19:44 PresidentBelarus' main monetary management guidelines for 2023 approved Monetary management will be directed towards slowing down inflation to 7-8% per annum and maintaining financial stability. Control over money supply growth will remain in place. The average broad money supply is expected to expand by 12-16% year-on-year, with the ruble money base expected to grow by 10-12%.
19:24 PresidentBelarus' social, economic development targets for 2023 approved In particular, the growth rate of the gross domestic product is expected to reach 103.8% as against 2022. The growth rate of the real disposable income of the population is expected at 104.1%, fixed-capital investments – 122.3%, export of merchandise and services – 105.5%.
18:59 EconomyBelarus, Russia discuss organization of business events Director of the National Centre for Marketing and Price Study Nikolai Borisevich met with Viktor Doronkevich, head of the Russian Export Center office in Belarus. The parties agreed to intensify cooperation in information exchange, and to organize business events and business missions.
18:32 SocietyOver 345,000 foreigners use visa waiver to visit Belarus Since the launch of the visa-waiver program for neighboring EU countries, Belarus has hosted 345,458 arrivals: 24,606 non-citizens and 80,103 citizens of Latvia, 223,848 Lithuanian citizens and 16,901 Polish citizens.
18:01 EconomyBelarusian PM comments on talks with governor of Russia's Primorye Territory Belarusian builders are welcome in Primorye Territory of Russia, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko told journalists after a meeting with the Governor of Russia's Primorye Territory Oleg Kozhemyako.
17:29 SocietyMinsk, Vladivostok mull over direct flight connection “We talked about the possibility of launching a direct flight from Vladivostok to Minsk and from Minsk to Vladivostok. It would be interesting for many people. There is a lot to see here - Minsk, Brest Fortress, Belovezhskaya Pushcha, Grodno,” the head of the region said.
17:03 EconomyBelarus, Uzbekistan intend to step up trade, investment Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Uzbekistan Leonid Marinich met with Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Uzbekistan Bakhromjon Aloev.
15:57 SocietyDeputy minister: Belarus' expertise in countering cybercrime is recognized internationally Belarus' expertise in countering cybercrime is recognized internationally, Belarusian Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs Gennady Kazakevich said at an event to mark the 20th anniversary of the units to combat cybercrime.
15:21 SocietyBelarus hosting Kazakhstan Culture Days A master class by the State String Quartet named after Gaziza Zhubanova was held at the Belarusian State Academy of Music on 28 November. The string quartet will give a concert at the Belarusian State Philharmonic Society the same day.
14:30 EconomyFurther growth expected in Belarus-Primorye Territory trade According to Oleg Kozhemyako, a governmental delegation of Primorye visit Belarus once a year to see how the cooperation is developing in various areas.
13:28 EconomyBelarus posts its first EAEU import customs duties surplus in six years Import customs duties are a fairly significant source of revenue for the Belarusian budget, the deputy chairman noted. "In 2021, their share was 6%. The trend towards a surplus in the distribution of duties that emerged in 2021 continued in 2022," he said.
13:00 SportBelarus win 20 medals at Viktor Liventsev Memorial Tournament Taking part in the tournament were the best athletes from Belarus, Russia, Uzbekistan, Armenia, Afghanistan and Congo. The Belarusian team won 20 (six gold, five silver and nine bronze) medals.
13:00 PartnersPakistan team start practice for Test series against England Pakistan cricket team started their practice session at the Islamabad Club Cricket Ground on Friday to prepare themselves for the three-match Test series against England.
12:06 PartnersKorean ancient book, women's poetry listed on regional list of UNESCO Memory of the World A South Korean ancient history book, traditional women's poetry and records of a massive oil spill have been added to the regional list of the UNESCO Memory of the World program.
11:56 EconomyGovernor: Belarus-Primorye Territory trade has grown manifold The trade between Belarus and Primorye Territory has grown 3.5 times over three years, Governor of Primorye Territory Oleg Kozhemyako said as he met with Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko, BelTA has learned.