11:17 EconomyBelgospishcheprom companies launch exports to 18 countries in H1 2020 "The concern sells to a total of 58 states. Work is underway to set up a trading representation in China," Belgospishcheprom chairman Anatoly Buben said.
11:08 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus should boost food export "All countries have gone on a lockdown, while we keep working. Go ahead and sell your products. Markets are open, you just need to work harder,” the head of state said.
10:56 PresidentLukashenko hosts meeting to discuss Belarus' food industry According to the head of state, it was the first review meeting after new appointments in the above-mentioned industrial sectors in December 2019.
10:41 PoliticsZyuganov: Lukashenko's rich political experience will help Belarus follow the right course “This is not just your victory. This is a victory of wisdom and common sense of the Belarusian people over the destructive forces, the victory of creativity over the forces of the evil and destruction,” the telegram says.
10:18 PresidentLukashenko talks to Uzbekistan president over phone The leader of Uzbekistan congratulated Aleksandr Lukashenko on the victory in the presidential election and conveyed the warmest wishes both on his behalf and on behalf of the people of Uzbekistan.
09:47 SportGovortsova reaches Lexington main draw The Belarusian secured a solid win over world number 128 Francesca di Lorenzo of the United States, 6-1, 6-2. In the opener Olga Govortsova beat U.S. number 349 Katie Volynets in three sets 3-6, 6-1, 6-2.
09:18 PresidentNazarbayev congratulates Lukashenko on victory in Belarus presidential election Nursultan Nazarbayev emphasized Aleksandr Lukashenko's personal contribution to the development of relations in the Kazakhstan-Belarus strategic partnership based on traditions of friendship and mutual respect.
09:01 PresidentTurkey president congratulates Lukashenko on re-election “I would like to express my confidence that the relations between our countries and our close cooperation will continue developing in all the sectors on the basis of mutual respect and interests thanks to our joint efforts,” the message of greetings runs.
19:58 EconomyNo strike in progress at Belarusian steel mill BMZ The director general refuted rumors from several sources that BMZ workers were on strike or were staging protests. He also said nobody was going to arrest BMZ employees.
19:34 PoliticsMakei, Lavrov discuss development of situation in Belarus Vladimir Makei informed Sergei Lavrov about results of the finished presidential election campaign. In turn, Sergei Lavrov asked Vladimir Makei to convey his congratulations to the Belarusian head of state.
19:13 SocietyDDoS attacks against Belarusian Internet resources continue A wave of DDoS attacks against Belarusian websites was registered on 9 August. “Attacks continue throughout the day today. Websites of government agencies and organizations are mainly targeted,” CERT.BY said.
18:51 EconomyExport of metal products via BUCE 25% up in January-July In January-July 2020 the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange helped export 19,200 tonnes of metal scrap and goods made of ferrous metals and non-ferrous metals worth a total of Br32 million. In physical terms export increased by 48%. In monetary terms the volume of export rose by 25%.
18:22 EconomyBelarus' export 16.9% down in H1 2020 In January-June 2020 the trade in goods and services exceeded $32.4 billion, 18.3% down from the same period a year ago. Import totaled $15.8 billion (19.6% down). Surplus of foreign trade surplus in goods and services equaled $757.3 million (trade surplus in January-June 2019 - $269.2 million).
17:26 PresidentPashinyan congratulates Lukashenko on re-election Nikol Pashinyan wished Aleksandr Lukashenko every success and new achievements at the post of the head of state, strong health, and also peace and prosperity to the Belarusian people.
17:23 PresidentKyrgyzstan president congratulates Lukashenko on victory at presidential election “The results of the election vividly demonstrate that Belarusian citizens broadly support your commitment to protecting national interests and strengthening civil accord,” the message of greetings reads.