14:47 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus will not cancel Victory Day celebrations The company's staff asked the head of state whether the topic of the Great Victory anniversary celebrations would lose itself in the current flow of negative news. “No, it won't,” the president assured them.
14:45 SocietyMinsk-Moscow flights to remain available The press service said an agreement had been reached to allow Belavia to continue offering flights to Moscow. The Aviation Department of the Belarusian Transport and Communications Ministry received the relevant notification from the Russian side.
14:22 EconomyBelarus government to consider hotel construction preferences for investors One of the points the plan stipulates is to consider the possibility of granting preferences to potential investors in the sphere of hospitality industry. The Economy Ministry, the oblast administrations, and the Minsk city administration will work out the relevant proposals for consideration of the Council of Ministers.
14:11 SocietyBelarusian specialists help build new metro line in Moscow The construction process was rather complicated and involved dozens of transitions across major motorways, railway lines, metro lines, multiple natural gas mains and water pipes. In addition to the line itself the construction workers had to build Russia's largest transfer hub.
14:00 Society10% off! Prestigious Park Chelyuskintsev complex offers unbelievable deal for House 2 Should an apartment overlooking a capital city's biggest park cost a lot? Of course, it should! But not in Minsk! The Park Chelyuskintsev complex located at the very border of an island of greenery is running a great promo – 10% off for apartments in House 2! You can take advantage of the deal till 15 April.
13:56 PresidentBelgips to rent board mill in Pukhovichi for Tetra Pak processing “Waste processing is our current prospect,” the president supported the initiative.
13:51 PresidentBelarus president warns private companies against laying off employees The president is convinced that the private sector has resources for it. “They should check their pockets, safe deposits in order to support their company and the people, who have been working for them and earning this money,” the head of state stressed.
13:30 EconomyBelarusian companies told to request permission to postpone foreign trade deadlines in advance Foreign governments have taken measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus infection: borders have been closed, quarantine measures inside the countries have been enforced. There is a possibility that non-resident contractors may fail to execute or may execute poorly terms of their import and export contracts with Belarusian companies.
13:21 SocietyOver 30 people recover from coronavirus in Belarus As of today, 32 patients have already been discharged or are about to be discharged from hospital. They tested positive for COVID-19, but after medical observation and treatment their new tests came back negative.
13:07 PresidentLukashenko responds to request to widen road to Belgips Plant The staff of the enterprise told the head of state about problems they face when commuting to work using the road running from the Minsk Ring Road to the village of Novy Dvor. That road is narrow and has high accident rate, it is necessary to increase its capacity.
13:05 SocietyItalian ambassador grateful to Belarus for solidarity with Italy Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Italy to Belarus Mario Giorgio Stefano Baldi has expressed gratitude to the Belarusian people for the action of solidarity with Italy amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Lukashenko receives gypsum bison as gift Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko visited Belgips Plant on 27 March. The staff of the enterprise gave the president a handmade bison statue as a present.
Lukashenko: Belarus is making no show of coronavirus fight The head of state underlined that each agency in the country, from healthcare service to law enforcement – is doing their work. They are tracking down suspected cases and are trying to get ahead of the epidemic. At the same, Aleksandr Lukashenko spoke against psychosis and panic around the virus.
Lukashenko: I don't want Minsk to become like Moscow The head of state was told that the enterprise had been previously located in Kozlova Street in Minsk but had to move to a new site in the agrotown of Gatovo in 2019. The company would like to build a few houses at the old site. Personnel of the company and other people will move into rental apartments there.
11:32 SocietyBelarus' National Library displays message of solidarity with Italy in COVID-19 fight The light panel of the National Library displayed the Italian flag and the phrase “Belarus stands with Italy”. The campaign was initiated by the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.