14:00 SocietyBelarus, Russia plan to build unified information infrastructure Not so long ago, Minsk played host to the Belarusian-Russian interdepartmental consultations on information security. According to Aleksandr Volfovich, special consideration was given to the draft Concept of Information Security of the Union State. This document, he noted, takes into account "the threat of negative information impact aimed at destroying the cultural and spiritual traditions of the peoples of Belarus and Russia, distorting the historical truth.”
14:00 SocietyMinsk World. Tandem of comfort and transport accessibility The Minsk World multifunctional complex, using the services of best architects and urban planners of Belarus and other countries, has implemented the concept of a "15-minute city", with infrastructure facilities located nearby or directly in the stylobates of new houses.
13:54 PoliticsRussian ambassador calls Lukashenko's 9 May address ‘powerful' Russian Ambassador to Belarus Boris Gryzlov told Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko that his Victory Day speech was powerful, BelTA has learned.
13:49 SportBelarus, Russia sign memorandum on cooperation in ski sports According to her, cooperation is envisaged at the level of national teams, referees and competitions. “We definitely need to compete now, come up with all sorts of festivals and games. This is a step towards a more serious cooperation,” Elena Vyalbe added.
13:43 EconomyKhabarovsk Territory governor: Trade chains are refocusing on the East and Belarus The Khabarovsk Territory delegation in Minsk includes not only government officials but a group of representatives of the private sector. While in Belarus they will work on building new logistic chains, the governor noted.
13:28 EconomyGovernor: Russia's Khabarovsk Territory, Belarus intend to set up joint ventures "We have cooperated with Belarus and we will. We aim for an even larger partnership," he said. “Following this visit, we will be working to set up joint ventures in transport logistics, agriculture and mechanical engineering. This is the future."
13:21 SocietySecurity Council secretary checks on border service units in Brest Oblast Aleksandr Volfovich was made familiar with the state of enforcement of border-crossing regulations, peculiarities of guarding river sections of the border, and results the units had achieved in the course of their work.
12:49 PresidentLukashenko: IT industry of Belarus, Russia should not serve the needs of foreign tech giants The IT sector of Belarus and Russia should develop their own products rather than work in the interests of major foreign companies, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a meeting with Russian Ambassador to Belarus Boris Gryzlov, BelTA has learned.
12:49 SocietyLukashenko invited to visit Khabarovsk Territory “I have invited Aleksandr Grigoryevich [Lukashenko] to Khabarovsk Territory, to the banks of the Amur, Sea of Okhotsk and Sea of Japan. We have 3,300km of coastline, there is a lot to see and build, there is a lot to visit,” Mikhail Degtyaryov said. In his words, a KHL match between Dinamo Minsk and Amur can be a good reason to visit the region.
12:43 PresidentLukashenko: The Hi-Tech Park will keep working Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “Some are saying that Lukashenko will kick out all the IT professionals now. I won't. I created this park for a reason. It works and it will keep working. I am simply taking a closer look at the matter, this is why I need to meet with IT guys and not only in the park.”
12:34 PoliticsConcern over military political situation at western borders of Belarus-Russia Union State Aleksandr Volfovich said: “According to our estimates, the situation will develop amid the continued aggravation of international relations. Provocations involving weapons are possible taking into account the amassing of troops in the direct vicinity of Belarus."
12:19 PresidentImport substitution on agenda of next Belarus-Russia summit I am going to discuss import substitution at the upcoming meeting with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Russian Ambassador to Belarus Boris Gryzlov in Minsk on 12 May.
11:58 PoliticsVolfovich: Cyberspace is turning into an independent theater of military operations “Today we see that cyberspace is turning into an independent theater of military operations. The circle of states, developing cyber forces, whose tasks include preventive offensive operations and intelligence-subversive activities, is expanding,” said Aleksandr Volfovich.
11:36 PresidentLukashenko: We can deal with any problems “We can cope with any problems ourselves in order to provide normal living standards for people in our homeland. We just need a little time to expand production and develop cooperation,” said the president.
11:34 EconomyGovernor: Russia's Khabarovsk Territory seeks to build even closer cooperation with Belarus The head of the region thanked Aleksandr Lukashenko for the opportunity to visit Belarus and to hold a meeting. He noted that Belarus pays great attention to the preservation of historical memory, and this is especially important at a time when Belarus and Russia have faced the unprecedented sanctions pressure from the West.