09:57 EconomyBelarus, Thailand discuss cooperation in trade, economy The parties discussed interaction on international platforms, the use of cooperation tools to flash out the bilateral legal framework, as well as plans to promote trade and economic cooperation.
09:35 EconomyDirect flights between Minsk, Tehran to resume on 26 March “Direct air travel between Minsk and Tehran will be resumed on 26 March. The Iranian airline Mahan Air will operate the Tehran-Minsk flights,” Aleksei Avramenko said.
09:21 EconomyBelarus to join International North–South Transport Corridor project Belarus will join Iran and Russia to develop the International North–South Transport Corridor (INSTC), Belarus' Transport and Communications Minister Aleksei Avramenko told journalists commenting on the outcomes of the talks between the presidents of Belarus and Iran in Tehran on 13 March, BelTA has learned.
09:02 PoliticsMP explains why Belarusian People's Congress bill is so novel Chairman of the Standing Commission on State Construction, Local Self-Government and Rules of Procedure of the House of Representatives Valentin Semenyako gave his take on the importance of the bill on the Belarusian People's Congress as he talked to BelTA.
19:55 SocietyBelarusian scientists considering building nuclear research reactor It was noted that such reactors are in use in 50 countries. They open new horizons in nuclear research starting with healthcare and ending with nanotechnologies.
19:19 SportMotto, mascot for 2nd CIS Games in Belarus approved At today's meeting the organizing committee considered the proposed sketches of the mascot, logo and slogan for the 2nd CIS Games 2023. “The National Olympic Committee was in charge of the design.
18:30 PresidentLukashenko meets with Iran's supreme leader in Tehran On 13 March Aleksandr Lukashenko held intense and fruitful talks with the leadership of Iran. Tehran called the visit of the Belarusian leader a turning point, a fresh start for bilateral relations.
18:11 PresidentLukashenko lauds Iranian president's contribution to bilateral cooperation Time and circumstances forced Belarus and Iran to intensify cooperation, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Chairman of the Islamic Consultative Assembly Mohammad Bagher Ghalibaf in Tehran on 13 March.
17:50 SocietyKuzmin: BelNPP meets all modern standards The Belarusian nuclear power plant is safe and meets all modern standards, Andrei Kuzmin, Director General of the Joint Institute for Power and Nuclear Research Sosny of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, said on the air of the STV TV channel.
17:23 EconomyBelarus, Iran to recognize each other's Halal certification The State Committee for Standardization of Belarus and the Iran National Standards Organization have signed a memorandum of understanding as part of the official visit of Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko to Iran.
17:04 SocietyExpert: Belarus is looking into economic viability for second NPP Talking about the selection of the site for a new nuclear power plant, the director general said that this process is lengthy and complicated. “The process is regulated at the legislative level, there are relevant requirements for its implementation,” he added.
16:44 SocietyBelarus hosts almost 79,000 visa-waiver travelers since 1 January Since 1 January 2023, Belarus has hosted 55,444 citizens of Lithuania, 12,894 citizens and 3,524 non-citizens of Latvia, and 7,160 Polish citizens as part of its visa-waiver program.
16:16 EconomyBelarus' NPP construction practices incorporated into international recommendations Belarus' nuclear power plant construction practices are recommended for use to other nuclear newcomer countries, Belarusian Energy Minister Viktor Karankevich said on the air of the Belarus 1 TV channel on 12 March.
15:38 EconomyEnergy minister comments on joint gas and electricity markets of Union State of Belarus, Russia "Now the task is to implement the third set of measures. This is about the development of principles for the unified gas market of the Union State. This will represent the legal framework and will give a further impetus to the work on the unified electricity market of the Union State," Viktor Karankevich explained