14:33 SocietyPushilin about possible cholera outbreak in Mariupol: ‘Rumors are spread by Ukraine' Rumors about a possible cholera outbreak are spread by Ukrainian media resources, head of the Donetsk People's Republic Denis Pushilin told the media in Donetsk.
14:07 EconomyGreat Stone resident companies actively involved in electric transport development in Belarus Last year the head of state signed a decree on the Great Stone. It gives an opportunity to attract subjects of innovative activity to the park with the provision the same preferences within two years that we give to the resident companies.
13:41 SocietyNumber of electric vehicles in Belarus past 10,000 Viktor Karankevich said: “The number of participants of the exhibition grows higher every year. It once again underlines interest in the development of electric transport. Comfortable conditions have been enabled and stimulating measures are in effect for the sake of development of electric transport in our country."
13:36 PoliticsCSTO calls for political settlement of all current contradictions The global security system as such is in crisis, but the CSTO is convinced of the need for a political settlement of all current contradictions, CSTO Secretary General Stanislav Zas told the media following the meeting of the CSTO Committee of Secretaries of Security Councils.
13:34 PresidentLukashenko: Nobody knows how the situation in Ukraine will end, it is just the beginning “Nobody knows how the situation will end there. Nobody knows how the situation will develop. What is happening in Ukraine is just the beginning. This is one of the elements of a major redivision of the world. They will break and crumble. Small countries will find themselves on the receiving end,” the head of state said.
13:30 In PicturesElectric Transport Day in Minsk Over 20 companies are taking part in events of the Electric Transport Day in Minsk on 17 June. This year's exhibition has been arranged near the National Library.
13:26 SocietyPushilin on pardoning foreign mercenaries: ‘I see no prerequisites for this' There are no prerequisites for pardoning the foreign mercenaries sentenced to death in Donbass, head of the Donetsk People's Republic Denis Pushilin told the media in Donetsk.
13:24 EconomyInvestment projects to energize Belarusian regions sought Aleksandr Chervyakov said: “The government's requirements for the investment projects we intend to realize in every district are not going to be reduced in current conditions. Those should be business ideas, which will have a substantial effect on the development of territories."
13:02 PresidentLukashenko wants Belarus' cooperation with India to be as good as with China The president mentioned his recent meeting with the ambassador of India, during which he was assured of India's readiness to continue buying Belarusian goods. The difficulties however are connected with the United States that is beginning to strangle those who cooperate with Belarus.
13:02 PresidentLukashenko explains rising prices by external factors The rise in prices is mostly due to external factors, and no one is allowed to cash in on it, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he talked to the staff of the Belshina company in Bobruisk, BelTA has learned.
13:01 SocietyScheduled preventive repair of Belarusian nuclear power plant's first unit to end in July Viktor Karankevich said: “The first unit is now going through a scheduled preventive repair. Nuclear power plants undergo such repairs every year. It is a common practice. The repair is supposed to end in July and the unit will be once again reconnected to the power grid and will reach the rated output.”
12:42 PoliticsMFA: Belarus has always strictly complied with treaties on disarmament, non-proliferation, arms control Belarus has always strictly complied with the international treaties and agreements on disarmament, non-proliferation and arms control, a Belarusian delegation said at the OSCE Forum for Security Co-operation in Vienna on 16 June.
12:28 EconomyBelarusian nuclear power plant's first unit's economic effect estimated at Br1bn Viktor Karankevich said: “Since the first unit of the Belarusian nuclear power plant was connected to the national power grid on 3 November 2020, it has generated 9.3 billion kWh of electricity, which allowed substituting 2.4 billion m3 of natural gas. The economic effect is close to Br1 billion.”
12:23 PresidentLukashenko: Import substitution is number one task now “The situation in the world is not easy. I don't want to scare anyone. Of course, the number one task for us now is to promote import substitution. We are having a hard time as we were affected by the pressure put on Russia,” the head of state said.
11:59 SocietyCSTO discusses efforts to counteract security threats The CSTO Committee of Secretaries of Security Councils discussed efforts to neutralize security challenges and threats in the CSTO member states at the meeting in Yerevan.