18:05 PresidentLukashenko sends greetings to finalists of Golden Puck ice hockey tournament "Thanks to perseverance and patience, you passed a strict selection process and won the right to compete in the best ice arenas in the country," the greeting reads.
17:19 SocietyPM: Parade to mark 80th anniversary of Belarus’ liberation will be held in Minsk on 3 July "At previous meetings, we mapped out the areas of our work and formulated specific instructions. I will dwell on the main issues that we have resolved since the last meeting," Roman Golovchenko said.
16:44 EconomyEconomy ministry predicts manufacturing growth, higher demand in Belarus The average order portfolio reached a five-year record of 3.4 months. The average industrial capacity utilization rate remained at 68% in February.
16:01 SocietyKochanova assesses Minsk performance in 2023 “The president made it clear: the performance of each executive will be assessed. If the tasks are fulfilled, they will retain their jobs, if not, someone more capable will pick up the slack,” the speaker noted.
14:57 PoliticsBelarus, Türkiye reaffirm commitment to strategic partnership The diplomats discussed a wide range of issues on the bilateral agenda, with a focus on efforts to maintain political dialogue, step up trade and economic interaction, and implement agreements reached at the high and highest levels.
14:16 PoliticsRussia comments on its CIS chairmanship priorities in 2024 "As you know, since 1 January of this year, the Russian Federation assumed the chairmanship in the CIS. We presented the concept of Russia's chairmanship and an action plan of more than 150 items at a meeting of the CIS Council of Permanent Representatives in January of this year. The work has already begun," Andrei Grozov said.
13:44 SocietyEmployment bill to get first reading in Belarusian parliament A regular meeting of the tenth session of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of the Republic of Belarus of the seventh convocation will take place on 28 February.
12:54 SocietyCIS foreign ministers to meet in Minsk on 12 April Minsk is hosting a regular meeting of the CIS Plenipotentiaries Council. The participants of the meeting are set to take stock of foreign policy cooperation within the CIS in 2023 in the context of the CIS international positioning.
12:31 SocietyBelarus attends UNEA-6 session in Nairobi The delegation of the Republic of Belarus consisting of the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Minister Andrei Khudyk, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Kenya, the Permanent Representative of our country to UNEP Pavel Vzyatkin, and representatives of the Embassy and the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Ministry are attending the session both online and in-person.
11:58 SocietyBelarus, South Korea plan to launch new joint projects During the ceremony, Chairman of the Korea Ambassador Culture Friendship Association Shin Hyun-doo addressed the diplomats, foreign and South Korean cultural figures.
11:39 SocietyBUCE to facilitate access to Belarus’ market for Egyptian business The parties exchanged views on the practical aspects of the implementation of the agreements reached and outlined a list of goods to be traded through the exchange platform. In particular, there are plans to supply Belarusian lumber, dairy products, sugar, vegetable oils and synthetic fiber to Egypt, and import Egyptian polymer products, cotton yarn, fruit and vegetables to Belarus.
11:21 SocietyLebedev: CIS countries will coordinate cooperation in security Minsk is hosting another meeting of the CIS Council of Permanent Plenipotentiary Representatives.
10:57 SocietyLebedev comments on Belarus’ 2024 elections results “Belarusians truly care about how Belarus will develop, what policy and course the new parliament will pursue,” Sergei Lebedev said.
10:49 SocietyMilorad Dodik: President Lukashenko is a man of peace The interview brought up the historic visit of Aleksandr Lukashenko to what was then Yugoslavia in 1999, in the midst of the bombing of the country by NATO forces.
10:36 SocietyBelarus drafting decree on radioactive waste storage facility The document will improve safety at all stages of radioactive waste management in the country through the creation of a radioactive waste long-term storage system.