11:31 PoliticsMP: Belarus' inter-parliamentary cooperation will get stronger, wider this year “It would seem that some of our enemies think that they have imposed sanctions and our inter-parliamentary, interstate cooperation has dwindled. No, it has become wider, and the plan we have for work this year testifies to the fact,” said Oleg Gaidukevich.
11:07 SocietyBill on Belarusian People's Congress to be discussed at second reading on 25 January The meeting of the ninth session of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of the seventh convocation will be held on 25 January, BelTA learned from the press service of the House of Representatives.
10:48 SocietyAndreichenko: MPs need to make the most of their right of initiative MPs need to use their right of legislative initiative more actively, Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko said at a meeting of the Council of the House of Representatives, BelTA has learned.
10:25 PoliticsAndreichenko urges MPs to maintain momentum in legislative activity In 2022, a total of 59 bills passed the first reading and 90 passed the second reading at the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus, Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko said at a meeting of the Council of the House of Representatives, BelTA has learned.
10:01 PartnersA Syrian equestrian achieves first place in the President of the UAE Showjumping Cup The Syrian equestrian Aya Hamsho won the first place in the finals of junior category in the President of the UAE Showjumping Cup which is being held in Abu Dhabi.
10:01 SocietyAndreichenko: Constitutional reform is priority area of MPs' work Constitutional reform is a priority area of MPs' work, Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko said at a meeting of the Council of the House of Representatives, BelTA has learned.
10:00 In PicturesThree halls unveiled in Old Castle of Grodno Three interior halls have been opened for visitors in the Old Castle of Grodno.
09:26 SocietyBelarus, Egypt to intensify cooperation in applied mathematics, medicine The parties discussed the state of the Belarus-Arab academic contacts. According to Prof. Dr. Ismail Abdel Ghafar Ismail Farag, the academy is ready to continue cooperation with Belarusian universities in priority areas such as applied mathematics, information technology, artificial intelligence and medicine.
09:25 PartnersYang/Chan into Australian Open women's doubles quarters Yang Zhaoxuan and her partner Chan Hao-ching on Monday progressed into the women's doubles quarterfinals of the Australian Open with a straight-set win.
09:04 PoliticsEurasian Economic Commission expanding cooperation with SCO, BRICS Belarus, jointly with Russia, is actively working with new political and economic centers such as the SCO and BRICS. At the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council held on 9 December 2022, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko urged to step up cooperation between the EAEU and these organizations.
19:59 SocietyOver 11,000 Belarusians save money for ‘second pension' A voluntary pension savings program with financial support from the state (3% plus 3%) was introduced more than three months ago. According to Irina Kostevich, over 11,000 agreements have been signed as part of the program. “Women are in the lead. The program is most popular in Minsk and the oblast,” the official explained.
19:16 SocietyForeigners keep coming to Belarus thanks to visa waiver According to the Belarusian border service, since 1 January 2023 Belarus has welcomed 16,738 citizens of Lithuania, 3,083 citizens and 807 non-citizens of Latvia, and 2,090 citizens of Poland.
18:45 EconomyBelarusian automaker MAZ eager to trial its new e-bus in Siberia Ambassador Dmitry Krutoi is Novosibirsk Oblast of Russia on a working trip on 23-24 January. The head of the diplomatic mission held talks with Novosibirsk Oblast Governor Andrei Travnikov.
18:01 PoliticsOpinion: Integration programs show benefits of closer cooperation between Belarus, Russia The interaction between Belarus and Russia helps effectively counteract the sanctions, analyst at the Belarusian Institute of Strategic Research (BISR) Olga Lazorkina told a BelTA correspondent.
17:24 EconomyRussia's Bashkortostan to purchase 800 Gomselmash harvesters Russia's Bashkortostan expressed an intention to purchase 800 combine harvesters made by Gomselmash as the company hosted the delegation of Bashkortostan headed by the leader of the republic Radiy Khabirov is a demand for high-quality equipment.