17:10 PresidentLukashenko okays production of Belarusian movie about teachers Aleksandr Lukashenko remarked: “So make this film then. The movie [On the Other Bank] was made ahead of People's Unity Day. I've watched it, too. Well, it is not ideal. Above the average. But it is a movie. It already tells us something.”
17:09 PresidentLukashenko urges practical approach to school meals – We need a practical approach to the organization of school meals, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at the government conference held on 21 September to discuss ways to improve the education system
16:49 PresidentLukashenko: We need well-trained pedagogues and quality textbooks Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “If quality ‘products' graduate from a university, then we will have nothing to discuss. But today we talk about textbooks, methodological practices, lesson plans… Because we don't train teachers properly. The level of training [of pedagogues] varies. But we have to train them.”
16:49 EconomySustainable development of UAE, Belarus seen as most important goal of cooperation Through mutually beneficial cooperation, the UAE and Belarus can achieve common goals, the most important of which is the sustainable development of the two countries and humanity as a whole, UAE Ambassador Ibrahim Salim Mohamed Almusharrekh said at the Gomel Economic Forum
16:34 SocietyCuban academician praises Belarus' approach to scientific research “The IAAS is an excellent platform for stepping up cooperation with all the colleagues, including with the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus. We are very satisfied, are ready to work and be friends with all the academies of the association,” Carlos de Jesus Rodriguez Castellanos said.
16:14 EconomyAmbassador: Belarus offers great opportunities for Pakistani investors, business Belarus offers great opportunities for Pakistani investors and business, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Pakistan to Belarus Sajjad Haider Khan said at the Gomel Economic Forum.
15:55 PresidentLukashenko tells Belarusian Education Ministry to stick to current policy Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “It is necessary to put a stop to all kinds of radical policy changes in the Education Ministry. It is very important. There is the ministry. The leadership. We've determined this wheel track as I say. Don't interfere with the work of the minister and the Education Ministry."
15:53 EconomyRussia's Nizhny Novgorod Oblast, Belarus' Grodno Oblast to step up cooperation Following the meeting with the authorities of the Grodno Oblast Executive Committee, Deputy Chairman of the Nizhny Novgorod Oblast Legislative Assembly Committee on Social Issues Solomon Apoyan spoke about the prospects of cooperation.
15:22 SocietyInternational Association of Academies of Sciences expands its geography The International Association of Academies of Sciences is expanding its geography to include the Cuban Academy of Sciences, Vladimir Gusakov told the media on the sidelines of the IAAS Council meeting.
15:05 SocietyRussian Academy of Sciences deems international scientific projects important in today's world Sergei Aldoshin said: “Every year the IAAS plays a bigger role in cooperation between our countries. This platform offers an opportunity for creating joint major projects with a full innovation cycle, which include fundamental, applied, and exploratory research and the creation of end products.”
14:33 SocietyBelarus named CIS leader in development of information, communication technologies "According to the latest estimates, we were the CIS leaders from the point of view of development of information and communication technologies. We have something to share. This is why I think it will be interesting for the colleagues. We intend to advance even more actively and occupy higher positions,” Pavel Tkach stressed.
14:13 SocietyBelarusian army units fire live missiles during air defense exercise in Russia The supervisor of the exercise, Deputy Chief of the Air Force and Air Defense Command Dmitry Mikholap praised actions of the Belarusian army units in the military training area Telemba in the course of the tactical exercise for air defense army units.
13:35 SocietyCIS telecommunication chiefs, specialists meet in Minsk Top officials of the RCC Executive Committee, representatives of the CIS branch of the International Telecommunication Union (ITU), the Belarusian Communications and Informatization Ministry, telecommunication companies from Belarus, Russia, Kazakhstan, Uzbekistan, and Kyrgyzstan are taking part in the session.
13:35 PresidentCall for governors to keep education issues on the radar According to the head of state, governors need to keep education issues on the radar, since their area of responsibility goes far beyond agriculture.
13:29 EconomyAmbassador: Iran-Belarus economic cooperation holds great promise There is significant potential for the development of economic relations between Iran and Belarus, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Iran to Belarus Alireza Sanei said at a meeting with senior officials of the Gomel regional administration.