10:39 EconomyTransit traffic through Belarus to SCO countries up by 20% in 2023 The transit traffic through Belarus to the SCO member states increased by 20% in 2023, BelTA learned from the State Customs Committee.
10:16 EconomyNearly 6.67m tonnes of grain, including rapeseed, cropped in Belarus As of 22 August, 89.5% of area under grain crops and leguminous crops and some 88% of area under rapeseed was cleared in Belarus.
09:49 EconomyBelarus seeks to supply, potash fertilizers, machinery, food to Combodia Ambassador of Belarus to Russia Dmitry Krutoi has met with Ambassador-Designate of the Kingdom of Cambodia to the Russian Federation with concurrent accreditation in Belarus Pichkhun Panha, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian diplomatic mission.
09:38 PartnersAnadolu captures footage of historical Ihlamur Pavilion in Turkiye's Istanbul Anadolu captured drone footage of Ihlamur (Linden) Pavilion in Türkiye's Istanbul, constructed in 1849-1855 for the purpose of resting, horse riding and hunting during the reign of Ottoman Sultan Abdulmejid I.
09:12 EconomyNumber of bankrupt state-run companies down by over 18% since 1 January 2023 The number of state-run organizations undergoing economic insolvency (bankruptcy) proceedings has dropped by more than 18% since the start of the year, BelTA learned from the press service of the Economy Ministry.
09:06 PartnersSyrian children present their country's history and civilization in Minsk Syrian children on Sunday participated in an event held at the Belarusian National Health Education Center (Zubronok camp) under the title “Syrian-Belarusian Friendship Evening”.
09:01 EconomyParkhomchik, Manturov discuss Belarus-Russia investment projects Belarus' Deputy Prime Minister Piotr Parkhomchik held talks with Russia's Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Industry and Trade Denis Manturov in Moscow on 21 August, BelTA informs.
19:57 EconomyRussia's Altai Territory receives 15 loaders from Belarus' Amkodor The governor studied and tested the loaders to see whether they were up to high standards. According to him, they will contribute greatly to the effort to improve the region's road infrastructure and expressed confidence in the successful operation of the new equipment.
19:03 EconomyEconomy Ministry: Belarus' SME support infrastructure is growing bigger Olga Rusinovich made a presentation on the role of SME support infrastructure in building managerial competences.
17:50 SocietyBelarus takes part in Xi'an Silk Road International Tourism Expo in China A delegation of the Belarusian Embassy in China visited the city of Xi'an in Shaanxi Province to participate in the Xi'an Silk Road International Tourism Expo 2023, BelTA learned from the Belarusian diplomatic mission in Beijing.
17:26 EconomyMinsk Oblast, China's Guangdong Province discuss cooperation roadmap Minsk Oblast Executive Committee played host to a working meeting of Chairwoman of the Economy Committee Kseniya Sosedchik with a delegation from Guangdong Province. The parties discussed the cooperation roadmap, BelTA learned from the press service of the Minsk Oblast Executive Committee.
16:46 PoliticsBelarus' MFA comments on closure of checkpoints by Lithuania The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus has commented on Lithuania's decision to close two checkpoints on the border with Belarus, BelTA informs.
16:14 EconomyBelarus' vice-premier: Time to fly our own aircraft According to Piotr Parkhomchik, it is necessary to build additional facilities for machining and assembly of these aircraft. And this must be done promptly. Another initiative provides for cooperation between Belarusian and Russian aircraft companies.
16:00 In PicturesFauna of Tibet Coqen County of Ngari County, Tibet Autonomous Region, China, is rich in lakes and wide steppe pastures, which are home to herds of kiang, Tibetan gazelles and other wild animals.
15:24 SportYauheni Karaliok wins Tour of Belarus 2023 The final leg of the race took place in Novogrudok. Competing for medals were cyclists from France, Morocco, Philippines, the UAE and Russia. Yauhen Sobal finished second, Kiryl Kavaliou was third.