14:50 EconomyBelarus' Minsk Oblast, Tajikistan discuss ways to bolster ties Minsk Oblast is interested in intensifying cooperation with Tajikistan in various areas, Minsk Oblast governor Aleksandr Turchin said at a meeting with Tajikistan Ambassador to Belarus Bakhtovar Safarzoda
14:30 PresidentHistory and prospects of linen industry in Belarus In this episode, we will talk about the main political crop of Belarus. Let's find out why Aleksandr Lukashenko pays so much attention to the enterprise where his mother worked once. How Donald Trump's wife Melania got the Belarusian linen fabric (with assistance of the Belarusian president of course).
14:02 EconomyPlans to raise Belarus' trade with Russia's Yaroslavl Oblast to $0.5bn by year end Dmitry Krutoi said: “We have a very good spectrum of relations as it is. I think this year we will get up close to the significant trade figure of $0.5 billion this year. For Belarus Yaroslavl Oblast is one of the top 25 most significant regions in terms of investment cooperation, economic, financial, and cultural cooperation."
13:24 SocietyRussia's Yaroslavl Oblast mulls over direct air service with Minsk The Yaroslavl Oblast authorities are mulling over the launching of direct air service with Minsk, Governor of the Russian region Mikhail Evraev said as he met with Belarus' Ambassador to Russia Dmitri Krutoi on 16 August.
12:55 SocietyDesign work on Belarusian civilian aircraft already in progress Dmitry Krutoi reminded that the governments of Belarus and Russia had already signed a large program of joint actions on developing the aircraft manufacturing industry.
12:11 SportBelarus' Azarenka progresses into Cincinnati Masters round two Belarus' world number 18 Victoria Azarenka has moved to the second round of the Cincinnati Masters with the total prize money pool coming in at $2,7 million.
11:58 SocietyChina's defense minister arrives in Belarus A reminder, the visit will be running on 16-18 August. Li Shangfu is set to meet with the leadership of the Belarusian Defense Ministry to discuss bilateral military cooperation in the areas of mutual interest. Li Shangfu is expected to visit a number of military facilities of the Armed Forces of Belarus.
11:37 PartnersSyrian Powerlifting athletes to participate at 2023 Asian Cup for Universities Syria's team for physical fitness is preparing to participate at Asian Cup in Classic Powerlifting to be kicked today at the University of Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates.
11:25 EconomyBelarus' Finance Ministry to hold auction for registered RMB bonds on 24 August On 24 August the Finance Ministry of Belarus will hold an auction for registered RMB bonds of issue No. 307, BelTA learned from the ministry's press service.
10:57 SocietyOpinion: Belarus-Russia defense partnership guarantees security of Union State Defense partnership between Belarus and Russia guarantees complete security of the Union State, national security expert Aleksandr Tishchenko told BelTA.
10:19 PartnersIntangible cultural heritage exhibition to be held in Xinjiang An intangible cultural heritage exhibition will take place in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region from Aug. 23 to 27, local authorities have announced.
10:12 EconomyOver 5.8m tonnes of grain, including rapeseed, threshed in Belarus Over 5.8 million tonnes of grain crops, including rapeseed, have already been threshed in Belarus, BelTA learned from the Agriculture and Food Ministry.
09:49 PoliticsAleinik to lead Belarus' delegation at BRICS summit in South Africa Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Belarus Sergei Aleinik will lead the Belarusian delegation at the 2023 BRICS summit that will be held in Johannesburg, the Republic of South Africa, from 22 to 24 August, Press Secretary of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Anatoly Glaz told BelTA.
09:49 PartnersAssumption of Mary ceremony unites Christian Orthodox in northwestern Türkiye A ceremony commemorating the "Assumption of Mary," a sacred observance for Christians, took place in northwestern Türkiye on Tuesday.
09:33 EconomyReal disposable money income of Belarusians up by 3.9% in H1 The real disposable income is calculated as monetary income minus taxes, duties, and fees adjusted bearing in mind the index of consumer prices for goods and services.