11:08 PoliticsCIS mission to observe parliamentary elections in Kazakhstan “We have received an invitation from the leadership of Kazakhstan to send an observation mission to monitor the upcoming parliamentary elections slated for 19 March. We are now working on the mission. We have already prepared letters to the countries with the request to send us the candidates for the mission,” Sergei Lebedev said.
10:58 PresidentLukashenko, Mnangagwa hold official talks The leaders had a one-on-one meting, which was followed by a meeting with the participation of the delegations. A ceremony of signing bilateral documents is to take place after that.
10:37 PresidentLukashenko visits Heroes Acre monument in Harare The head of state was greeted by Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Trade of Zimbabwe Frederick Shava. Aleksandr Lukashenko laid a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier.
10:23 SportBelarus' Lidziya Marozava to play at Lyon Open In the opener Lidziya Marozava and Germany's Vivian Heisen will take on Russia's Alexandra Panova and Olga Danilovic of Serbia. The winner will then play Alicia Barnett of the UK and Georgia's Natela Dzalamidze in the quartefinal.
10:11 PartnersHundreds of rare blossom-headed parakeets silhouetted against sunset in SW China's Yunnan A photographer recently spotted hundreds of blossom-headed parakeets, a national second-class protected animal, in Ruili city in Dehong Dai and Jingpo Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Yunnan Province. The silhouettes of the blossom-headed parakeets against the sunset brought a feeling of gentle beauty.
09:54 EconomyBrazil shows interest in Belarusian tractors A delegation from Brazil has paid a visit to Minsk Motor Plant. The president and the director for promotion of new projects of the Brazilian company held negotiations with the plant's management.
09:30 SportSix medals for Belarus at Russian Track Cycling Cup The Belarusian team claimed six medals at the competitions in the Russian city. Hanna Tserakh the individual pursuit and omnium, and together with Nastassia Kiptsikava was victorious in the madison.
09:20 PartnersSyrian equestrian Sham al-Assad wins award at FBMA Int'l Show Jumping Cup Equestrian Sham al-Assad, member of the Syrian equestrian national team and of Team Spirit Club, has won the Youngest Award at the 10th Fatima bint Mubarak Ladies Sports Academy's (FBMA) International Show Jumping Cup, currently being held in Abu Dhabi.
09:17 SocietyBelarus' Bellesbumprom tapping into African markets Bellesbumprom's enterprises are actively expanding the geography of supplies, including the markets of far-abroad countries. In 2022, Bellesbumprom's enterprises shipped its products to Tunisia for the first time.
09:00 EconomyEAEU prime ministers to discuss draft agreement on common gas market The heads of government of the Eurasian Economic Union will discuss work on a draft agreement to regulate the alcohol market within the EAEU, the preparation of a draft international agreement on the development of the EAEU common gas market, and consider project activities in the EAEU regional development institutions.
19:58 EconomyPresentation of machines, vehicles by Belarusian MTZ, Gomselmash arranged in Tajikistan A number of Tajikistan government officials, representatives of the diplomatic corps, scientists, farmers from several regions of the country attended the expo. The Belarusian ambassador met with top officials of the government agencies. Further expansion of Belarus-Tajikistan bilateral cooperation was discussed.
19:15 SocietyBelarusian delegation participating in WHO Executive Board session in Geneva There are 26 items on the session's agenda, including prevention of non-infectious diseases, infection control, liquidation of meningitis, rehabilitation, standardization of the nomenclature of medical goods and other items.
18:45 SportBelarus' Alina Harnasko wins five gold medals at Winter Queen Cup in Spain Belarusian athletes took part in the international rhythmic gymnastics tournament Winter Queen Cup in Platja d'Aro. Spain, BelTA learned from the NOC press service.
18:21 SocietyBelarus hosts over 10,000 visa-waiver travelers over past week Since 1 January 2023, Belarus has hosted more than 33,000 arrivals from the EU as part of its visa-waiver program: 24,420 citizens of Lithuania, 4,759 non-citizens and 1,269 citizens of Latvia, and 2,799 Polish citizens.
18:14 EconomyBelarusian manufacturers sign documents on cooperation in Zimbabwe A package of documents on cooperation was signed at the Belarus-Zimbabwe business forum in the capital of Zimbabwe, Harare, within the framework of the state visit of Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko.