16:04 PresidentLukashenko comments on Chinese balloon incident over USA “You understand well what the situation in the world is today. China will not be left in peace,” the Belarusian leader said.
15:51 PresidentLukashenko: Visit to Kiev is a PR move as part of Biden's pitch for re-election The Belarusian head of state noted that Biden's visit to Ukraine is one of the series of events alongside with the Chinese balloon incident. “The visit of Joe Biden to Kiev had a similar purpose. Such a petty, inappropriate move,” the Belarusian leader said.
15:31 PresidentLukashenko expects serious consequences for failure to hear China's stance on conflict in Ukraine Asked about China's role in the resolution of international problems, Aleksandr Lukashenko stressed that he evaluates it very simply: no problem in the world can be resolved without China nowadays.
14:40 PoliticsBelarus' senator describes atmosphere at OSCE PA Winter Meeting as tense “The Belarusian delegation participates in all the events of the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly Winter Meeting in Vienna,” Sergei Rachkov added.
14:00 SocietyPromo timed to Defenders of Fatherland and Armed Forces Day The group of developers congratulates its customers on this holiday and offers special terms to purchase real estate.
13:37 EconomyCompletion rate of Belarusian nuclear power plant's second unit at 98% The Belarusian nuclear power plant is the most important project for the power engineering industry. The first unit of the nuclear power plant underwent the first scheduled maintenance in 2022. The first reloading of fresh nuclear fuel into the reactor core was fulfilled as part of the scheduled maintenance.
13:21 EconomyBelarus' vice-premier: Industry performed well in 2022 The manufacturing industry performed well in 2022 and showed good results against all odds, Belarus' Deputy Prime Minister Piotr Parkhomchik told journalists prior to the meeting of the final collegium of the Industry Ministry.
12:45 SocietyBelarusian households use 1.7 times more power for heating, hot water supply in 2022 Viktor Karankevich said: “In 2022 the industry's organizations accomplished tasks and hit key targets specified by the government. Needs of the real sector of the economy and the population (heat and electricity, natural gas, peat fuel briquettes) were met in full.”
12:43 EconomyBelarus' central bank to reduce refinancing rate to 11% on 1 March The interest rate on overnight loans will be decreased from 12.5% to 12%, with the interest rate on overnight deposits down from 10.5% to 10% per annum.
12:19 EconomyBelarusian nuclear power plant in for scheduled preventive repair in Q4 2023 A regular nuclear fuel reloading will take place as well. There are a total of 163 fuel rod arrays with fresh nuclear fuel in the nuclear reactor core. About 25% of them have to be replaced every year.
12:04 EconomyEnergy Ministry: Russian gas price remains unchanged for Belarus in 2023 The price for Russian gas for Belarus in 2023 will be the same as in 2022 , Belarusian Energy Minister Viktor Karankevich told reporters.
12:02 EconomyBelarus establishes strategic relations with Turkiye, India in 2022 Nikolai Borisevich spoke about the work carried out by the center to balance two main areas: procurement and support of foreign economic activity.
11:58 SocietyLeadership of Belarus' Security Council, Defense Ministry lay flowers at Victory Monument On the Defenders of Fatherland and Armed Forces Day employees of the State Secretariat of the Security Council led by State Secretary Aleksandr Volfovich and representatives of the Defense Ministry headed by Defense Minister Viktor Khrenin laid flowers at the Victory Monument.
11:11 PartnersChina unveils 6 most remarkable archaeological finds of 2022 Six historic sites dating back to the Paleolithic period at the earliest were listed as China's new archaeological discoveries of 2022 at a forum on Wednesday.