17:44 PresidentLukashenko calls Zelenskyy ‘a political misfit' “Volodya [Volodymyr] Zelenskyy turned out to be a political misfit entirely, though he is the head of state,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
17:44 PresidentLukashenko: Some units of Ukrainian army have gone fascist "Some units and their commanders have gone fascist. I see it," Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
17:30 PresidentLukashenko: All the launch sites for Topol missiles have been preserved and are ready for use Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “Why did I become an enemy for the West? Not because I am a dictator and the rest but because all the sites but one where [road-mobile ground-based strategic missile systems] Topol used to be have been preserved and are still ready for use."
17:20 SocietyRefugee: We do not understand why Poland does not let us transit to Germany that welcomed us "We are waiting for a humanitarian corridor. I would like to say a big thank you to the Belarusians for sheltering us."
16:56 PartnersAdvanced Technology Research Council awards AED40 mn in competitive research funding to 53 R & D projects across eight key sectors Abu Dhabi's Advanced Technology Research Council (ATRC), the overarching entity mandated to shape Abu Dhabi's R & D strategy and its advanced technology ecosystem and drive the UAE's strategic research priorities, today announced that it has awarded AED40 million in research funding to 53 successful R & D projects across eight key sectors in 2021.
16:48 PoliticsBelarus' State Border Committee accuses Polish Defense Ministry of twitting fake news The State Border Committee of Belarus described the Polish Defense Ministry's twit posted on 1 December as a provocation. The source said: “It is possible that the Polish side is dissatisfied with the comparative calm and is now intent on further escalation of tensions at the border."
16:25 EconomyProtocol on Russian natural gas prices for Belarus in 2022 signed Belarusian Energy Minister Viktor Karankevich, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Russia Vladimir Semashko, and Gazprom Chairman of the Management Committee Alexey Miller met in St Petersburg on 1 December.
16:04 EconomyChina-Belarus Industrial Park Great Stone presented for foreign diplomats in Moscow The business forum “Great Stone Industrial Park: Best Opportunities for Investment and Cooperation in the EAEU” took place in Moscow. The event brought together ambassadors and senior diplomats from almost 30 countries of Asia, Africa and Latin America, as well as some European countries.
15:21 PoliticsMakei arrives in Sweden for OSCE Ministerial Council meeting Belarus' Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei has arrived in Sweden to take part in the meeting of the Ministerial Council of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE) due on 2-3 December.
15:16 PoliticsMinsk to host Belarus-Russia Union State PA meeting on 2 December The evens will be held as part of the first official visit to Belarus of Viacheslav Volodin as Chairman of the State Duma of the eighth convocation.
14:43 EconomyPetrishenko to attend CIS Economic Council, EEC Council, Eurasian Congress meetings The participants of the CIS Economic Council meeting are expected to consider documents aimed at the further development of the CIS. They will include standards of quality of life, a plan of priority measures for the implementation of the Information Security Strategy until 2030.
14:14 EconomyTruckers complain about extremely long queues at Belarus-EU border Some of the truck traffic went from the Bruzgi checkpoint to the Berestovitsa checkpoint 60km to the south of Bruzgi. Over 600 semi-trucks are lining up at the Berestovitsa checkpoint now. The last truck in this queue was parked 16km away from the entrance to the Berestovitsa checkpoint at noon on 1 December.
14:00 Society‘Geneva' house is the finest investment option! Best prices at the start of sales! From €799 per m²! The Minsk World multifunctional complex is a great place to live, to work and to invest! Property owners and tenants here get a unique opportunity to enjoy the next-level comfort every day.
13:51 PresidentLukashenko phones Nazarbayev to congratulate him on important professional anniversary Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko phoned first President of Kazakhstan Nursultan Nazarbayev to congratulate him on the 30th anniversary since he was elected to the highest state post.
13:26 SocietyAbout 390 people waiting for evacuation flight to Iraq at Minsk National Airport “The airport's food service provides children and adults with food. Today's lunch menu includes mashed potatoes/buckwheat, a chicken cutlet and juice. Cleaning and disinfection of the premises is done regularly, and an optimal temperature is maintained in the terminal building,” the message reads.