14:38 SocietyChief rabbi Abramovich: Diplomacy is about understanding and compassion, and Makei had it all iplomacy is about the ability to understand and compassionate, and Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei possessed these qualities, Chief Rabbi of the Religious Association of the Progressive Judaism Communities in the Republic of Belarus Gregory Abramovich told the media.
14:31 SocietyTsylinskaya: Vladimir Makei always kept his word “He was a man of good character. He never made empty promises. If he said something, he always did it. He never made empty words. He was deeply respected both as a person and a professional,” said Natallia Tsylinskaya.
14:16 SocietyBelarus' mufti: Demise of Vladimir Makei is a big loss for people and the state The demise of Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus Vladimir Makei is a big loss for the public and the state, Mufti Abu-Bekir Shabanovich, Chairman of the Muslim Association of Belarus, told reporters, BelTA has learned.
14:13 SocietySerbian diplomat: Vladimir Makei represented Belarus in international arena well Aleksandar Crevar stressed that Vladimir Makei was not just a professional, but also a wonderful person. He represented his country well in the international arena.
14:10 SocietyAnte Jozic: Vladimir Makei was a man of dialogue “The death of Vladimir Makei is a great loss, not only for your state, but also for all of us who knew him and who worked with him here, in the West, and in the East. He was a man of dialogue, and I felt it every time we met,” the Apostolic Nuncio said.
13:49 EconomyBelarusian, Russian organizations expected to reconcile oil transit tariffs by 25 December The timeframe is specified by guidelines on changing tariffs on the services of transporting (transit) oil via cross-country pipelines located in Belarus' territory. The guidelines were approved by the Belarusian Economy Ministry and the Federal Tariff Service of the Russian Federation on 27 January 2010.
13:27 EconomyBelarusian Cement Company, Murmansk Sea Fishing Port discuss cement shipments Belarusian Cement Company is aimed at organizing supplies in new directions, while Murmansk Sea Fishing Port - at replenishing its client and partner base.
12:55 PartnersZayed Al Katheeri aiming high after historic feat at Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship Zayed Al Katheeri made history when he became the first Emirati black belt to earn a gold medal at the Abu Dhabi World Professional Jiu-Jitsu Championship (ADWPJJC).
12:46 SportHead of Belarusian NOC meets with governor of Russia's Primorye Territory in Minsk Viktor Lukashenko and Oleg Kozhemyako stressed the importance of active cooperation between Belarus and Primorye Territory of the Russian Federation in sport for the dynamic development of relations in the Union State of Belarus and Russia.
12:11 PresidentLukashenko meets with Investigative Committee chief “We had a lot of criminal cases related to extremism. There was even a backlog of such cases, figuratively speaking. Back then we agreed that we should promptly handle criminal cases related to extremism. Where are we now?” the president asked.
11:09 PartnersS. Korean forward enjoys coming-out party in loss The up-and-coming forward Cho Gue-sung was one of few bright spots for South Korea in their 3-2 loss to Ghana on Monday, as he made the most of his first FIFA World Cup start with a historic performance.
10:54 PartnersBirth anniversary of Bano Qudsia observed The 94th birth anniversary of renowned Urdu novelist, short story writer and playwright Bano Qudsia was observed on Monday.
10:50 EconomyBelAZ showcases innovations in Russia's Kirovsk, Yekaterinburg Belarusian heavy truck manufacturer BelAZ has showcased its innovations in Russia.
10:18 SocietyFarewell ceremony for Vladimir Makei Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko was the first to pay tribute to Vladimir Makei.
10:07 PresidentLukashenko bids farewell to late Vladimir Makei The Pul Pervogo Telegram channel posted a photo of the head of state near the Officers' House, saying that Aleksandr Lukashenko came to bid farewell to the late minister of foreign affairs.