13:04 SocietyRussian companies boost their presence at Belarusian commodity exchange The video conference brought together experts from the Belarusian representative office of the Russian Export Center, the National Center for Marketing and the National Exhibition Center BelExpo. Presenting the capabilities of BUCE, German Puzyrny stressed that this year Russian business is showing an increased interest in the Belarusian commodity exchange. The result is a significant increase in the number and volume of transactions.
12:43 EconomyBelarusian Industry Ministry’s performance in 2023 praised Piotr Parkhomchik said: “The year2023 was a productive one for the Industry Ministry. Performance evaluation is positive: 6 out of 10 assigned targets have been hit. Besides, those are six key targets that shape the country’s economy.”
12:42 PresidentLukashenko sends birthday greetings to Director of Russian Federal Guard Service Dmitry Kochnev "For many years, you have been faithfully serving the Motherland, making a significant contribution to strengthening the security of the Russian Federation, which is especially relevant in our difficult time," the congratulatory message says.
12:13 PresidentLukashenko urges officials to help parliament during transition period “We must do everything to make sure that the deputies will begin their work without delay. And all of you will also need to get involved to help the government form the composition of the Belarusian People’s Congress,” the head of state added.
11:31 EconomyRussia’s Ulyanovsk seeks to buy more Belarusian passenger vehicles The parties discussed in detail the extensive cooperation agenda. The press service recalled that Minsk and Ulyanovsk have been sister cities since 2015. They actively exchange best practices in the field of public utilities, landscaping, and patriotic education.
11:14 EconomyBelarus aims to produce 9.2m tonnes of milk in 2025 “We have set a target of gross milk production at 8.68 million tonnes in 2024. For 2025 we are to meet the target of 9.2 million tonnes. As for milk yield per cow, this year we expect this figure to exceed 6,000kg this year,” Natalia Sonich said.
11:01 PresidentLukashenko to discuss Belarusian Parliament’s operation Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko is set to convene a meeting to discuss the operation of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus on 1 March.
10:43 SocietyExpert comments on forthcoming political campaigns in Belarus According to the expert, the election period is not over yet. “Now we need to form the Council of the Republic, and I’m curious what kind of people will be delegated by labor collectives, local councils, local authorities, and the president,” Vadim Gigin remarked.
10:23 SocietyBelarusian enterprises to establish direct ties with Shanghai equipment producers The parties discussed practical steps to develop interaction between the Republic of Belarus and the Shanghai pilot zone for Silk Road e-commerce cooperation in order to participate in the Digital Silk Road projects.
09:58 SportGagarin Cup playoffs kick off Dinamo Minsk will open their playoff series on 2 March against Dynamo Moscow.
09:33 PresidentMedal to mark 80 years since liberation from Nazis instituted in Belarus The document also approves the regulations on the anniversary medal, its description and a sample certificate to it
09:00 EconomyBelarus, Iran discuss joint business council activities Special attention was paid to the development of direct interaction between representatives of business communities of the two countries, holding bilateral meetings in various formats, and the permanent participation of delegations in exhibition events held in Belarus and Iran.
19:55 EconomyNew BUCE broker to enable centralized procurement for Belarus’ power engineering industry In order to increase the effectiveness of procurement operations for Belarusian power engineering enterprises and expand the use of exchange trade, the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange has accredited a new broker – OAO Belenergosnabkomplekt.
19:30 SocietyMinsk-Moscow fast railway to accelerate Union State development Dmitry Mezentsev said: “It is significant that in his address to the Federal Assembly President of Russia Vladimir Putin mentioned the creation of a network of high-speed railways between cities of Russia as a priority.”