16:50 SocietyBelarus' government approves program on healthcare, demographic security for 2021-2025 "The program is comprehensive, inter-departmental. It will contribute to the achievement of the national security targets in health and demographic security and the Sustainable Development Goals at the national level,” the national legal internet portal said in a statement.
16:14 SportMinsk hosts nationwide athletics meeting The Belarusian State University of Physical Education is hosting a nationwide indoor athletics meeting on 19-21 January.
16:00 PoliticsBelarus' FM, Russian ambassador discuss further cooperation in Union State The parties discussed topical issues of Belarusian-Russian cooperation. Special consideration was given to further cooperation between Belarus and Russia within the framework of the Union State, the integration associations and international organizations.
15:37 SportGolden Puck 2021 tournament in Grodno The event was won by team of the Oktyabrsky residential area of Grodno that presented Grodno Oblast in the nationwide competitions for the prizes of the President of the Republic of Belarus.
15:20 PoliticsMP: Belarus stands ready for constructive cooperation with foreign partners Belarus is always ready for constructive cooperation with any foreign partners, Andrei Savinykh, the Chairman of the Standing Committee on International Affairs of the House of Representatives, told reporters on 21 January.
15:08 EconomyBelarusian government instructed to revise this year's investment program The official said: “Resources should be concentrated on the spheres of current interest: healthcare, transport infrastructure, power engineering, land melioration, and roads. It is into these vectors that the bulk of the funds will be channeled.”
14:49 PoliticsBelarusian Parliament looks to host MPs of Switzerland, Moldova in 2021 Work is underway to arrange visits of parliamentary delegations of Switzerland and Moldova to Belarus, Andrei Savinykh, Chairman of the Standing Commission on International Affairs of the House of Representatives, said.
14:25 SocietyBelarusian, Finnish firefighters discuss fighting electric vehicle fires Modern automobile technologies from the point of view of salvage and rescue operations were discussed by participants of a seminar held as part of the twinning project on strengthening the Emergencies Ministry of the Republic of Belarus.
14:00 SocietyTenants of Charleston house get their keys! Hurry up to buy apartment in Minsk as part of Christmas promo! The best start to the year is receiving keys to your own apartment! That is why housewarming parties in the Minsk World multifunctional complex continues.
13:28 EconomyFirst unit of Belarusian nuclear power plant reconnected to power grid According to the source, the first unit of the Belarusian nuclear power plant was reconnected to the power grid at 12:19. Its output is being gradually increased in accordance with the program of the pilot commercial operation stage.
12:58 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 update: 1,804 new cases, 2,378 recoveries The nationwide COVID-19 tally has reached 232,298 cases. A total of 216,744 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
12:55 PresidentLukashenko calls for harshest punishment for tax evasion Punishment for tax evasion should be the harshest, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he hosted a meeting with the Council of Ministers.
12:53 SocietyCriminal case against Belgazprombank top managers forwarded to court The official said that the Office of the Prosecutor General had studied the criminal case submitted by the State Security Committee and had concluded that the circumstances of the criminal case had been thoroughly and objectively researched.
12:30 SocietyBelarus, China's CITIC Construction keen to implement more joint projects Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to China Yuri Senko held talks with representatives of the Chinese corporation CITIC Construction: Chairman Chen Xiaojia and Deputy President Yang Jianqiang.
12:03 EconomyBelarus, S Korea to keep sharing best practices in digital infrastructure promotion Belarus' delegation took part in a seminar as part of the Knowledge Sharing Program of the Republic of Korea, BelTA learned from the Belarusian diplomatic mission in Seoul.