19:09 PoliticsCIS plenipotentiaries to review performance of CIS Interstate Council on Industrial Safety The CIS permanent representatives are set to review the performance of the CIS Interstate Council on Industrial Safety in 2017-2021, sum up the results of the meeting of the CIS Heads of Government Council, and also outline the tasks regarding the implementation of the documents and agreements.
18:22 SocietyBelarus, Cuba sign agreement on recognition of academic credentials Belarusian Education Minister Andrei Ivanets and Cuban Vice Minister of Higher Education Miriam Alpizar Santana signed an intergovernmental agreement on mutual recognition of academic credentials.
17:51 SportSharangovich helps New Jersey extend winning streak in NHL On Thursday night, the Devils defeated the Toronto Maple Leafs 2-3 in overtime. It was Yegor Sharangovich who played the hero scoring the overtime winner for the Devils 11th straight win. Yegor Sharangovich spent 15 minutes on ice and produced four shots on goal.
17:18 SocietyBelarus' effort to honor memory of war heroes appreciated Belarus, like no other country, honors the memory of war heroes, much, Deputy Chairman of the Federal Union of Friendship Societies of Germany Heinz Wehmeier, a participant of the 11th meeting of representatives of the twin cities of Belarus and Germany on 18-20 November.
16:38 SocietyEnvironmental cooperation between Belarus, UN, UNDP discussed in Minsk Belarusian Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Minister Andrei Khudyk met with United Nations Resident Coordinator in Belarus Joanna Kazana-Wisniowiecki and UNDP Resident Representative in Belarus Alexandra Solovieva.
16:09 EconomyOpinion: Belarus' measures to counter sanctions bring positive results According to the deputy minister, the government has taken timely measures to counteract the sanctions and they are already giving positive results. The economy is doing well and has been showing gradual recovery since August.
15:45 SportDecision to suspend Belarus' membership in IPC seen as illegitimate The IPC now includes 184 organizations - national and regional committees, as well as federations for various sports. This week, during the IPC Extraordinary General Assembly in Berlin, 54 members voted for the exclusion of Belarusians, while 45 voted against and 18 abstained.
15:20 PoliticsMFA: Sanctions against Belarus affect all areas of activity, entire population The Belarusian side expects the UN country agencies to take a principled position on the issue of illegitimate economic sanctions against Belarus as they were imposed in violation of international law and without the authorization of the UN Security Council.
14:57 EconomyBelarusian commodity exchange, ECCAC outline avenues of cooperation Belarusian-Chinese exchange trade in timber and agricultural products and also cooperation in import substitution have been identified as priority areas of cooperation between the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange (BUCE) and the Economic & Commercial Counselors Alliance in China (ECCAC).
14:26 In PicturesFirst snow of the season in Belarus The air temperature is forecast to continue to drop in Belarus in the coming days.
14:25 PresidentLukashenko gives like to Brest Oblast The head of state made a few comments after presenting orders and medals and praising this year's achievements of agricultural workers during the official ceremony. In particular, he mentioned several lingering drawbacks.
14:21 EconomyHarvest almost complete in Belarus Grain and leguminous crops (including maize) were harvested from 2.38 million hectares, which is 99.4% of the plan. Agricultural companies and farmers have threshed 9.406 million tonnes of grain.
14:11 PresidentLukashenko wants local producers to replace McDonald's in Belarus McDonald's, which is leaving Belarus, should be replaced by Belarusian enterprises and manufacturers, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
13:56 PresidentSanctions period seen as time of colossal opportunities for Belarusian agribusiness Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “I promise you: we will not have another time exactly like this. Appreciate every kopeck and invest it where necessary. In order to get even bigger returns from agricultural industry.”
13:49 PresidentLukashenko awards best Belarusian agricultural workers Almost 600 specialists were invited to attend the event. These were not only heads of agricultural enterprises but also many agricultural workers, including tractor drivers, cattle breeders, milking machine operators and representatives of many other professions.