12:10 PresidentLukashenko demands measures in response to Lithuania's seizure of Belarusian stake in Klaipeda port We must take measures in response to Lithuania's seizure of our stake in the Klaipeda port, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a meeting convened on 11 August to discuss the steps to set up port facilities for Belarusian export.
11:11 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus should make maximum use of Russian ports Belarus should use every available meter of Russian ports for shipment of its goods, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a meeting on 11 August to discuss the creation of port facilities to export Belarusian products.
11:11 PartnersEarly state tales revealed from 5,000-year-old site Around 240 kilometers from the Jiaojia excavation site in Jinan, capital of Shandong province, archaeologists have unearthed yet another 5,000-year-old portal to the past at Chengang village in Tengzhou city, in the southern part of the province.
11:00 PresidentLukashenko hosts meeting to discuss creation of Belarus' port facilities in Russia “In line with a preliminary agreement, today we will discuss transshipment of Belarusian export commodities, first of all, large volumes of potash fertilizers. At the moment, the port infrastructure and accessibility are the weak links in the supply chain,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
10:49 EconomyBelarusian economy ministry: GDP trend is likely to change in August “Such pace of economic development has been expected. It is related primarily to the restructuring of export supplies and shifting of harvesting terms by 8-9 days," Belarusian Deputy Economy Minister Dmitry Yaroshevich said.
10:45 PartnersS. Korea stuns handball world with women's youth title The undersized underdog South Korea has shocked the handball world, capturing the women's youth championship to cap off an undefeated run to the top.
10:27 SocietyForeign teams arrive in Belarus for Army Games 2022 Polar Star contest Military from Belarus, Venezuela, Iran, Sudan, Russia and Uzbekistan have already received equipment and weapons necessary for the participation in the contest.
10:01 PartnersAncient Kahta Castle in southeastern Türkiye opens its doors to visitors after 17 years The ancient Kahta Castle in Türkiye's southeastern Adiyaman province dating back to the Commagene period has opened its doors to visitors after 17 years.
09:58 EconomyBUCE electronic import substitution platform features 50,000 commodity items “In May, the BUCE launched an electronic platform for import substitution. In light of the sanctions pressure on businesses, logistical links have been destroyed. The exchange has developed a product that will help enterprises, first of all Belarusian producers, to enter new markets and find new consumers, and will simplify the procurement procedure to the maximum extent possible for suppliers,” said Dmitry Prokopchuk.
09:01 SportSabalenka reaches Canadian Open Round of 16 Belarus' world number 6 Aryna Sabalenka reached the Canadian Open Round of 16 defeating Spain's world number 41 Sara Sorribes Tormo, 6-4, 6-3 in an hour and 50 minutes.
20:00 SocietyBelarus' Defense Ministry accredits first military attache from Cuba The meeting also included the accreditation of Colonel Monica Milian Gomez, military, naval and air attache to the Embassy of Cuba in Russia with concurrent accreditation to Belarus.
19:51 SportBelarus secure first medals at Russian Open Shooting Cup The tournament is taking place at Lisya Nora (Fox Lodge), a shooting range in Dmitrovsky District, Moscow Oblast. Taking part in the event are 300 athletes including 19 representatives of Belarus. The tournament will be over on 18 August.
19:41 EconomyNew Great Stone resident to produce innovative chemical products “The company plans to implement an investment project in fine chemistry. A research laboratory will be organized before the start of production,” the press service said.
19:33 EconomyOpinion: Government support for businesses aims to preserve and increase jobs The Belarusian Fund for Financial Support to Entrepreneurship also helps small businesses to be involved in operational chains with large enterprises and find new customers, increase production volumes, while not being dependent on suppliers from outside.
19:18 EconomyBelarus' PM comments on possibility to lower interest rates on loans “Interest rates on loans are already heading down, although maybe not as fast as we would like. According to the latest data, the average rates on new consumer loans were about 14%. It is clear that there are higher rates, but a lot depends on the reliability of the borrower,” he said.