17:50 EconomySales of vegetable oils, feed additives via BUCE double since January The sales of vegetable oils and feed additives via the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange (BUCE) have doubled since the beginning of 2020, BUCE spokesperson Roman Yaniv told BelTA.
17:39 SocietyPrime minister: We cannot put restrictions on people of art but we have to nurture their character Roman Golovchenko pointed out that the university trains people, who are destined to become a pillar of Belarusian culture, stars in time. The graduates will deliver to the masses what professors of the university instill into their students, he noted.
17:23 SocietyEAEU to launch mobile app to facilitate free travel amid COVID-19 The EAEU plans to develop a mobile application that will help its users plan their upcoming trip, find the closest laboratory to get tested for COVID-19, and, if needed, provide its results in the form of a QR code in the app.
17:15 EconomyMozyr dairy company to use innovative solutions to extend product shelf life Mozyr Dairy Products, a dairy company from Gomel Oblast, will increase the shelf life of its products using innovative technologies. The ultimate goal of the efforts is to enter new remote sales markets.
17:00 PoliticsBelarus, Vatican reaffirm commitment to closer cooperation Belarus' Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik met with Apostolic Nuncio to the Republic of Belarus, archbishop Ante Jozic as the latter presented copies of his credentials.
16:58 EconomyBelarusian footwear maker Belwest testing unique robot-aided production line In his words, they have been developing the AI-enabled hardware for the last five years. The resulting equipment was installed this summer. The robot-aided leather cutting complex is being tuned and is being integrated into the manufacturing process module by module.
16:33 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 latest: 80,905 patients recover A total of 89,642 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the country so far. Belarus has performed 2,267,862.
16:32 EconomyEEC drafting guidelines to restore rail passenger traffic in EAEU “The commission is drafting the documents that will provide guidelines for restoration of international traffic service in the countries of the Eurasian Economic Union. These recommendations take into account the international approaches and principles for the restoration of rail service," said Iya Malkina.
16:17 EconomyMinsk Branch of BelCCI, China Foreign Trade Center sign cooperation agreement The parties agreed to step up cooperation in order to promote trade, facilitate contacts between Belarusian and Chinese business people, and help arrange the exchange of business delegations and exhibitions and fairs in both countries,” the BelCCI informed.
16:03 SocietyHopes high for in-person Eurasian Economic Forum in Minsk “We are determined to hold the forum in-person. The current epidemiological situation may bring in some adjustments, however. We invite all the stakeholders, including business representatives and scientists, to take an active part both in the forum and its preparations,” said Iya Malkina.
15:42 SocietyRussia's Ambassador: 'Vaccine' for Nazism developed 75 years ago losing power The ‘vaccine' for the Nazi virus and hateful ideology made 75 years ago is losing its power, Russian Ambassador to Italy Sergey Razov said as he addressed the international conference "Who actually won World War II" in Verona on 21 October
15:28 EconomyOver 50 MAZ buses delivered to Ukrainian capital As many as 57 passenger buses made by the Belarusian mechanical engineering company MAZ were handed over to the municipal transport company Kievpastrans in a ceremony in the Ukrainian capital on 20 October.
15:00 SocietyQatar shows interest in cooperation with Belarus' University of Civil Protection Qatar is showing interest in training its specialists from the Fire Fighting and Rescue Department at the University of Civil Protection of the Emergencies Ministry of Belarus, Charge d'Affaires ad interim of the State of Qatar in Belarus Meshaal Al Attiyah said.
13:46 SocietyBelarus' MP: Dialogue gives a voice to people with different views A dialogue gives a voice to people with different opinions, BelTA learned from Yelena Potapova, a member of the State Building, Local Self-Government, and Regulations Commission of the House of Representatives.
13:26 EconomyWANO experts complete prelaunch inspection of Belarusian nuclear power plant's first unit The WANO specialists examined actions of various shifts of the nuclear power plant personnel on a full-scale simulator of the reactor unit's central control room during scenarios that simulated normal operation, breakdowns, and emergencies.