18:30 PoliticsBangladesh ambassador presents copy of credentials in Belarus' MFA Ambassador Kamrul Ahsan presented the copy of his credentials to the deputy minister. During the meeting the diplomats discussed the state and prospects of the Belarusian-Bangladesh bilateral ties and cooperation in international organizations.
18:24 SocietyGomel Fest 2020 draws participants from four countries The international festival Gomel Fest 2020 brought together 1,800 participants. The five-day festival featured contestants from Belarus, Moldova, Russia, and Ukraine.
18:12 SportWorld Sambo Cup in Moscow to be held without fans The decision comes due to the epidemiological situation in Russia and in accordance with the Rospotrebnadzor requirements. The World Sambo Cup was due to take place in March 2020 but was rescheduled for 18-19 December due to the coronavirus pandemic.
17:58 SocietyBelavia's flights to all destinations in Russia except Domodedovo grounded till 24 December Belavia will not fly to Riga, Tallinn and Larnaca till 14 December, to Baku – till 26 November, all destinations in Georgia (except Tbilisi ) - till 30 November. The flights to Ashgabat will be grounded till 1 January 2021, to Budapest and to Almaty till 27 March.
17:50 PresidentLukashenko expresses condolences over passing of Patriarch Irinej of Serbia According to Aleksandr Lukashenko, Orthodox faith is one of the pillars of closeness between the two nations. “I am very grateful to His Highness for the efforts to expand and promote friendship and cooperation between Belarus and Serbia. The memory of Patriarch Irinej will remain in our hearts forever,” the Belarusian leader stressed.
17:38 SocietyBelarus wins 7 medals at International Autumn Tournament in Informatics The online tournament was hosted by Bulgaria's Shumen on 19-22 November. It brought together participants from 16 countries.
17:08 SocietyBelarusian writer Jan Skryhan celebrated in Estonia's Kivioli Flowers and wreaths from the Belarusian Embassy, and the Belarusian societies BEZ and Syabry were laid to the memorial to the writer, which was erected in Kivioli in 1998.
16:43 PresidentBelarus interested in cooperation projects with Lebanon Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has sent greetings to Lebanon President Michel Aoun as the country celebrates Independence Day.
16:34 PartnersG20 Riyadh Summit reaffirms spirit of cooperation: Saudi king The Group of 20 (G20) Saudi Arabia's Presidency said on Sunday the G20 Riyadh Summit reaffirmed the spirit of cooperation, which has always been the cornerstone of the G20 successes.
16:31 SocietyBelarusian Women's Union shows support for Polish women The women of Belarus have always advocated peace, family, and happiness of motherhood and are prepared to strengthen good-neighborly partnerships to ensure stability, security and unity of society.
16:10 SportBelarus to compete at IBU World Cup in Finland The 2020/2021 season will open with men's and women's individual competitions on 28 November. Sprint events are scheduled for 29 November.
15:48 PoliticsBelarus takes part in conference on international law enforcement cooperation Andrei Shkadinsky introduced the participants to the methods used in Belarus to ensure safety of rail freight and measures to prevent crimes in respect of transported goods, and confirmed the readiness to further develop international cooperation.
15:40 SocietyBelarus, Nigeria to sign agreement on cooperation in education In accordance with the preparation for the signing of an intergovernmental agreement on cooperation in education, a meeting took place between representatives of the embassy and rectors of higher education institutions of Nigeria.
15:23 SocietyBelarus reports 104,698 coronavirus recoveries The nationwide COVID-19 tally has reached 125,482 cases. Belarus has performed 3,091,238 tests.
14:48 EconomyAlmost 4m m3 of timber sold at BUCE's year-end trading session A total of 3.93 million cubic meters of timber of the 2021 harvest worth over Br500 million was sold at the year-end trading session at the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange.