19:11 EconomyBelarus pays out interest yield on eurobonds Eurobond holders can get payments from this account upon producing the relevant application and after passing the verification procedure the government's and the central bank's resolution No.643/20 of 26 September 2022 stipulates.
18:18 PoliticsBelarus, China discuss Beijing's peaceful initiatives, preparations for Lukashenko's visit “The parties discussed topical issues of the bilateral agenda, the situation in the region and on the global world map. In this regard, the parties paid special attention to the situation in Ukraine and discussed the peace initiatives for settling the crisis put forward by the Chinese side. The parties agreed that there was no alternative to a peaceful solution to the conflict in Ukraine,” the Ministry of Foreign Affairs said.
17:49 PoliticsBelarus, Russia adopt joint statement at OSCE PA The delegation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation and the delegation of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus have adopted a joint statement at the 22nd Winter Meeting of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly.
17:31 EconomyNo problems with selling Belarusian food abroad Leonid Zayats said: “Despite some temporary difficulties I don't see problems with selling our food products abroad. Belarusian food continues enjoying great demand due to its quality parameters."
17:04 SportBelarus claim three medals at start of Russian Speed Skating Cup final The event is featuring more than 80 speed skaters from Belarus and 17 Russian regions. The first competition day comprises four medal events.
16:18 EconomyBelarusian public sector agricultural enterprises urged to increase output by at least 5% Speaking about concrete results of the processing industry, the official mentioned that 2022 saw 129,000 tonnes of butter made, 9,000 up from 2021. There are plans to increase butter output to 133,000 tonnes in 2023.
15:47 PoliticsBelarus' MP: USA is interested in dragging on armed hostilities in Ukraine This is a distorted and dangerous logic, or rather its absence, the Belarusian MP stressed.
15:27 EconomyRussia's Samara Oblast to buy up to 180 tractors from Belarusian MTZ in 2023 MTZ Director General Vitaly Vovk met with members of the Samara Oblast government the other day. Prospects of expanding mutually beneficial cooperation were discussed.
15:11 EconomyBelarus, Sri Lanka discuss ways to promote business contacts Belarus and Sri Lanka have explored the possibilities of developing business contacts, BelTA learned from the National Center for Marketing of Belarus.
14:34 PoliticsBelarus' MP condemns provocations at OSCE PA meeting Belarus is not interested in the escalation of conflicts and will not succumb to cheap tricks, Chairman of the Standing Commission on International Affairs of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly Andrei Savinykh told BelTA commenting on provocations by the Ukrainian delegation during his speech.
14:20 SocietyProtesters turn up outside consulate general of Poland in Grodno Over 50 Grodno residents turned up for the picket. They carried picket signs with slogans: “Poles of Belarus oppose the official policy of Warsaw”, “Poland must get off the American horse”, “Poland + NATO = Aggression”, “We will not give away Belarus”.
13:45 EconomyBelarus plans to export $8.5bn worth of agricultural products in 2023 “Export of food products and agricultural raw materials increased by 24.2% to $8.3 billion in 2022, up $1.6 billion. Foreign trade surplus made up $3.4 billion, up $1.3 billion or 59% from 2021. Food products and agricultural raw materials amounted to 22% of Belarus' total exports. In 2023, we plan to export at least $8.5 billion worth of agricultural products, and we will do our best to exceed the level,” said Igor Brylo.
13:37 PoliticsBelarusian MP calls European politicians clowns, freaks after provocations at OSCE PA session "Instead of sitting down at the negotiation table just like Belarus and our delegation say and working out some solutions, they keep supplying weapons, they started a war, and dare stage circus performances, thus discrediting international organizations and themselves,” Oleg Gaidukevich noted.
13:21 EconomyOver 60 Belarus' companies certified to supply Halal products to Persian Gulf states The Belarusian national accreditation system has been recognized by international accreditation organizations ILAC and IAF in eight areas (testing, calibration, medical research, certification of products, personnel, management systems, inspection, and proficiency testing).
13:02 SocietyBelarus admits 84,000 Ukrainian citizens since February 2022 Apart from Ukrainian nationals, Belarus admitted other foreigners in need of assistance. Given the circumstances, they were allowed from Ukrainian territory without the necessary documents to cross the border.