11:01 PartnersIran's Semnan possible tourist hub of Int'l Tourism Alliance of Silk Road Cities The city of Semnan, in north central Iran, became a founding member to the International Tourism Alliance of Silk Road Cities as the alliance was formed on September 1, 2023.
10:46 EconomyBelarus' gold, forex reserves up to almost $8bn in August 2023 The country's gold and foreign currency reserves went up by $17.7 million (or 0.2%) in August 2023 after rising $182 million (2.3%) in July 2023.
10:27 EconomyMinister: Belarus, Uzbekistan lay impressive groundwork for further cooperation Our mining equipment is already operating at Uzbekistan's deposits. We see that a notable potential is concentrated in the production and supply of tractors. We are ready to consider the production of Belarusian tractors in Uzbekistan with localization of component parts,” Aleksandr Chervyakov said.
10:07 SportBelarus' Sabalenka reaches US Open semifinal Belarus' world number two Aryna Sabalenka defeated world number 23 Zheng Qinwen of China, 6-0, 6-4, to reach the US Open semifinal.
09:40 In PicturesCorn silage harvest in progress in Grodno Oblast Ostrovets District has cleared 19% of areas, with the yields averaging 224 centers of corn silage per hectare. The highest yields are in Shchuchin District – 418 centners per hectare.
09:25 EconomyBelarus, Uzbekistan sign Br93.5m worth of contracts at first women's business forum “Some 14 memorandums and agreements on cooperation were signed at the plenary session. They included an agreement on the establishment of joint leather and footwear production. A total of 15 contracts worth Br93.5 million, or 350 billion Uzbek sums were concluded,” the Council of the Republic said.
09:23 PartnersDubai Open for Tennis Academies Tournament to attract 400 international players Dubai Sports Council (DSC) has announced that the Dubai Open for Tennis Academies Tournament, to be held from 28th October, 2023 to 14th January, 2024, is set to feature 400 talented tennis players from around the world.
09:00 PresidentLukashenko sends Independence Day greetings to Brazil Aleksandr Lukashenko wished Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva excellent health, inexhaustible vitality and even more ambitious plans, and wished unity and a bright future to the people of Brazil.
19:57 SocietyBelarus' Olga Mastitskaya joins Moon flight imitation experiment The main crew and the backup crew include eight people. In addition to six Russians (Aleksandr Borisov, Yuri Chebotarev, Kseniya Orlova, Kseniya Shishenina, Anzhelika Parfenova, and Artyom Voronkov) the list includes Belarusian Olga Mastitskaya and Egyptian Mohammed Essam Sayed Abdelaal.
19:39 SocietyLaw enforcement agencies of Belarus, Vietnam discuss cooperation prospects The sides discussed prospects of cooperation in maintaining public security, material and technical support for various units, and fight against terrorism. The guests from Vietnam spoke highly of the work of branches of the Belarusian Internal Affairs Ministry.
19:17 PoliticsDecent people expected to represent worker collectives in Belarusian People's Congress Igor Sergeyenko reminded that elections will proceed in a slightly different format next year. “The first single voting day will take place: elections to municipal councils of deputies, the parliament and it will be necessary to choose delegates of the Belarusian People's Congress for the first time."
18:22 SocietyOpinion: Uzbekistan-Belarus partnership is taking on a new lease of life “Over the past six years, the partnership relations between Uzbekistan and Belarus have gained a new lease of life. Open, trustworthy dialogue and agreements reached between our heads of state serve as a solid foundation,” Ravshanbek Alimov said.
18:03 PoliticsEquatorial Guinea president arrives in Belarus on official visit Negotiations with Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko will be the central part of the visit. An official meeting of the heads of state as well as private negotiations and negotiations with expanded delegations will take place in the Palace of Independence.
17:56 EconomyBelarusian MAZ signs $1m supply contract with Uzbekistan The document was signed as part of the section “Expanding Industrial Cooperation between Belarus and Uzbekistan”. The section was moderated by Yelena Khateyeva, Deputy Director General - Financial Director, Chairwoman of the primary organization of the Belarusian Union of Women at MAZ.
17:39 EconomyBelarusian MTZ to sell about 500 tractors worth over $8m to Uzbekistan Minsk Tractor Works (MTZ trademark) is a major manufacturer of agricultural machines. Customers are offered over 100 tractor models in more than 200 modifications for all climatic and operational conditions. New models boast great capabilities with regard to the aggregation of agricultural machines of various manufacturers.