18:17 EconomyGomel Oblast, Cuba discuss cooperation prospects Cooperation prospects in healthcare and mechanical engineering between Gomel Oblast and Cuba have been discussed at the meeting of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Cuba to Belarus Santiago Perez Benitez with Gomel Oblast Deputy Governor Andrei Konyushko, BelTA informs.
17:52 In PicturesNew sports facilities in Osipovichi A number of new sports facilities have opened in Osipovichi. A new skate park was opened here in July. The celebrations of the city's 150th birthday will be marked with the opening of the renewed Lokomotiv Stadium.
17:24 PoliticsOpinion: Transition to USD alternative will destroy USA's economic system The transition to a USD alternative will mean the collapse of the economic system of the United States of America, Aleksei Avdonin, an analyst with the Belarusian Institute of Strategic Research (BISR), told the V Teme [On Point] online project on BelTA's YouTube channel.
16:46 EconomyEDB aims to build Eurasian commodity distribution network “We are now actively working with the governments of the EAEU countries on the concept of this unified commodity supply chain,” the chairman of the board added.
15:55 EconomyBelarus, Russia, Kazakhstan plan to increase rail container traffic to China - Belarus, Russia and Kazakhstan are set to increase the volume of rail container traffic to China. This matter was discussed during the web-based negotiations between the chiefs of the rail administrations of the three countries.
15:46 PartnersExperts: Pelosi's trip was detrimental to relations The visit of US House Speaker Nancy Pelosi to Taiwan has ratcheted up the tension between the United States and China, and its damage to bilateral relations will not be easily fixed, experts said as they weighed in on the trip's fallout.
15:29 EconomyBelarus threshes 612,000t of winter oilseed rape All in all, 2,466,400 tonnes of grain were threshed in Belarus, with the average yield at 37.4 centners per hectare.
14:45 PoliticsBelarus' consulate general opens in Mumbai First Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus Sergei Aleinik took part in the opening ceremony of the Consulate General of the Republic of Belarus in Mumbai on 4 August.
14:13 SocietyBelarus considers easing residence permit rules for Baltic states, Poland This will create more favorable conditions for the entry, long-term stay and integration of citizens of these countries in Belarus.
13:33 PresidentLukashenko: Discipline is at the heart of strong economy In order to achieve good economic performance, it is necessary to enforce discipline at enterprises, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a meeting in Postavy to discuss the work of agro-industrial associations of Vitebsk Oblast, BelTA has learned.
13:24 PresidentLack of discipline seen as main reason for weak agricultural performance The problem of weak farms is the lack of discipline, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he hosted a meeting on the operation of agro-industrial associations in Vitebsk Oblast.
13:18 SocietyBelTA's wartime letters exhibition opens in Osipovichi BelTA's wartime letters exhibition opens in Osipovichi to mark town's 150th anniversary
12:57 PresidentBelarusian agro-industrial associations viewed as right strategy “We need to keep consolidating farms, but this consolidation should not be artificial,” stressed Aleksandr Lukashenko.
12:36 PresidentLukashenko views global food insecurity as chance for Belarus' agriculture In order to make the most of this opportunity, it is necessary to focus on selling finished products with high added value, rather than raw materials, the head of state stressed.