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
14:53 PresidentPeaceful atom, Belarusian adventure of Ukrainian James Bond. Details of non-trivial President's Week Prospects of Belarus' membership in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization and details of a four-hour Council of Ministers session hosted by Aleksandr Lukashenko are also in the new episode of BelTA's YouTube project President's Week.
14:29 PresidentLukashenko, Raisi visit exhibition of Iran's medical, innovative products The exhibition showcased healthcare products and new solutions by Iran's leading manufacturers and research centers. The heads of state jointly examined the exposition.
14:02 SocietyRussia's Voronezh Oblast seeks more construction projects with Belarus Voronezh Oblast remains interested in running joint construction projects with Belarus, Deputy Chairman of the Voronezh Oblast Government Konstantin Kuznetsov told reporters after he met with Chair of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus Natalya Kochanova on 13 March, BelTA has learned.
14:00 SocietyEaster in Minsk World contest! Hurry up to take part and win cash prize! Easter in Minsk World is a contest with no restrictions. It is held for kids and teenagers from any corner of Belarus who want to show their ingenuity and talent.
13:29 PoliticsBelarus ready for comprehensive cooperation with Russia's Voronezh Oblast “We know you as good and reliable friends of our country. This is not the first year that we have been cooperating with Voronezh Oblast. Thanks to our presidents setting the tone for our relationship, almost all regions of the Russian Federation are now cooperating with the regions of Belarus,” Natalya Kochanova said.