12:37 PartnersLee Hae-in 2nd in women's short program at figure skating worlds South Korean figure skater Lee Hae-in ranked second in the women's singles short program at the world championships Wednesday, brightening hopes of bringing home the first medal from the annual competition in 10 years.
12:23 SocietyNew air defense missile regiment set up in Belarus In the course of setting up the new army unit close attention was paid to creating modern military infrastructure and educational and material basis, to organizing comfortable accommodation for the personnel, to social security of the military personnel and their families, the source said.
11:26 SportIvashka, Sasnovich off to good start at Miami Open Ilya Ivashka of Belarus cruised past Daniel Altmaier of Germany, 6-2, 6-1, in the Miami Open first round.
11:03 PartnersChina launches four meteorological satellites China successfully sent four meteorological satellites into space from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China on Wednesday.
10:41 EconomyBelarus signs industrial cooperation agreements with Russia's Chechnya This year Orsha Linen Mill, Mogotex and Svitanak will supply fabric and knitwear to Grozny to produce ready-made garments at the enterprises of the Chechen Republic.
09:59 PartnersADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon to launch December 16th Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) and ADNOC have today confirmed that the next edition of the ADNOC Abu Dhabi Marathon will take place on December 16th, 2023.
09:58 SocietyExhibition on Khatyn tragedy opens in Helsinki The exposition has been developed jointly with the National Archives of Belarus and the Khatyn Memorial Complex.
09:21 PoliticsUK ambassador: World knows little about Belarus' sufferings during war years The world still knows little about the Belarusians' sufferings during the war, UK Ambassador to Belarus Jacqueline Perkins told the media as she, along with other diplomats and senior officials of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, took part in the commemorative events on the occasion of the 80th anniversary of the Khatyn tragedy on 22 March.
09:00 PresidentLukashenko sends National Day greetings to Pakistan “This date is a true symbol of the establishment and inviolability of the sovereignty of your country, which is confidently following an independent path of development despite external challenges,” the head of state said. “Belarus attaches great importance to the traditionally good relations with Pakistan, based on the principles of mutual respect and friendship.”
19:59 EconomyNAIP working to raise investments for Belarusian startups For two years in a row Belagroprombank has been running a nationwide contest program Startup Marathon designed to support startups and small innovative businesses in Belarus. NAIP cooperates with the bank to support the development of the startup movement.
19:20 SocietyBelarusian report on fulfilling nuclear safety convention presented in IAEA Gosatomnadzor Head Olga Lugovskaya led the Belarusian delegation. She informed participants of the meeting about the fulfillment of Belarus' commitments within the framework of the convention since 2017 and up till now, about changes and progress in implementation of the first nuclear energy program.
18:36 SocietyBelarusian scientists take part in Agro-Industrial Forum 2023 in Russia's Ufa “At the forum the NASB delegation is looking for potential partners in the agro-industrial complex for mutually beneficial cooperation. This is of special importance in the run-up to the 10th Forum of Regions of Belarus and Russia, which is due in Ufa on 26-28 June,” the press service said.
18:20 PoliticsBelarus slams report on human rights violations as ‘true hypocrisy' “Belarus, like most developing countries in this room, believes that the OHCHR and the entire UN should work to preserve the peaceful coexistence of nations, rather than encourage disinformation, confrontation and pressure on sovereign states. Once again I want to thank those of you who supported Belarus and opposed the pressure on my country in the Council,” Larisa Belskaya said.
18:02 SocietySyrian ambassador: People should unite to prevent the Khatyn tragedy from repeating “This is a terrible tragedy. What happened in Khatyn and other villages is really sad. We regret the deaths of so many people and hope that such tragedies will not repeat. However, 80 years after the tragedy we can see that history is repeating itself. Unfortunately, fascism is showing up again. We believe that all people must unite to oppose fascism so that this tragedy never happens again,” the diplomat said.
17:49 PoliticsBelarus resolutely condemns report on ‘human rights violations' at UN meeting Belarus lives and develops despite the pressure and hysteria whipped up by a number of Western countries or false reports about the country, Larisa Belskaya said as she commented on the report on "human rights violations" in Belarus.