18:26 EconomyBelarus lowers export duties on oil, petroleum products On 1 August 2022 Belarus reduced export duties on oil and opetroleumil products which are exported outside the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU).
17:46 SocietyBelarus supports UN recommendations to resume dialogue on migration agenda "The visit of the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights of migrants Felipe González Morales to the Republic of Belarus made it possible to convey the position of our country on the situation with refugees and migrants on the Belarusian-Polish border. We highly appreciate that the outcome of the meetings held in Minsk was reflected in the interim report and communicated to the international community," Anton Bychkovsky said.
17:14 SocietyBelarus admits 587 Ukrainian nationals over weekend – Over the past weekend 587 Ukrainian nationals arrived in Belarus, BelTA learned from the State Border Committee of Belarus.
16:51 SocietyIn Pictures: Children's center Druzhba in Shumilino District The summer children's center Druzhba in Shumilino District has a swimming pool, a salt cave, its own cinema house, a tennis court, outdoor simulators and a whole array of street art objects.
16:43 SportBelarus 2nd in artistic swimming at Solidarity Games in Kazan The duet technical program took place on Monday. Belarus' Vasilina Khandoshka and Daria Kulagina scored a total of 93.8896 to place second.
16:18 In PicturesHarvest time in Shumilino District Shumilino District is set to harvest more than 12,000 hectares of grain and leguminous crops this year.
15:56 SocietyBelarus welcomes over 158,000 visa-waiver travelers since 15 April Over 158,000 foreign nationals have visited Belarus without visas, BelTA learned from the State Border Committee of Belarus.
15:14 PoliticsBelarusian Parliament slams draft resolution on Belarus by U.S. Congress The Presidium of the Council of the Republic adopted a statement in connection with the draft resolution on Belarus submitted to the Senate of the U.S. Congress, BelTA learned from the press service of the upper house of Belarusian Parliament.
14:40 PoliticsYermolovich: Economic cooperation sometimes falls victim to politics “Economic cooperation sometimes falls victim to political decisions, which actually happened in the relations between Belarus and the United Kingdom,” Maksim Yermolovich said. Before his new appointment he was Belarus' ambassador to the UK.
14:18 EconomyAmbassador: Belarus and high quality are two inseparable concepts for China When asked about the sanctions policy of the collective West, led by the United States, and its impact on the relations between Belarus and China, the ambassador acknowledged that it has had a certain impact on the countries, including Belarus.
14:07 PoliticsLukashenko, Xi Jinping might meet in Samarkand in September “Preparations, of course, are being underway both in Belarus and China. We are waiting for a decision whether or not the Chinese leader will attend the Samarkand summit in person. In case the visit is officially confirmed, we hope that our leaders will meet in Samarkand in September.
14:06 EconomyCall to add momentum to Belarus-Russia Union State programs The Union State programs should gain a faster pace, said Dmitry Krutoi, new Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Russian Federation.
13:54 PoliticsAmbassador speaks about Belarus' future role in SCO The ambassador recalled that Belarus' steps towards the SCO began in 2010 with the status of a partner of the organization. In 2015 the country became its observer.
13:26 EconomyGovernments of Belarus, Russia discussing 14-15 import substitution projects “We started with the manufacturing industry; 14-15 projects are now being discussed at the government level. The Russian side has already approved the corresponding documents for seven enterprises,” he said.
13:26 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus can easily increase trade with China China is traditionally one of the top three trade partners of Belarus. According to the data of 2021, foreign trade reached a record $5.9 billion.