11:36 EconomyBelarusian delegation to visit Russia's Yaroslavl Oblast The official delegation of the Belarusian Industry Ministry led by Minister Aleksandr Rogozhnik is set to visit Yaroslavl Oblast of the Russian Federation from 31 May-2 June. The delegation will consist of heads of big industrial enterprises.
11:12 PartnersIran is world's 2nd largest dates producer: Businessman The chairman of the National Date Association of Iran has said that the country is currently the second largest producer of dates in the world.
11:00 EconomyPM: Belarusians should have access to off-season vegetables at reasonable prices People should have access to cucumbers and tomatoes in the off-season at affordable prices, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said at a meeting to discuss the development of the country's greenhouse industry on 31 May.
10:30 PartnersPakistan, Belarus agree to take practical measures for tangible cooperation in multiple fields Pakistan and Belarus on Tuesday agreed to take practical measures to translate the mutual goodwill between the two governments and their peoples into tangible cooperation in different fields.
10:18 SportAzarenka loses in Roland Garros opener Belarusian world number 18 Victoria Azarenka lost to World No.42 Bianca Andreescu of Canada, 6-2, 3-6, 4-6, in the first round of the French Open.
09:43 PoliticsFM: Belarus and Pakistan stay committed to mutually beneficial cooperation “All our meetings were held in a constructive atmosphere, while the dialogue was frank and respectful. In the world of modern diplomacy frankness and mutual respect are unfortunately becoming rare. However, they remain an indispensable foundation for building strong and lasting relations between nations,” Sergei Aleinik said.
09:21 EconomyBelarus, Pakistan discuss assembly production of tractors, electric vehicles One of the topics discussed at the meeting was the development of trade and economic cooperation. This topic was discussed by the parties at the meeting of the bilateral intergovernmental commission in Minsk in January.
09:17 PartnersTurkish scientist warns of rising global temperatures, climate risks in next 5 years Global temperatures are set to rise significantly in the next five years, surpassing the record set in 2016, the hottest year on record, according to a Turkish scientist.
09:00 EconomyBelarus' refinancing rate down to 9.75% The interest rate on overnight loans decreased to 10.75%, with the interest rate on overnight deposits down to 8.75% per annum. The corresponding decision was adopted by the Board of the National Bank.
19:58 SocietyBelarusian army units to practice firing Iskander-M missiles An army unit armed with mobile short-range ballistic missile systems Iskander-M is taking part in the control test.
19:20 EconomyExport of Belarusian bread up by 40% in 2022 The export of Belarusian bread soared by 40% in 2022.
18:45 SocietyNesvizh to host seminar on intellectual property in Eurasia on 13-14 June Nesvizh will host a regional seminar on "Intellectual Property as a Key Factor in Integration in Eurasia" on 13-14 June, BelTA learned from the press service of the State Committee on Science and Technology.
18:14 SportBelarus' Maksim Andraloits clinches silver at Russian Combined Events Cup The U18 competitions in Sochi were won by Belarus' Dmitry Mironchik with the total of 6,852 points. Silver went to Belarus' Artsyom Travkin (6,607 points).
17:56 PoliticsBelarusian MFA comments on West's concerns over possible OSCE collapse in 2024 Spokesman for the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Anatoly Glaz answered a question from journalists regarding the concerns expressed by some European media that next year the OSCE may collapse if Estonia's candidacy for the OSCE chairmanship is not approved, and that Russia and Belarus are allegedly to blame for this.
17:18 EconomyGomel Chemical Plant sends train with fertilizers to China Since 2016, the company has been actively developing projects within the framework of the Belt and road initiative to transport goods by rail. In January-May of 2023, 29 container trains were sent to China. The volume of transported cargo amounted to 48,000 tonnes.