17:35 PoliticsRussia slams EU's policy of pressure on Minsk Russia considers the EU's policy of pressure against Minsk as unacceptable, spokesperson of the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova told a briefing for the press in Moscow on 10 June.
17:15 SocietyOpinion: Belarus will find support and emerge as winner from this situation Belarus will find allies and support in the world and will emerge as the winner from this situation, Chairman of the Standing Committee on International Affairs of the House of Representatives of the Belarusian National Assembly Andrei Savinykh said.
16:40 PoliticsRussia pledges support to Belarus amid sanctions The ambassador explained that foreign trade contacts between Belarus and Russia would be adjusted “taking into account the impact of the sanctions”. According to him, more detailed information on specific types of goods will be determined by the relevant federal agencies of Russia and their partners in Belarus.
16:07 SocietyAmbassador: Russia has no plans to reopen land border with Belarus yet Russia does not intend to reopen the land border with Belarus yet, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Belarus Yevgeny Lukyanov told journalists on 10 June.
16:07 PoliticsCall for closer look into allegations of Russian funding for extremist Telegram channels in Belarus The ambassador is convinced that the situation the interview described warrants an additional investigation and explanation. “Moreover, we are probably talking about an interstate problem,” he said.
16:02 PoliticsBelarusian FM to visit Moscow on 17-18 June "On 17-18 June, at the invitation of Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov, Belarusian minister of foreign affairs will pay a working visit to Moscow," Maria Zakharova said.
15:38 SocietyAmbassador: Unhindered consular access to Russian citizens Sapega, Dudnikov The consul of the Russian Embassy has unhindered access to detained Russian citizens Sofia Sapega and Egor Dudnikov, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Belarus Yevgeny Lukyanov told the media.
15:20 EconomyIAEA's IPPAS mission expected to visit Belarus soon The official said that the system of missions offers a set of tools for the International Atomic Energy Agency to evaluate compliance with nuclear and radiation safety requirements. Belarus has hosted a large number of missions.
15:09 EconomyEAEU mulling over use of national currencies in common electricity market In any financial transactions it is extremely important to reduce risks of foreign currency fluctuations, to make settlements as transparent and comfortable as possible, and centralized trading attractive for market participants.
14:40 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 latest: 966 new cases, 1,191 recoveries The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 402,819 cases. A total of 395,463 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
14:26 PoliticsMPs adopt address to international community over situation around Belarus We, members of the House of Representatives and members of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus - the authorized representatives of the Belarusian people - ask the international community to assess the situation around our country with an open mind, the address reads.
14:18 EconomyBelarusian nuclear power plant to be commissioned on time despite criticism, Russian ambassador says The ambassador stressed that the implementation of such a large Belarusian-Russian project as the construction of the nuclear power plant in Ostrovets proceeds successfully and on schedule. The necessary test and permission procedures are being carried out.
14:15 SocietyTIBO 2021 draws over 28,000 visitors The expo highlighted several themes: telecommunications and online infrastructure; Television, multimedia and gaming technology; Digital publishing and printing; Internet technology and services; Robotics; Smart city and region technology Security systems and technologies; Automated design and control systems; Modern technological trends; IEM systems and ERP platforms; Industry solutions.
13:47 SocietyBelarusian postal service, Russian online retailer sign cooperation agreement The Belarusian Belpochta postal service and the Russian online retailer Ozon have signed an agreement to deliver goods from the Ozon marketplace across Belarus.
13:41 EconomyBelarusian nuclear power plant's first unit's acceptance certificate signed The commission's decision relies on positive conclusions of oversight bodies and the provisional commission of the Belarusian nuclear power plant as well as the first unit commercial operation license granted by the Emergencies Ministry.