19:57 EconomyBelarusian BelAZ trials dump truck with Stage 5 engine in Poland BelAZ expects the new truck to sell well since consumers in Europe and other areas show a strong demand for such trucks. In particular, Ozarov Group is considering buying another truck of the kind from the Belarusian company in 2020.
19:07 EconomyUkraine interested in Belarus' accession to WTO The official said: “Maintaining good trade relations with Belarus is a very important priority for me personally. It is a good sign when there are many sensitive issues and problems on the agenda. It means trade exists and grows, there is competition, new projects."
18:42 PoliticsBelarus, Hungary seek to expand cooperation in healthcare Belarus and Hungary are mutually interested in expanding cooperation in healthcare, humanitarian affairs, regional ties and other promising areas of cooperation
18:33 PoliticsBelarus-EU visa facilitation agreement may come into force on 1 July The Belarus-EU agreements on visa facilitation and readmission may come into force on 1 July, if the EU notifies Belarus about the completion of the ratification procedure by the end of May.
18:29 PoliticsBelarus to revise national sustainable development strategy through 2035 in light of pandemic Belarus in partnership with the UN agencies has set up an efficient national architecture for achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and organized important international and national events.
18:14 EconomyBelarus, Ukraine to hold Forum of Regions in October “The third Forum of Regions of Ukraine and Belarus will be held in October. Now we are coordinating the technical points, including the date. I think that we will agree on the date soon. But there is no doubt that it will be October,” the diplomat said.
18:00 EconomyBelarus to increase oil export duties on 1 June The export duty on crude oil will go up from $6.8 to $8.3 per tonne.
17:24 In PicturesMound of Glory memorial complex he memorial complex Mound of Glory is located in Smolevichi District. The total height of the memorial is 70.6 meters.
17:07 PoliticsCouncil of EU approves visa facilitation agreement with Belarus Now Belarus and the EU need to exchange the instruments of ratification and thus complete the ratification procedure. The agreements will come into force on the first day of the second month after the completion of the ratification procedure.
17:03 EconomyBelarus among Ukraine's top five trading partners Belarus-Ukraine trade in 2019 totaled $5.5 billion, with Ukrainian export to Belarus increasing almost by 19% and reaching $1.7 billion. Supplies of Belarusian goods to the Ukrainian market also went up and came at almost $3.7 billion.
16:28 EconomyBelarusian, Russian prime ministers discuss interest rate on nuclear power plant loan, gas prices Sergei Rumas and Mikhail Mishustin spoke about matters of natural gas. The Belarusian and Russian energy ministers will be instructed to continue negotiations on prices for the natural gas Belarus buys.
15:09 PoliticsLavrov calls Makei to discuss Russia-Belarus cooperation Belarus' Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei had a telephone conversation with Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov on 27 May. The phone conversation was held at the initiative of the Russian side.
14:48 In PicturesBlooming apple garden at Ilya Repin Zdravnevo Museum Estate In 1892 Russian painter Ilya Repin bought the Zdravnevo Estate 16km away from Vitebsk. Today it is a museum estate which blooming apple garden beautifies the area every spring.
14:00 SocietyMayak Minska: Ready-to-move-in apartments and commercial premises, affordable as never before! What makes a good purchase? A great offer on great terms! This spring, the terms of purchasing an apartment in the Mayak Minska and Park Chelyuskintsev residential complexes will be especially attractive.
13:44 SocietyConsultative Council for Belarusians Abroad to meet in November-December "We seek to organize it so that it is not a formal meeting, but to see the existing problems and search for solutions as part of the dialogue," Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Andrei Dapkiunas said.