18:32 SocietyBelarus admits about 56,000 Ukrainians since February “From 6.00 on 24 February to 6.00 on 30 September, Belarus admitted 55,998 citizens of Ukraine. 15,888 people arrived in Belarus directly from the territory of Ukraine. 32,562 citizens of Ukraine came to Belarus from Poland, 6,427 – from Lithuania and 1,121" – from Latvia,” the committee informed.
18:15 SportBelarus' hockey chief: Many federations support Belarus' return to IIHF competitions At the semi-annual congress of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) taking place in Belek, Turkiye, a concept for the return of the national teams of Belarus and Russia to the world championship system was presented.
18:10 EconomyBelarus to reduce export duties on oil, oil products on 1 October In line with the resolution the size of the export duty on crude oil, furnace oil, oil bitumen, petrolatum, paraffin, and waste oils will be $44.4 per tonne ($52 previously). The export duty on straight-run gasoline will be set at $24.4 per tonne ($28.6 previously).
17:57 EconomyBelarus seeks to expand trade, economic cooperation with Azerbaijan “Despite new geopolitical challenges, many partners may envy the dynamics of our interaction. Contacts continue at high and highest levels, including within international organizations and integration formats. This year the Belarusian prime minister paid a visit to Azerbaijan. The difficult global political situation has not had a negative impact on our relations. We have always supported each other in difficult times, and we keep this tradition,” said Igor Petrishenko.
17:34 SportBelarus win 9 medals at kettlebell lifting event in Kemerovo Taking part in the event were more than 100 athletes from Belarus, Russia and Kazakhstan. Belarus was represented by six athletes. The event was held professionals, amateurs and juniors in the army kettlebell lifting discipline.
17:24 EconomyBelarusian PM comments on results of Orsha District development program The results are here but they could have been better, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said as he commented on the progress in the implementation of the Orsha district development program during a working trip to Vitebsk Oblast.
16:46 PoliticsSavinykh sees attack on Nord Streams as another attack on the old world Andrei Savinykh believes that what we see now happening in the world is quite a complex game with different objectives.
16:28 SportBelarus to return to IIHF top division following reintegration At the semi-annual congress of the International Ice Hockey Federation (IIHF) taking place in Belek, Turkiye, a concept for the return of the national teams of Belarus and Russia to the world championship system was presented.
16:04 EconomyBelarus, Argentina interested in launching joint ventures The National Center for Marketing and Price Study put forward a number of cooperation proposals. They include visits of the Argentinean ambassador and business delegations to the Belarusian regions in order to establish direct contacts with local enterprises and organizations.
16:00 EconomyPM: Belarus should bring biggest possible amount of goods to Russian market “There are a lot of niches on the huge Russian market, and we should certainly take them, enter them with the maximum volume of goods. That is why, since June we have reached record-breaking supplies to the Russian market for the last decades making almost $2 billion a month, and we will continue increasing this amount,” said Roman Golovchenko.
15:57 EconomyBelarus' PM: It will be hard but possible to increase GDP in 2023 It will be hard by still possible to growth the country's GDP by 3.8% in 2023, Belarus' Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said during his working trip to Vitebsk Oblast on 30 September, BelTA informs.
15:21 EconomyBelarusian automaker BelAZ presents latest products, innovations The most significant novelty of the year is a hybrid haul truck with the carrying capacity of 130 tonnes. It is a new product not only for BelAZ but the entire mining industry. Nobody has made such vehicles before. The vehicle is fitted with a low-power diesel generator, an engine borrowed from a 55-tonne haul truck.
14:54 PoliticsBelarus PM to visit Moscow on 3 October “On Monday, I am expected to meet with my Russian counterpart, the chairman of the Russian government to discuss the current situation in mutual trade, implementation of investment projects, synchronization of our industrial policy and to discuss some other issues, which are urgent for Belarus and Russia,” the prime minister said.
14:48 PoliticsCIS special services to step up interaction to maintain security in CIS Special services of the CIS countries plan to intensify cooperation to ensure security in the CIS states, the press bureau of the Russian Foreign Intelligence Service told BelTA following the 18th Meeting of the Heads of Security Agencies and Intelligence Services of the CIS Member States.
14:17 PoliticsLebedev: CIS countries were open to cooperation with the West, but it abused this trust “Sanctions are very unpleasant campaigns taken by the so-called collective West. It is a shame that they not only announce their own sanctions but encourage other states to follow them,” said Sergei Lebedev.