09:00 PresidentLukashenko congratulates Brest Hero Fortress staff on museum's 50th anniversary Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has congratulated the staff of the Brest Hero Fortress Memorial Complex on the 50th anniversary of the museum complex.
08:27 In PicturesLive and remember! Archive photos of Brest Hero Fortress The Brest Fortress defenders represented more than 30 ethnicities of the USSR. They performed one of the greatest feats of the Soviet people in the history of the Great Patriotic War.
19:59 PoliticsBelarus, Iran interested in advancing cooperation in sport, tourism Belarusian Sports and Tourism Minister Sergei Kovalchuk met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Iran to Belarus Saeed Yari on 23 September. The sides continued building interaction to advance cooperation in sport and tourism since the potential of the two countries in these areas is rather high.
19:29 PoliticsWIPO ready to expand cooperation with Belarus Yuri Ambrazevich outlined the practical significance of Belarus' cooperation with the World Intellectual Property Organization across the entire spectrum of matters concerning the protection of intellectual property.
19:12 PoliticsPlans to step up cooperation between Belarusian, Pakistani ministries of internal affairs Topical aspects of Belarus-Pakistan relations were discussed. Andrei Metelitsa informed Yousaf Naseem Khokhar about the liberalization of Belarusian visa regulations, including for Pakistani citizens.
18:48 EconomyBelarusbank once again offers loans to exporters Loans will be granted to small and medium businesses, which export their products and services beyond Belarus' borders. The interest rate on such loans stands at 11.25% per annum for now. July 2022 is the due date.
18:24 SocietyBelarus, Russia to draft cooperation roadmap in environmental protection Waste management was another focus of the discussion. “At present Belarus recycles about 30% of municipal waste. We have set an ambitious goal to recycle 60% of waste by 2025. The participants of today's meeting shared their best practices and studied waste-to-energy technologies,” Andrei Khudyk said.
18:08 EconomyOrenburg Oblast companies considering transit transactions via Belarus' commodity exchange During a visit to the central office of the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange (BUCE) a number of company heads from Orenburg Oblast, Russia, have showed interest in using BUCE to penetrate the markets of near and distant countries.
17:51 PoliticsMakei meets with Venezuelan foreign minister in New York The foreign ministers discussed topical issues and challenges of the international agenda and Belarus-Venezuela interaction in the international arena.
17:44 In PicturesHunting and Fishing Expo in Minsk The international exhibition-fair Hunting and Fishing. Autumn 2021 kicked off in Minsk on 23 September.
17:36 SocietyFirst Minsk electric vehicles rally to begin on 25 September Powertrain components for Belarusian electric vehicles will be showcased by Mogilevliftmash, Izmeritel, and the Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering. The Joint Institute of Mechanical Engineering is Belarus' leading R&D center in the area of electric transport.
17:06 SocietyBelarus, Russia to draft new agreement on sci-tech cooperation Belarus and Russia will draft a new intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in science and technology. This matter was discussed at the meeting of Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technology of Belarus Aleksandr Shumilin with Minister of Science and Higher Education of Russia Valery Falkov.
16:29 SocietyGosatomnadzor reaffirms dedication to constant improvement of Belarusian nuclear power plant safety Meetings of the Belarusian delegation with IAEA Director General Rafael Mariano Grossi, a number of officials of the IAEA's Safeguards Department and the Nuclear Safety and Security Department took place on 20 September and 21 September.
16:09 SportMeshkov Brest lose to Vardar in EHF Champions League In Group A the Brest team lost to Vardar Skopje 27-35. In the opener Meshkov Brest lost 30-33 to THW Kiel on the home ground.
15:56 PoliticsBelarus' position on unilateral measures voiced in New York Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei took part in a high-level meeting of the Group of Friends in Defense of the UN Charter to discuss ways to counteract unilateral coercive measures.