17:09 SocietyMinsk Oblast governor: Interregional cooperation is at the core of interstate ties “Interregional cooperation is the basis of any cooperation. When people in the regions start visiting each other, getting to know each other, it contributes to the birth of very good projects. It is very important to choose the right partners for this purpose, and, first of all, administrative units should be similar in some way,” Aleksandr Turchin said.
16:39 SocietyBilateral comprehensive exercise seen as instrumental in improving Belarus' Armed Forces Chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces - First Deputy Defense Minister Viktor Gulevich visited one of the operational units that took part in the bilateral comprehensive exercise.
16:12 EconomyMinsk Tractor Works seeks to establish presence in Peru Minsk Tractor Works (MTZ trademark) is interested in penetrating the Peruvian market. Cooperation prospects were discussed during the visit of the Belarusian delegation to Lima, BelTA learned from the MTZ press service.
16:02 EconomyRussia accounts for half of Bellesbumprom's export “As far as the final product is concerned, we and the Russian Federation are competitors. We both are major industry players. Despite this, about 50% of our export goes to Russia. The high quality of our services and our great competencies help us expand our presence on this market,” Aleksandr Pshenny said.
15:46 EconomyBelarus' architecture ministry unveils new projects in Russian regions Kaluga Oblast is Belarus' traditional partner in Russia. Belarus is building both social infrastructure facilities and housing there. “In addition to that, we are about to launch a project in Leningrad Oblast - we have very fruitful cooperation with this region,” Oleg Shvets noted.
15:33 EconomyAvenues of cooperation between Minsk Oblast, Leningrad Oblast outlined Machines, technologies of agricultural production and exchange of tourist flows are our main areas of cooperation, Governor of Russia's Leningrad Oblast Aleksandr Drozdenko said.
14:50 EconomyBelarus' export of building materials to Russia up by 24% since 1 January 2023 The export of construction goods to Russia has increased by 24% since the beginning of the year, First Deputy Architecture and Construction Minister of Belarus Oleg Shvets said after the opening of the Budpragres 2023 exhibition, BelTA reports.
14:29 EconomyBelarusian Industrial and Innovation Forum opens in Minsk This year, the forum has drawn more than 100 organizations from Belarus and Russia's Mordovia, Bryansk, Smolensk and Novosibirsk regions. They will showcase the equipment and technologies for the manufacturing sector, innovations and R&D, industrial products and services.
14:16 SocietyKochanova shares her vision of Belarus' future Chair of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly Natalya Kochanova told the Belarus 1 TV channel how she sees Belarus in the future, BelTA reports.
13:22 EconomyGovernor: Belarus is a key partner for Leningrad Oblast According to him, the parties have established systematic work and have already held the 11th meeting of the joint working group.
12:02 PartnersSilicon city sets new gold standard Hangzhou's innovative use of smart applications and cutting-edge internet technologies is enhancing the experience of participants and visitors to the Asian Games.
11:47 SocietyBelarus' first vice premier: China is multiplying centuries-old traditions of state building “On behalf of the Government of the Republic of Belarus and myself personally, I sincerely congratulate you on the national holiday - the Day of Establishment of the People's Republic of China and the upcoming Mid-Autumn Festival,” Nikolai Snopkov said.
11:46 PresidentLukashenko, Putin discuss two big joint projects Belarus and Russia are exploring the prospects to implement two large projects - the joint production and maintenance of aircraft, as well as the construction of a second railway line to Leningrad Oblast, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Leningrad Oblast Governor Aleksandr Drozdenko.
11:35 PartnersOfficials hail use of tech to boost efficiency Olympic Council of Asia officials praised the efficiency of the Hangzhou Asian Games' opening ceremony and competition events in six host cities, with a particular emphasis on the use of digital technologies to optimize speed and smoothness.
11:29 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus-Leningrad Oblast trade should go beyond one billion dollar mark Achieving a $1 billion trade with Russia's Leningrad Oblast is a provisional target, as bilateral trade can be higher, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Leningrad Oblast Governor Aleksandr Drozdenko, BelTA reports.