09:57 EconomySt. Petersburg plans to increase purchases of Belarusian equipment, elevators On 11 August the Belarusian delegation of manufacturers led by Industry Minister Piotr Parkhomchik met with senior officials of the St. Petersburg administration: St. Petersburg Governor Alexander Beglov, Deputy Governors Oleg Yergashev, Kirill Polyakov and Anatoly Poveliy.
09:19 PartnersHashemi wins Iran's 5th gold medal in Islamic countries' free style Iran's Mehdi Hashemi won the fifth gold medal of Iran national free style team in 125-kg weight mightily in his match against his Turkish competitor.
09:17 EconomyExpert predicts uptick in investments in Belarus soon Belarus will soon see a high investment activity, BelTA learned from Director of the Institute of Economics of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Denis Mukha.
09:00 PresidentBelarus president's fund allocates Br3 million to restore historical monuments Br3 million has been earmarked from the Fund for the Support of Culture and Art of the President of the Republic of Belarus to restore and renovate objects of historical and cultural importance.
19:59 EconomyForeign investments in Belarus economy at $4.3bn in H1 2022 According to the National Statistics Committee, the main investors in Belarusian companies were commercial entities of the Russian Federation (45.3% of the total incoming investments), Cyprus (20%), Netherlands (6.4%), and Ukraine (5.2%).
19:15 EconomyFEZ Grodnoinvest resident companies raise $151m in foreign investments According to the source, FEZ Grodnoinvest resident companies raised $151 million in foreign investments in January-June 2022, 2.5 times as much as last year. The geography of investments includes 12 countries, including the UAE, Uzbekistan, Slovakia, Germany, and Russia.
18:33 PoliticsBelarus' ambassador meets with Armenia's vice premier Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Republic of Armenia Aleksandr Konyuk met with Armenia's Deputy Prime Minister Mher Grigoryan.
17:34 SocietyBelarus admits over 250 Ukrainian nationals over past 24 hours “From 6.00 on 10 August to 6.00 on 11 August, Belarus admitted 258 citizens of Ukraine entered Belarus. 221 Ukrainian citizens arrived in Belarus via Poland, 32 – via Lithuania and five - Latvia,” the committee informed.
16:36 In PicturesRye harvest time in Pruzhany District The branch Otechestvo of OAO Belovezhsky is harvesting rye.
16:03 EconomyPM promises tit-for-tat response to seizure of Belarusian property abroad When asked about the measures Belarus intends to take in connection with the seizure of property in Lithuania, Latvia and other countries, Roman Golovchenko said: “We are already working on claims. In fact, we cannot realize our commercial interests”.
14:59 EconomyBelarus decides in favor of creating port facilities in Russia's northwest Roman Golovchenko said: “We understand it is necessary to transship large volumes. It is true for all kinds of cargoes including mineral fertilizers, timber, wheeled cargoes, and containers. This is why the president was offered several variants for further development of our own facilities."
14:31 EconomyHarvesting of grains, leguminous crops reaches midpoint in Belarus Grains and leguminous crops have been harvested from half of the designated area, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Agriculture and Food Ministry.
14:00 SocietySummer extravaganza in Minsk World! Start of sales in ‘Paris', ‘Amsterdam' and ‘Venice' The multifunctional, business, sports and entertainment, residential and commercial complex is a win-win investment in prestigious real estate.
12:50 SocietyBelarusians bid farewell to Nikolai Slyunkov at funeral in Minsk Nikolai Slyunkov headed Minsk Tractor Plant from 1965 to 1972. Then he held the post of First Secretary of the Minsk City Committee of the Communist Party of the BSSR, Deputy Chairman of the State Planning Committee of the USSR, First Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the BSSR, Secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union.
12:31 PartnersSyrian swimmer Inana Suleiman gains gold medal in Military Games in Russia Syria's national team's tally rose to 7 medals in the military games currently being held in Russia, after the gold won by swimmer Inana Suleiman on Tuesday in the 400-meter freestyle competitions.