12:42 PresidentBelarus' Marina Vasilevskaya to fly to ISS in Q1 2024 A reminder, flight attendant of the Belarusian national air carrier Belavia Marina Vasilevskaya was assigned to fly to the International Space Station as part of the prime crew. Cosmonaut Oleg Novitsky will be the mission commander.
12:31 PresidentLukashenko wants Minsk National Airport developed bearing future prospects in mind The head of state was informed about the development of the infrastructure of Minsk National Airport and about long-term plans. Including plans to build a railroad to connect the airport with the nation's capital and plans to build car parks.
11:47 PresidentLukashenko visits Minsk Civil Aviation Plant Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko visited Minsk Civil Aviation Plant No. 407 and got acquainted with the prospects for the development of the enterprise.
10:47 PresidentLukashenko to study prospects for Belarus' aviation industry The head of state will visit Minsk National Airport where he will be briefed on the state of affairs in the aviation industry in the current conditions, as well as the operation and development prospects of the airport.
10:38 PartnersBeit Al-Sibai… An authentic heritage landmark and splendid example of rich Damascene houses Damascus gives a wonderful example of the flourishing of ancient architecture. Markets, khans,houses and gates are considered to be of its most prominent features.
10:30 EconomyExport of Belarus' light industry concern Bellegprom up by 18% in H1 2023 Enterprises affiliated with the Belarusian state light industry concern Bellegprom increased their export by 18% in H1 2023, BelTA learned from the Bellegprom press secretary.
10:00 Sport2023 CIS Games: Day 7 Finals in three sports will be held at the 2nd CIS Games on 11 August.
09:58 PartnersUnderwater photos call for marine protection The underwater photography exhibition titled "Chasing Dreams in Dark Blue" is currently taking place at the National Art Museum of China in Beijing and will run through Aug 15.
09:46 EconomyNearly 60% of area under grain, legumes cropped in Belarus As of 10 August, cereals and leguminous crops (excluding corn, buckwheat and millet) were harvested from the area of 1.138 million hectares, which is 59.4% of the designated area. Some 3.853 million tonnes of grain have been threshed, showing average yields of 33.8 centners per hectare.
09:21 PoliticsBelarus' embassy branch to reopen in Russia's Krasnodar Krasnodar Krai will become the 12th Russian region where the Belarusian diplomatic mission will operate. Now the Consulate General of Belarus operates in St. Petersburg, while embassy branches run in Kaliningrad, Smolensk, Kazan, Ufa, Nizhny Novgorod, Rostov-on-Don, Krasnoyarsk, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg and Vladivostok.
09:02 EconomyEconomy Ministry: Belarus has extensive infrastructure to support SMEs Belarus has well-developed infrastructure to support small and medium-sized businesses, BelTA learned from the press service of the Economy Ministry.
19:57 EconomyBelarus ready to sell more agricultural machines, automobiles to Kazakhstan Dmitry Krutoi and Dauren Abayev also exchanged opinions about ways to expand interregional cooperation between Belarus and Kazakhstan, to bolster contacts in education, and advance mutual tourism.
19:21 SocietyLithuanian border service vehicle violates Belarusian border A vehicle of the Lithuanian border service drove into Belarus' territory by up to five meters and returned into the Lithuanian territory after that. The incident happened between the Belarusian border crossing Kotlovka and the Lithuanian border crossing Lavoriskes in the morning on 10 August.
18:52 SocietyOpinion: The West is trying to destroy the unity of our nation and erase historical memory Vladimir Andreichenko stressed that a lot of attention is paid in Belarus to preserving historical memory. “It is our sacred duty before those, who perished during the Great Patriotic War, to do everything for the tragedy to never be repeated," he said.
18:45 In PicturesWinter rapeseed sowing in Mogilev Oblast All the farms of Mogilev Oblast have kicked off winter rapeseed sowing.