12:17 EconomySingle industrial policy, technological sovereignty among Belarus-Russia cooperation priorities The manufacturing sector has always occupied a special place in Belarus-Russia trade and economic relations, Roman Golovchenko stressed. “Our enterprises are connected by very tight manufacturing cooperation relations that grow stronger for the benefit of the two countries,” he said.
11:55 PartnersChina develops cutting-edge observatory on "roof of the world" Lenghu, on the north side of China's Qinghai-Tibet Plateau, enjoys the advantages of clear night skies, stable atmospheric conditions, and a dry climate, making it one of the world's best astronomical observatory sites.
11:48 EconomyPM: Belarus' trade with Russia up by 22% in Q1 2023 In January-March 2023, Belarus' trade with Russia increased by 22%, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said during a meeting with a Russian delegation headed by Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov of Russia.
11:27 PoliticsGryzlov: Russia, Belarus' efforts to counter sanctions are bearing fruit The measures taken by the governments of Russia and Belarus to fend off the sanctions are bringing tangible results, Russian Ambassador to Belarus Boris Gryzlov told reporters.
11:23 EconomyEEC minister announces series of EAEU events in May-June The 2nd Eurasian Economic Forum will be held in Moscow on 24-25 May. The forum is the first major event in a series of Eurasian events, which will take place in May-June. The Supreme Eurasian Economic Council is scheduled for 25 May.
11:05 EconomyBelarus' foreign trade up by 11% in Q1 2023 In January-March 2023 Belarus' foreign trade totaled $23.3 billion, up by 11.6% year-on-year, BelTA learned from the website of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus.
10:55 PartnersSyria comes in Group B of AFC Cup with Australia, Uzbekistan and India The 18th edition of the AFC Asian Cup draw brought Syria in Group B along with each of Uzbekistan, Australia and India.
10:33 EconomyBelarus' cement exports to Russia up by almost 4 times BCC has been progressively increasing the supply of cement to the Russian market, fully compensating for the lost exports to the European Union.
10:07 PartnersIstanbul's Maiden's Tower reopens after 2-year restoration Istanbul's famed Maiden's Tower reopened on Thursday after a lengthy and meticulous restoration.
10:06 EconomyBelarusian automaker MAZ featured at Kazakhstan Machinery Fair Minsk Automobile Plant (MAZ), one of Belarus' largest mechanical engineering companies, is taking part in the major industrial exhibition in Kazakhstan.
09:39 EconomyBelarus imposes licensing on some timber imports The list of goods subject to temporary import licensing includes particle boards and oriented stand chipboards (OSB), fiberboards and multilayer paper and cardboard with all bleached layers.
09:19 SocietyBr3.5bn earmarked for family benefits in Belarus in 2023 "State budget expenditures on social security measures for families with children annually amount to over 3% of GDP. This year Br3.5 billion has been designated for state benefits, of which Br2 billion are benefits for children under the age of three," Valery Kovalkov said.
09:06 In PicturesSpring in Botanical Garden in Minsk Tulips, magnolias and rhododendrons are in bloom in the Central Botanical Garden of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus.
09:00 PoliticsAmbassadors of Belarus, China to Russia discuss cooperation in international organizations On 11 May Ambassador of Belarus to Russia Dmitry Krutoi met with Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to the Russian Federation Zhang Hanhui in Moscow.
19:58 SocietyBelarus' commitment to reaching SDGs underlined Valery Belsky said: “We are glad that our contacts continue in these complicated times. We are ready to discuss any matters that help reach the global Sustainable Development Goals.”