13:17 EconomyContracts worth $100m signed during Golovchenko's visit to Russia's Karelia, Murmansk The amount of contracts signed as a result of Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko's visit to the Republic of Karelia and Murmansk is roughly estimated at $100 million, BelTA learned from the government's press service.
13:06 EconomyBelarus' BNBC hosts first Union State biotechnology forum “We have produced $200 million worth of products over six months of 2022. This year the goal is to reach $500 million. Then we plan to make $700 million worth of products,” the BNBC director general said.
12:50 SocietyBelarusian nuclear power plant's second unit begins full blackout trials This sequence of trials, including the unit's disconnection from the national power grid, is part of the world practice. A large range of various tests and trials are arranged before a nuclear power plant is fully commissioned.
12:40 SocietyRussian scientists predict transition to new technological paradigm "The Academy of Sciences brings together almost all areas of science and technology, and now it is very important to promote interdisciplinary interaction. There are many achievements in the field of interdisciplinary sciences. The use of neural networks is also promising," Gennady Krasnikov said.
12:20 SocietyBelarus, Russia working to create common sci-tech space Belarus and Russia are working on the formation of a common science and technology space, State Secretary of the Belarus-Russia Union State Dmitry Mezentsev told journalists prior to the joint meeting of the Presidiums of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus and the Russian Academy of Sciences.
11:48 SocietyBelarus, Russia to step up cooperation in space, microelectronics, software development Belarusian and Russian scientists intend to develop cooperation in space, microelectronics and software development, Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences Vladimir Gusakov told reporters.
11:16 SocietyRakhmanov: Draft of Belarus' new national security concept is almost finished The draft of the new national security concept is almost finished and will be submitted for consideration at the Belarusian People's Congress, Deputy State Secretary of the Belarusian Security Council Aleksandr Rakhmanov told the media.
11:00 SocietyKhrenin: Territorial defense is turning into a combat force Territorial defense is turning from a support system into a full-fledged combat force, Defense Minister Lieutenant-General Viktor Khrenin said at the opening of the training session “Military security and defense of the Republic of Belarus” in Gomel on 26 May, BelTA has learned.
10:41 SocietyDraft of Belarus' new national security concept based on "security through development" principle The Minsk City Hall is hosting a discussion on the draft national security concept, BelTA has learned.
10:33 SocietyCall on tourism business of Belarus, Russia to refocus on domestic travel According to Dmitry Aleinikov, tourism development in Belarus is an important factor for social and economic development of the country, and one of the ways to revive and popularize cultural and historical heritage.
10:10 SocietyBelarus initiates briefing on fight against human trafficking in Vienna On the sidelines of the 32nd session of the UN Commission on Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice on 25 May, the Vienna International Center hosted a thematic briefing on international cooperation in combating human trafficking committed through the use of information and communication technologies.
09:30 PoliticsBelarus, Dominican Republic discuss product deliveries Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Republic of Cuba and the Dominican Republic concurrently Valery Baranovsky has met with Minister of Commerce, Industry, and SMEs of the Dominican Republic Victor Bisonó Haza on 24 May.
09:08 EconomyBelarus' Bellesbumprom concern views Murmansk Oblast as important partner Murmansk Oblast is an important trade and economic partner for the Belarusian timber, woodworking, pulp and paper industry concern Bellesbumprom, BelTA learned from the Bellesbumprom's press service.
09:02 PresidentLukashenko sends Independence Day greetings to Georgian people Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has congratulated the people of Georgia on Independence Day, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
19:55 EconomyBelarusian companies eager to build single-family houses in Russia Heads and representatives of over 20 major Belarusian and Russian civil engineering companies discussed cooperation opportunities and shared the experience of project implementation in Russia and other countries.