16:01 EconomyBelarusian agriculture minister praises progress in autumn field work “This year we are ahead of schedule across the entire autumn field work. We plan to sow winter grain crops by the end of the month. As for corn, the corn for silage harvest rate is higher than last year. The harvest is much higher than we had in 2022. We also started harvesting corn for grain earlier than last year,” Sergei Bartosh said.
14:29 EconomyGovernor of Russia's Krasnodar Territory satisfied with relations with Belarus Veniamin Kondratyev said: “Relations between Krasnodar Territory and Belarus reached brand new heights in the last 1.5 years. We do have something to talk about. In 2022 trade turnover increased by 52% and exceeded RUB40 billion. It has been growing this year, too."
13:56 PoliticsPutin plans to hold talks with Xi Jinping in Beijing in October Russian President Vladimir Putin and Chinese President Xi Jinping may hold talks in Beijing this October, Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolay Patrushev said at the Russian-Chinese strategic security consultations in Moscow.
13:35 EconomyBelarus' export close to 11-year high of $27bn in January-July 2023 Andrei Kartun said: “In the seven months the export of goods and services rose by 6.4% and came close to $27 billion. It is the maximum figure since 2012.”
13:12 SocietyRosatom delivers first batch of radioactive isotope generators to Belarusian healthcare institutions Technetium-99m generators are used for diagnostic procedures for treating oncological, cardiological, neuroendocrinal illnesses and other diseases. Technetium-99m is the isotope that enjoys the highest demand in nuclear medicine.
12:59 PoliticsBelarusian FM arrives in New York for UNGA session Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik arrived in New York for the 78th session of the UN General Assembly, BeltA learned from the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
12:56 PresidentLukashenko shares details of recent talks with Putin in Sochi “Together with our elder brother [during recent negotiations of the presidents of Belarus and Russia in Sochi] we agreed how we will act in Belarus. Certainly, we don't want to reveal it in public. Our latest talks in your country were dedicated to defense and security,” the head of state said.
12:39 EconomyManufacturing sector, construction, trade named among Belarus' main growth drivers Belarus' main growth drivers were manufacturing sector, construction and trade, Belarusian Deputy Economy Minister Andrei Kartun told reporters commenting on the economic performance in January-August 2023.
12:18 PoliticsBelarusian MPs urged to bolster cooperation with parliaments of like-minded states MPs should step up and bolster cooperation with parliamentarians of like-minded states, Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko said.
12:05 PartnersChina fashion week struts its stuff China Fashion Week 2024 Spring Summer Collection opened in Beijing on Sept 7. Over the course of 10 days, it showcased the latest fashion trends for next year's spring and summer seasons.
12:02 SocietySpeaker: Collective West does not want Belarus strong, independent The collective West does not want to see a strong and independent Belarus on the world map, Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko said.
11:57 PresidentKrasnodar Territory seen as key region for Belarus in southern Russia “The formula is simple and the reason is clear why we were persistently interested in your visit to Belarus. Kuban is the breadwinner, the advanced region of the Russian Federation in all respects,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
11:42 PoliticsBelarus suspends CFE Treaty with Poland, Czechia Members of the House of Representatives of the seventh convocation passed a bill "On the suspension of the Conventional Armed Forces in Europe (CFE) Treaty with the Republic of Poland and the Czech Republic".
11:35 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus' capabilities are in great demand in Russia Today's demand of Belarus' capabilities in Russia has never been seen before, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Governor of Russia's Krasnodar Territory Veniamin Kondratyev.
11:05 SocietySpeaker: National security tops the agenda of Parliament's new session The issues of national security occupy the central place in the agenda of the ongoing session, Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko said at the opening of the tenth session of the House of Representatives of the seventh convocation on 19 September.