11:35 SocietyOpinion: Quality is key to competitiveness, economic growth in Belarus Aiming at quality in everything we do is the key to competitiveness and economic development of Belarus, First Deputy Chairwoman of the Belarusian State Committee for Standardization Yelena Morgunova said in the latest episode of BelTA’s project The Nation Speaks.
11:24 SportBelarus’ Khadasevich clinches bronze at 2024 European Weighting Championships Belarusian athletes are taking part as neutrals in the 2024 European Weightlifting Championships in Sofia, the capital of Bulgaria.
10:53 SocietyMilorad Dodik visits Minsk Center for Surgery, Transplantology and Hematology Milorad Dodik, President of Republika Srpska, an entity in Bosnia and Herzegovina, visited the Minsk Scientific and Practical Center for Surgery, Transplantology and Hematology on 18 February.
10:33 SocietyCIS observers praise Belarus’ preparation for elections The CIS observation mission has published an interim report on the monitoring of the preparations for the local and parliamentary elections in Belarus.
10:04 SocietyAleinik, Dodik discuss cooperation in industry, healthcare On 18 February Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik held a meeting with President of Republika Srpska, an entity in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Milorad Dodik, who is in Belarus on a visit.
09:29 EconomyMilorad Dodik shows interest in Belarusian passenger transport, farming machinery President of Republika Srpska, an entity in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Milorad Dodik has paid a visit to Belkommunmash during his working trip to Belarus.
09:17 SocietyPresident of Republika Srpska names areas of cooperation with Belarus President of Republika Srpska, an entity in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Milorad Dodik commented on possible areas of cooperation with Belarus as he talked to the media after visiting the Minsk Scientific and Practical Center for Surgery, Transplantology and Hematology on 18 February.
09:00 PoliticsPresident of Republica Srpska in Belarus on visit President of Republika Srpska, an entity in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Milorad Dodik is paying a working visit to Belarus on 17-19 February.
14:09 PoliticsBelarusian FM: ‘In linguistic diversity lies our unity’ The linguistic diversity embodies a cultural diversity, encourages the exchange of views, and creates the basis for mutually respectful dialogue, acceptance and cooperation between peoples, Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik said at a solemn event on the occasion of the International Mother Language Day at the Minsk Town Hall on 16 February.
11:50 SocietyBelarusian Belavia launches direct flight from Brest to Moscow
Flights from Brest to Moscow (Sheremetyevo) will be operated twice a week, on Wednesdays and Saturdays, by Embraer 175 aircraft with comfortable economy and business class cabins. The flight from Brest to the Russian capital takes 1 hour 45 minutes.
10:58 EconomyBelarus, Oman intend to intensify business ties Director of the National Center for Marketing Nikolai Borisevich held a meeting with Ambassador of the Sultanate of Oman to the Russian Federation and concurrently to the Republic of Belarus Hamood bin Salim bin Abdullah Altowaiya on 17 February.
10:37 SocietyBelarus’ Capital of Culture 2024 to be honored with its own stamp The Belarusian Communications and Informatization Ministry will launch an envelope with a commemorative stamp "Belynichi – Belarus’ Capital of Culture 2024” on 21 February.
09:56 EconomyBelarusian automaker MAZ expands service network in Russia Director of the MAZ Service Center Aleksei Grishkevich presented a certificate of the authorized service station to the Surgutdrive company. At the moment, this company is being accredited for the status of an official dealer of OAO MAZ, managing company of the holding company BelavtoMAZ.
09:33 SocietyMinsk Metro carries 234m passengers in 2023 On average, more than 640,000 people used the metro every day. Metro was the leader among other types of public transport with a share of more than 37%.
15:27 SportBelarusian Extraleague: Belarus President’s Team beat Grodno Oblast Belarus President’s Team beat Grodno Oblast Team, 10-4, at Olympic Arena in Minsk on 17 February to extend their winning streak to five in the Belarusian Extraleague.