12:35 PartnersChina's Zhang Zhizhen makes history to power into 3rd round at French Open Another milestone for Chinese tennis was reached by Zhang Zhizhen on Thursday after the 26-year-old claimed a straight-set victory 7-6(3), 6-3, 6-4 over Argentina's Thiago Agustin Tirante to advance into the men's singles round of 32 at the French Open.
12:08 EconomyMinsk Oblast's export to China exceeds $500m since 1 January Since the beginning of the year, the export of products made in Minsk Oblast to China has exceeded $500 million, Minsk Oblast Deputy Governor Denis Kurlenko told reporters commenting on the outcomes of the recent visit of the Minsk Oblast delegation to China, BelTA has learned.
11:29 PartnersHamsho gains award for best female equestrian of German Championship (Baden) Equestrian Aya Hamsho gained the best female equestrian award of the German ” Baden” show jumping championship, which concluded its competitions yesterday with the participation of more than 12 countries, after competitions that lasted for 3 days.
10:48 PartnersBishkek Ranking Series 2023 wrestling; Iranian athletes win 3 gold on first day Iranian Greco-Roman wrestlers have won three gold medals at the Bishkek Ranking Series 2023 tournament that kicked off in Kyrgyzstan on Thursday.
10:31 SocietyBelarus takes in over 24,000 Ukrainian citizens since 1 January 2023 Since 24 February 2022, Belarus has admitted 99,316 citizens of Ukraine. 15,890 people arrived in Belarus directly from the territory of Ukraine. 64,352 citizens of Ukraine came to Belarus via Poland, 15,333 via Lithuania and 3,741 via Latvia.
10:13 EconomyCalendar of domestic expos and congresses discussed in Belarus The Ministry of Antimonopoly Regulation and Trade hosted a meeting of the interdepartmental council on exhibitions, fairs and congresses. The meeting was chaired by Minister of Antimonopoly Regulation and Trade Aleksei Bogdanov, BelTA learned from the ministry's press service.
10:00 SocietyCIS disarmament commission convenes in Minsk The meeting was attended by representatives of Belarus, Armenia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan and the CIS Executive Committee.
09:50 PartnersPart of Greek god Pan statue unearthed in Istanbul Turkish archaeologists in Istanbul unearthed a fragment of the statue of Pan, which is known in ancient Greek mythology as the shepherd and the god of herds, authorities said.
09:33 EconomyBelarus ready to sign cooperation roadmap with Russia's Yaroslavl Oblast According to the industry minister, the dynamics of bilateral trade are positive by and large, however there is still a lot of untapped potential in trade and economic cooperation. “Technological independence should become the basis of our interaction, it will help us move forward and develop our competencies,” he stressed.
09:07 PartnersSixth Vice President's Jiu-Jitsu Cup to commence next Saturday at Shabab Al Ahli Club in Dubai The sixth edition of the Vice President's Jiu-Jitsu Cup is set to kick off next Saturday at the Shabab Al Ahli Club in Dubai, promising a weekend filled with high-intensity matches between athletes representing various clubs and academies from across the UAE.
09:04 EconomyBellesbumprom's export to Russia's Nizhny Novgorod Oblast up by nearly 40% Belarus supplies a lot of paper and cardboard and products from them, as well as tall oil and wood-based panels to this Russian region. The export grew rapidly last year as well. In 2022, enterprises of the Bellesbumprom concern ramped up their export almost 2.2 times over 2021.
09:03 PresidentLukashenko sends Republic Day greetings to Italian people “Regardless of external circumstances, the peoples of Belarus and Italy strive for mutual understanding, respect and help. We value our friendship and try to maintain it, because, as the well-known Italian proverb says, whoever finds a friend finds a treasure,” the message of congratulations reads.
19:56 SocietyMinsk to host international conference on biotechnologies on 6-9 June For the sake of exchanging opinions, information about the latest accomplishments and achievements in the area of biotechnologies, the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus will host the 13th international scientific conference on fundamental and applied aspects of microbial biotechnologies on 6-9 June.
19:10 EconomyKey avenues of cooperation between Belarus, Russia's Lipetsk Oblast identified Roman Golovchenko said: “Lipetsk Oblast is one of our most important trade and economic partners in the Russian Federation. We have good trade turnover. It was close to $334 million in 2022. But it is already history while we have to think about the future now.”
18:43 SocietyBelarus, Russia discuss cooperation in arms control Belarus and Russia discussed a strategy for bilateral cooperation in the field of regional security and arms control.