19:32 SocietyBelarus takes in over 38,000 Ukrainian citizens since 1 January 2023 A total of 112,974 Ukrainian nationals have arrived in Belarus since 24 February 2022. According to the committee, 15,890 people arrived in Belarus directly from the territory of Ukraine. 77,340 citizens of Ukraine came to Belarus via Poland, 18,591 via Lithuania and 4,153 via Latvia.
19:08 SocietyAir Force Day described as symbol of aviation's past accomplishments in service of Belarus Viktor Khrenin said: “It is a celebration of those, who truly make up the gold legacy of our state. The experience of wars and armed conflicts indicates that combat cannot be successful without air superiority. This is why our country pays close attention to the development of aviation.”
18:52 PoliticsAntifascist congress in Minsk passes resolution The congress calls on the international community and, first of all, the United Nations Organization for a comprehensive and objective assessment of the current events in the countries where fascist ideology is being revived.
18:27 In PicturesHot air balloon festival in China A hundred colorful hot air balloons hovered over Zhangye Danxia Geopark in China's northwestern Gansu Province at the park's third hot air balloon festival
18:26 EconomyTransshipment of Belarusian exports via Russia to triple in 2023 Vitaly Savelyev said: “For example, this year we will exceed our target. This target is three times larger than last year's target. The same applies to other cargoes, which targets are also three times larger than they were last year.”
18:09 SportGrodno Oblast governor inaugurates sports ground in Ostrovets, welcomes interest in sport The multifunctional sport ground that recently opened in the town of Ostrovets as part of the Sport for All project is very important, Grodno Oblast Governor Vladimir Karanik told reporters,
18:06 EconomyBelarus, Russia sign agreement on international transportation by road The realization of the document will enable coastal shipping of freight across Russia provided the conditions the agreement specifies are met. The document's implementation will also allow gradually transitioning to international freight transportation by road without any permits at all by 1 January 2030.
17:40 EconomyBelarus, Kyrgyzstan's Issyk Kul Oblast show interest in joint business projects Representatives of the administration of the region and the business community of both countries considered the prospect of implementing joint business projects in the processing of fruit and vegetable products and potatoes.
17:27 SocietyIn Pictures: Belarus gearing up for new school year Secondary school No. 45 in Mogilev has everything ready for the Day of Knowledge celebrated on 1 September. In the 2023/2024 academic year, more than 2,600 students will attend this school.
17:02 SocietyAnti-Fascist Congress participants lay flowers in Khatyn Participants of the 2nd International Anti-Fascist Congress, representatives of military delegations from various countries laid flowers at the Eternal Flame and planted a tree of memory in the Khatyn memorial complex.
16:46 EconomyUniversities of Belarus, Russia's Tomsk sign agreement on cooperation The document enshrines the intentions to cooperate in the development and application of standards and other normative documents on standardization, training manuals and methodological documents.
16:14 SportSabalenka advances to Cincinnati Masters quarterfinal Belarus' world number two Aryna Sabalenka has moved to the Cincinnati Masters quarterfinal, dispatching world number 13 Daria Kasatkina of Russia, 7-5, 2-6, 6-4.
15:52 In PicturesHot summer day in Minsk Kids are splashing in fountains as a heatwave bakes the Belarusian capital
15:27 EconomyDeputy minister: Belarus' economy keeps growing “The economy has come close to the so-called target trajectory. We expect the target of a 3% GDP growth to be reached in 9 months. There is a low base effect across some industries. All in all, we see that the economy is not losing momentum and is growing monthly,” Andrei Kartun said.
14:31 EconomyInvestment activity in Belarus recovering, Economy Ministry says An increase in investment activity points to the steady nature of recovery trends. Fixed-capital investments grew by 7.8% in January-July 2023. It was the first time the growth had been so high for the last few years, Andrei Kartun said.