11:02 EconomyBelarus' government approves draft protocol to amend BelNPP loan agreement On 28 February 2023 the Council of Ministers of Belarus passed Resolution No. 162 to approve a draft protocol on amending the Belarus-Russia intergovernmental agreement on providing a loan to Belarus to build the nuclear power plant.
10:40 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus seeks to promote automotive industry jointly with China FAW Group Belarus is interested in expanding cooperation with Chinese partners in the automotive industry, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with the top management of China FAW Group Co., Ltd. (short for FAW), formerly China First Automobile Work.
10:08 PresidentLukashenko concludes state visit to China Aleksandr Lukashenko and Xi Jinping passed a joint statement on the further advancement of exemplary relations of all-weather and comprehensive strategic partnership between Belarus and the People's Republic of China in a new age.
10:04 PartnersIran Ju-Jitsu team wins colorful medals in Asian Championships Iranian Ju-Jitsu team has bagged five colorful medals at the Ju-Jitsu Asian Championships in Bangkok, Thailand.
09:30 EconomyBelarus, China sign nearly four dozen contracts worth $3.5bn during Lukashenko's visit During the state visit of Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko, Belarus and China signed almost four dozen agreements and contracts worth $3.5 billion, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus Sergei Aleinik told reporters in Beijing.
09:23 PartnersXi: Peace talks key to end crisis President Xi Jinping called on Wednesday for a political settlement of the Russia-Ukraine conflict, urging relevant countries to stop their attempts to politicize the global economy and make earnest efforts to contribute to a cease-fire and peaceful resolution of the crisis.
09:02 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus-China cooperation advanced from trade to high-tech joint ventures Cooperation between Belarus and China is not just about trade, but about establishment of high-tech companies and corporations, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Chairman of CITIC Group Corporation and CITIC Corporation Limited Zhu Hexin in Beijing.
19:55 PresidentLukashenko, Xi Jinping sign declaration to herald in new age of Belarus-China partnership The two heads of state conducted negotiations in a warm and friendly atmosphere. A profound exchange of opinions across the entire spectrum of Belarus-China cooperation took place as well as exchange of opinions about all items of mutual interest on the international and regional agendas.
19:15 EconomyBellesbumprom produces $1bn worth of import-substitution products in 2022 “The task set by the government and the head of state to increase import-substitution production was fulfilled. Our production was of an applied nature. We are talking not only about the board products, which later turned into furniture, but also about the pulp and paper industry,” Mikhail Kasko said.
18:47 EconomyBelarus' ambassador visits Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to Hungary Vladimir Ulakhovich has visited the Hungarian University of Agriculture and Life Sciences.
18:45 EconomyBelarus raises export duties on oil, oil products On 28 February 2023 the Council of Ministers passed Resolution No.161 to revise export duties on oil and petroleum products that are exported outside the customs territory of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), BelTA learned from the National Legal Internet Portal.
18:19 EconomyBelarus-China agreements estimated at over $3.5bn The Belarus-China agreements reached and formalized during the ongoing state visit of Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko to China are estimated at over $3.5 billion, First Deputy Prime Minister Nikolai Snopkov told reporters.
17:43 PoliticsOpinion: Belarus' defense system has never failed Belarus' defense system has passed many tests and has never failed, national security expert Aleksandr Tishchenko said in a new episode of BelTA's YouTube project “After the Fact: Lukashenko's Decisions”.
17:21 EconomyNew medical, R&D projects to be launched in China-Belarus Industrial Park Great Stone New medical and scientific projects will be implemented in the China-Belarus Industrial Park Great Stone, BelTA learned from the press service of the industrial park.
16:49 PresidentLukashenko extends condolences over Greece train crash victims “It is with pain and sorrow that Belarus has learned today's sad news about the train crash in Tempi that left many people dead and many more injured,” Aleksandr Lukashenko stressed.