17:26 EconomyMinsk Oblast, China's Guangdong Province discuss cooperation roadmap Minsk Oblast Executive Committee played host to a working meeting of Chairwoman of the Economy Committee Kseniya Sosedchik with a delegation from Guangdong Province. The parties discussed the cooperation roadmap, BelTA learned from the press service of the Minsk Oblast Executive Committee.
16:46 PoliticsBelarus' MFA comments on closure of checkpoints by Lithuania The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus has commented on Lithuania's decision to close two checkpoints on the border with Belarus, BelTA informs.
16:14 EconomyBelarus' vice-premier: Time to fly our own aircraft According to Piotr Parkhomchik, it is necessary to build additional facilities for machining and assembly of these aircraft. And this must be done promptly. Another initiative provides for cooperation between Belarusian and Russian aircraft companies.
16:00 In PicturesFauna of Tibet Coqen County of Ngari County, Tibet Autonomous Region, China, is rich in lakes and wide steppe pastures, which are home to herds of kiang, Tibetan gazelles and other wild animals.
15:24 SportYauheni Karaliok wins Tour of Belarus 2023 The final leg of the race took place in Novogrudok. Competing for medals were cyclists from France, Morocco, Philippines, the UAE and Russia. Yauhen Sobal finished second, Kiryl Kavaliou was third.
14:31 SocietyBelarus welcomes over 300,000 visa-waiver travelers since 1 January 2023 Some 685,687 people from the neighboring EU countries have visited Belarus since the launch of the visa-waiver program, including 434,794 citizens of Lithuania, 47,499 non-citizens and 155,487 citizens of Latvia, and 47,907 Polish citizens.
13:18 SportBelarusian Open 3x3 Basketball Championship Minsk played host to the final round of the Belarusian open 3x3 Basketball Championship and the fourth preliminary stage of the Belarusian 3x3 Basketball League on 20 August.
12:33 SportFive medals for Belarus at World U20 Wrestling Championships 2023 Belarusian athletes won two gold, one silver and two bronze medals at the World U20 Wrestling Championships 2023 in Amman, Jordan. Belarusian wrestlers took part in the event as neutral athletes.
12:19 Partners2nd edition of Liwa Date Festival and Auction to start on September 21 Under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Ruler's Representative in Al Dhafra Region, the second edition of Liwa Date Festival and Auction will be held from 21st to 30th September in Liwa City, Al Dhafra Region, in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi.
11:49 EconomyBelarus seeks to take part in Russia's program to renew public transport fleet Belarus can supply up to 15% of vehicles as part of the program to renew public transport fleet in the Russian regions, Belarusian Ambassador to Russia Dmitry Krutoi said answering a question from a BelTA correspondent.
11:08 EconomyBelarusian food products on display in Hong Kong The Belarusian-Hong Kong forum was organized with the support of the Consulate General of Belarus in the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region. The event highlighted the opportunities of Belarusian companies involved in the food production sector and included talks with representatives of Hong Kong business.
11:04 PartnersChina launches new satellite for Earth observation China sent a new Earth observation satellite into space from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Center in northwest China on Monday.
10:38 EconomyBelarus' grain crop reaches 6.6m tonnes As of 21 August, some 88% of area under grain crops and leguminous crops and some 88% of the designated area under rapeseed have been cleared in Belarus. A total of 6,596,000 tonnes of grain, including 5,663,000 tonnes of grain and leguminous crops and over 933,000 tonnes of rapeseed, have been threshed.
10:20 EconomyBelarus' Amkodor strengthens cooperation with Russian agricultural companies Representatives of the Russian companies Don and Bolshevik paid a visit to Amkodor Holding Company. They visited Amkodor Pinsk to see the product lineup, the production process and assess the operation of Amkodor machinery.
10:03 PartnersIran Greco-Roman wrestling team becomes champion at U20 World Competitions Iran's Greco-Roman Wrestling team won the title of the U20 World Wrestling Championships in Amman, Jordan on Sunday.