19:23 PresidentLukashenko signs law to introduce harsher punishments for crimes against state The law expands criminal liability for high treason committed by an official onto all the individuals that do government jobs. High treason committed by a civil servant or a military serviceman can now be punished by death as an exceptional measure.
18:58 EconomyBelarusian truck maker BelAZ to install 45 units of cutting-edge equipment in 2023 BelAZ is investing heavily in modernization, retooling, and reconstruction of manufacturing lines and the machine-tools stock. In early 2023 the company commissioned a new automated line for galvanic zinc coating.
18:37 SocietyBelarus, Egypt intend to cooperate in water purification, prevention of desertification Scientists of Belarus and Egypt intend to cooperate in the field of water purification and prevention of desertification, BelTA learned from the press service of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (NASB).
18:21 SocietyUnion State MPs to discuss creation of Belarus-Russia unified transport system The operation of the Union State transport market will be discussed at a meeting of the Energy and Transport Commission of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Belarus-Russia Union State in Bryansk on 14 March, BelTA learned from the press service of the Parliamentary Assembly.
18:13 EconomyBelarus' Development Bank continues to support SMEs in regions The Bank's policy is built around the priorities of the medium-term social and economic policy and the tasks of the social and economic development of the country for 2023.
18:06 SocietyMemory Train project described as good tradition for Belarus, Russia The Memory Train project has become a good tradition for Belarus and Russia, Chairperson of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus Natalya Kochanova told reporters following a meeting of the organizing committee of the 10th Forum of Regions of Belarus and Russia.
17:40 PoliticsBelarus, Russia discuss cooperation in diplomatic training Belarusian Ambassador to Russia Dmitry Krutoi met in Moscow with the member of the board of the Russian Foreign Ministry, Rector of the Diplomatic Academy Alexander Yakovenko.
17:28 PresidentBelsky appointed Belarus' National Coordinator for achievement of SDGs Deputy Chairman of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus Valery Belsky has been appointed National Coordinator for the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals.
17:18 EconomyEAEU mulls over transport hub in United Arab Emirates The Eurasian Economic Union plans to set up a transport hub in the United Arab Emirates, the press service of the Eurasian Economic Commission told BelTA following the visit of the Director of the EEC Trade Policy Department Vladimir Serpikov to the UAE.
17:06 SocietyPreparations for Belarus-Russia Memory Train project discussed in Minsk The organizing committee of the 10th Forum of Regions of Belarus and Russia convened at the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus. The committee discussed, among other things, preparations for the Belarus-Russia patriotic, cultural and educational project Memory Train, BelTA has learned.
16:48 SocietyBelarusian doctors treat almost 3,000 patients in Syria A special medical unit from Belarus continues working in Syria's Aleppo. Since the deployment Belarusian doctors have provided qualified medical care to almost 3,000 patients.
16:18 EconomyEAEU, UAE hold first round of FTA negotiations The first round of negotiations on a free trade agreement between the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) took place in Dubai on 6-8 March.
15:14 SocietyBelarusian consuls visit China's Jingjiang to explore cooperation prospects The Belarusian diplomats met with Secretary of CPC Jingjiang Municipal Committee Zhang Changping, the city's mayor and deputy mayor, representatives of the Jingjiang Economic and Technological Development Zone, as well as senior executives of the city's trade and investment promotion authorities.
14:09 EconomyBelarus, RSA discuss ways to step up trade, economic contacts The parties explored the possibilities of enhancing trade and economic cooperation and discussed what the National Center for Marketing can do to intensify the bilateral business agenda.
13:38 PoliticsBelarus' FM: SCO is one of the pillars of a multipolar world According to Sergei Aleinik, Belarus has always been active in the SCO in all dimensions of the organization's work: policy and diplomacy, trade and economy, culture and humanitarian affairs. After all, the SCO accounts for 70% of our country's trade.