18:42 EconomyBelarus plans to export more to Russia, China Commodity flows will be re-channeled from Western countries and Ukraine into friendly nations, mostly Russia and China, First Deputy Economy Minister of Belarus Yuri Chebotar said at the meeting of the Vitebsk Oblast Executive Committee to discuss the region's industrial sector, BelTA has learned.
18:39 SocietyOpinion: Lithuania needs cheap electricity from Belarus Erika Svencioniene said: “We lack cheap electricity, which we could get from you. It is a reason for our visit here. It is said in our country that all the bridges have been burned. But we hope that relations between our countries will be mended. Cheap electricity is important for the economy and for every one of us.”
18:20 SocietyLithuanian blogger: Belarus is ready to answer all questions about its nuclear power plant “Belarusians are cordial, hospitable people. They showed us as much as they could at the nuclear power plant and answered all our questions. I would like to tell people objectively about the Belarusian nuclear power plant. The whole world knows that nuclear energy is a safe and clean source of energy,” Kazimieras Juraitis said.
18:12 EconomyBelarusian Vitebsk Oblast's food export up by 30% in Q1 2022 "The Russian Federation remains the main market for the regional food industry. In the first quarter, our food export rose by 30% year-on-year," Veronika Zaboluyeva said.
17:56 EconomyInflation in Belarus at 1.6% in April In April the base index of consumer prices, which rules out changes in prices for individual goods and services susceptible to administrative and seasonal factors, totaled 101.3% as against March 2022 and 110.7% as against December 2021.
17:30 SocietyMyasnikovich: Memory of the Great Victory shows unity in the Eurasian Economic Union According to Mikhail Myasnikovich, it has already become a good tradition in the EEC to lay wreaths at the graves of soldiers who gave their lives for our freedom.
16:48 SocietyBelarus' representative to FAO: Sanctions against Belarus affect EU food security The sanctions against Belarus have affected the food security of the European Union, Deputy Permanent Representative of Belarus to the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) Kirill Petrovsky said at the 33rd session of the FAO regional conference for Europe.
16:47 EconomyNo shortage of imported materials in Belarusian construction industry Stable supply of domestic raw materials is a result of the Belarusian government's work in the last few years. “All the investments poured by the state into the construction industry in the last few years come in handy now,” Roman Golovchenko noted.
16:37 PartnersGerman painter has created art inspired by Cappadocia's beauty for 32 years Amazed by the historical, cultural and natural beauty of Cappadocia, German painter Almut Wegner has created artwork in Cappadocia for 32 years.
16:14 SocietySchool students tour Palace of Independence in Minsk School students from Vitebsk Oblast - winners of national and international Olympiads in academic subjects, and also students of the Lyceum of the Ministry of Internal Affairs toured the Palace of Independence in Minsk on 11 May.
15:54 SportItalian Open: Azarenka advances to round three Belarus' world number 16 Victoria Azarenka defeated Colombia's world number 58 Osorio Serrano, 6-2, 6-4, in an hour and 27 minutes to move into the Italian Open third round.
15:48 EconomyTerms of pricing Russian natural gas deliveries to Belarus till year end defined Belarusian Energy Minister Viktor Karankevich and Russian Energy Minister Nikolai Shulginov met in Moscow on 11 May to discuss cooperation in gas industry. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Russia Vladimir Semashko took part in the talks.
15:37 SocietyAndreichenko: Belarusian people stand in solidarity with those who oppose fascism The speaker emphasized that the war on monuments, the revival of fascist ideology, the destruction of cultural heritage, total restrictions, prohibitions and sanctions are the tools that the Western world uses today to maintain its own dominance.
15:13 SportItalian Open: Sabalenka reaches second round Belarus' world number 8 Aryna Sabalenka needed 50 minutes to see off China's world number 42 Zhang Shuai, 6-2, 6-0, and reach the Italian Open second round.
14:29 EconomyConstruction companies cautioned against solving their problems at Belarusians' expense Roman Golovchenko said: “We are looking into the situation in the civil engineering industry, which is a key branch of the economy and determines the economic growth and the accomplishment of social tasks of the state to a large degree. This sphere is kind of an indicator of ongoing economic processes."