16:39 SocietyHealthcare Ministry: Most of COVID-19 patients in Belarus show mild or no symptoms The stocks of face masks, protective gear and medications are revised on a daily basis. Earlier the stocks of medications were made to last for three to four months. Today's stocks are enough for at least six months.
16:10 SocietyBelarus government outlines measures to curb coronavirus People who arrive in Belarus from the countries where coronavirus cases were reported should observe 14-day self-care at home. They will not be allowed to leave Belarus until the self-isolation period is over.
16:07 SocietyRussia promises to help Belarusians return home Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei and Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov discussed the cooperation between the two ministries in helping citizens of the two countries to return home.
15:46 PoliticsBelarus' parliament speaker talks about expectations from president's address The parliament expects the annual Address to the Belarusian people and the National Assembly of the president to set out priorities in the country's domestic and foreign policies, Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly Vladimir Andreichenko said.
15:17 SocietyBelarus' Bobruisk Biotechnology Plant almost triples antiseptics output in early 2020 Bobruisk Biotechnology Plant has almost tripled the output of antiseptics since the beginning of the year, having produced around 53,000 bottles. The enterprise is currently working round the clock. All products are sold domestically.
14:29 SportEuropean handball season can re-start in June According to the preliminary plan, qualifying stages can take place on 3 June 3 to 5 July. The VELUX EHF FINAL4 and the MEN'S EHF Cup Finals will be moved to August, while the DELO WOMEN'S EHF FINAL4 - to September.
14:11 EconomyMeasures taken by Belarus' central bank to help support enterprises, population in current situation On 18 March the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus took a number of countercyclical measures to enhance the ability of commercial banks to keep providing financial support to the real sector of the economy.
14:00 Society"Wave" of beauty and comfort. Last remaining apartments of Dubai-styled quarter on sale now! Shaped as a graceful wave, towering over the almost completed Emirates Lux quarter, the Emirates Wave house emphasizes the seaside character of this part of the Minsk World complex. Now is the last opportunity to buy an apartment here!
13:52 PoliticsBelarus MPs hope to make up for delays in international parliamentary cooperation amid coronavirus The plans that we had for May-June will have to be postponed until the autumn. This is an unavoidable situation. We are ready for it, and I think we will be able to make up for these delays, Andrei Savinykh said.
13:31 SocietyWork on Belarus central state budget bill for 2021 to begin soon Vladimir Andreichenko described work on the budget bill as the most important direction in the parliament's work. “The development of the republican budget for the year 2021 and amendments to the tax legislation will begin soon.
13:18 EconomyUntapped reserves to sell more Belarusian goods sought The letter sent by the NBRB to commercial banks reads that at present the government pays close attention to efforts to sell more Belarusian goods on the home market and is looking into untapped growth reserves.
12:51 EconomyBelarusian Parliament monitors business support efforts amid coronavirus outbreak The parliament is monitoring the preparation of measures to shore up the economy amid the coronavirus outbreak. The progress in this work was reviewed at a meeting of the Council of the House of Representatives on 26 March.
12:23 SportKHL cancels remainder of 2019-20 season A decision regarding the final League standings will be made at an upcoming KHL Board of Directors meeting.
11:35 EconomyBelarus has five months of buckwheat stocks “As of today we have enough grain stocks to provide the country with cereals and flour-milling products. In terms of barley, pearled barley and oatmeal cereals, we have surpluses. As for buckwheat, bakery plants have stocks of buckwheat cereals and raw materials for its production for five months. This is enough for us to last until the new harvest. There is no shortage of buckwheat groats in the shops,” Vladimir Grakun said.
10:19 SocietyNew mechanism to bring home Belarusians stranded in Moscow “In addition to air travel, we will also explore a possibility to use railways and bus service, as well as personal cars for that purpose. At the same time, the general requirement to leave the territory of the Russian Federation within 24 hours remains in place,” the embassy noted.