19:00 SocietyOver 4.03m Belarusians fully vaccinated against COVID-19 Thus, 53.8% of the population of the Republic of Belarus has received one dose of the vaccine, 43.1% has been fully vaccinated.
18:33 PoliticsForeign diplomats briefed on proposed amendments to Belarusian Constitution "Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei stressed the importance of the constitutional processes taking place in the country and their role for the evolutionary path of development of the Belarusian society," the press service of the ministry said.
18:14 SportBelarus' NOC president sends birthday greetings to Vitaly Scherbo NOC President Viktor Lukashenko stressed that the athlete from Minsk is an outstanding athlete who has written his name in the history books of international artistic gymnastics.
17:57 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,096 new cases, 1,308 recoveries The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 711,728. A total of 704,524 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
17:11 PoliticsBelarus pledges commitment to its CSTO obligations Belarusian Defense Minister Viktor Khrenin stressed that Belarus will remain committed to its CSTO obligations and expressed confidence that, thanks to joint efforts, the situation will be kept under control.
16:45 PoliticsBelarusian ambassador: Proper level of security and cooperation possible only through dialogue It is in the light of building a comprehensive, co-operative and indivisible security community throughout our shared OSCE area, as stated in the final declaration of the OSCE summit in Astana in 2010, that we see both the statement made by the Russian delegation today and the recent Russian proposals for security guarantees, Andrei Dapkiunas said.
15:39 SocietyNumber of nuclear energy supporters rising in Belarus In Ostrovets, 72.6% of respondents expressed an approval of the NPP construction projects. Lilia Dulinets noted that the figures are higher than across the country and this is not accidental: the construction of a nuclear power plant contributes to the economic and social development of the host city, improving the standard of living of its residents.
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14:49 PoliticsOpinion: Events in Kazakhstan are a lesson for those who still believe in peaceful protests According to Oleg Gaidukevich, as soon as the riots in Kazakhstan faced no resistance from the security forces, the degree of violence increased manifold. “If the Belarusian law enforcers had stepped aside in August 2020, the degree of violence would have been three times higher,” the politician said.
14:16 PresidentLukashenko, Tokayev hold phone talks Kassym-Jomart Tokayev thanked the Belarusian leader for support, including within the CSTO and informed him on the situation in Kazakhstan and measures taken to stabilize it. The two presidents also discussed a number of bilateral issues.
14:00 SocietyPromo! We give parking space to buyers of apartments in Volna house in Minsk World! The Minsk World multifunctional complex has launched a hot promo for its clients in the run-up to the Old New Year!
13:43 PresidentBelarus mulling measures to prevent dishonest mediation in procurement The head of state stressed that the procurement system has always been on his radar since it is one of the most important instruments of economic policy. "I have repeatedly given instructions regarding its use with a view to increasing the competitiveness of the economy, ensuring effective use of financial resources and preventing various kinds of gray schemes," the president said.
13:19 EconomyBelenergo comments on timeline to launch second unit of BelNPP "Work to commission the second unit involves the following stages: pre-commissioning, physical launch, reactor power startup, and trial operation. We are in the middles of the physical launch. Nuclear fuel has been loaded into the reactor of the second unit. Then we will seal the reactor and carry out necessary hydraulic tests, hot trials and bring the reactor to the minimum controllable power level," Sergei Bobovich said.
12:35 PresidentLukashenko: Digital technology should make people's life more comfortable According to the president, Belarus has necessary basic infrastructure, including a well-developed data transmission network, reliable data processing and storage centers and modern means of information security.
11:57 PoliticsCSTO lauded for swift, decisive action in Kazakhstan According to him, not only military, but above all moral support of the CSTO allies was of fundamental importance to Kazakhstan. "The first aircraft with the collective peacekeeping forces flew out to Kazakhstan in a matter of hours after the Collective Security Council made a decision to provide assistance," he recalled.