19:21 PoliticsDetails of forthcoming CSTO summit revealed Members of the CSTO Collective Security Council are expected to discuss the situation in the organization's responsibility area, prospects of its development, and will pass a statement dedicated to the Collective Security Treaty Organization's jubilee.
19:06 EconomyPreparations in progress for reconstruction of Belarusian M10 motorway Eight companies from Turkey, China, Russia, and the European Union were initially shortlisted. Four companies were left in the end, including three from Turkey and one from Russia. Consultations are being held with these companies in order to determine mutually acceptable terms.
18:44 SocietyOver 6.25m Belarusians fully vaccinated against COVID-19 Over 127,400 teenagers aged 12-17 received one shot of the vaccine, of them more than 100,800 children were fully vaccinated.
18:31 PoliticsBelarus' first deputy foreign minister, Apostolic Nuncio discuss situation in region The parties discussed bilateral cooperation, preparations for the events to celebrate the 30th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Belarus and the Holy See and also humanitarian cooperation.
18:23 SportAzarenka loses in Italian Open last 16 Belarus' world number 16 Victoria Azarenka lost to Poland's world number one Iga Swiatek, 4-6, 1-6, in the Italian Open round of Last 16.
18:08 EconomyGovernor: Russia's Khabarovsk Territory interested in supplying aircraft to Belarus Russia's Khabarovsk Territory is interested in supplying aircraft to Belarus, Governor of Khabarovsk Territory Mikhail Degtyarev said as he met with Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko in Minks on 12 May.
17:50 EconomyBelarus, Russia's Nizhny Novgorod Oblast to develop cooperation in manufacturing The parties discussed cooperation of MAZ with KOMMASH-GRAZ and also with GAZ Group enterprises. The parties also discussed development of assembly production at one of the production facilities of Nizhny Novgorod Oblast.
17:28 SportBelarus ready to supply sports gear to Russia Anatoly Sinkevich, Representative of the Committee for Sport Industry Development at the Business Center for CIS Economic Development in Belarus spoke on the matter as part of the discussion “Sport Diplomacy: Time of Great Opportunities” at the forum “Health of the Nation is the Basis of Russia's Prosperity”.
17:11 PoliticsBelarus FM on visit to Tajikistan Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei has arrived in Tajikistan to attend a meeting of the CIS Foreign Ministers Council.
17:05 PresidentLukashenko signs decree to grant Belarusian citizenship to 319 people As many as 319 people have been granted Belarus' citizenship, including 290 citizens of Ukraine. Those are mostly people, who came to Belarus from Ukraine's Donetsk Oblast and Lugansk Oblast.
16:59 EconomyPM: Cooperation with Russia is important for countering sanctions Integration and cooperation within the framework of the Union State is important for countering the sanctions pressure, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said as he met with Governor of Russia's Khabarovsk Territory Mikhail Degtyarev.
16:47 SportSabalenka advances to Italian Open quarterfinal Belarus' world number 8 Aryna Sabalenka moved into the Italian Open quarterfinal powering past world number 11 Jessica Pegula of the United States, 6-1, 6-4.
16:12 SocietyMoscow to host CSTO summit on 16 May “Moscow will host the CSTO summit on the occasion of the 30th anniversary of the CSTO on 16 May," Dmitry Peskov said. "This will be a meeting of the leaders, and a working breakfast."
15:39 EconomyBelarus' Brest Oblast seeks closer cooperation with Asian countries Brest Oblast of Belarus is aimed at close cooperation with the Asian countries, Brest Oblast Vice Governor Dmitry Gorodetsky told the media on 12 May.
15:21 PoliticsVolfovich: West encourages attempts to destroy national identity of Belarusians, Russians “Electronic means of mass communication are an effective tool to create internal conflicts and to destroy states. It all starts with the reformatting of collective consciousness, and here, first of all, our youth is in the crosshairs,” the chief of the Security Council noted.