18:29 EconomyBUCE ready to cooperate with Belarusian diplomatic missions for export promotion "For our part, we also count on Belarusian diplomatic missions abroad to assist us in successful work with foreign partners,” said Aleksandr Osmolovsky.
18:03 PoliticsSelf-exiled Belarusian opposition slammed for promoting destabilizing agenda Self-exiled Belarusian opposition is doing everything to destabilize the situation in Belarus, including the economic situation. They are not independent politicians. They act on the orders of foreign curators, official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova told a briefing for the press.
17:43 PoliticsAmbitions of global players behind sanctions against Belarus Using sanctions as method of exerting influence by some countries on others has a negative impact on international economic relations in general and all parties in particular, Vasily Gursky said.
17:28 SportSasnovich out of Gdynia Open singles Belarus' world number 87 Aliaksandra Sasnovich failed to reach the Gdynia Open quarterfinal losing to Ukraine's world number 141 Kateryna Kozlova 6-2, 4-6, 3-6.
16:40 EconomyBelarusian diplomats urged to more actively facilitate business cooperation The official told diplomats: “We have to actively develop the business dimension of cooperation. Moreover, many of you feel that there are various political problems in communication. Business circles are our support. In this regard we should work more tightly and with better coordination.”
16:19 EconomyPlans to set up radioactive waste storage fund in Belarus by 2030 The establishment of a special department and a national operator for managing radioactive waste was discussed during the government conference held by Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko on 22 July.
15:44 In PicturesFlax harvesting in Belarus OAO Korelichi-Len, Lida District, began to harvest flax for fiber.
15:24 PresidentLukashenko supports revision of legislation on holding companies The document includes provisions aimed at the improvement of the legal status of holding companies, the procedure of their establishment and operation, the specifics of operation of holding companies with state participation.
14:45 EconomyNew approach to taxing Belarusian self-employed businessmen by 2023 Yuri Seliverstov said: “We have too many taxation regimes, which allow either hiding earnings or minimizing them by using various options. On the other hand, those, who work honestly, need simple and understandable terms: register your business, pay taxes, and we will have no complaints about you.”
14:43 PartnersNo bat coronavirus in 2012 Yunnan mine workers No bat coronavirus was found in the serum samples of those who fell ill while working in a mine in Mojiang county, Yunnan province, in 2012, so their cases aren't related to the COVID-19 outbreak, a senior Chinese virologist said on Thursday.
14:40 PartnersChina rejects 'compromised' WHO plan for study of virus origin China cannot accept the current plan for a second phase investigation into the origin of the COVID-19 virus proposed by the World Health Organization, as the plan has been compromised by political manipulation and disrespect of scientific facts, Zeng Yixin, deputy head of the National Health Commission, said at a news conference on Thursday.
14:28 In PicturesYellow River Grand Canyon in summer The Yellow River Grand Canyon in Jungar Banner, north China's Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, looks especially majestic in summer creating a unique picturesque scenery.
14:24 PresidentLukashenko orders to put to rights work of small businesses “The system should work in such a way as to make envelop salaries impossible. I know that you are actively working on it, but I want business people, entrepreneurs to hear me: there'll be hell to pay, so you should not take offense. Tax evasion and shadow turnover in trade and services are unacceptable,” the president noted.
14:07 EconomyBelarusian MTZ eager to resume tractor sales on American continent The MTZ CEO said: “We are interested primarily in markets of the American continent. Naturally the markets are new for us. We used to work there in the past. Now we would like to return there. These are complicated markets. We need to create new products for them and take care of certification."
13:45 EconomyAbout 200 domestic companies attend meeting with Belarusian ambassadors We need to work as a close-knit one team today. Our main task is to tap into new markets, new countries, to harness all existing opportunities and expand presence in any export market, Vladimir Ulakhovich said.