11:19 PartnersA thread of creativity An artisan and her daughter keep the old tradition of fiber sculpture alive, report Yang Feiyue in Beijing and Hu Meidong in Fuzhou.
10:55 EconomyOver 500,000t of winter rapeseed threshed to produce grain in Belarus All in all, Belarusian farmers cropped 1,774,200 tonnes of grain with the average yield at 37.6 centners per hectare. Winter barley was harvested from 58,800 hectares of land (98.6% of the designated area), with 300,700 tonnes produced and the average yield at 51.2 centners per hectare.
10:34 PresidentLukashenko explains reasons for his visit to Myadel District The agricultural branch of Minskoblagroservice is an example to follow for other companies, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said during his working trip to Myadel District, Minsk Oblast, BelTA has learned.
10:26 PresidentLukashenko visiting Myadel District The president will inspect a branch of Minskoblagroservice where he will be briefed on the progress in the harvest campaign in the region and the country in general. The head of state will also discuss a pilot project to launch a new efficient agricultural organization.
10:24 PartnersSyrian Equestrian Shadi Gharib obtains the Grand Prix title at Jumping World Championship, the Netherlands Syrian equestrian, Shadi Gharib, won the Grand Prix title at the Jumping World Championship that was held in the Netherlands, adding a new achievement to Syrian equestrian sports at international championships.
10:07 EconomyBelarus' investment promotion agency seeks to deepen cooperation with BRICS nations The National Agency of Investment and Privatization (NAIP) of Belarus will support investment initiatives of businesses from the BRICS countries, as well as help them launch businesses in Belarus, NAIP told BelTA following a webinar organized jointly with the BRICS Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
09:48 EconomyBelarus' Economy Ministry unveils measures to support businesses, households The Economy Ministry has issued a newsletter that sets forth key measures to support the economy, businesses and households amidst the sanctions imposed by unfriendly nations, BelTA learned from the press service of the ministry.
09:35 PartnersBlaundus ancient city in Türkiye welcomes night photography enthusiasts The ancient city of Blaundus in Türkiye's Usak province in the Aegean region has been welcoming night photography enthusiasts to click hundreds of rock tombs.
09:20 PresidentLukashenko extends Paratroopers' Day greetings Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has sent greetings to active and retired employees of the Special Operations Forces of the Belarusian Armed Forces as they mark their professional holiday - Paratroopers' Day, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
09:01 EconomyBelarus' Development Bank doubles financing of investment projects In H1 2022 the Development Bank of the Republic of Belarus earmarked about Br4.6 billion to implement investment projects and other projects, to boost export lending and to support small and medium-sized enterprises, up more than two times over January-June 2021, BelTA learned from the bank.
20:00 SocietyBelarus to scale up academic partnerships with UAE “The Academy of Sciences would like to collaborate with the United Arab Emirates. We have common areas of interest. And we could bring together our competencies and achieve meaningful results that will benefit the economies of the two countries,” said Vladimir Gusakov.
19:35 EconomyRussian woodworking company plans to trade via Belarus' commodity exchange The Krasny Oktyabr Sawn Timber woodworking and logging enterprise from Perm Territory has plans to get accredited at the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange (BUCE) and take part in trading.
19:25 SocietyKochanova meets with health workers from Minsk Chair of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly Natalya Kochanova has hosted a meeting with healthcare professionals from Minsk, BelTA learned from the press service of the upper chamber of the Belarusian parliament.
19:08 SportATP rankings: Ivashka up to 49th A week ago, the best Belarusian tennis player ranked 53rd. He rose to 49th (a total of 955 points) after reaching the Atlanta Open semifinal. Tomorrow Ilya Ivashka will open Citi Open in Washington against world number 54 Sebastian Korda of the United States. Belarus' Egor Gerasimov goes 163rd with 340 points.
18:26 EconomyBelarus lowers export duties on oil, petroleum products On 1 August 2022 Belarus reduced export duties on oil and opetroleumil products which are exported outside the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU).