18:17 EconomyBelarus' mining industry expands by 1.6% in February In February 2023 Belarus' industrial output amounted to Br28.3 billion, or 98.2% year-on-year in comparable prices.
18:05 SocietyRussian publishers plan over 60 events at Minsk book fair Russia will be the guest of honor of the 30th edition of Minsk International Book Fair, which will open on 22 March. The Russian program will celebrate the richest Russian cultural and literary heritage.
17:49 EconomyRosatom, Republican Union of Builders of Belarus sign cooperation agreement The sides expressed confidence that joint work would contribute to the development and better effectiveness of civil engineering projects.
17:21 SocietySt. Petersburg to host CIS IPA spring session on 13-14 April The session will feature meetings of the CIS IPA standing commissions on social policy and human rights, political matters and international cooperation, defense and security matters.
16:24 EconomyRussian MP: Union State common energy market model can be useful for EAEU Cooperation in the field of peaceful atom is the most important element of integration, Pavel Zavalny said. The construction of the nuclear power plant is a strategic decision, a step towards a long-term partnership.
16:00 PoliticsOpinion: Belarus will disregard EP resolution We will never pay serious attention to these pieces of paper, Deputy Chairman of the Standing Commission on International Affairs of the House of Representatives, Chairman of the Liberal Democratic Party of Belarus Oleg Gaidukevich told journalists.
15:37 EconomyBelarusian companies sign RUB15bn worth of contracts at St. Petersburg forum During the second edition of the Belarusian Food Forum in St. Petersburg, Belarusian enterprises signed contracts worth more than RUB15 billion, Belarus' Deputy Prime Minister Leonid Zayats said.
15:07 SocietyGovernor opens Intellectual Belarus expo in Grodno A lot of popular developments in the world have Belarusian roots, Grodno Oblast Governor Vladimir Karanik said as he attended the Intellectual Belarus expo in Grodno
14:33 EconomyBelarus takes part in Agriteq 2023 in Qatar Belarusian food producers are taking part in the international food exhibition Agriteq 2023 in Doha on 15-19 March, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
14:09 EconomyBelarus promised ability to sell nuclear power plant electricity in Russia as from 2024 Pavel Zavalny said: “A genuine wholesale electricity market has been created in Russia. Within the framework of integration of our markets the ability to sell electricity of the Belarusian nuclear power plant on the Russian market will become available early next year.”
13:54 EconomyBelarus, Russia halfway through Union State programs in energy Belarus and Russia a halfway through the Union State programs in energy, Belarusian Energy Minister Viktor Karankevich said during a meeting with a delegation of the State Duma of Russia headed by Chairman of the Energy Committee Pavel Zavalny.
13:34 Economy2023 seen as pivotal year for Belarus-Russia projects to create common energy markets Viktor Karankevich said: “The year 2023 will be a pivotal year for implementing large-scale projects for creating common energy markets. We will have to find solutions to a number of issues and finish the main work on a package of intergovernmental agreements in gas industry. We count on your support."
13:04 EconomyBelarus, Russia to take cooperation in nuclear energy to new heights A delegation of the lower chamber of the Russian parliament has arrived in Minsk. There are plans to discuss matters of bilateral cooperation in energy industry, including construction and operation of the Belarusian nuclear power plant.
13:04 PresidentLukashenko hears out report on Belarus-Africa cooperation “Generals and top officials do not change after retirement. You will stay in charge of cooperation with Africa as president's special envoy,” the head of state said addressing Viktor Sheiman.
13:03 EconomyBelarus-Russia cooperation in energy seen as helpful in countering sanctions "Your visit will focus on the important issues of cooperation in the energy sector between our countries. The Belarusian-Russian cooperation is of a comprehensive strategic nature and covers key areas that ensure the energy security of our states," Viktor Karankevich said.