18:00 SocietyBill on environmental protection passes first reading in Belarus The bill on amending the law of the Republic of Belarus “On environmental protection” passed the first reading at the meeting of the ninth session of the House of Representatives of the seventh convocation on 25 January, BelTA has learned.
17:20 In PicturesMacao ushers in Chinese Lunar New Year Macao celebrated the Chinese Lunar New Year with a fabulous show of firecrackers, dragon dances and dazzling floats
16:55 PoliticsBelarus-Russia Union State PA to apply for partner status at CSTO PA “The participants of the meeting will discuss a draft agreement between the CSTO Parliamentary Assembly and the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State on granting the latter a partner status at the CSTO Parliamentary Assembly,” the press service said.
16:30 EconomyBelarusian Belkommunmash reports strong growth in order inflow Our third quarter is booked up full, and the fourth is coming together strong, General Director of OAO Management Company of the Holding Company Belkommunmash Taras Murog told the media.
15:57 PresidentFamily capital, free IVF, maternity support. How does Lukashenko deal with demographic problems? In the new episode of BelTA's YouTube project After the Fact: Lukashenko's Decisions we will talk about how the state invests in families, why Belarusian women are having children later in life and how our country remains in the top of the most comfortable countries for mothers.
15:38 PoliticsCSTO works on draft plan for priorities of Belarus' presidency The CSTO is working on a draft plan to implement the priorities of Belarus' presidency in the organization, CSTO spokesman Vladimir Zainetdinov told BelTA following the meeting of CSTO Secretary General Imangali Tasmagambetov with the permanent and authorized representatives of the CSTO member states to the Collective Security Treaty Organization in Moscow on 25 January.
15:10 SocietyCombat readiness of Belarusian immediate response forces checked As part of the efforts to fulfill the Belarus president's instructions one stage of the comprehensive inspection of the combat readiness and of the state of weapons and military hardware of the Belarusian army took place on 25 January.
15:09 SocietyBill on amending Belarus' Electoral Code passes second reading The bill “On amendments to the Electoral Code of the Republic of Belarus” passed the second reading at the meeting of the ninth session of the House of Representatives of the seventh convocation on 25 January, BelTA has learned.
14:59 SocietyBelarus terminates agreement on cooperation in culture, education, science, mass media with France The MPs passed a bill "On the termination of the agreement between the government of the Republic of Belarus and the government of the French Republic on cooperation in culture, education, science and technology, and mass media".
14:39 EconomyBelarus ratifies agreement with Tajikistan on mutual trade promotion The bill was submitted to the House of Representatives by the Council of Ministers on 13 January. The document is designed to ratify the agreement between the Government of the Republic of Belarus and the Government of the Republic of Tajikistan on the mutual trade promotion system, signed in Dushanbe on 11 October 2022.
14:01 EconomyBelarus PM urges to set deadline for domestic e-vehicle project It is necessary to determine a possible deadline for the development of a domestic electric passenger vehicle, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said at a meeting to review the comprehensive program for the development of electric transport up to 2025 at BKM Holding on 25 January.
13:42 PoliticsRussian Parliament ratifies visa mutual recognition agreement with Belarus On 17 January, the agreement was ratified by the State Duma of Russia. Thus, the Russian parliament has completed the ratification of the document. Now it will be submitted to the president of the Russian Federation for signature.
13:20 SocietyOpinion: History of Belarusian statehood is truly unique The history of Belarusian statehood is truly unique and can serve as an example for many peoples, Chairwoman of the Council of the Republic Natalya Kochanova said.
12:38 SocietyKochanova: We have made serious progress in communicating truth about Belarus' history Belarusians have made serious progress in communicating the truth about the country's history, Chairwoman of the Council of the Republic Natalya Kochanova said at the seminar “The Republic of Belarus: From the origins to the present (historical path of state building)”, BelTA has learned.
12:23 SocietyBelarus suspends agreement on cooperation in education with Poland The MPs passed a bill "On suspension of the agreement between the Belarusian and Polish governments on cooperation in education" at the ninth session of the House of Representatives of the seventh convocation