09:05 EconomyCalls to turn agro-industrial districts into Belarus in territories of new opportunities The deputy minister inspected the progress in the investment project at one of the local enterprises and took part in a meeting of the district executive committee to review the plans for the development of individual districts.
09:00 PresidentLukashenko extends Pharmaceutical and Microbiological Industry Workers Day greetings Aleksandr Lukashenko expressed confidence that extensive technical expertise and intellectual potential of the personnel would enable the industry to become one of the leading sectors of the national economy in the near future.
19:30 SocietyKochanova: We are not afraid of sanctions, the truth is on our side “Indeed, they are already preparing a fifth package of sanctions against our country. Today, speaking at the plenary session, I said that it is wrong to interfere in the internal affairs of the country," Natalya Kochanova said.
19:20 SocietyEAEU leaders approve statement on climate agenda In the statement, the heads of state reaffirmed their intention to contribute constructively to the 26th session of the Conference of the Parties to the UN Climate Change Convention in Glasgow and called for finalizing the rules of implementation of the Paris Agreement, including market-based cooperation mechanisms based on inclusiveness, broad access to the mechanisms established, nondiscrimination and efficiency of reductions of greenhouse gas emissions and removals.
19:10 SocietyKochanova, Matviyenko meet in St Petersburg The Belarusian parliamentary delegation headed by Chairperson of the Council of the Republic Natalya Kochanova is attending the Third Eurasian Women's Forum on 13-14 October. The theme of the forum is “Women: Global Mission in New Realities”.
19:02 SocietyBelarus' parliamentary speaker meets with OSCE PA vice president The head of the Council of the Republic of Belarusian Parliament is taking part in the Third Eurasian Women's Forum on 13-14 October.
18:54 SocietyBelarus, India mulling over direct flights The matter was discussed during a meeting between Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to India Andrei Rzheussky and Minister of State of Civil Aviation of India Vijay Kumar Singh.
18:49 EconomyMinister: Prices in EAEU gas market will not fluctuate as in Europe Gas prices in the common market of the Eurasian Economic Union will not be subjected to the fluctuations as in Europe, Member of the Board - Minister for Energy and Infrastructure of the Eurasian Economic Commission Temirbek Asanbekov told the media following the meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council.
18:42 EconomyRapeseed oil producers, dairy companies named top exporters at Belarusian commodity exchange In January-September 2021 the export of goods via BUCE soared 76% up to $564 million, including the sales of rapeseed oil (2.4 times to $48 million), butter (by 21% to $13 million), milk powder (by 17% to $9 million) and molasses to $6 million (the product was not sold via BUCE in 2020).
18:25 EconomyAlmaty to host next EAEU summit on 10 December The heads of the EAEU member states also adopted a statement on economic cooperation of the EAEU member states on the climate agenda.
18:01 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 latest: 2,052 new cases, 1,725 recoveries The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 565,865. A total of 539,252 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
17:34 SocietyEAEU launches second phase of forming common markets for oil and petroleum products According to Mikhail Myasnikovich, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC), the issue of transition to the second stage of forming common markets for oil and petroleum products was considered and approved at the meetings of the board and council of the EEC.
17:18 PoliticsEurasian Economic Union develops toolkit to respond to sanctions The Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) has mapped out six measures to deal with the sanctions pressure, Belarusian Deputy Prime Minister Igor Petrishenko told the media following the web-based meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council.
16:26 SocietyKochanova: A woman's mission is to prevent conflicts, reconcile nations Natalya Kochanova thanked Chairwoman of the Federation Council of the Federal Assembly of Russia Valentina Matviyenko for the idea to arrange the women's forum, which has grown into a global women's movement.
16:26 PoliticsSanctions against EAEU countries described as tool to undermine legitimate governments "It is no secret to anyone that these sanctions are used not merely as a tool of unfair competition tool also as a way to undermine legitimate governments by means of creating social, economic and political problems or aggravating existing problems that are plenty in any country," Vladimir Putin said.