16:25 SportSix Belarusians to play at US Open in New York Former world number one Victoria Azarenka, currently ranked 18 will open against world number 190 Fiona Ferro of France. Belarus' world number 92 Aliaksandra Sasnovich will take on Poland's world number 24 Magda Linette. Belarus' world number 2 Aryna Sabalenka will play world number 112 Maryna Zanevska of Belgium.
15:32 EconomyMAZ ships first batch of third-generation trolleybuses to Russia's Kazan “All in all, 25 trolleybuses will be delivered to the capital of Tatarstan by the end of August. The new vehicles will be a City Day gift for local residents from the municipal administration,” the press service noted.
14:46 SocietyBelarus to host CSTO exercise on counteracting biological threats The Barrier 2023 special exercise involving the CSTO radiation, chemical and biological protection and medical support unit will take place at the Brestsky military training area.
14:20 In PicturesCities of the World: Yerevan Yerevan, one of the world's oldest cities, attracts millions of tourists every year. The capital of Armenia is famous for its numerous sights - architectural monuments, natural reserves, memorial complexes, as well as many talented artists and filmmakers. Local flavor can be felt in everything, but especially in music.
14:06 SportWTA rankings: Sasnovich down to number 92 ahead of US Open Last week Aliaksandra Sasnovich ranked 68th but lost in the second round in Cleveland and went down to number 92.
13:24 EconomyAgriculture minister opines on prospects for commercial walnut production in Belarus According to him, Belarus is prepared for any challenges related to nature and starts growing new crops keeping up with climate change. “We are already growing melons and other gourds. Some 20 years ago, no one probably believed that we could grow walnuts. In fact, few people grew walnuts,” Sergei Bartosh said.
12:34 PoliticsBelarus' FM: Transition to a multi-polar world is irreversible The transition to a multi-polar world is already irreversible, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Belarus Sergei Aleinik told the ONT TV channel commenting on the outcomes of the 15th BRICS Summit in the Republic of South Africa, BelTA informs.
12:09 PartnersWellens finishes second at Renewi Tour Tim Wellens put in a brave ride to move into the lead of the Renewi Tour in Belgium. Despite suffering a slow front wheel puncture, the UAE Team Emirates rider was able to push through to the line in the front group and even took second in the sprint to the line won by Mike Teunissen (Intermarche-Wanty).
11:57 SocietyForeign observers invited to CSTO exercise in Belarus Representatives from China, Iran, Saudi Arabia and Mongolia have been invited to observe the CSTO exercise in Belarus, Chief of the CSTO Joint Staff Anatoly Sidorov told a briefing on 28 August.
11:47 SocietyChief of CSTO Joint Staff: CSTO is ready for exercise in Belarus Preparations for the CSTO exercise to be held in Belarus in early September have been completed, Chief of the CSTO Joint Staff Anatoly Sidorov told a briefing on 28 August, BelTA has learned.
11:38 PartnersChina's Chen/Jia into 4th women's doubles final at badminton worlds Defending champions Chen Qingchen and Jia Yifan defeated their Chinese compatriots Zhang Shuxian and Zheng Yu 21-14, 21-16 here on Saturday and are set to make their fourth appearance in the women's doubles final of the BWF World Championships.
11:25 SocietyBelarus welcomes over 309,000 visa-waiver travelers since 1 January 2023 Some 694,614 people from the neighboring EU countries have visited Belarus since the launch of the visa-waiver program, including 438,969 citizens of Lithuania, 48,404 non-citizens and 158,4545 citizens of Latvia, and 48,696 Polish citizens.
11:00 PartnersPakistani mountaineer Naila Kiani aims to ascend Cho Oyu Renowned Pakistani fastest and only female mountaineer Naila Kiani after conquering all 8000-meter peaks within Pakistan, is now setting her sights on Cho Oyu ascending this September.
10:52 EconomyAgriculture minister: European companies are ready to work with Belarus Speaking about the European market, the minister noted and European manufacturers are ready to work with Belarus. “They are just hamstrung by the policy that is being pursued in their countries."
10:24 EconomyPlanting of winter rapeseed for grain on home stretch in Belarus Planting of winter rapeseed for grain is drawing to a close in Belarus, BelTA learned from the Agriculture and Food Ministry.