10:16 SportVasilevski, Erlich advance to Open Sud de France semifinal In the quarterfinal Andrei Vasilevski and Jonathan Erlich battled through David Pel of the Netherlands and Sweden's Andre Goransson 6-4, 4-6, 10-7.
09:48 SocietyOver 60 experts from 5 countries to gather for Minsk scientific conference The forum is organized by the Education Ministry, the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection, the National Center of Ecology and Local History, and the International Sakharov Environmental Institute of the Belarusian State University.
09:19 PoliticsOpinion: Countries can only survive as part of unions in modern world “We are in a hard process of separation. Sovereign states will not survive in these conditions alone, they can do it only as part of regional alliances - political, economic and military,” said Andrei Savinykh.
09:00 EconomyBelarus' Hi-Tech Park residents make it into 2021 IAOP Global Outsourcing 100 The IAOP rating includes both large global leaders and small, fast-growing companies with annual revenues of less than $50 million and fewer than 5,000 employees.
19:57 SocietyBelmedpreparaty to start making coronavirus vaccine out of intermediate product within days Sergei Kazakevich reminded that upon instructions of the head of state and the head of government the managing company continues working to localize the production of the Russian vaccine Sputnik V in Belarus.
19:30 EconomyNew oil deposit found in Gomel Oblast Once the oil well's construction is completed and the geological structure of the Vostochno-Izbynskaya oil deposit is ascertained, the oil reserves will be calculated and will be entered into state records.
19:11 EconomyKazakhstan interested in Belarusian experience of development of dairy industry, sugar industry According to the source, Belarus-Kazakhstan trade is on the rise and it is up to the agriculture ministries to help it grow. There are plans to advance cooperation along other avenues as well. The coronavirus pandemic has demonstrated the strong demand for all kinds of agricultural products, Saparkhan Omarov said.
18:55 SocietyImportance of amending criminal prosecution laws in Belarus underlined Head of the Belarus President Administration Igor Sergeyenko said during the session that the bill meets the current state of affairs in the country. In his words, it is designed to ensure a systemic and balanced approach to criminal prosecution. It also provides for optimizing interaction between law enforcement agencies.
18:46 SocietyUnion State MPs to discuss new projects, programs "The MPs will discuss the prospects for new joint programs and projects of the Union State, will consider the progress in the preparations for the Union State measures in 2021 and will review the execution of the Union State budget in 2020," the press service said.
18:32 SocietyBelarus, Pakistan discuss cooperation prospects in agriculture The parties discussed the preparations for the fifth meeting of the Belarusian-Pakistani joint working group on agriculture which is due to take place in Minsk.
18:32 PoliticsBelarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs concerned about Western pressure on courts The official noted that Belarus respects the universally recognized norms and standards in relation to court proceedings. Courts decide in favor of or against open court sessions in accordance with the effective legislation, including for the sake of ensuring unbiased rulings and for the sake of ruling out pressure on courts.
18:19 Sport2021 FINA World Swimming Championships rescheduled The competitions in Abu Dhabi, the UAE have been slightly moved to the following dates: 16-21 December 2021 (previously announced for 13-18 December).
18:10 SocietyBelarus to submit draft resolution on preventing drug use among young people to OSCE PA Belarus plans to submit a draft resolution "Preventing drug use among children and young people" to the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, Chairman of the Standing Committee on International Affairs of the House of Representatives Andrei Savinykh told reporters.
17:53 SocietyMinsk forum discusses patriotic education, role of new media in preservation of history In the Year of National Unity the issues of patriotic education of young people and consolidation of the Belarusian society are relevant.
17:04 EconomyBelorusneft eager to start offering premium Plug&Perf services by 2025 The age of light crude is over. Today most of the oil deposits in Belarus are hard to recover. Belorusneft specialists use cutting-edge technologies, including Plug&Perf, to extract such oil.