09:14 PartnersSyrian, Belarusian talks on preparations for Syrian children camp in Belarus Syria's Ambassador in Minsk, Mohammad al-Omrani discussed on Wednesday Nadezhda Ginadavina, Director of the Belarusian Child Care Center the ongoing preparations for holding the camp of more than 80 Syrian children from the martyrs' sons and daughters and other children next August.
09:10 EconomyBelarus' furniture companies urged to occupy niche vacated by European retailers The departure of European retail chains should not be viewed as a loss, but rather as a vacated niche for Belarusian woodworking and furniture manufacturers, Deputy Prime Minister Yuri Nazarov told journalists during his visit to the Gomeldrev woodworking and furniture company.
20:00 SocietyBelarusian Belavia to fly to Russia's Kaliningrad more often in August Currently, Belavia flies to Kaliningrad and back on Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Sundays. From 9 August, the company will add flights on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
19:30 EconomyBelGee to keep focus on electric vehicles "Electric vehicles will always be in our focus. We will look for a niche to localize this production," Gennady Svidersky emphasized.
19:07 SocietyBelarus admits 205 Ukrainian nationals over past 24 hours Over 200 Ukrainian nationals arrived in Belarus over the past 24 hours, BelTA learned from the State Border Committee
18:27 EconomyBelarus increases funding of state investment program by over 50% Financing of the state investment program has been augmented by more than 50%, First Deputy Economy Minister Yuri Chebotar said commenting on Decree No. 257 signed by the head of state to clarify the 2022 state investment program, BelTA has learned.
18:20 SocietyBelarus upgrades T-72BM2 tank The T-72BM2 fully meets the necessary requirements and is already undergoing a series of tests, after which a decision will be made on mass production and acceptance into Belarusian army service.
18:09 SocietyLatvian teenager who interviewed Lukashenko in Vitebsk stays in Belarus Aleksandr Lukashenko gave a brief interview to journalists from the Riga Children's Academy of Radio and Television before the opening ceremony of Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk. After that, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and the State Security Service of Latvia started an inquiry into the trip of the young journalists to Belarus.
17:42 SocietyCuban COVID-19 vaccine registered in Belarus "The COVID-19 vaccine SOBERANA PLUS produced by the Finlay Institute of Vaccines has been registered in Belarus,” reads the press release on the website of the Center for Examinations and Tests in Health Service.
17:12 EconomyBelarusian farmers harvest over 883,000t of cereals Cereals and leguminous crops (excluding corn, buckwheat and millet) were harvested from 222,500 hectares, which is 10.39% of the designated area, the Belarusian Agriculture and Food Ministry told BelTA.
17:05 PartnersFrozen dew phenomenon at Mount Semeru draws tourists The natural phenomenon of frozen dew caused by a drop in temperature at Mount Semeru in Ranupani Village, Lumajang District, East Java, has piqued the interest of tourists.
17:02 PoliticsSCO FMs to review Belarus' application for full-scale membership The Foreign Ministers Council of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization will discuss Belarus' application for full-scale membership in the SCO at a meeting in Tashkent on 28-29 July, the Russian Foreign Ministry said on its website.
16:55 PartnersClassic Carmen taking the stage at Istanbul international opera festival The 13th International Istanbul Opera Festival on Wednesday will stage French composer Bizet's classic opera, Carmen.
16:47 EconomyRussia's Perm Territory plans to buy more MTZ and MAZ vehicles Russia's Perm Territory plans to increase purchases of MTZ and MAZ vehicles, Aleksei Chibisov, Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Industry and Trade of Russia's Perm Territory, told reporters before the fifth joint meeting of the working group on cooperation between Belarus and Perm Territory of Russia.
16:26 SocietyOver 72,000 foreigners vacation in Belarus' sanatoriums in H1 2022 “Today our sanatoriums are at capacity, which is more than 25,000 people daily, including over 5,500 foreigners. Over the past month, the number of foreigners remained stable. All in all, over 72,000 foreign nationals stayed in our sanatoriums in the first half of the year,” Gennady Bolbatovsky said.