10:02 SocietyOpinion: By fighting mythical threats the West fights against prosperity of their people The struggle of the West against mythical threats has turned into a struggle against the prosperity of their people, Nikolai Shchekin, Head of the Sociology of Public Administration Department at the Sociology Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, told a BelTA correspondent.
09:18 PoliticsOpinion: Poland's destructive policy has already affected all its households Poland's policy is destructive, and all Polish households already feel its impact, political scientist Vadim Borovik told a BelTA correspondent.
09:11 PoliticsBelarus, Turkey discuss cooperation prospects in mutual legal assistance Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Turkey Viktor Rybak met with General Prosecutor of the Republic of Turkey Bekir Sahin on 17 May.
09:01 EconomyGolovchenko arrives in Azerbaijan for working visit The visit is aimed to find ways to increase bilateral trade. According to Roman Golovchenko, it is necessary to build a good understanding of the situation and identify the points of growth. A number of bilateral documents are to be signed during the visit.
19:59 SocietyStrategy on handling radioactive waste in Belarus in development According to Gosatomnadzor, an interagency working group will be established in order to take into account opinions of all the interested government agencies in the course of creating the document. Gosatomnadzor will also organize public hearings of the draft strategy.
19:27 PoliticsHead of Russia's election organization agency to visit Belarus A Belarusian delegation led by Igor Karpenko had arrived in Moscow the day before in order to meet with Russian colleagues and get familiar with peculiarities of organization of the single voting day and with innovations in the Russian election process.
18:53 EconomyRising performance of Belarusian enterprises alleviates consequences of sanctions According to the source, Belarusian enterprises kept showing positive dynamics of the main financial indicators in Q1 2022. Earnings continued growing faster than prime costs. Hence, the profit margin increased by one percentage point in comparison with last year to 8.3%.
18:30 EconomyBelarus' industrial output 2.5% down in January-April 2022 In January-April 2022 Belarus' industrial output amounted to Br54.4 billion, or 97.5% as against the same period of last year in comparable prices, BelTA learned from the National Statistical Committee of Belarus.
18:25 EconomyRetail trade 2.8% up in Belarus in January-April In January-April 2022 retail trade totaled Br20.9 billion, an increase of 2.8% in comparable prices year-on-year, BelTA learned from the National Statistical Committee.
18:17 PoliticsNo mention of CSTO's involvement in Russia's operation in Ukraine at Moscow summit Stanislav Zas said: “The matter of the Collective Security Treaty Organization's involvement was not raised and respectively was not discussed. Our CSTO member states have their own mutual relations with Ukraine and other countries and have their own attitude to ongoing events.”
18:07 PresidentBelarus extends visa waiver for citizens of Lithuania, Latvia until 2023 Taking into account positive feedback and numerous requests of foreign nationals, the Belarusian head of state decided to extend until 2023 the visa waiver for citizens of Lithuania and Latvia, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus informed.
17:40 PartnersPGA Tour-bound Yuan shines with runner-up finish China's Carl Yuan Yechun narrowly missed out on winning a second Korn Ferry Tour title on Sunday when he finished runner-up to Anders Albertson at the Visit Knoxville Open in Tennessee.
17:28 EconomyBelarus' GDP 2.1% down in January-April According to initial estimates, the GDP amounted to Br57.4 billion in current prices or 97.9% as against January-April 2021 in comparable prices. In January-April 2022 the GDP deflator index equaled 114.3% year-on-year.
17:15 EconomySupport for business initiatives helps create jobs, raise population earnings in Belarus According to Irina Babachenok, 140 initiatives have been selected and are being implemented in 12 pilot districts as part of a joint project with the United Nations Development Organization.
16:24 EconomyRussia's Republic of Buryatia interested in buying Belarusian municipal vehicles Speaking about the key tasks of the business trip to Belarus, Head of Buryatia Aleksei Tsydenov mentioned the establishment of cooperation in existing areas and the exploration of new areas.