13:54 SocietyResearch standards of young Belarusian physicists praised In his speech Dmitry Mogilevtsev reminded that the first congress of Belarusian physicists took place in 2005 when the United Nations Organization declared the World Year of Physics.
13:26 SocietyThese Belarusians did not leave their town after Chernobyl accident. What do they think of that decision now? In the new episode of BelTA's Youtube project "After The Fact: Lukashenko's Decisions" we will focus on Chechersk, on how its residents learned about the Chernobyl accident and why they decided to stay or return to their town.
13:19 SocietyTentative plans to set up radioactive waste management enterprises in Chernobyl-affected areas In April Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko signed a decree on organizing a system for radioactive waste management. According to the press service of the head of state, the document is aimed at enabling the operation of a system for long-term storage and burial of such waste.
13:00 SocietyBelarusian artillerists finish training in Russia Units of the separate missile battalion equipped with the short-range ballistic missile system Iskander-M started active combat training at a permanent station. The personnel closely studied how tactical special munitions can be fired by Iskander-M systems.
12:55 EconomyBelarusian PM on working trip to Russian regions Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko is on a working visit to Russia's Novosibirsk, Irkutsk and Yekaterinburg on 26-28 April.
12:50 SocietyErdogan awards Belarusian rescue workers for earthquake relief assistance Igor Zarembo received a medal from the Turkish president while Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Türkiye Viktor Rybak received a letter of thanks signed by the Turkish minister of foreign affairs.
12:48 EconomyBelarus' fixed-capital investments at Br6.7bn in Q1 2023 As far as technologies are concerned, fixed-capital investments can be broken down into construction and installation work (48.6%), machines, equipment, and vehicles (37.4%), and other kinds of work and costs (14%).
12:41 EconomyBelarus' central bank to cut refinancing rate to 10% on 2 May The interest rate on overnight loans will be decreased from 11.5% to 11%, with the interest rate on overnight deposits down from 9.5% to 9% per annum.
12:36 PartnersManchester City Abu Dhabi Cup returns in 2024 The Manchester City Abu Dhabi Cup will return in February 2024, building on the success of this year's tournament.
12:28 EconomyEAEU to sign agreement on unified system of customs transit with third parties The draft agreement determines the basic principles of the unified system of customs transit of the Union and a third country.
12:15 PartnersPersian leopard spotted on camera in SW Iran A Persian leopard has been spotted for the first time at the Sabzkouh protected area in the Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari province in southwestern Iran, according to thee provincial head of Iran's Environment Protection Organization.
12:08 SocietyBelarus hosts almost 520,000 visa-waiver travelers Belarus has hosted 518,749 arrivals since the launch of the visa-waiver program for the neighboring EU countries, BelTA learned from the State Border Committee of Belarus.
11:47 PartnersChina unveils blueprint for deep-space exploration development China has drawn a blueprint for future deep-space exploration development involving probing the moon, asteroids, comets, and other planets in our solar system.
11:07 SportViktor Lukashenko: Olympics is the main goal for Belarusian athletes Viktor Lukashenko stressed that Belarus has always adhered to the principles of Olympism, Belarusian athletes have never violated the Olympic rules and have always treated their counterparts from other countries with respect.
10:53 SportBelarus' NOC to continue dialogue with international sports federations According to the head of the NOC of Belarus, lately the International Olympic Committee seemed to have made steps towards the Belarusian and Russian athletes. However, the international sports federations have been vested with the right to make final decisions.