10:12 PresidentBelarus expands export promotion instruments Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko signed Decree No. 16 to make adjustments to Decree No. 412 of 14 November 2019 “On Export Promotion” on 24 January 2023.
09:39 PresidentLukashenko signs decree on recruitment of conscripts and reservists Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko signed Decree No. 19 “On discharge from active duty, on conscription and recruitment to the reserve force” on 24 January 2023.
09:02 SportSabalenka soars into first Australian Open semifinal Belarus' world number 5 Aryna Sabalenka soared into the first Australian Open semifinal of her career with a 6-3, 6-2 win over world number 64 Donna Vekic of Croatia in the women's quarterfinal.
19:56 EconomyMicroelectronics industry development program ready in Belarus Vladimir Gusakov said: “We started by working out a concept for the development of the microelectronics industry in the country. We used the concept to develop a program. Even faster than Russia, which has yet to develop one. The program consists of two parts: a scientific one and a manufacturing one."
19:13 SocietyWork in progress on fully Belarusian satellite, launch scheduled for 2025 Vladimir Gusakov said: “We are working on a Belarusian-Russian spacecraft with the resolution of 0.35m. The Belarusian satellite currently in orbit has the resolution of 2m. But at the same time we are working on a new 100% Belarusian satellite. The Belarusian one may be made even sooner."
18:56 SocietyPhoto exhibition celebrating Ivan Misko opened at VDNkh in Moscow The exhibition marks the 90th anniversary of the sculptor, People's Artist of Belarus Ivan Misko and has been organized jointly with the Yuri Gagarin Museum-Reserve and the Minsk City History Museum.
18:33 PoliticsPriorities of Belarus' CSTO chairmanship discussed in Moscow Secretary General of the Collective Security Treaty Organization Imangali Tasmagambetov and Secretary of the Russian Security Council Nikolai Patrushev met in Moscow on 24 January.
18:16 EconomyTurkish investors show interest in doing business in Belarus Possible areas of cooperation and promising business projects were discussed during a video conference between Anatoly Buben, head of the FEZ Minsk administration, and Mikail Çalışkan, President of the Association of Independent Industrialists and Entrepreneurs MUSIAD Belarus.
17:54 SocietyCenter for Virology to open at Belarus' National Academy of Sciences “We have finished the establishment of the Center for Virology at the Academy of Sciences. We are going to open it together with the Healthcare Ministry in the near future. We are now installing the equipment. According to estimates, it will be one of the best virology centers in the world,” said Vladimir Gusakov.
17:36 SocietyIn Pictures: Rising water levels in Drut River in Mogilev District There is a concern over the rising water levels in the Drut River, the tributary of the Dnieper River, near the village of Gorodishche. It has risen to the dangerous 300cm
17:24 EconomyMinister: Closer cooperation between industries and science in Belarus amid sanctions Sanctions have spurred closer interaction between industries and science, Belarusian Forestry Minister Aleksandr Kulik said as he attended the science and technology exhibition Intellectual Belarus
16:56 EconomyRussia's Sibiar to increase purchase of Belarusian tinned iron "The quality of the Belarusian metal completely satisfied the Russian partners, and now we are working on the issue of increasing supplies. The Union State industrial cooperation is in action,” the diplomatic mission said.
16:14 SocietyBelarus to host CSTO PA Council meeting in May An on-site meeting of the CSTO PA Council will be held in Belarus on 18 May, Chairman of the Standing Commission on National Security of the House of Representatives Oleg Belokonev told reporters.
15:54 SocietyBelarus might start using own COVID-19 vaccine in mass vaccination in 2024 Belarus has plans to start using a domestic COVID-19 vaccine in mass vaccination programs in 2024, Healthcare Minister Dmitry Pinevich told reporters prior to his meeting with young healthcare professionals in Minsk, BelTA has learned.
15:35 SportAzarenka into Australian Open semifinal Belarus' world number 24 Victoria Azarenka solved world number 3 Jessica Pegula of the United States, 6-4, 6-1, to reach the 2023 Australian Open semifinal.