15:38 SocietyBelarusian police getting ready to respond to threats on single voting day Dmitry Rezenkov said: “The Republic of Belarus lives in anticipation of the elections that will take place on 25 February 2024. Law enforcement agencies and the population are getting ready for the elections."
15:13 SocietyNATO troops in Lithuania compared to occupation “Sometimes in social media we see videos of road signs in Lithuania that say: ‘Minsk is occupied by the Kremlin’. What makes them think we are occupied? We have a Union State. Let's now look at the Lithuanian constitution. It clearly prohibits the deployment of foreign states' military bases on the territory of the country,” Andrei Bogodel said.
14:36 SocietyBelarusian health resorts post record-high customer numbers in 2023 The year 2023 was a good one for the medical-focused health resorts. Positive dynamics was registered across all key performance figures.
13:24 SportBelarus’ Khaslakhanau earns UWW Player of January honors Abubakar Khaslakhanau of Belarus was named the best Greco-Roman wrestler of January. In January, the Belarusian claimed the champion title in the 97kg event at the major international tournament Zagreb Open. Abubakar Khaslakhanau goes third in the 97kg world rankings, Belarusian Pavel Hlinchuk is 12th.
13:13 SocietyBelarusian health resorts host 217,500 foreign guests in 2023 "The number of foreign guests increased by 15.5% over 2022 to 217,500. Revenue rose by 26% to Br311 million," the director of the center said.
12:53 SocietyAmbassador: Over 9,000 Chinese students study in Belarus “Our cooperation has grown in various fields, including education and inter-university cooperation. Now there are more than 700 Chinese students studying at this university. In Belarus as a whole there are more than 9,000 from China,” the ambassador said.
12:39 PresidentLukashenko names cooperation prospects with Russia’s Bryansk Oblast Aleksandr Lukashenko emphasized that Bryansk Oblast is one of Russia’s closest regions to Belarus. Belarus and Bryansk Oblast came to each other's aid back in the 1990s when the times were hard and there was a shortage of agricultural machinery.
12:32 EconomyBelarus’ export at record high in 2023 According to the Economy Ministry, Belarus’ export reached a record high since 2012. It means that the measures to redirect commodity flows to markets of friendly countries have been effective.
12:12 EconomyBelarus, Russia’s Astrakhan Oblast seek closer cooperation in light industry, oil and gas sector “It is quite right that the prime minister criticized the work in the light industry sector. We meant to visit the footwear enterprise today, especially since it already cooperates with Belarus and supplies us with materials,” Belarusian Ambassador to Russia Dmitry Krutoi said.
12:11 EconomyRussia’s Bryansk Oblast interested in Belarus’ construction services Alexander Bogomaz noted that many facilities are currently under construction in Bryansk Oblast. Belarusian specialists are also involved in construction projects in the region. For example, companies from Mogilev Oblast and Gomel Oblast are building housing stock.
11:15 SocietyBelarus’ PM arrives in Almaty for Eurasian Intergovernmental Council meeting The Belarusian head of government departed from Russia’s Astrakhan, where he held talks with Astrakhan Oblast Governor Igor Babushkin and discussed prospects for cooperation.
10:56 SocietyDelegation of Belarus’ Justice Ministry visits Azerbaijan A delegation of the Belarusian Justice Ministry headed by First Deputy Minister Natalya Filippova is in Azerbaijan on a visit, BelTA has learned from the press service of the Justice Ministry.
10:42 SocietyGulevich: Belarus’ updated military doctrine can serve as basis for settling situation in Europe Belarus’ updated military doctrine can serve as a basis for settling the situation in Europe, Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces - First Deputy Minister of Defense Viktor Gulevich said as he addressed the members of the House of Representatives in Minsk on 31 January, BelTA learned.
10:19 EconomyBelarus seeks participation in Astrakhan Oblast construction projects Belarus is considering the participation of its builders in the design and construction projects in Astrakhan Oblast, Russia, Belarusian First Deputy Architecture and Construction Minister Oleg Shvets told the media, BelTA has learned.
09:42 EconomyIndustry ministries of Belarus, Zimbabwe sign memorandum of cooperation The Industry Ministry of Belarus and the Ministry of Industry and Trade of Zimbabwe have signed a memorandum of cooperation, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Industry Ministry.