09:16 SocietyOver 2,100 trucks queuing at Belarus' border with EU More than 170 heavy-duty trucks were waiting to cross the border with Lithuania at the Vidzy checkpoint, 150 at Kotlovka, more than 350 at Kamenny Log, over 210 at Benyakoni, and over 260 at Privalka.
09:01 SocietyBelarus to build 4.2m square meters of housing in 2022 “Our main task for next year is to build 1.2 million square meters of housing with state support. As for the total housing commissioning in 2022, the state program provides for the construction of 4.2 million square meters of housing, and we plan to fulfill this task,” Belarus' Architecture and Construction Minister Ruslan Parkhamovich said.
15:55 In PicturesInteractive center of living history in Vitebsk The center has an exhibition hall, halls for master classes and other events. Leatherworking, carpentry, locksmith and jewelry workshops will be set up to produce items for the Vargentorn reenactment club.
20:00 EconomyBelarus' Mogilev may export frozen beef to China A project to export frozen beef to China was discussed in a business meeting between representatives of Shenyang JinHai International Trade Co LTD and Mogilev District Executive Committee in Mogilev District on 22 October.
19:40 PoliticsUnion State PA delegation to observe presidential election in Uzbekistan “Representatives of the Parliamentary Assembly will be observing the presidential election in Tashkent and its suburbs,” the press service said.
19:25 SocietyMuseum of Great Patriotic War History turns 77 Over the years of its existence and fruitful work, the museum has become the country's calling card and the most visited place. Its collection comprises more than 157,000 items.
19:13 EconomySpending on social policies in Union State to increase in 2022 The draft budget of the Belarus-Russia Union State for 2022 provides for an increase in social spending by more than one third.
19:01 SportSabalenka out of Kremlin Cup In the women's singles quarterfinal the Belarusian lost to Russia's world number 37 Ekaterina Alexandrova, 3-6, 4-6. The match lasted for an hour and 13 minutes. Ekaterina Alexandrova will next face either Spain's world number five Garbine Muguruza or world number 20 Anett Kontaveit of Estonia.
18:41 SportBelarus name squad for 2021 AIBA World Boxing Championships Preliminaries are scheduled for 25 October-2 November. Semifinals will take place on 4 November. Medal bouts are due on 5-6 November.
18:18 SocietyOver 2m Belarusians fully vaccinated against COVID-19 More than 2,698,000 people in Belarus have got a COVID-19 vaccine, of them over 1,020,000 got their second jab, BelTA learned from the press service of the Healthcare Ministry.
17:42 SocietyCIS plenipotentiaries to review preparations for CIS summit The CIS Council of Permanent Plenipotentiary Representatives will convene for a meeting in Minsk on 26 October, BelTA learned from the press service of the CIS Executive Committee.
17:06 EconomyFinance ministry: Cooperation with EFSD does not imply transition to single currency in Union State Cooperation with the Eurasian Fund for Stabilization and Development (EFSD) does not imply the transition to a single currency in the Union State of Belarus and Russia.
16:26 PoliticsBelarusian-Turkish cooperation discussed in Istanbul The event was held within the framework of the working visit to Turkey of a Belarusian delegation headed by Andrei Savinykh, the Chairman of the Standing Committee on International Affairs of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus.
16:24 PartnersNBA announces 75th anniversary team The NBA on Friday revealed its 75th anniversary team, which includes many basketball greats such as Michael Jordan, Shaquille O'Neal and Kobe Bryant, and 11 active players including LeBron James, Stephen Curry and Giannis Antetokounmpo.
15:53 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 latest: 2,082 new cases, 2,034 recoveries The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at зарегистрированы 582,111. A total of 554,449 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.