14:44 SocietyOpinion: Memory of Great Patriotic War is sacred for Belarus, Russia For Belarus and Russia, the memory of the Great Patriotic War is sacred, the head of the representative office of the Standing Committee of the Union State of Belarus and Russia in Minsk Marianna Shchetkina said at an event to welcome the Victory Train exhibition project at the Minsk-Passazhirsky train station in Minsk on 11 June.
14:25 PoliticsBelarus' Constitutional Commission to convene on 16 June The commission is set to consider the proposals on the judicial system.
14:11 PoliticsWays to punish appeals for sanctions under consideration in Belarus According to Vadim Borovik, work is in progress to bring to account those, who call for sanctions. The first meeting within the framework of the Roundtable of Democratic Forces think tank has already been held.
13:53 PresidentLukashenko extends anniversary greetings to Grodno Agrarian University The president wished the staff of the Grodno State Agrarian University strong health, happiness, creative success and new labor achievements for the benefit of the Fatherland.
13:28 SocietyBelarus reports 1,026 new COVID-19 cases, 1,187 recoveries in past 24 hours The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 403,845 cases. A total of 396,650 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
13:24 SocietyProposal to switch to unpaid blood donations in Belarus Belarus expects to completely switch to unpaid blood donations. According to experts, this type of donations is practiced all over the world. Unpaid donations in Belarus will not imply non-remunerated donation, as those who will donate blood will be given a food voucher after the procedure.
13:06 SocietyRussian ambassador slams historical revisionists in the West Some colorblind politicians in certain countries of the West have forgotten what color the flag hoisted over the Reichstag was, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Belarus Yevgeny Lukyanov said at an event to welcome the Victory Train exhibition project at the Minsk-Passazhirsky train station in Minsk on 11 June.
12:58 PresidentMulti-level regulation of administrative procedures to be introduced in Belarus One of the topics on the agenda was the improvement of the institute of administrative procedures. According to the head of state, the quality of regulation is very important: the operational efficiency of services, the investment appeal of the country, bigger revenues to the budget and economic development.
12:30 EconomyBelarus' central bank in favor of cautious monetary policy The official said: “Inflation is accelerating in Belarus, this is why there are certainly difficulties. They happen because in the past we've lived through very brief periods of low inflation and unfortunately we remember lengthy periods of high and very high inflation."
12:02 PresidentLukashenko urges to debureaucratize all systems in Belarus “Can such revision cause excessive formalism and, what is even worse, red tape and chicanery at the level of agencies or the local level? We must prevent it. We must do our best to debureaucratize all systems and schemes which are used in the country. This is the priority.”
11:47 SocietyBelarus welcomes Victory Train exhibition project It is our sacred duty to preserve the historical truth, the memory of the victory over Nazism and pass it on to future generations, Deputy Head of the Belarus President Administration Igor Lutsky said at an event to launch the exhibition project Victory Train at the Minsk-Passazhirsky train station in Minsk on 11 June.
11:44 PresidentLukashenko discusses amendments to Civil Code Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has convened a meeting to discuss legal aspects of economic activity. At the beginning of the meeting the head of state noted that the agenda of the meeting covers a wide range of matters related to economic and social activity.
11:33 PoliticsBelarus, Sudan discuss cooperation in industry, agriculture Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Egypt and concurrently to Sudan Sergei Terentiev visited Sudan's capital Khartoum on 7-9 June.
11:22 SocietyCIS border security discussed in Brest The event brought together representatives of the border service of Belarus, as well as representatives of the border agencies of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and the Council of Commanders of the Border Troops of the CIS Member States.
11:07 PoliticsMinsk hosts CIS ministerial consultations on arms control The meeting was attended by representatives of Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan, and the CIS Executive Committee.