12:41 SocietyParliament speakers of Belarus, Russia discuss preparations for CSTO PA Council events in Minsk Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko held a telephone conversation with Chairman of the Russian State Duma, Chairman of the CSTO PA Vyacheslav Volodin.
12:37 SocietyBelarus' Academy of Sciences to present about 80 R&D products at MILEX 2023 MILEX 2023 visitors will be able to get familiar with an equipment simulator designed for training drone operators. The simulator is used for advanced training of drone operators and for testing the quality of training without standard drone systems.
12:06 PoliticsBelarusian FM meets with speaker of Russian State Duma A series of bilateral talks in Moscow began with a meeting between Minister Sergei Aleinik and Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly Vyacheslav Volodin, the press service of the ministry said.
11:55 PresidentLukashenko discusses trade with Russia's Vladimir Oblast governor Trade and economic cooperation between Belarus and Russia's Vladimir Oblast is on the rise, and the growth pace must be maintained at all costs, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Vladimir Oblast Governor Alexander Avdeyev, BelTA has learned.
11:54 EconomyBuckwheat planting in Belarus 42.2% complete As of 16 May, spring crops were planted on the area of 1,9855,300 hectares, which is 85.7% of the plan. Planting was done on 91.3% of the designated area in Brest Oblast, 85.4% of the area in Vitebsk Oblast, 74.2% of the area in Gomel Oblast, and 95.2% in Grodno Oblast, 87.8% in Minsk Oblast, and 81.6% in Mogilev Oblast.
11:31 SocietyZakharova: Scholz crossed the line by publicly shouting Nazi salute German Chancellor Olaf Scholz crossed the line by publicly shouting the Nazi salute, spokeswoman for the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova said on her Telegram channel.
11:10 PartnersZheng Qinwen beats compatriot Wang Xiyu to reach quarterfinals In the all-Chinese fourth round derby at the Italian Open, No. 22 seed Zheng Qinwen defeated Wang Xiyu 6-4, 3-6, 6-1 to advance to the quarterfinal.
10:28 EconomyExport by Belarusian Kommunarka confectionery up by over 20% in Q1 2023 Export by the Belarusian Kommunarka confectionery factory rose by more more than 20% in the first quarter of this year, director of Kommunarka, a member of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly Sergei Anyukhovsky told BelTA.
10:15 EconomyBelarus, Russia's Vladimir Oblast to step up cooperation in agriculture Belarus and Russia's Vladimir Oblast are well poised to build up trade and economic cooperation, Belarus' Economy Minister Aleksandr Chervyakov said as he met with the Belarus-Vladimir Oblast cooperation working group, BelTA learned from the press service of the Economy Ministry.
10:05 PartnersHoam Museum presents abstract master Kim Whanki's retrospective Hoam Museum of Art, a private gallery run by Samsung Foundation of Culture, said Monday it will hold a retrospective of Korean abstract master Kim Whanki (1913-74) to commemorate its reopening after a year of renovation.
09:23 PartnersPakistan to field 10 cyclists in Asian Road Cycling Championship A 10-member Pakistan cycling team will feature in the Asian Road Cycling Championship, set to be held in Thailand, next month, Pakistan Cycling Federation (PCF) said.
09:20 PoliticsOpinion: CSTO effectively protects its members from external threats The Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO) effectively protects its members from external threats, national security expert Aleksandr Tishchenko told BelTA.
09:01 PoliticsBelsky to take part in special meeting of Azerbaijan's Milli Majlis Deputy Chairman of the Council of the Republic of Belarus Valery Belsky will take part in the events of the special meeting of the Milli Majlis (Parliament) of Azerbaijan dedicated to the 100th anniversary of the national leader Heydar Aliyev in Baku.
09:00 PresidentLukashenko sends anniversary greetings to Academy of Ministry of Internal Affairs Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has congratulated the team of the Academy of the Ministry of Internal Affairs on its 65th anniversary, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
19:57 EconomyBelarusian construction workers to build school in Russian Suzdal During the meeting the sides agreed that the Belarusian contractor RUP Belstroitsentr will help build a school in Suzdal. The school is supposed to be commissioned by 1 September 2024. By the way, next year the city will celebrate the 1,000th anniversary since its foundation.