16:43 SocietyBelarus' BRSM Youth Union to hold over 500 events to mark Victory Day More than 500 events will be held within the framework of the nationwide patriotic project Flowers of Great Victory across the country on 1-9 May. The events will be timed to the 76th anniversary of the Victory of the Soviet people in the Great Patriotic War.
16:17 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,505 new cases, 1,459 recoveries The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 358,738 cases. A total of 349,013 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
16:14 SocietySafe design, precautions of Belarusian nuclear power plant explained The Belarusian nuclear power plant is designed to handle the following natural and artificial impacts: the fall of a light aircraft weighing as much as 5.6 tonnes and flying 100 meters per second, seismic events, an air shock wave as strong as 30kPa, strong snowfalls, strong winds, temperatures, hurricanes, and tornadoes.
15:47 SocietyBelarus' police ready to deal with rising number of cybercrimes The number of cybercrimes has been growing and the police have been taking appropriate measures to counteract them, Dmitry Rezenkov, head of the Department of Internal Affairs of the Grodno Oblast Executive Committee, said.
15:41 EconomyNo shortage of food expected in EAEU The Eurasian Economic Union has enough resources to ensure a steady supply of food products, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission Mikhail Myasnikovich said.
15:40 EconomyBelarusian commodity exchange prepared to contribute to trade with Lipetsk Oblast of Russia The Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange is ready to assist companies from Lipetsk Oblast of Russia to enter the Belarusian market by providing direct access to Belarus' major wood processing, industrial, construction and agricultural companies.
15:19 SocietyEAEU to cooperate in outer space activities Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission Mikhail Myasnikovich noted that other programs in various areas are being developed within the framework of the EAEU.
15:17 EconomyBelarusian nuclear power plant spurs development of surrounding area According to the source, the construction of the Belarusian nuclear power plant is a large-scale investment project. The construction of such a massive installation gave an additional powerful boost to the development of Ostrovets District.
15:12 EconomyEAEU prime ministers okay main directions of industrial cooperation The document is aimed at stimulating outrunning growth of the industrial output of the Eurasian Economic Union member states on the basis of the potential of the common market, improvement of the competitive ability of the EAEU member states, promotion of export of jointly made products on foreign markets.
14:22 PoliticsConspiracy against Lukashenko branded as international terrorism Igor Korotchenko stated: “The Russian Federation and sovereign bodies of Belarus should recognize the attempt to assassinate Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko as international terrorism. The matter should be put on the agenda of the UN Security Council.”
14:05 EconomyPM: Belarus, Uzbekistan well-positioned to increase trade Belarus and Uzbekistan are well-positioned to increase trade, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said as he met with Uzbekistan Prime Minister Abdulla Aripov.
14:00 SocietyNine people accused of preparations for coup in Belarus In his words, those are Aleksandr Feduta, Yuri Zenkovich, Grigory Kostusev, Olga Golubovich, Dmitry Shchigelsky, Aleksandr Perepechko, Pavel Kulazhenko, Vitaly Makarenko, and Igor Makar. He added that Aleksandr Feduta, Yuri Zenkovich, Grigory Kostusev, and Olga Golubovich are now in the KGB's pretrial detention center.
13:45 PresidentLukashenko, Tokayev discuss bilateral relations, cooperation in CIS, EAEU Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko and Kazakhstan President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev had a phone conversation on the morning of 30 April.
13:34 PresidentLukashenko urges police to act swiftly protecting people's rights “The positions you have been appointed are very important. You will be in charge of three quarters of the country during this difficult situation both inside the country (everything seems calm for the time being, but we cannot let our guard down) and outside. You see what is going on,” said Aleksandr Lukashenko.
13:11 EconomyBelarusian economy in transition from recovery to growth The Belarusian economy continued growing in March. The GDP growth rate accelerated by 0.1% in comparison with January-February, with Q1 2021 growth at 0.9%. The economy did better than projected: previously the Economy Ministry expected the GDP volume to stay on par with Q1 2020.