18:43 PresidentBelarusian state investment program for 2022 increased to Br1bn Additional Br357.1 million will be allocated for the implementation of the country's state investment program in 2022, which will finally total Br1.052 billion instead of the previously planned Br695 million.
18:24 EconomyBelarusian commodity exchange to help Russian farmers to enter Belarusian market “The import substitution platform features more than 500,000 product items, including import-substituting goods which are in demand in Belarus and Russia. Rostov companies have not yet fully used this tool, but we expect that the activity will gradually increase, including thanks to such information and practical events,” stressed Aleksandr Bashliy.
17:58 PoliticsExpert comments on Russia's military strategy in Ukraine "Russia is tiptoeing in Ukraine. It can easily destroy objects but it doesn't do it to avoid civilian casualties. We can smash military facilities into pieces with one strike bomb and kill all militants at that. But 300 to 400 civilians will die with them too," Konstantin Sivkov said.
17:24 PartnersTurkish scientists complete 2nd Arctic Ocean expedition Turkish scientists on Tuesday completed a 22-day expedition in the Arctic Ocean, breaking ground on new projects and collecting reams of data along the way.
16:11 EconomyMinister: Food security is important for Belarus this year as never before Food security is important for Belarus this time as never before, Belarusian Agriculture and Food Minister Igor Brylo told the media in Minsk on 26 July.
15:31 SocietyBelarus admits 169 Ukrainian nationals over past 24 hours Citizens of Ukraine continue to arrive in Belarus via the EU countries. Over the past 24 hours, Belarus admitted 169 Ukrainian nationals. 129 of them came through the Belarusian-Polish border. Another 34 arrived in Belarus from Lithuania and six from Latvia.
14:18 EconomyVice premier satisfied with crop condition in Belarus Vice Premier Leonid Zayats delivered a detailed report on the progress in harvesting at the conference hosted by Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko on 26 July.
14:15 PartnersS. Korea rout Taiwan 4-0 at East Asian women's football tournament South Korea routed Taiwan 4-0 at a regional women's football tournament in Japan on Tuesday, wrapping up the competition with a win, a loss and a draw.
14:12 PresidentBelarus has no plans to export grain The president gave instructions to work out the best harvesting ways to ensure the maximum yields and to prevent losses.
13:44 PresidentLukashenko urges to ensure sufficient stocks of agricultural products “Another important issue is to process and store agricultural products. I am talking about the so-called stabilization funds. We are having this conversation for the sake of gathering the harvest, storing the necessary amount of products and, as we say, putting these products into the stabilization funds for the winter. And not just for the winter. If there is a good harvest of crops, we should ensure stocks,” the president said.
13:36 PresidentLukashenko sets key task for agricultural industry “The prime minister, the agriculture minister and the governors bear a personal responsibility for that,” the Belarusian leader warned.
13:29 PresidentLukashenko wants quality over pace in harvesting "Indeed, pace is important, as this period is fast-paced, short-lived. But pace without quality is not something we need. Pace is important but secondary. We've never prioritized it. The main thing is quality," the Belarusian leader stressed.
13:04 PresidentLukashenko calls for iron discipline in agriculture Aleksandr Lukashenko also instructed to devote August-September to the rural areas, including if necessary to provide assistance with labor resources and involve urban residents.
12:51 PresidentLukashenko: Soil fertility is the number one priority for the country The president heard out the opinion of Director General of the National Research Center for Agriculture Fyodor Privalov on the current harvest campaign and the situation in the agricultural sector in general.
12:22 PresidentLukashenko wants high-quality, reasonably priced compound feed in Belarus The president also touched upon prices for these products: “The most important thing is to come to grips with prices. It should not be the case when agricultural enterprises sell grain to feed mills at one price, and then they receive compound feed ten times more expensive. This is wrong.”