18:33 PoliticsPriorities of Belarus' CSTO chairmanship discussed in Moscow Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Imangali Tasmagambetov and Secretary of the Russian Security Council Nikolai Patrushev met in Moscow on 24 January.
18:16 EconomyTurkish investors show interest in doing business in Belarus Possible areas of cooperation and promising business projects were discussed during a video conference between Anatoly Buben, head of the FEZ Minsk administration, and Mikail Çalışkan, President of the Association of Independent Industrialists and Entrepreneurs MUSIAD Belarus.
17:54 SocietyCenter for Virology to open at Belarus' National Academy of Sciences “We have finished the establishment of the Center for Virology at the Academy of Sciences. We are going to open it together with the Healthcare Ministry in the near future. We are now installing the equipment. According to estimates, it will be one of the best virology centers in the world,” said Vladimir Gusakov.
17:36 SocietyIn Pictures: Rising water levels in Drut River in Mogilev District There is a concern over the rising water levels in the Drut River, the tributary of the Dnieper River, near the village of Gorodishche. It has risen to the dangerous 300cm
17:24 EconomyMinister: Closer cooperation between industries and science in Belarus amid sanctions Sanctions have spurred closer interaction between industries and science, Belarusian Forestry Minister Aleksandr Kulik said as he attended the science and technology exhibition Intellectual Belarus
16:56 EconomyRussia's Sibiar to increase purchase of Belarusian tinned iron "The quality of the Belarusian metal completely satisfied the Russian partners, and now we are working on the issue of increasing supplies. The Union State industrial cooperation is in action,” the diplomatic mission said.
16:14 SocietyBelarus to host CSTO PA Council meeting in May An on-site meeting of the CSTO PA Council will be held in Belarus on 18 May, Chairman of the Standing Commission on National Security of the House of Representatives Oleg Belokonev told reporters.
15:54 SocietyBelarus might start using own COVID-19 vaccine in mass vaccination in 2024 Belarus has plans to start using a domestic COVID-19 vaccine in mass vaccination programs in 2024, Healthcare Minister Dmitry Pinevich told reporters prior to his meeting with young healthcare professionals in Minsk, BelTA has learned.
15:35 SportAzarenka into Australian Open semifinal Belarus' world number 24 Victoria Azarenka solved world number 3 Jessica Pegula of the United States, 6-4, 6-1, to reach the 2023 Australian Open semifinal.
14:55 PresidentLukashenko opines on future of Kalinovsky regiment fighters Members of illegal paramilitary groups will be brought to account and they must understand that no one needs them abroad, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at the meeting to review the social and political situation and the crime rate in Belarus on 24 January.
14:38 SocietyIntellectual Belarus expo: Over 30,000 visitors in three days “More than 30,000 people visited the exhibition during the first three days of its work. During the weekend, the expo was visited by entire families from Minsk, as well as from other regions. The exhibition has been extended for a week due to the fact that there are a lot of people who have not had time to visit it yet. There have been requests to organize the exhibition in the regions,” said Vladimir Gusakov.
14:34 SocietyBelarusian cosmonaut to start training for flight to ISS in February Vladimir Gusakov said: “A very prestigious, bright project in the area of manned cosmonautics is being implemented now. We've arranged a major contest and about 2,000 applicants turned up. We selected six women candidates for the cosmic flight."
14:00 SocietyFrom Br4,100 per m2! Special deals in Park Chelyuskintsev residential complex The coming year will definitely be a year of profitable investments. Invest in the apartments of the Park Chelyuskintsev residential complex: the historical center of the city, the legendary parks of the country, the world of safety and comfort.
13:45 PresidentLukashenko wants marketplace sellers to move towards civilized trade “We will bring it into compliance this year, within several months. Without offending anyone. What you have earned as of today will not be taken away from you, provided you don't break the law, of course,” the head of state stressed.
13:33 SocietyBelarus sets up commission for people wishing to return home Belarus is putting together an interdepartmental commission to work with citizens wishing to return to their homeland, Belarusian Prosecutor General Andrei Shved told media.