18:15 EconomyBelarus' export 4.3% down to $33.5bn in January-September Belarus' merchandise trade shrank by 5.1% to $52.748 billion. Merchandise export went down by 2.6% to $26.795 billion, with merchandise import down by 7.6% to $25.952 billion.
18:05 EconomyBelarus' experience of using exchange trade instruments to regulate prices presented in Moscow Belarus' experience of using the mechanism of exchange trading to level out negative processes in the economy and ensure its sustainable development was presented at an international conference at Skolkovo Innovation Center in Moscow on 9-10 November.
17:52 PoliticsBelarusian FM visits India Mutual interest in cooperation in a wide range of areas was confirmed at a meeting with Indian Minister of External Affairs Subrahmanyam Jaishankar.
17:37 SocietyBelarus shows interest in expanding cooperation with CIS states Chairperson of the Standing Commission on Economy, Budget and Finance of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus Tatiana Runets took part in the meeting of the Standing Commission on Economy and Finance of the CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly, held at the Tauride Palace in St. Petersburg.
17:27 SocietyAmbassador: Belarus and China strengthen cooperation in science and technology Cooperation between Belarus and China in science and technology is steadily strengthening, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China to Belarus Xie Xiaoyong said at the opening of the 9th Belarus-China Youth Innovation Forum “New Horizons 2022”.
17:13 SocietyPlans for Belarus-Russia scientific cluster at BelNPP announced There are plans to set up the Belarusian-Russian scientific cluster on the basis of the Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant (BelNPP), Grigory Rapota, a member of the Committee on Foreign Affairs of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation, told the media.
16:42 SocietyCSTO reviews military and political situation in region Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Belarus - First Deputy Defense Minister Viktor Gulevich took part in a meeting of the CSTO Military Committee held via a video link on 10 November.
16:23 SocietyOpinion: Belarus, Russia should synchronize development of energy systems Belarus and Russia should synchronize the development of their energy systems, Director General of the the Belarusian fuel and gasification industrial group Beltopgaz Aleksei Kushnarenko told media.
16:04 SocietyBelarus Justice Ministry registers Emil Czeczko International Charitable Foundation This foundation is to carry on charitable activities, support social, cultural, educational, charitable and other socially important initiatives and programs.
15:51 EconomyGDP energy intensity in Belarus drops by 5.4% since start of 2022 “The task for the current five-year period is to reduce the GDP energy intensity by at least 7%. During the 2022 reporting period, the energy intensity of the gross domestic product shrank by 5.4% year-on-year,” said Vitaly Kretsky.
15:26 SportBelarus' NOC reviews performance of eight sports federations Special attention was paid to the activities of the flying disc and bandy federations. The decision on the extension and recognition of these organizations was submitted by the commission to the meeting of the Executive Board of the NOC of Belarus.
14:32 SocietyIsrael invited to join memorial project in Bronnaya Gora forest in Belarus "Several architectural projects of the future memorial are ready. We want it to be a worthy monument. More than 50,000 people were buried there. Jews, Belarusians, Russians...All were civilians. The project is approximate estimated at about Br12 million. We will be happy if you decide to provide financial support for this project," the governor said
13:58 SocietyJoint sitting of two chambers of Belarus' parliament scheduled for 23 November “A joint sitting of the two chambers of the Belarusian parliament is to be held on 23 November. The government will answer questions from deputies of the House of Representatives and members of the Council of the Republic,” Vladimir Andreichenko said.
13:56 EconomyBelarus-Russia joint electricity market to start working on 1 January 2024 One authorized Belarusian commercial entity and a similar Russian one will be able to sell and buy electricity during the first stage. The Belarusian-Russian electricity market has to be synchronized with the operation of the Eurasian Economic Union electricity market starting 2025.
13:41 EconomyBelarus-Russia joint electricity market operation rules getting ready for signing A draft interstate agreement on setting up the joint market of electricity has gone through virtually all the intrastate procedures. It will be forwarded for consideration of the governments soon.