18:53 EconomyBelarus' agricultural export 6.5% up in January-July In January-July 2020, Belarus' agricultural and food export totaled $3.2 billion, up by 6.5%, or $196.6 million year-on-year. The deliveries of Belarus' major export commodities increased. For example, the export of meat and meat products rose by 14.8% to $572.3 million.
18:24 EconomyNinety Belarusian companies willing to take part in China International Import Expo We have done our part, compiling a list of participants from Belarus that comprises 90 enterprises. We have also designed the national stand that will resemble Mir Castle, Chairman of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Vladimir Ulakhovich said.
18:23 SportAzarenka defeats Venus Williams in Rome 2020 opener Belarusian world number 14 Victoria Azarenka opened her Internazionali BNL d'Italia campaign with a victory over U.S. world number 70 Venus Williams, 7-6 (9-7), 6-2.
18:14 SocietyBelarus, Russia discuss military cooperation The parties discussed the implementation of the plan of cooperation between the defense ministries of the two countries.
18:07 SocietyBelarusian government continues helping stranded Jewish pilgrims There are a total of 2,558 Hasidic pilgrims in Belarus, 1,200 of whom are in districts close to the Ukrainian border, who sought to enter Ukraine in order to celebrate the New Year on 19 September according to the Jewish calendar.
17:48 PoliticsBelarus, Azerbaijan discuss economic cooperation “The parties discussed the main areas of Belarus-Azerbaijan cooperation in the trade and economic sector,” the ministry said.
17:39 PresidentLukashenko talks about political party system development in Belarus Aleksandr Lukashenko stated that 15 political parties are registered with the Justice Ministry at present. “But we understand that those are not political parties. When ten of them deviate from their charters and goals and demand a new presidential election," he said.
17:31 PresidentLukashenko talks about new Constitution, common vision of country's future According to Aleksandr Lukashenko, the new Constitution will have to specify a system of checks and balances. All the relevant innovations will have to be discussed during the next Belarusian People's Congress.
17:29 PresidentLukashenko: Time of barricades and rallies is over, we need to continue development “We are not standing still. We are constantly on the move. The country is developing, the welfare of people is gradually improving. I do not understand what other changes are needed. We just need to accelerate,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
17:23 PartnersMalaysian carmaker Proton launches new car with Geely partnership Malaysian national carmaker Proton rolled out the X50 Sports Utility Vehicle (SUV) on Tuesday from the partnership with China's Geely.
17:22 PresidentLukashenko: Together we will restore normal life in Belarus “There is a lot of work ahead of us. I have already said that the system relies on people who are loyal to our country. The recent months have shown that they are the majority,” the head of state believes.
16:55 PresidentLukashenko calls on government officials to improve public outreach “We need to work with the society more effectively and move to a new level of interaction. Perhaps, we could set up local platforms for dialogue within organizations with a constructive attitude. Yes, we should do this,” the head of state said.
16:44 PresidentBelarus' nuclear power plant commissioning to be timed to 7 November “I invite everyone. I think that on 7 November, which is a remarkable day for us, we will be able to go there and say that we have generated the first electricity at our nuclear power plant,” the head of state said.
16:43 PresidentPreparations for All-Belarus People's Congress seen as important political task “We will continue moving forward. A new five-year period is ahead, and it should be a breakthrough for Belarus,” the president said.
16:31 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus should not lose fraternal Ukrainian nation “Everything can be fixed, including economy, trade, and diplomatic relations. However, the spiritual bonds between our people should not split,” the head of state said.