13:56 PresidentLukashenko comments on ICAO report into Ryanair incident “The best way for them to move forward is to soft-pedal the topic,” said Aleksandr Lukashenko.
13:53 EconomyPetrishenko: Belarus interested in free movement of goods in Eurasian Economic Union Belarus is interested in the free movement of goods in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), Belarusian Deputy Prime Minister, member of the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission from Belarus Igor Petrishenko told the media
12:53 PresidentLukashenko calls for protecting Belarus' border with Ukraine It hurts us to watch what is happening in Ukraine. Its current political leadership, being under external control, sometimes behaves unpredictably and irrationally. Therefore, we need to get ready for this unpredictability and irrationality and, God forbid, military actions,” the Belarusian leader stressed.
12:33 SocietyRussia sends two S-400 Triumf battalions to Belarus for military exercise “The air defense units will undertake a combined march by rail and on their own to training grounds in the Republic of Belarus,” the Russian ministry said. “Upon arrival at the training grounds, the teams will assume their positions, equip and camouflage them and practice air defense as part of the Unified Regional Air Defense System of Belarus and Russia.”
12:24 EconomyDeputy PM: Belarus, Azerbaijan should keep pace in trade, economic cooperation Belarus and Azerbaijan need to maintain momentum in trade and economic cooperation, Belarusian Deputy Prime Minister Igor Petrishenko said as he met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Azerbaijan to the Republic of Belarus Ulvi Bakhshaliyev.
12:07 EconomyBUCE expands network of brokers in Russia To increase exchange commodity trade and the number of trading participants from Russia, the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange has accredited the third broker in this country.
12:00 In PicturesKryzhachok dance company The Belarusian honored amateur dance company Kryzhachok of the Belarusian State University was set up in 1945.
11:57 PartnersXi, Belarusian president hail 30 years of diplomatic ties President Xi Jinping and Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko have spoken positively of the progress of China-Belarus relations over the past years and pledged to carry forward bilateral cooperation and friendship to further benefit both countries and their peoples.
11:19 In PicturesPlum trees in full bloom in China Plum trees in China have entered the blossom season despite frosts.
11:05 EconomyBangladesh shows interest in Belarus' High-Tech Park medical startups The foreign delegation got most interested in technological startups in telemedicine and medical solutions based on artificial intelligence from Belarusian developers.
10:39 EconomyIntra-EAEU sales, union's foreign trade grow at fast rate “The intra-EAEU trade is recovering fast. In January-November 2021, the union's internal trade amounted to $65.5 billion, up 32.4% compared to the same period last year and up 17.8% from the pre-pandemic period of January-November 2019,” the EEC press service.
10:20 PartnersWomen's curling team hoping to add to fond Olympic memories in Beijing The South Korean women's curling team will go on a quest for its second straight Olympic medal at the same Beijing venue where the country's Summer Games history was written nearly 14 years ago.
09:52 PoliticsUN impressed by fast deployment of CSTO peacekeepers in Kazakhstan Miroslav Jenca positively assessed the efficient contacts between the CSTO Secretariat and the UN and emphasized that the UN secretary general received timely information from CSTO about the deployment of the peacekeeping contingent.
09:33 PartnersChina makes world's most space launches in 2021 China became the country that has carried out the most space launch missions in the world over the past year.
09:26 PresidentLukashenko to discuss military security of Belarus The head of state is expected to visit military facilities in Luninets District to hear a report on the organization and implementation of air defense tasks. The Belarusian leader will also chair a meeting to discuss the strengthening of Belarus' military security.