19:10 EconomyRuble savings of individuals continue growing in Belarus in July The volume of term deposits of natural persons in the banking sector rose by Br85.4 million (1.2% up) to Br7.2 billion as of 1 August. The volume of foreign-currency term deposits of natural persons dropped by $82.6 million (2.5% down) to $3.2 billion.
18:43 SportGoodwill Cup in Moscow: Belarus clinch seven gold medals on day two The second competition day featured 20 final heats in which Belarusian teams won 16 medals, including seven gold medals. Ilya Tsymbaliuk and Emil Amalmasov won the junior C2 500m, Uladzislau Kravets and Dzmitry Natynchyk claimed gold in the men's C2 500m.
18:13 SocietyAnother set of Iskander-M missile systems delivered to Belarusian army According to the source, the mobile short-range ballistic missile systems Iskander are believed to be the world's best weapon system in this class. The Belarusian army started self-directed operation of the first batch of the Russian missile systems Iskander-M in February 2023.
17:40 EconomyBelarus' harvest reaches 7m tonnes of grain “As of 30 August, 97% of the area under grain and leguminous crops (except corn) was cleared in Belarus. Over 6,977,000 tonnes of grain, including rapeseed, was cropped. By noon the harvest already reached 7 million tonnes, including rapeseed,” Vladimir Grakun said.
16:50 SocietyRecon units airlifted to mission areas as part of CSTO military exercise in Belarus According to the source, the Poisk 2023 exercise is being held as part of the CSTO's operational-strategic exercise Boyevoye Bratstvo 2023 [Combat Brotherhood] in Belarus' territory.
16:20 EconomyCCIs of Belarus, Russia's Tambov Oblast discuss future plans The heads of the chambers of commerce discussed issues of interaction and plans to hold events with the participation of representatives of business circles of the two countries. They considered promising areas of cooperation within the framework of the agreement recently signed between the Tambov Oblast Chamber of Commerce and Industry the Gomel branch of the BelCCI.
15:50 In PicturesChurch of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary in Miory The Church of the Assumption of the Virgin Mary is a Catholic church in the town of Miory. This Neo-Gothic architectural monument was built in 1907. The church is included in the State List of Historical and Cultural Values of the Republic of Belarus. Today it is a landmark of the district center, which draws lots of tourists and pilgrims.
15:35 EconomyBelarus-Uzbekistan women's business forum to draw about 1,000 participants “A very important political event will be held in our country. Belarus will host a parliamentary delegation headed by the chairwoman of the Senate of the Oliy Majlis of Uzbekistan. One of the highlights of the visit will be the first Belarus-Uzbekistan women's business forum,” Sergei Rachkov said.
15:01 EconomyFirst Belarus-Uzbekistan women's business forum expected to net Br50m worth of contracts An organizational conference took place at premises of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus on 30 August to discuss preparations for the first Belarusian-Uzbek women's business forum.
14:30 EconomyBellegprom, China's CLIA sign memorandum of cooperation A delegation of the Bellegprom enterprises is in Shanghai on a visit. Today representatives of the Belarusian light industry are set to attend the textile exhibition Yarn Expo 2023 which also features the stand of Orsha Linen Mill.
13:55 SocietyKeys to Minsk World apartments presented on Tropical Islands! Residents of the Aruba house are getting keys to their apartments while you have a unique chance of buying real estate in Minsk World at summer prices in the last two days of August! You can use installment plans and credit programs.
13:49 SocietyProgram of first Belarus-Uzbekistan women's business forum revealed Natalya Kochanova said: “We've come to the final stage of preparations for the first Belarusian-Uzbek women's business forum. The program is already ready. The number of participants has been increased. The Uzbek side will be represented by about 100 people."
13:36 EconomyDigitization of Belarusian gas industry independent from imports Viktor Karankevich said: “Close attention is paid to the use of new, modern technologies aimed at automating and digitizing technological processes. With this in mind the enterprise Vitebskoblgas has set up the relevant division ITGaz, which employs highly qualified programmers."
13:30 PresidentLukashenko remains determined to improve school catering in Belarus In this episode of BelTA's “After the fact: Lukashenko's decisions” project, we will tell you what Belarusian schoolchildren eat, why hamburgers have no chance to get on the menu, what dishes were included in the menu upon children's requests.
13:23 EconomyEEC Council discusses EAEU future The Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) discussed key approaches to the draft declaration on further development of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), EEC official representative Iya Malkina told a briefing on 30 August.