10:31 SocietyOpinion: Failure of second wave of protests pushed Belarus' opposition to turn to plot The failure of the second wave of protests prompted the opposition to turn to external forces and to resort to a plot to overthrow the current government, political analyst Aleksandr Shpakovsky told the SB. Belarus Segodnya newspaper.
09:29 EconomyBelarusians' remittances to other countries up by 31.9% in Q1 According to analytical data of the National Bank, in Q1 2021 remittances of Belarusians to foreign countries increased by 31.9% year-on-year, BelTA informs.
09:03 SportLukashenko congratulates Belarus' gymnasts on medals at FIG World Cup in Uzbekistan Aleksandr Lukashenko expressed confidence that, possessing brilliant skills and a distinctive style and led by experienced coaches the Belarusian gymnasts will be able to reach Olympic heights.
09:01 PresidentLukashenko sends birthday greetings to Cuba president Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has sent a letter of birthday greetings to Cuba President Miguel Mario Díaz-Canel Bermúdez.
23:08 In PicturesWild horses of Nalibokskaya Pushcha In 2019, the Nalibokskaya Pushcha National Landscape Reserve (Naliboki Forest) received several wild horses of the konik breed as a gift from the Netherlands.
19:57 SocietyNotary chambers of Belarus, Uzbekistan sign cooperation memorandum The initiative of the Uzbek side to document the cooperation that had been established was approved by the board of the Belarusian Chamber of Notaries.
19:43 PoliticsDiplomatic missions of CSTO member states to raise awareness about CSTO's work In the run-up to sessions of CSTO charter bodies, which are due in April-May, a plan on consultations of the CSTO member states' representatives on matters of foreign policy, security, and defense in H2 2021-H1 2022 was discussed and approved.
19:21 SocietyBelarusian air force, air defense units in live-fire tactical exercise The troops practiced using air defense missile systems Strela-10, man-portable air defense missile systems Igla, and air defense cannon and missile systems Tunguska.
18:57 SocietyBelarus to debut at Arabian Travel Market in Dubai In 2019, the exhibition drew 40,000 representatives of the tourism industry from 151 countries, including government delegations, tour operators and travel agents, airline, travel bloggers and organizations specializing in MICE tourism.
18:39 EconomyRosselkhoznadzor lifts import restrictions for three Belarusian companies The cleared meat producers will have to undergo enhanced laboratory control. These are the Mstislavsky branch of Babushkina Krynka; Borisov Meat Packing Plant No.1 (with some exceptions) and the Skidel Poultry Farm subsidiary of Agrokombinat Skidelsky.
18:31 SocietyBelavia extends suspension of flights to Almaty till 16 May The Belarusian air carrier Belavia has extended suspension of air travel to Budapest and Ashgabat till 30 April, to Almaty till 16 May 2021.
18:27 EconomyExport of metal products via BUCE up 68% in Q1 2021 In Q1 2021, 5,100 tonnes of scrap and ferrous and non-ferrous metal waste and goods from these materials worth a total of $5.5 million were exported via BUCE, which was up by 32% in natural terms and up by 68% in monetary terms year-on-year.
18:08 PoliticsWHO ready to keep providing technical, advisory support to Belarus Tedros Ghebreyesus, for his part, confirmed the organization's readiness to continue providing Belarus with technical and advisory support in the fight against COVID-19, including with the country's vaccine production.
17:59 PoliticsFM: Belarus has never threatened anyone and never will "Vladimir Makei informed the ICRC president about the situation in Belarus, stressing that Belarus has never threatened neighboring countries or the region as a whole and never will," the press service said.
17:43 PoliticsFM: Belarus committed to international human rights agreements Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei met with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet during a working visit to Switzerland on 19 April.