17:30 EconomyBelarus suspends export of grain The temporary ban will apply to the export of these goods to the EAEU member states, regardless of their country of origin, as well as to the export outside the EAEU customs territory when these goods are placed under the customs procedures of export, temporary export, processing outside the customs territory and re-export.
17:03 SocietyBelarusian, Russian air force units to begin joint standby alert at Belarusian airfield in summer Igor Golub remarked that in late 2020 the Belarusian and Russian defense ministers authorized an action plan of air defense duty forces of the Belarusian-Russian joint regional air defense system.
16:48 SportSafety of Belarus' athletes at Tokyo Olympics named a priority Safety and health of Belarusian athletes who will take part in the Tokyo Olympics are among the priorities for Belarus at the forthcoming Olympic Games, Healthcare Minister Dmitry Pinevich said at the international conference “Tokyo Olympics: 100 Days to Go”.
16:35 PoliticsKochanova: The pandemic has affected the established practices in international relations In her speech Natalya Kochanova talked about challenges and threats amid the pandemic. She mentioned Belarus' initiative in favor of launching a global dialogue on security and the latest innovations in the Belarusian legislation in the sphere of national security and public order.
16:24 PresidentLukashenko, Nazarbayev hold phone conversation The parties discussed the state of bilateral relations and the main areas of cooperation.
16:12 EconomyBelarus joins Geneva Act on legal protection of industrial designs Belarus has signed a law to accede to the Geneva Act of the Hague Agreement Concerning the International Registration of Industrial Designs. The Geneva Act governs the international system of registration and legal protection of industrial designs (design of products), the committee explained.
15:17 EconomyPrices for 55% of goods regulated in Belarus The official said: “Inflation is above the projections now. The consumer price index totaled 108.5% year-on-year. As for the consumer price index of socially important goods, the figure stands at 7.1%. We've made some decisions to help reduce inflation. We estimate this effect at minus 0.8 percentage points.”
15:09 SocietyMatviyenko: International terrorism remains a major security problem International terrorism remains a major security problem, Chairperson of the Federation Council of the Russian Federal Assembly Valentina Matviyenko told the media.
14:46 SportMinister: Sport is not a place for political games, manipulations Unfortunately, contrary to the main idea of Pierre de Coubertin "Oh sport, you are peace!" the Olympic Games are turning into an element of political games, a policy of double standards, Sergei Kovalchuk said.
14:25 SocietyProject by BelTA's photographer on display in Hermitage Oksana Manchuk has presented eight works depicting the Student Village in Minsk. The project is called Babylon. It celebrates students who come from various foreign countries to study in Belarus.
14:00 SocietyMinsk World: Give your child a happy childhood! According to psychologists, a big city is not the best place for a child. It takes a lot of time and effort to get to school, kindergarten or even a park and there are no conditions for an active lifestyle near home.
13:58 SportBelarus' NOC pledges further support to national sports medicine The success of an individual athlete is the comprehensive effort of not only a coach, a sports functionary, but also a specialist responsible for the most important thing in our lives - health,” said NOC President Viktor Lukashenko.
13:58 In PicturesWorks by BelTA's photographer in Hermitage Oksana Manchuk has presented eight works depicting the Student Village in Minsk.
13:45 EconomySteady operation of banking industry in Belarus ensured The official said: “Despite a decrease in individual financial indicators primarily due to the realization of credit risks the steady operation of the banking sector is ensured. Financial stability indicators are within an acceptable range.”
13:41 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 update: 1,222 new cases, 1,348 recoveries The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 340,023 cases. A total of 330,483 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.