14:02 SocietyMinister: Updated rules for admission to universities will be published in 2022 Updated rules for admission to universities and institutions of tertiary education will be published before the end of 2022, Belarusian Education Minister Andrei Ivanets told the media.
13:33 EconomyBelarus PM visits Victoria company in Luninets Roman Golovchenko instructed Chairman of Luninets District Executive Committee Aleksandr Savina to include the proposal from the company in the list of district innovative projects for 2023-2025.
13:19 SocietyAnother drone forced to land at Belarusian-Ukrainian border According to the source, on 1 December Belarusian border service personnel and army personnel detected a quadcopter flying over the border checkpoint Mokrany (Domanovo on the Ukrainian side) some 1,200 meters from the state border at an altitude of about 300 meters.
13:06 EconomyIndian company makes first transaction at Belarusian commodity exchange The transaction to buy 23 tonnes of Belarusian acetone cyanohydrin was made by Tosco Pharmachem, an Indian pharmaceutical company recently accredited with BUCE. It produces a wide range of chemical compounds and reagents for the pharmaceutical industry.
12:38 PartnersPakistan's Fatimatuz Zehra wins bronze medal in International Taekwondo Russian Open Championship Pakistan's talented female athlete Fatimatuz Zehra won the bronze medal in International Taekwondo Russian Open Championship in Russia.
12:25 In PicturesWinter fun in Vitebsk Sledding down a snowy hill is one of the most popular winter activities for adults and children.
12:15 PresidentLukashenko, Putin discuss international agenda, science over phone The heads of state discussed the agenda of the forthcoming summit of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) in Kyrgyzstan. They discussed the international agenda, the current situation, and coordination of joint actions.
11:51 PartnersTonnes of millennia-old coins found in east China An ancient coin hoard containing 1.5 tonnes of coins dating back to the Tang (618-907) and Song (960-1279) dynasties has been discovered in east China's Jiangsu Province.
11:26 PresidentLukashenko: University admission should not be a lottery University admission should not be a lottery or a lucky strike for individual applicants, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at the meeting to discuss improvements to the university admission process.
11:22 PresidentLukashenko urges to stop endless reforms in education Endless reforms of the education sector need to stop, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a meeting to discuss improvements to the university admission process.
11:18 PartnersTürkiye announces inclusion of 2 more cultural elements on UNESCO list Türkiye on Thursday announced the inclusion of two multinational values -- tea culture as a symbol of identity, hospitality and social interaction and the tradition of telling jokes by Seljuk satirist Nasreddin Hodja -- on UNESCO's List of Intangible Cultural Heritage.
11:09 PoliticsMitskevich: Bill to amend law on Council of Ministers almost ready "Work is underway on the entire package of documents that need to be prepared and, accordingly, adopted following the referendum to amend the Constitution. In terms of some issues we are on the home stretch and the bills are ready for adoption by the House of Representatives," Valery Mitskevich said.
10:58 PresidentLukashenko to discuss university admission rules “As usual, a wide range of experts will be involved in the discussion so that the entire spectrum of opinions will be heard. Thus, we are expecting a serious discussion that will deal not only with the admission process, but the entire education system,” the Telegram channel added.
10:29 EconomyBobruiskagromash to ship batch of farming vehicles to Madagascar in 2023 Riana Solofo Lala, head of Bemaco, the dealer center of Bobruiskagromash in the Republic of Madagascar, paid a working visit to the Belarusian enterprise. The partner got familiar with the production process, visited a display of a wide range of agricultural machinery and equipment produced by enterprises of the holding company.
10:00 SocietyIn Pictures: Festive lights in Grodno The city of Grodno will turn all festive light on 9 December.