidence that Minsk and Tokyo will continue doing their best to develop productive dialogue relying on trust and understanding.
09:00 PresidentBelarusian army described as reliable shield of the state Aleksandr Lukashenko emphasized that it is a truly nationwide holiday which unites many generations of Belarusians in the selfless service to the Homeland.
20:00 EconomyBelarusian food on display in Dubai The exposition features Belarusian meat products, dairy products, groceries, confectionery, poultry meat products, and products made of eggs. All the products on display are certified for compliance with ISO and Halal standards.
19:35 EconomyFEZ Vitebsk residents' output 17% up in 2020 Despite the business restrictions caused by the COVID-19 pandemic the companies managed to increase earnings from sales by nearly 2% to about Br2 billion. Profit from sales rose by 34.6% to Br176.2 million, with net profit exceeding Br92 million.
19:07 PresidentLukashenko brings Belarusian jamon, parmesan as gift to Putin The basket contained primarily meat products and cheeses made by various Belarusian companies. Judging by the labels the choice included jamon and parmesan cheese. Although there are more traditional Belarusian foods such as bacon.
18:39 SocietyBelavia's flights to Tel Aviv grounded till 6 March Belavia will not fly to Ashgabat till 1 March, Riga till 27 March. Flights to Budapest and Almaty will be grounded till 27 March 2021, to Geneva – till 30 October 2021.
18:34 EconomyBelarusian companies plan to sign $2m contracts at Gulfood 2021 in Dubai Belgospishcheprom displayed many new products.
18:13 SocietyPM: People in uniform feel strong responsibility for the future of the country People in uniform feel strong responsibility for the future of the country, Belarus Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said as he addressed the military during an official event dedicated to the Fatherland Defenders and the Armed Forces Day in the Palace of the Republic.
17:51 SocietyMinister: Fatherland Defenders Day filled with special meaning this year “This year the holiday is filled with special meaning. The Fatherland Defenders of the and the Armed Forces Day is celebrated by every family today. This unites us, and this is especially true in the Year of People's Unity. Concepts such as defense and defender carry broader and deeper meanings today,” Viktor Khrenin said.
17:29 SportKHL: Dinamo Minsk edge Traktor Chelyabinsk in OT HC Dinamo Minsk secured an overtime win against HC Traktor Chelyabinsk 3-2 in the KHL regular-season match on 20 February.
16:39 PresidentLukashenko, Putin go skiing According to the Pul Pervogo, the main part of the talks between the two leaders lasted for almost an hour. After skiing the presidents will have dinner together. Dmitry Medvedev is expected to join them.
16:22 SocietySafety of Belarusian nuclear power plant monitored in real time In order to control the safe operation of the Belarusian nuclear power plant Gosatomnadzor has set up a center that takes care of informational, analytical, software, and technical support for regulatory activities. This center receives technical data and radiation data that describe the state of a reactor unit in real time.
16:05 PoliticsBelarus' SDG coordinator meets with UNDP resident representative The parties discussed cooperation to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals in Belarus, the priority of green economy and the potential of cooperation in the achievement of the SDGs in regions hit by the Chernobyl disaster.