10:10 EconomyOutput of agricultural products in Belarus up by 2.9% in February Agricultural companies made products worth Br2.952 billion, up by 3.2% year-on-year in comparable prices.
10:01 PartnersMt Merapi eruptions threaten existence of 12 mammalian species The existence of at least 12 species of mammals in the Mount Merapi National Park (TNGM) is threatened due to volcanic activities of Mt Merapi, located between Yogyakarta and Central Java.
09:59 PoliticsOpinion: Belarus-Iran cooperation has great prospects Belarus and Iran have the potential to expand cooperation, political scientist Aleksandr Shpakovsky said on the air of the Belarus 1 TV channel commenting on the results of the visit of Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko to Iran.
09:39 PoliticsMFA spokesman comments on call by MEPs to broaden sanctions against Belarus Press Secretary of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Anatoly Glaz has commented on the call by the European Parliament members to broaden sanctions against Belarus.
09:00 SocietyGolovchenko: Health services should remain accessible, of high quality Public health managers at all levels should make sure that people have access to high-quality medical care, Belarus' Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said at the collegium of the Healthcare Ministry on 15 March.
19:58 EconomyOver 80% of Belarusian households now use natural gas Close attention is also paid to gas infrastructure development in rural areas where natural gas availability is close to 50%. As far as agrotowns are concerned, natural gas availability over there is close to 70%.
19:17 SocietyRosatom, Republican Union of Builders of Belarus to sign cooperation agreement Rosatom's country office in Belarus and the Republican Union of Builders are expected to sign the cooperation agreement on the second day of the expo. The agreement will focus on cooperation in developing the relevant competences.
19:14 SocietyIn Pictures: Applied arts exhibition in Vitebsk The exhibition features modern art textiles, ceramics, glass, batik, metal.
18:46 EconomyPlans to build refuse-derived fuel plants in Belarus Artyom Shkryl said: “We strongly hope that the first facility to make RDF will be finished at a waste processing plant in Grodno this year. Later on we intend to build centralized plants to make RDF in Volkovysk District and Krichev District. A facility to make such fuel is also supposed to be built in Minsk.”
18:23 EconomyMunicipal waste recycling rate in Belarus over 30% in 2022 The municipal waste recycling rate in Belarus exceeded 30% in 2022, Deputy Director of the State Operator of Secondary Material Resources Artem Shkryl told a press conference.
17:55 SocietyEEC opens applications for Green Eurasia contest “The purpose of the contest is to find effective climate practices and to scale them up in the Eurasian Economic Union,” said Iya Malkina.
17:32 In PicturesNew Zealand balloon festival The Balloons Over Waikato Festival was held in Hamilton, New Zealand.
17:23 SocietyMinsk to host Congress of Young Scientists of Belarus, Russia The congress is timed to coincide with the Day of Unity of the Peoples of Belarus and Russia
17:04 In PicturesDaming Palace National Heritage Park in spring Plum trees are blossoming at Daming Palace National Heritage Park in Xi'an in Shaanxi Province in northwest China.
16:43 EconomyAgricultural output up, unemployment down in Eurasian Economic Union in January 2023 "In January, agricultural production in the EAEU increased by 2.8% over January a year prior and amounted to an estimated $4.7 billion," Iya Malkina said.