11:22 PoliticsIndia calls on SCO to develop reliable supply chains in the region The Shanghai Cooperation Organization should make efforts to develop reliable supply chains in the region, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said as he addressed a meeting of the SCO Heads of State Council in Samarkand.
10:55 SocietyLegislative support for Belarus-Russia integration discussed in Moscow Belarusian Ambassador to Russia Dmitry Krutoi met with First Deputy Chairman of the State Duma of the Russian Federation Ivan Melnikov.
10:30 PartnersSamarkand SCO summit: What's on the agenda The 22nd meeting of the Council of Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will be held in the city of Samarkand on Thursday.
10:29 PoliticsSCO expected to turn into most effective regional organization There are all the prerequisites for the SCO to turn into the most effective regional organization, Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev said.
10:15 PoliticsBelarus, Russia review implementation of concerted border policy The border agencies of Belarus and Russia discussed the status of implementation of the concerted border policy, BelTA learned from the State Border Committee of Belarus.
10:02 PartnersYazdani, Iran's proudest world and Olympics wrestler: I'm not after record breaking After reaching world wrestling final, Hossein Yazdani with his 8 world and Olympics medals broke Takhti and Surian's records, to become the proudest Iranian wrestler in medal winning, but he says he is not after breaking records.
09:58 PresidentLukashenko arrives at Congress Center in Samarkand for SCO summit The president will outline Belarus' priorities for cooperation in the SCO, including taking into account the country's bid to accede the organization as a full member.
09:42 PartnersXi hails strong ties with Kazakhstan President Xi Jinping spoke highly on Wednesday of China-Kazakhstan friendship and cooperation as he met with Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev in the neighboring country's capital, Nur-Sultan, saying China is willing to work with Kazakhstan to ensure that they are strong supporters of each other's development and rejuvenation.
09:36 PresidentLukashenko continues series of bilateral meetings with talks with Iranian president "We need to stick together in order not just to survive but to take our place under the sun," the Belarusian head of state said.
09:24 PoliticsStatus of Belarus-Russia agreements on Union State reviewed in Moscow Belarusian Ambassador to Russia Dmitry Krutoi met with State Secretary of the Union State of Belarus and Russia Dmitry Mezentsev.
09:09 PresidentPresident's decree on stay of Ukrainian citizens in Belarus set out in new wording The document will facilitate the integration of Ukrainian citizens into Belarusian society and will ensure prompt settlement of issues regarding their social support and labor activities.
09:00 PresidentThe main day of the SCO summit in Samarkand. Why is it important for Belarus? On the main day of the summit, the parties are set to exchange views on topical regional and international issues in the light of the political and economic situation in the region.
19:58 PoliticsSubstantive agreements reached thanks to Lukashenko's visit to Samarkand During the talks in Samarkand Aleksandr Lukashenko and Shavkat Mirziyoyev summed up results of bilateral cooperation in the last few years. The presidents stated that Belarus-Uzbekistan trade had quintupled in the last five years.
19:05 PresidentLukashenko plants oak tree in Samarkand The informal part began with the planting of oak trees by heads of the delegations that had come for the summit. They planted a number of oak trees that made up an entire tree-lined lane of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization.
18:28 PresidentLukashenko, Xi Jinping agree to advance Belarus-China cooperation to new heights Aleksandr Lukashenko thanked his Chinese counterpart for the fact that in these complicated times – the pandemic and instability in the world – the sides had found strength and resolve to advance the relations to a new level of iron brotherhood, exemplary all-round strategic cooperation and all-weather partnership.