19:28 PoliticsBelarus, Venezuela discuss steps to step up cooperation On 19 November Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Venezuela Andrei Molchan met with Ricardo Menendez, Venezuela Vice President for Planning, co-chairman of the Venezuelan part of the Belarusian-Venezuelan commission on trade and economic cooperation.
19:15 EconomyTrade in food, agricultural products between Belarus, Russia's Primorye Territory 2.5 times up The sides discussed further advancement of trade and economic cooperation between Belarus and Primorye Territory. In particular, the sides talked over ways to increase mutual trade, cooperation in variety testing and supplies of Belarusian seeds.
18:57 EconomyBelorusneft acquires unique heavy MAZ cranes A MAZ representative handed over keys to the new vehicles to Belorusneft personnel. Belorusneft has acquired two cranes with the lifting capacity of 32 tonnes and one crane able to lift 25 tonnes. It is the first time the model has been revealed to consumers.
18:43 SocietyArt of the Book competition to celebrate 30th anniversary of CIS in 2021 This decision was taken during a web-based meeting of the Interstate Council for Cooperation in Periodicals, Book Publishing, Book Distribution and Printing on 20 November.
18:32 SocietyCIS transport agencies discuss concept of cooperation until 2030 Belarusian Transport and Communications Minister Aleksei Avramenko took part in a session of the CIS Coordinating Transport Conference (CIS CTC).
18:23 SocietyBelarusian-Russian University implements Union State project on digital environment Projects in education of the Union State of Belarus and Russia were in focus of a session of the Commission on Social and Youth Policy, Science, Culture, and Humanitarian Affairs of the Union State Parliamentary Assembly.
18:08 PoliticsSavinykh: Security of one country should not be gained at the expense of others Security of one country should not override that of others. This is a complex and very sensitive issue, especially given the completely new types of terrorist threats, Andrei Savinykh said.
17:56 EconomyEgyptian companies eager to buy woodworking products via BUCE Plans are in place to compile a list of products that are popular in the markets of both the countries and launch their sales via the BUCE. For Egypt, such products include lumber products and milk powder, for Belarus – cable products, furniture, and food products.
17:47 PartnersChina's space tracking ship sails for Chang'e-5 mission China's second-generation space tracking ship Yuanwang-3 left here Thursday for missions concerning the Chang'e-5 lunar probe, according to sources with the country's satellite maritime tracking and controlling department.
17:32 SocietyRussia's Azimuth Airlines to fly between Rostov-on-Don, Minsk from 17 December Russian Azimuth Airlines will launch flights en route Rostov-on-Don – Minsk – Rostov-on-Don as from 17 December. Azimuth Airlines will operate one flight a week, on Thursdays.
16:21 SocietyPlans to vaccinate up to 2m people against COVID-19 in Belarus Belarus intends to vaccinate up to two million people against COVID-19, Belarus' Acting Healthcare Minister Dmitry Pinevich told journalists.
15:40 SocietyMinsk gearing up for holiday season A Christmas tree is being mounted in Oktyabrskaya Square in Minsk.
15:38 EconomyBelarus wins awards at Peterfood expo in St. Petersburg Belarusian products won awards at the international food exhibition Peterfood 2020 in St. Petersburg, Russia, BelTA learned from the Belinterexpo exhibition operator at the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BelCCI).
14:52 PresidentLukashenko promises more details next week in response to latest Telegram leaks The head of state was asked about attempts of the opponents to fan up tensions in Belarus through the internet.