09:04 PoliticsRussia's Foreign Ministry spokeswoman slams calls for sanctions against Belarus' companies Russia's Foreign Ministry Spokeswoman Maria Zakharova wrote in her Telegram channel that the calls to introduce sanctions against Belarus' industry giants are an act of extraordinary wickedness.
09:03 PoliticsUkrainian MP: Belarus' government prioritizes national interests National interests are at the heart of the policy pursued by the Belarusian authorities, a member of Ukraine's Verkhovna Rada Evgeny Shevchenko told the ONT TV channel.
09:00 SocietyBelarus' civil aviation chief calls sanctions against Belavia ‘toothless bite' “The sanctions the Europeans have imposed on us are like a ‘toothless bite'. It feels unpleasant and disgusting, but not painful,” Artyom Sikorsky emphasized.
19:57 EconomyBelarusian BelAZ starts testing new aircraft tug The tug is designed to tow aircraft with the takeoff weight of up to 150 tonnes. The testing of the prototype is supposed to be finished by the end of 2021. A compliance certificate will be issued.
19:19 PoliticsCSTO secretary general concerned about failing long-term security mechanisms According to Stanislav Zas, people, who live on the Eurasian continent from the English Channel to Vladivostok, remain concerned about the development of the security situation.
18:47 PoliticsKochanova: Kazakhstan is Belarus' friend, ally and strategic partner The parliament speaker believes that the countries have good cooperation prospects in absolutely all areas, including economy.
18:36 EconomyMembers of Eurasian Economic Commission to visit Belarus on 21-22 June A delegation of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) led by Chairman of the EEC Board Mikhail Myasnikovich will visit Belarus on 21-22 June.
18:14 EconomyAsia viewed as one of key markets for Belarus “The Asian market is crucial for the companies affiliated with the Industry Ministry. This market holds a lot of promise, since Asian countries are experiencing solid economic growth. And we see that the products of our enterprises can be in great demand in this market,” the deputy minister said.
17:58 SocietyBelarusian State University climbs up in QS World University Rankings In the latest edition of the QS World University Rankings that was published on 9 June, Belarusian State University (BSU) ranked 295th, climbing up 22 positions. This is the highest the BSU has even placed in the rankings.
17:39 EconomyDeputy minister: Belarus' disagreements with Russia's food safety watchdog are over Aleksei Bogdanov added that in January-April this year, the export of Belarusian foodstuffs to Russia increased by 4.9% year-on-year to reach $1.4 billion. In the same period food imports from Russia increased by 8.1% and amounted to $495 million.
17:26 EconomyWestern sanctions to force Belarus to embrace tighter manufacturing cooperation with Russia The official said: “Russia is traditionally our main trade partner and the main partner as far as manufacturing cooperation is concerned. The existing situation when many European countries have declared they intend to enforce sanctions once again encourages us towards even tighter manufacturing cooperation."
17:19 SocietyBelaya Rus members tour Palace of Independence Members of the Grodno Oblast branch of the Belaya Rus public association toured the Palace of Independence in Minsk on 9 June.
16:55 EconomyBelarusian food exports to Asian region up by 13 times in past five years Belarusian food exports to the Asian region have increased 13 times in the past five years, Belarusian Deputy Agriculture and Food Minister Aleksei Bogdanov said at the Belarusian-Asian Forum.
16:32 SportWoodcroft: I hope we do our homework after world championship Speaking about the preparations for the tournament in Bratislava, the Canadian specialist said that he would rely on the opinion of the national team leaders.