16:18 EconomyGovernor: Russia, Belarus will counter sanctions by joint efforts Russia and Belarus will counter the sanctions by joint efforts and will implement joint projects, Governor of Russia's Khabarovsk Territory Mikhail Degtyarev said as he visited Mogilev Oblast of Belarus on 13 May.
16:16 PartnersChinese scientists find fossil of new marine reptile with "incredibly long" tail Chinese scientists have discovered a fossil of a new species of marine reptiles known as a pachypleurosaur, dating back 244 million years, with the longest tail ever seen for its kind, indicating it may have been an exceptional swimmer.
15:57 SportItalian Open: Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus reaches semifinal Belarus' world number 8 Aryna Sabalenka reached the Italian Open semifinal defeated U.S. world number 32 Amanda Anisimova, 4-6, 6-3, 6-2, in an hour and 50 minutes.
15:51 SocietyOpinion: People in positions of power should be devoted to their nation and their country Natalya Kochanova said: “We've been working on the bill for a long time – for four years. Approaches have been revised at conferences hosted by the president three times. And certainly we have to clearly understand that civil service is akin to military service. The bill clearly defines what military service is and what civil service is.”
15:37 SocietySenators ratify Belarus-Armenia agreement on readmission “The agreement does not contain any provisions contradicting the Constitution and international commitments of the Republic of Belarus. Its implementation in the future will contribute to the strengthening of interdepartmental relations between the competent authorities of Belarus and Armenia in matters of civilized approach to the regulation of migration processes,” Ivan Kubrakov stressed.
14:46 EconomyBelarus eager to resume potassium deliveries to Brazil, drives down prices According to Sergei Lukashevich, possible options are being discussed with Brazilian authorities. In April 2022 a Belarusian delegation held a number of negotiations with the Brazilian government, with the parliamentary agricultural bloc, and with the Confederation of Agriculture and Livestock of Brazil.
14:09 In PicturesNew workout zone in Uzda A new workout zone was opened in Uzda on 13 May as part of the Sports for Everyone project of the Presidential Sports Club.
14:00 SocietyHousewarming in Minsk World: Happy stories of new tenants of Tbilisi and Beijing houses! There is a housewarming in the Minsk World multifunctional complex again. This time it is in the Champions and Eurasia quarters. Keys to comfortable apartments in new houses are handed over to new tenants who decided to make the coming summer a truly happy, safe and comfortable time for themselves and their children.
13:06 PresidentLukashenko wants heads of district administrations to be more proactive “The only thing I ask you to do is to show more initiative. Unfortunately, I don't see much activity on the part of heads of district administrations. I do not mean media presence. I mean decision-making in your area of responsibility,” the Belarusian leader said.
13:05 PresidentSerious investments in Gomel Oblast, Mogilev Oblast, Vitebsk Oblast contemplated Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “Gomel Oblast, Mogilev Oblast, and Vitebsk Oblast are the three oblasts we should seriously invest in. Not only financially but primarily organizationally. Discipline above all.”
12:46 PresidentLukashenko criticizes rural councils for poor performance "We need to give more clout to heads of enterprises: agricultural, trade, maintenance and industrial enterprises, if there are any in a district," Aleksandr Lukashenko added.
12:43 PresidentBelarusian president makes new appointments The head of state appointed Andrei Plotnikov a judge of the Economic Court of the Commonwealth of Independent States.
12:43 PresidentLukashenko: People saw what they can lose Aleksandr Lukashenko said: "People saw what they can lose. There is a war over there, some things are happening at the western borders and the rest. And people understood that it is better to work a bit harder, produce results than face serious problems.”
12:40 PartnersDubai Holding Entertainment, Al Jalila Hospital partner to launches Happiness Programme Dubai Holding Entertainment,in partnership with Al Jalila Children's Specialty Hospital, the UAE's first and only hospital dedicated to treating children and adolescents, have yesterday announced the launch of the Happiness Programme to help inspire fun, joy, learning and happiness among children at the hospital.
12:34 PresidentBelarusian municipal officials cautioned against inaction Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “Don't look around. You have your area to take care of. Particularly heads of district administrations. Your area has clear-cut borders. Act. Don't expect instructions from upstairs. I often say: it is better to make a decision and be in error, then being afraid of making decisions and make no decisions at all.”