15:27 PresidentLukashenko, Putin attend Union State Supreme State Council summit One of the main issues on the agenda is to approve the draft document on the main guidelines for the implementation of the provisions of the Union State Treaty for 2024-2026 and the discuss prospects for further development of Belarusian-Russian cooperation in various areas.
15:07 SocietyBelarus, Mongolia consider holding conference of young scientists in 2024 During the meeting the parties discussed the ongoing cooperation in science and technology and recognized the significant potential for developing partnerships in the field of education and science.
14:29 SocietyExpert on Lukashenko’s decisions on state border: Security begins from first meters of land The expert illustrated his point by examples from history and recalled that many military conflicts started with provocations on the state border.
14:21 EconomyBelarus’ commodity exchange partners up with China’s e-commerce giant The digital ecosystem of the OSell Group is used by thousands of companies from various sectors of the manufacturing industry and agriculture.
13:45 EconomyRussia’s Deputy PM: EAEU economic growth projected to exceed 2.5% in 2024 According to him, all five EAEU countries (Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Russia) posted good GDP dynamics in 2023. “The forecast for 2024 is also optimistic: over 2.5% for the entire union,” Alexey Overchuk said.
13:22 SocietyBelarus, China Association of Medical Equipment agree on cooperation During the talks, the parties discussed promising areas of cooperation, in particular the possibility of organizing joint exhibitions and thematic events in the field of healthcare.
13:21 SocietyBelarusian Defense Ministry comments on conditions for dialogue with other countries "There are many changes in the new Military Doctrine related to international interaction. Unfortunately, the subjects of international law and international organizations are extremely limited in their ability to prevent military conflicts today," said Dmitry Ryabikhin.
12:58 SocietyBelarus, China sign roadmap for cooperation in environmental protection Belarus and China have drawn up the document in furtherance of the agreements made during the meeting of the heads of the environmental ministries on 21 September 2023 as a delegation of the Belarusian ministry visited China.
12:56 EconomyEAEU’s external debt down 18% thanks to Belarus, Russia “Compared to the same date in 2022, the gross external debt decreased by 11.7% in Belarus and by 26.8% in Russia,” the EEC said.
12:47 EconomyBelarus' machine-tool industry firmly on growth track Machine-tool enterprises affiliated with the Belarusian Industry Ministry increased output and exports by one third in 2023, BelTA has learned from the Ministry's press service.
12:39 EconomyBelarusian MTZ interested in increasing tractor supplies to Mongolia The Mongolian delegation visited the BELARUS machinery exhibition and the MTZ museum, where they held negotiations with Mikhail Kadnikov on ways of expanding cooperation.
12:37 SportWTA rankings: Sabalenka remains 2nd, Azarenka drops 11 spots Aryna Sabalenka currently holds 8,905 points. World number one Iga Swiatek has 865 points more. Belarus’ Victoria Azarenka, who lost in the round of Last 16 in Melbourne, dropped 11 spots from the 22nd to 33rd with 1,471 points.
12:33 SocietyBelarus’ new healthcare minister to deal with prices for medicines, medical services “Our healthcare system is alright by and large, but at the current stage it needs improvements and optimization. We will do this. The issue of pricing remains in the focus. Dentistry is a case in point."
12:28 EconomyBelarus taps into markets of Africa, Asia, Latin America "We are well aware that the Russian market is not limitless. It is gradually being saturated with Belarusian products. Today, all efforts are aimed at large and complex markets of Africa and Asia,” Piotr Parkhomchik said.
12:27 EconomyBelarus' machine-tool industry firmly on growth track In 2022, the output rose by 37% year-on-year, in 2023 – by 28%. In 2022 and 2023, the export went up by 38% and 30%, respectively.