10:53 SocietyBelarus hosts almost 64,000 visa-waiver travelers since 1 January Since 1 January 2023, Belarus has hosted 46,406 citizens of Lithuania, 10,040 citizens and 2,674 non-citizens of Latvia, and 5,633 Polish citizens as part of its visa-waiver program.
10:51 SportPalova-Snowball 3x3 in Minsk The shopping center Stolitsa turned into a basketball court at the weekend hosting the Palova-Snowball 3x3 basketball tournament. Fourteen men's men's and women's teams of Belarus and Russia competed in the event this year.
10:47 PartnersWorld Triathlon Championship Series Abu Dhabi begins Friday at Yas Marina Circuit Preparations are in full swing to host the World Triathlon Championship Series Abu Dhabi, presented by Daman, which will be held on 3rd and 4th March.
10:41 EconomyBelarusian steel mill BMZ mulls over investment projects with industrial companies This year the plant is mulling over investment projects with such enterprises as SITOMO, Polesieelektromash, Legmash Plant and Minsk Bearing Plant.
10:36 SportZakalFest in Mogilev About 60 people took part in ZakalFest, a cold training sports festival, in Podnikolie Park in Mogilev.
10:25 PartnersLake Toba's F1 Powerboat successfully completed: InJourney The state-owned tourism and aviation holding, InJourney, said that the 2023 F1 Powerboat World Championship (F1H2O) at Lake Toba, Muliaraja Napitupulu Harbor area, Balige, North Sumatra on February 25-26 was held successfully.
10:06 PresidentLukashenko sends Independence Day greetings to Dominican Republic The head of state has expressed conviction that in spite of the thousands of kilometers between Minsk and Santo Domingo the two countries will be able to find effective ways to expand mutually beneficial cooperation in many areas, and in industry and agriculture in the first place.
09:47 SportBelarus' NOC president meets with Children of Asia Committee head President of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Belarus Viktor Lukashenko has met with Director General of the Children of Asia Games International Committee Vladimir Maksimov in Novokuznetsk, Russia.
09:24 SocietyCEC head: Belarus does its best to protect electoral process from external interference The work to update the national security concept is underway in Belarus. The updated Election Code has recently came into force. This creates a necessary basis to counter attempts to interfere in our internal affairs during election campaigns.
09:05 PoliticsCIS plenipotentiaries to discuss proposals to draft agenda of CIS Heads of Government meeting The CIS plenipotentiaries are expected to discuss the activity of the CIS observation mission at the presidential and parliamentary elections, as well as referendums in the CIS member states in 2021-2022.
14:31 SportNOC president: Sports cooperation with China is crucial for Belarus It is imperative for Belarus to further develop cooperation with the People's Republic of China in sports, President of the National Olympic Committee (NOC) of Belarus Viktor Lukashenko said after he took part in the Minsk Ski Track 2023 relay race in Raubichi on 25 February.
14:29 In PicturesCelebrations to mark 105th anniversary of Armed Forces and Defenders of Fatherland Day The Stalin Line historical and cultural complex hosted festive events to mark the 105th anniversary of the Armed Forces and the Defenders of the Fatherland Day.
14:06 PresidentLukashenko unbothered by harassment of Belarus', Russia's representatives at international venues For example, at a session of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly the other day a Latvian MP insulted a Russian MP in totally not diplomatic terms. Chairman of the International Affairs Commission of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Andrei Savinykh also encountered provocations.
13:48 In PicturesMaslenitsa in Vitebsk The Golden Maslenitsa in the Golden Ring festival was held in the cultural and historical complex Golden Ring of Vitebsk Dvina on 25 February.
13:44 PresidentLukashenko calls Poland's border crossing restrictions ‘an idiotic move' Speaking about the role of “the director of the boom gate” that the Polish government is trying on for size, reporters pointed out that these decisions had also affected shipping companies that deliver cargoes to Asia.