15:48 SocietyFamily support named among priorities for Belarus' government "Supporting large families is the absolute priority for the government. You are a pillar of the sustainable development of our state," Igor Petrishenko said addressing the participants.
15:48 PoliticsSCO secretary general praises Belarus' active role in SCO Vladimir Norov emphasized that the Republic of Belarus that has an observer status in the organization has always had an active position with regard to the activities of the SCO; the country joined various mechanisms and initiatives and helped materialize them.
15:42 PoliticsCSTO Permanent Council approves draft statement on banning new WMDs The Permanent Council of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) approved drafts of several important political statements, CSTO spokesman Vladimir Zainetdinov told BelTA.
15:12 SocietyMeeting with large families opens Year of People's Unity in Belarus A national open dialogue "Large family as the priority of the state family policy" is running in the National Historical and Cultural Museum-Reserve at Nesvizh.
14:55 SportFive Belarusian biathletes to compete in Men 20km Individual in Antholz The first out of five Belarusian biathletes to hit the track will be Dzmitry Lazouski who will start 15th. Anton Smolski will start 38th, Sergey Bocharnikov 41st, Maksim Varabei 80th, and Mikita Labastau 84th.
14:28 SocietyLawyer speaks about his expectations from Belarusian People's Congress Adoption of a new regulation or a law should be preceded by a more thorough study; experts and law enforcement officers should be actively involved in their development, lawyer Sergei Lapsar, a delegate of the forthcoming 6th Belarusian People's Congress.
13:38 SocietyCall on Belarusians to join forces for better future Vladimir Gusakov, the Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (NASB), and Vasily Gursky, Director of the NASB Institute of Economics, wrote an article dedicated to the draft social and economic development program for 2021-2025.
13:12 EconomyIn-person meeting of Eurasian Intergovernmental Council on 5 February confirmed On 5 February, Kazakhstan's Almaty will play host to a face-to-face meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council with the participation of the prime ministers of the Eurasian Economic Union and to the Almaty Digital Forum 2021.
12:44 SocietyBird's-eye view of Minsk Sukharevo District of Minsk is a residential neighborhood with a population of more than 315,000.
12:32 EconomyBelarusian oil refinery Naftan eager to commission delayed coking complex by late 2021 The complex comprises 19 plants and installations. As many as 12 of them have already been built while operation commencement acts have been signed for some of them.
11:51 SocietyBelarus reports 1,813 new COVID-19 cases, 2,087 recoveries in past 24 hours The nationwide COVID-19 tally has reached 234,111 cases. A total of 218,831 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
11:48 PartnersPainted sculptures on Chinese zodiac on display online A total of 300 pieces of painted sculptures themed on the 12 Chinese zodiac signs will be exhibited online from Jan 23.
11:45 PresidentLukashenko meets with Mogilev Oblast governor “When you were appointed to this position we agreed that the main task for the Mogilev Oblast governor is to advance the region to a certain level. As I said then, Mogilev Oblast should not lag behind,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
11:09 In PicturesIce disk on Lesnaya River in Kamenets A rare natural phenomenon – an ice disk – was spotted on the Lesnaya River in Kamenets, Brest Oblast.
10:45 PoliticsBelarus' MFA: We accomplished a lot in 2020 despite pandemic The minister stressed that last year was not easy for the Belarusian diplomacy, especially due to the epidemiological situation.