12:11 PresidentLukashenko comments on cases of food sabotage "The main requirements for the harvest campaign are quality and pace. Discipline and responsibility should be top-notch. Yet, the State Control Committee and the Prosecutor General's Office have reported that not everything is smooth," Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
12:09 PresidentLukashenko names factors determining Belarus' food security The head of state outlined a number of issues that should get utmost attention from officials in charge, local authorities and company directors. These issues are personnel, order and discipline, and provision of timely assistance to agricultural workers.
11:38 PresidentLukashenko highlights importance of meeting grain procurement targets The grain procurement targets must be met, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a conference to discuss the progress in the harvest campaign.
11:30 PresidentAbout 10m tonnes of grain expected to be harvested in Belarus in 2022 According to the head of state, the country is looking to a good harvest this year: “According to experts, the gross grain harvest is expected at about 10 million tonnes. This includes rapeseed, corn, and colza”.
11:08 PresidentLukashenko: ‘Those unable to feed themselves should prepare for cold, hungry winter' The mindless sanctions on fertilizers and energy and the severance of transport links have put many countries on the verge of survival. Winter is coming. Those who will not be able to feed themselves are in for a cold and hungry winter, Aleksandr Lukashenko stressed.
10:56 PresidentLukashenko: Global food markets are grappling with uncertainty "Many say that we are on the brink of a famine. We cannot disregard such a threat and we need to stay alert. We need to brace up. In other words, the situation is very serious,” Aleksandr Lukashenko noted.
10:53 PresidentLukashenko: Harvest campaign is of strategic importance for Belarus A harvest campaign is of strategic importance for Belarus. We must provide the population with food and increase our stabilization fund. We have everything to achieve these goals, Aleksandr Lukashenko stressed.
10:40 EconomyFlax harvested on over 37% of land in Belarus Flax has been harvested on 16,600 hectares or 37.4% of land under flax, the Agriculture and Food Ministry told BelTA.
10:31 PoliticsNur-Sultan to host CIS summits in-person Nur-Sultan is set to host the meetings of the CIS Ministerial Council and the CIS Council of Heads of State on 13 and 14 October.
10:14 PresidentLukashenko approves amendments to Culture Code The law redistributes powers between the Culture Ministry and local authorities on the use of tangible historical and cultural assets of regional significance. The document also simplifies the procedure for repairing such properties.
09:30 PresidentLukashenko sends Independence Day greetings to Maldives Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has sent greetings to Maldives President Ibrahim Mohamed Solih as the country celebrates Independence Day, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
09:22 PartnersMajestic red highlights gongbi artist's show in Beijing The color red has a rich cultural association in China. It has a special place daily celebrations, festive celebrations and occasions of significance as it symbolizes happiness, auspiciousness and grandeur.
09:02 PresidentLukashenko sends National Rebellion Day greetings to Cuba On behalf of the Belarusian people and himself, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has sent greetings to Cuba President Miguel Mario Diaz-Canel Bermudez as the country celebrates National Rebellion Day, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
09:00 EconomyGomselmash to ship combine harvesters to Russia's Irkutsk Oblast The company clarified that the first Gomselmash GS5A combine harvester will be sent to the Russian region in the near future. There is also an agreement to ship the grain harvester Gomselmash GS3219 during the off-season.