19:39 EconomyNew China-Belarus industrial park resident company to set up logistics hub The new resident company with Chinese capital intends to provide warehousing and logistics services, including storage, packaging, tracking, marketing, and other ones. Cargoes will be shipped to countries of the Eurasian Economic Union.
19:14 EconomyOver 370 million kWh of electricity generated by Belarusian hydropower plants in 2022 Belarus has a total of 52 hydropower plants. Their rated output is 96.2MW. The largest ones are the Vitebsk and Polotsk hydropower plants. They generated a total of 236 million kWh of electricity in 2022, saving over 75,000 tonnes of tonnes of reference fuel.
18:40 SocietyDate set for new forum of Union State of Belarus, Russia We have set the date for one of the five new events of the Union State - the forum "Russia and Belarus: Shared History, Shared Destiny", Director of the Institute of History at the National Academy of Sciences Vadim Lakiza said.
18:34 SocietyMinsk, Harare sign twinning agreement Minsk and Harare signed a twinning agreement within the framework of the state visit of Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko.
18:17 PresidentZimbabwe president on friendship with Lukashenko: ‘We see things the same way' "We are willing to be friends with all countries that share our approach. It cannot be that one country is a horse and another is a drover. We are either all horses or all drovers. We should be in the same boat and have the same vision," the Zimbabwean leader stressed.
18:06 PoliticsDefensive nature of ongoing Belarus-Russia air force exercise emphasized Aleksandr Volfovich said: “In the course of polishing practical actions of aerial units command bodies of Air Force units demonstrated high cohesion. Belarusian and Russian pilots did the same by successfully accomplishing all the assigned tasks shoulder to shoulder.”
17:48 EconomySingaporean goods to debut at Belarusian commodity exchange Nine companies from Singapore have been accredited with the exchange. A number of them regularly participate in special trading sessions for timber with delivery to the country of destination.
17:21 PresidentTractor and lion: Lukashenko, Mnangagwa exchange gifts Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has presented Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa with a tractor and received a taxidermy lion from him, BelTA has learned.
17:04 SocietySamarkand might become CIS Capital of Culture 2024 "The city of Samarkand has applied for the status. Judging by the opinion of the CIS member states, this decision will be approved and Samarkand will be become the CIS Capital of Culture in 2024," Sergei Lebedev noted.
16:40 PoliticsBelarusian PM to visit Russia, Kazakhstan on 1-3 February Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko will pay a working visit to Nizhny Novgorod and Ulyanovsk of Russia and Almaty of Kazakhstan on 1-3 February.
16:18 PresidentMnangagwa: Belarus-Zimbabwe cooperation should bring visible results Belarus and Zimbabwe and the leaders of the two countries believe that bilateral cooperation can bring practical results, Zimbabwe President Emmerson Mnangagwa said at a ceremony of presenting Belarusian machinery to Zimbabwean farmers, BelTA has learned.
16:09 SocietyBelarus, Zimbabwe agree on cooperation in tax matters According to the Belarusian Taxes and Duties Ministry, “the agreement is aimed at regulating taxation relations between the two states and facilitating the development of trade and economic cooperation on mutually beneficial terms.”
15:58 PresidentLukashenko thanks West for sanctions Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko thanked the West for the sanctions as he spoke at a ceremony to hand over Belarusian equipment in Harare.
15:47 SportROC secretary general: We are ready to share experience with sports federations of partner countries Rodion Plitukhin praised the contribution of heads of the Russian Olympic Committee and the NOC of Belarus Stanislav Pozdnyakov and Viktor Lukashenko to establishing trustworthy and effective relations between the two countries in sports.