16:15 SocietyGryzlov: Russia, Belarus are ready to repel any threat “The joint task force is ready to carry out combat missions; we have a unified air defense system. Patrolling of the western border of the Union State is carried out jointly,” noted Boris Gryzlov.
16:15 PoliticsBelarus, Zimbabwe agree to explore markets of southern African countries together Belarus and Zimbabwe seek to explore the markets of southern African countries together, Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik told reporters during his visit to Zimbabwe.
15:27 SportOpinion: Games of the Future are paving way for new trend in sport The Games of the Future running in Kazan these days are a large-scale and spectacular project at the intersection of sport, innovation and technology, said Ksenia Sankovich, Secretary General of the NOC of Belarus.
15:15 PoliticsZimbabwe president confirms readiness to visit Belarus Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik met with Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa during his visit to Harare on 23 February.
15:05 PresidentAdditional options for spending family capital early offered to Belarusians The decree forbids parting with the housing that has been acquired using family capital for five years as from the property ownership registration date for the premises, the right to own which was registered prior to 2022.
14:44 PoliticsMFA: Belarus counts on constructive cooperation with Armenia in the future “As for the legal aspects of the CSTO's activities, we have not received any official notifications in this regard,” the spokesperson said.
14:24 SocietyBelarusian PM shares his expectations of new members of Parliament The head of government talked to journalists and shared his expectations of the new members of parliament. "I look forward to active and professional work.
14:00 SocietyUzbekistan’s CEC chief: Belarus’ CEC has vast experience in holding elections “The Central Election Commission of Belarus has 35 years of experience in arranging and holding elections and referendums. The Central Election Commission of Belarus does a lot to educate young people about elections,” said Zayniddin Nizamkhodjaev.
13:26 SocietyHead of Tajik CEC: Elections in Belarus are organized at highest level The elections in Belarus have been organized at the highest level, Chairman of the Central Election Commission of Tajikistan Bakhtiyor Khudoyorzoda noted during a meeting with Chairman of the Belarusian Central Election Commission Igor Karpenko in Minsk on 23 February.
13:17 EconomyMinister comments on role of commodity exchange in Belarus’ peat exports The minister stressed that the peat factories will continue working with the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange.
13:03 SocietyUzbekistan’s CEC praises organization of elections in Belarus “I am confident that the Belarusian people will elect worthy people to parliament and local councils,” the CEC head added.
12:55 SocietyNo site for building radioactive waste storage facility in Belarus selected yet Viktor Karankevich said: “Districts and territories where the facility may be potentially placed are being analyzed. All the aspects are taken into account such as ecological, economic, social, organizational, and technical ones.”
12:38 SocietyCEC head: High voter turnout in 2024 elections in Belarus The voter turnout is quite lively. Early voting is going well. Young people are going to the polls," Igor Karpenko noted.
12:36 SocietyBelarus’ natural gas consumption down to 17bn cubic meters in 2023 “Last year the natural gas consumption amounted to 17 billion cubic meters, down 1.7 billion cubic meters, or 9.6% as compared to 2022,” Viktor Karankevich said.
12:26 SocietyBelarus' peat output at 2.2m tonnes in 2023 “Last year, the peat industry extracted 2.2 million tonnes of peat. During the reporting period, we produced more than 1.2 million tonnes of peat briquettes and dried products and about 136,000 tonnes of non-fuel peat products," Viktor Karankevich said.