14:29 PoliticsDiplomat: Belarus views cooperation with Indonesia among its foreign policy priorities "Belarus considers cooperation with Indonesia among the priorities of its foreign policy," Pavel Legky, Minister Counsellor at the Belarusian Embassy in Russia, said as he opened the Belarusian-Indonesian business forum.
14:00 PartnersHainan expected to give full play to RCEP's role The Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership, the world's largest free trade agreement, will boost intraregional trade integration through lower tariffs and will accelerate the recovery and long-term growth and prosperity of the global economy, officials and experts said on Sunday.
13:47 SocietyBelarus, Russia to map out joint actions to prevent falsification of history Scientists of Belarus and the Russian Federation will outline joint actions to prevent the falsification of history, Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences Vladimir Gusakov told reporters.
13:20 SocietyBelarusian territorial defense in railway bridge defense exercise in Gomel According to the scenario, territorial defense received a tip that a group of unknown individuals had been detected near a railway bridge. Preliminary data indicated it was a sabotage and reconnaissance unit sent by the enemy with the intent to destroy the railway bridge.
13:17 EconomyContracts worth $100m signed during Golovchenko's visit to Russia's Karelia, Murmansk The amount of contracts signed as a result of Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko's visit to the Republic of Karelia and Murmansk is roughly estimated at $100 million, BelTA learned from the government's press service.
13:06 EconomyBelarus' BNBC hosts first Union State biotechnology forum “We have produced $200 million worth of products over six months of 2022. This year the goal is to reach $500 million. Then we plan to make $700 million worth of products,” the BNBC director general said.
12:50 SocietyBelarusian nuclear power plant's second unit begins full blackout trials This sequence of trials, including the unit's disconnection from the national power grid, is part of the world practice. A large range of various tests and trials are arranged before a nuclear power plant is fully commissioned.
12:40 SocietyRussian scientists predict transition to new technological paradigm "The Academy of Sciences brings together almost all areas of science and technology, and now it is very important to promote interdisciplinary interaction. There are many achievements in the field of interdisciplinary sciences. The use of neural networks is also promising," Gennady Krasnikov said.
12:20 SocietyBelarus, Russia working to create common sci-tech space Belarus and Russia are working on the formation of a common science and technology space, State Secretary of the Belarus-Russia Union State Dmitry Mezentsev told journalists prior to the joint meeting of the Presidiums of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and the Russian Academy of Sciences.
11:48 SocietyBelarus, Russia to step up cooperation in space, microelectronics, software development Belarusian and Russian scientists intend to develop cooperation in space, microelectronics and software development, Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences Vladimir Gusakov told reporters.
11:16 SocietyRakhmanov: Draft of Belarus' new national security concept is almost finished The draft of the new national security concept is almost finished and will be submitted for consideration at the Belarusian People's Congress, Deputy State Secretary of the Belarusian Security Council Aleksandr Rakhmanov told the media.
11:00 SocietyKhrenin: Territorial defense is turning into a combat force Territorial defense is turning from a support system into a full-fledged combat force, Defense Minister Lieutenant-General Viktor Khrenin said at the opening of the training session “Military security and defense of the Republic of Belarus” in Gomel on 26 May, BelTA has learned.
10:41 SocietyDraft of Belarus' new national security concept based on "security through development" principle The Minsk City Hall is hosting a discussion on the draft national security concept, BelTA has learned.
10:33 SocietyCall on tourism business of Belarus, Russia to refocus on domestic travel According to Dmitry Aleinikov, tourism development in Belarus is an important factor for social and economic development of the country, and one of the ways to revive and popularize cultural and historical heritage.
10:10 SocietyBelarus initiates briefing on fight against human trafficking in Vienna On the sidelines of the 32nd session of the UN Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on 25 May, the Vienna International Center hosted a thematic briefing on international cooperation in combating human trafficking committed through the use of information and communication technologies.