11:00 PartnersTürkiye's 3rd Arctic Ocean expedition transforms into hub for international scientists This year marked a significant milestone as Türkiye's third Arctic expedition opened its doors to foreign scientists for the first time, fostering international collaboration in the heart of the ocean.
11:00 SocietyBelarus seeks cooperation with African countries in defense sector On 12 September Valery Revenko gave a briefing at the Central House of Officers for the delegation of defense attaches of 14 African states, who are currently in Belarus on a working visit. The topic of the briefing was International Military Cooperation and the Military and Political Situation along Belarus' Borders.
10:35 EconomyBelarus' sugar beet harvest exceeds 347,000 tonnes As of 12 September, some 7,129,600 tonnes of grain, including rapeseed, was cropped in the country. This included 6,143,800 tonnes of grain and leguminous crops and over 985,800 tonnes of rapeseed.
09:38 PresidentLukashenko signs decree to complete projects earlier funded by international organizations The document establishes legal grounds for using budget funds to complete the infrastructure projects, the financing of which was terminated by international financial organizations at the stage of active implementation.
09:01 SocietyDefense attaches from African states on visit to Belarus The purpose of the visit is to study Belarus' cooperation capabilities in the military sector.
20:00 SocietyBelarus hosts over 321,000 visa-waiver travelers since year-start Since the start of the year, Belarus has welcomed 321,653 residents of the neighboring EU states, including 197,119 citizens of Lithuania, 73,403 citizens and 22,556 non-citizens of Latvia, and 28,575 Polish citizens.
19:12 SocietyOver 129,000 large families open family capital deposits in Belarus The Labor and Social Security Ministry noted that the family capital program applies to families raising three and more children. From 1 January till 31 December 2023 the family capital equals Br29,950.
18:40 In PicturesSnow-covered Sapu Mountain in China The photos capture the landscapes of the snow-covered Sapu Mountain in Biru County of Nagqu, southwest China. This area is famous for glaciers, alpine lakes and meadows.
18:11 EconomyCenter for sale and maintenance of Belarusian equipment opens in Russia's Primorye Territory A single center for demonstration, sale and maintenance of Belarusian machines has been set up in Primorye Territory of Russia, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Embassy in Russia.
17:30 In PicturesGeghard Monastery, a specimen of Armenian medieval architecture Geghard Monastery Complex is a speciman of the early medieval architecture in Armenia. The monastery was founded (presumably) in the 4th century by the First Catholicos of Armenia - Gregory the Illuminator,
17:02 PoliticsBelarus, Venezuela reaffirm positive dynamics of political cooperation The parties discussed in detail the current status of Belarusian-Venezuelan trade and economic cooperation, the prospects for further development of the legal framework of relations.
16:30 EconomyBelarus posts highest industrial growth in EAEU in January-July 2023 In January-July 2023, all member-states of the Eurasian Economic Union reported an increase in industrial output at 2.8% to the level of January-July 2022. “Belarus posted 7.1% growth, Kazakhstan - 3.6%, Russia - 2.6%, Armenia – 0.5%, Kyrgyzstan registered a decline of 1.8%,” the EEC said.
15:30 SocietyCeremony to honor Hero of the Soviet Union Ivan Mirenkov in Minsk A ceremony to honor Hero of the Soviet Union tanker Ivan Mirenkov and to mark the Tankmen Day was held in Minsk. Participants of the event laid flowers and honored the memory of the famous Soviet tankman
14:52 EconomyBelarus' foreign trade at $53.8bn in January-July 2023 Exports of goods and services increased by 6.4%, imports – by 21.4%. Trade deficit made up $100.3 million.
14:20 SocietyBelarus' KGB catches three combat cells working for Ukraine's Security Service According to the source, in Belarus KGB officers have detected and apprehended three combat cells, who had been working for Ukraine's Security Service. The cells had been making preparations for terrorist attacks against railways in Stolbtsy District and Tolochin District. Explosives and detonators were seized during the capture.