10:01 SocietyAndreichenko: Constitutional reform is priority area of MPs' work Constitutional reform is a priority area of MPs' work, Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko said at a meeting of the Council of the House of Representatives, BelTA has learned.
10:00 In PicturesThree halls unveiled in Old Castle of Grodno Three interior halls have been opened for visitors in the Old Castle of Grodno.
09:26 SocietyBelarus, Egypt to intensify cooperation in applied mathematics, medicine The parties discussed the state of the Belarus-Arab academic contacts. According to Prof. Dr. Ismail Abdel Ghafar Ismail Farag, the academy is ready to continue cooperation with Belarusian universities in priority areas such as applied mathematics, information technology, artificial intelligence and medicine.
09:25 PartnersYang/Chan into Australian Open women's doubles quarters Yang Zhaoxuan and her partner Chan Hao-ching on Monday progressed into the women's doubles quarterfinals of the Australian Open with a straight-set win.
09:04 PoliticsEurasian Economic Commission expanding cooperation with SCO, BRICS Belarus, jointly with Russia, is actively working with new political and economic centers such as the SCO and BRICS. At the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council held on 9 December 2022, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko urged to step up cooperation between the EAEU and these organizations.
19:59 SocietyOver 11,000 Belarusians save money for ‘second pension' A voluntary pension savings program with financial support from the state (3% plus 3%) was introduced more than three months ago. According to Irina Kostevich, over 11,000 agreements have been signed as part of the program. “Women are in the lead. The program is most popular in Minsk and the oblast,” the official explained.
19:16 SocietyForeigners keep coming to Belarus thanks to visa waiver According to the Belarusian border service, since 1 January 2023 Belarus has welcomed 16,738 citizens of Lithuania, 3,083 citizens and 807 non-citizens of Latvia, and 2,090 citizens of Poland.
18:45 EconomyBelarusian automaker MAZ eager to trial its new e-bus in Siberia Ambassador Dmitry Krutoi is Novosibirsk Oblast of Russia on a working trip on 23-24 January. The head of the diplomatic mission held talks with Novosibirsk Oblast Governor Andrei Travnikov.
18:01 PoliticsOpinion: Integration programs show benefits of closer cooperation between Belarus, Russia The interaction between Belarus and Russia helps effectively counteract the sanctions, analyst at the Belarusian Institute of Strategic Research (BISR) Olga Lazorkina told a BelTA correspondent.
17:24 EconomyRussia's Bashkortostan to purchase 800 Gomselmash harvesters Russia's Bashkortostan expressed an intention to purchase 800 combine harvesters made by Gomselmash as the company hosted the delegation of Bashkortostan headed by the leader of the republic Radiy Khabirov is a demand for high-quality equipment.
16:49 EconomyBelarus, Syria discuss cooperation prospects in trade, economy Belarus' Deputy Agriculture and Food Minister Ivan Smilgin met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Syrian Arab Republic to the Republic of Belarus Mohammad Aloumrani.
16:07 EconomyAmbassador: Belarus is ready to implement projects in Russia's Novosibirsk Oblast Belarus is ready to implement important and mutually beneficial projects in Novosibirsk Oblast of Russia, Belarusian Ambassador to Russia Dmitry Krutoi said at a meeting with Novosibirsk Oblast Governor Andrei Travnikov on 23 January.
15:25 SocietyIntellectual Belarus expo extended due to popular demand The science and technology exhibition Intellectual Belarus will be extended for another week due to popularity, BelTA learned from the press service of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus
14:41 PoliticsForeign ministers of Belarus, Saudi Arabia discuss political, economic issues over phone Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus Sergei Aleinik has had a telephone conversation with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud.
14:06 PresidentLukashenko, Japarov discuss cooperation between Belarus, Kyrgyzstan over phone The leaders of the countries exchanged congratulations on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations between Belarus and Kyrgyzstan.