13:56 SocietyMPs ratify protocol to Belarus-Russia regional security agreement The protocol was developed on the basis of Article 10 of the agreement, according to which amendments and additions to the agreement may be made at the initiative of one of the parties and shall be adopted by mutual consent.
13:24 SocietyKhrenin: Belarus, Russia are doing enough to protect Union State's borders Belarus and Russia are taking adequate measures to ensure border security in the Union State, Defense Minister Viktor Khrenin said on 31 May, BelTA has learned.
12:47 SocietyBill on entrepreneurial activity passes first reading in Belarus The bill “On amendments to laws on entrepreneurial activity” passed the first reading at the meeting of the ninth session of the House of Representatives of the seventh convocation, BelTA has learned.
12:32 PoliticsCSTO's dialogue with other international organizations discussed in Minsk The parties exchanged the views on further steps to develop the dialogue of the CSTO with other international organizations (UN, CIS, SCO) and individual countries.
12:16 SocietyBill on people's militia passes first reading in Belarus The bill “On people's militia” passed the first reading at the meeting of the ninth session of the House of Representatives of the seventh convocation, BelTA has learned.
11:58 EconomyBelNPP launches trial commercial operation of second unit The trial commercial operation stage suggests a phased increase in the capacity of the reactor unit from 50% to 100% and a large range of tests in various modes of operation of the reactor unit, including disconnection from the grid.
11:46 SocietyBelarus, Russia to discuss cooperation in arms control The joint advisory group on arms control at the Defense Ministries of Belarus and Russia has gathered for the 61st meeting in Minsk, BelTA learned from the Defense Ministry.
11:38 PartnersChina's Wang Xinyu claims first main draw win in French Open China's Wang Xinyu secured her first main draw win at the French Open as the world No. 80 stunned 31st-seeded Marie Bouzkova of the Czech Republic 6-4, 7-6(5) to advance into the women's singles second.
11:36 EconomyBelarusian delegation to visit Russia's Yaroslavl Oblast The official delegation of the Belarusian Industry Ministry led by Minister Aleksandr Rogozhnik is set to visit Yaroslavl Oblast of the Russian Federation from 31 May-2 June. The delegation will consist of heads of big industrial enterprises.
11:12 PartnersIran is world's 2nd largest dates producer: Businessman The chairman of the National Date Association of Iran has said that the country is currently the second largest producer of dates in the world.
11:00 EconomyPM: Belarusians should have access to off-season vegetables at reasonable prices People should have access to cucumbers and tomatoes in the off-season at affordable prices, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said at a meeting to discuss the development of the country's greenhouse industry on 31 May.
10:30 PartnersPakistan, Belarus agree to take practical measures for tangible cooperation in multiple fields Pakistan and Belarus on Tuesday agreed to take practical measures to translate the mutual goodwill between the two governments and their peoples into tangible cooperation in different fields.
10:18 SportAzarenka loses in Roland Garros opener Belarusian world number 18 Victoria Azarenka lost to World No.42 Bianca Andreescu of Canada, 6-2, 3-6, 4-6, in the first round of the French Open.
09:43 PoliticsFM: Belarus and Pakistan stay committed to mutually beneficial cooperation “All our meetings were held in a constructive atmosphere, while the dialogue was frank and respectful. In the world of modern diplomacy frankness and mutual respect are unfortunately becoming rare. However, they remain an indispensable foundation for building strong and lasting relations between nations,” Sergei Aleinik said.
09:21 EconomyBelarus, Pakistan discuss assembly production of tractors, electric vehicles One of the topics discussed at the meeting was the development of trade and economic cooperation. This topic was discussed by the parties at the meeting of the bilateral intergovernmental commission in Minsk in January.