17:28 PoliticsMitskevich: Belarus in favor of peaceful initiatives aimed at sustainable development of mankind Belarus is in favor of good, peaceful initiatives aimed at sustainable development and well-being of mankind, Deputy Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Valery Mitskevich said at the plenary session of the 43rd General Assembly of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly (AIPA).
17:18 In PicturesWorkshop on ballet partnering in Bolshoi Theater in Minsk In the run-up to the33rd International Festival of Contemporary Choreography in Vitebsk (IFMC), the Bolshoi Theater hosted a workshop "Bolshoi - IFMC. Ballet Partnering"on 21 November.
17:00 PoliticsCIS observers: Kazakhstan presidential election was free and fair The mission started to monitor the electoral campaign on 27 October. The mission had 174 accredited observers, including chairs and members of the central election commissions of the CIS countries, deputies of national parliaments, and representatives of the diplomatic corps.
16:38 EconomyBelarus, Russia sign spent nuclear fuel management agreement The Energy Ministry press service explained the agreement stipulates how spent nuclear fuel will be transported to Russia where it will be temporarily stored and consequently processed as well as how the resulting radioactive waste will be transported back to Belarus.
16:37 PoliticsBelarus' diplomat: Split in U.S. society and elites is nothing new The split in the American society and elites is not something new, Permanent Representative of Belarus to the UN Valentin Rybakov said on the air of the Belarus 1 TV channel on 20 November, BelTA has learned.
16:22 EconomyBelarus, Rosatom discuss Belarusian NPP project, cooperation prospects At a working meeting with Director General of the Russian state nuclear industry corporation Rosatom Alexey Likhachev we discussed the construction of the Belarusian NPP and prospects for cooperation, Belarusian Energy Minister Viktor Karankevich told reporters in Sochi.
16:04 EconomyProgress of Belarusian nuclear power plant's second unit's construction reviewed Viktor Karankevich said: “The first unit of the Belarusian nuclear power plant has been commissioned, the second one will be commissioned. Startup and commissioning work is in progress. The construction and installation readiness rate is over 96%."
15:59 SocietyMinsk is gearing up for holiday season Minsk is mounting the New Year Tree in Nezavisimosty Square
15:50 PoliticsOpinion: ASEAN community raises the level of regional ties to new heights “Today, after a forced break, we have an opportunity to return to the face-to-face discussion of the most urgent and acute problems that have accumulated in recent times. This year marks the 45th anniversary of the ASEAN Inter-Parliamentary Assembly,” said Valery Mitskevich.
15:44 SportSwimmer Alina Zmushka sets new national record Belarusian swimmer Alina Zmushka set a new national record clocking 29.62 seconds in the women's 50m breaststroke semifinal at the second leg of the Friendship Games in Kazan, Russia.
15:41 EconomyBelarus, Russia working out price terms for next year's natural gas deliveries Viktor Karankevich said: “Work to determine price conditions for gas deliveries in 2023 is in progress as well as the preparation of principles of the market's operation in the future. Conditions will be enabled for setting up the joint gas market of the Union State of Belarus and Russia.” The work is stipulated by Union State programs.
15:32 PoliticsSanctions strategists slammed as ‘criminals, serial killers' Sanctions are economic terrorism, an attempt to strangle countries and nations under various pretexts, Permanent Representative of Belarus to the UN Valentin Rybakov said.
15:03 EconomyMP: Belarus has redirected export flows from unfriendly countries to other markets Belarus has succeeded in redirecting export flows from unfriendly countries to other markets, member of the Standing Commission on Economic Policy of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Anatoly Nasenya told BelTA.
14:32 SportBelarus win 11 medals at Oleg Karavayev Memorial Tournament in Minsk Competing at the competitions which took place for the 29th time, were athletes from Belarus, Russia and other CIS countries. Belarusian wrestlers bagged one gold, one silver and nine bronze medals.
13:57 EconomyOpinion: Nuclear energy can satisfy growing demand for electricity Viktor Karankevich said: “The decision to build a nuclear power plant in Belarus was made in 2008. It is a serious step towards stronger energy security. Today we have a modern nuclear power plant, which already works for the benefit of the country's economy."