14:01 PoliticsBelarus concerned about eroding system of international disarmament agreement It is with concern that we are watching the continuing erosion of the system of international agreements on non-proliferation, disarmament and arms control, including the Open Skies Treaty, said Anatoly Glaz
13:56 EconomyEEC Council to convene on 29 January The first meeting of the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) in 2021 is scheduled for 29 January, Aide to the Chairman of the EEC Board Iya Malkina told a press briefing on 20 January.
13:46 SocietyBelarus, Poland mulling over joint projects in green economy Belarus' Brest and Poland's Biala Podlaska are looking into launching joint projects in green economy under the cross-border cooperation program.
13:40 EconomyBelarus' chairmanship period in Eurasian Economic Union hailed as fruitful The Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) believes that the period of Belarus' chairmanship in the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU) in 2020 was fruitful, Iya Malkina, Aide to the Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission, said.
13:27 EconomyFirst milk powder batch sold via Belarusian University Commodity Exchange to China Two lots as large as 300 tonnes and 100 tonnes were available for sale. The total sum of the deals resulting from the trade session amounted to $940,000. The interest of Asian companies in BUCE is attributed to the increase in world food prices, which began in H2 2020.
13:07 SocietyBelarusian government approves program on mass information and book publishing until 2025 The program is aligned with the priorities of Belarus' social and economic development for 2021-2025 and the state policy in mass media and publishing.
12:59 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,778 new cases, 2,292 recoveries The nationwide COVID-19 tally has reached 230,494 cases. A total of 214,366 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
12:35 SocietyEurasian Intergovernmental Council to meet in-person in Kazakhstan on 5 February A meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council is scheduled for 5 February. The meeting will take place in person in Almaty.
12:30 In PicturesSnowy Sniper competitions in Novogrudok The competitions are taking place on 20-21 January at the sport biathlon center Selets.
12:22 EconomyLight industry development plans unveiled in Belarus There are plans to set up a linen holding company in Belarus and to introduce robotic systems to the light industry. These plans are part of the draft program of Belarus' social and economic development for 2021-2025.
11:27 SocietyCoronavirus vaccination begins in Grodno Oblast On 19 January the first doses of the vaccine were given to the employees of Municipal Polyclinic No. 7 in Grodno and the regional blood transfusion center located nearby.
11:17 SportKHL: Dinamo Minsk solve Sochi in OT HC Dinamo Minsk took a 3-2 win over HC Sochi in overtime as part of the KHL regular season on 19 January.
10:58 SocietyNew museum exhibition unveiled in Brest Fortress Fort No.5 has been renovated thanks to the project of the Union State of Belarus and Russia “Overhaul, restoration and museumization of the structures of Brest Fortress."
10:57 SocietyThermometer frame installed in Vitebsk polyclinic The first thermometer frame for taking temperature measurements has been installed in the Vitebsk Central Polyclinic.
10:31 SocietyBelAZ sets up children's sports ground in Ukraine's Melitopol BelAZ-made simulators for children's sports ground were installed in January.