14:29 EconomyEurasian Economic Union to factor in Western sanctions as it shapes its economic policy In its trade and economic policy the Eurasian Economic Union will factor in the sanctions that Western countries apply against the EAEU member states, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Mikhail Myasnikovich told the media after a ceremony to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown solder in Moscow on 12 May.
14:02 EconomyEAEU states cope well with economic after-effects of pandemic Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission Mikhail Myasnikovich also hailed the economic growth in the agricultural sector of the EAEU countries.
13:41 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 update: 896 new cases, 1,196 recoveries The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 371,405 cases. A total of 362,112 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
13:35 SportBelarus clinch four medals at 2021 Baku Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup The next World Cup is due to take place in Pesaro, Italy in late May.
13:14 EconomyEurasian Economic Commission to hold onsite meeting in Brest in June The Eurasian Economic Commission intends to hold an onsite board meeting and to meet with the business community in Brest in June, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Mikhail Myasnikovich told the media.
13:03 EconomyGeorgian feed additives manufacturer eyes Belarusian commodity exchange Executive Director of the Georgian company Nationaux 1792 LLC Stefan von Wolf du Ross visited the central office of the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange (BUCE) to explore opportunities to use BUCE's digital platforms to sell agricultural products.
12:43 EconomyMinsk to host EAEU summit, economic forum in autumn A meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council and the EAEU Economic Forum are scheduled to take place in Minsk in the autumn, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Mikhail Myasnikovich told the media.
12:28 SportBelarus win 11 medals at 2021 European Throwing Cup in Croatia Shot-putter Aliona Dubitskaya placed second with her season-best result of 18.79m. Two bronze medals were collected by javelin throwers Pavel Mialeshka (82.55m) and Tatsiana Khaladovich (62.88m).
11:55 SocietyTwo nurses from Belarus awarded Florence Nightingale Medal Twenty-five outstanding nurses from 18 countries have been awarded the Florence Nightingale Medal, which recognizes exceptional courage and devotion to victims of armed conflict or natural disaster. It also recognizes exemplary service or a pioneering spirit in the areas of public health or nursing education.
11:31 PoliticsBelarusian MPs invited to visit Serbia Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Valery Brylev met with President of Serbia's National Assembly Ivica Dacic on 11 May, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
11:15 PresidentLukashenko receives Victory Day greetings from foreign leaders On 9 May Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko received numerous Victory Day greetings and warm wishes from foreign leaders, heads of integration associations, renowned figures from all walks of life.
10:45 PresidentLukashenko, Putin have telephone conversation, agree to meet soon Aleksandr Lukashenko and Vladimir Putin discussed the schedule of joint events which will take place in Belarus and Russia in the near future.
10:34 SocietySmart country forum in Minsk to draw over 200 young researchers "The purpose of the event is to develop proposals to build smart Belarus," the press service said.
09:51 SportSabalenka moves to 4th in WTA Aryna Sabalenka has moved from the 7th to her career-high 4th spot in the recently published WTA rankings.
09:33 PresidentLukashenko expresses condolences over tragedy in Kazan “It is with great pain and sorrow that Belarus has learned the news about a deadly accident in a school in Kazan. The merciless and meaningless shooting of innocent people in the peaceful time is appalling,” the message of condolences reads.