10:39 In PicturesCabbage planting in Mogilev Oblast Kadino Firm of Mogilev Oblast plans to plant 38 hectares with cabbage and two hectares with broccoli, cauliflower and red cabbage in 2020.
10:24 EconomyAmendments planned to EAEU Customs Code The Belarusian customs will submit the country's initiatives to the Eurasian Economic Commission before 1 August 2020.
09:52 SocietyUSA allocates $1.7m to support Belarus' response to COVID-19 The financial assistance is intended for the healthcare sector, including the preparation of laboratory systems, strengthening the detection of coronavirus cases, epidemiological surveillance and other activities.
09:25 EconomyPreparations for second regional forum in Great Stone discussed The issue was considered among other things at the meeting of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to China Nikolai Snopkov with Chairman of the Board of Directors at Sinomach Corporation Zhang Xiaolun.
09:10 PoliticsSignature collection campaign kicks off in Belarus Fifteen initiative groups that have been registered with the Central Election Commission will be collecting signatures. At least 100,000 signatures are required for the candidate to get the right to run for the presidency.
19:59 SocietyMedieval sword found in Belarus' Bobruisk Such swords were in use during the High Middle Ages. After all the procedures and a more thorough examination, the artifact will be put on display in the Bobruisk Local History Museum.
19:56 In PicturesWeek of Lilac in Minsk Botanical Garden The Botanical Garden invites residents and guests of Minsk to admire its collection of more than 200 varieties of lilac.
19:40 SocietyBelarusian, Uzbekistani pedagogical universities sign cooperation agreement The agreement provides for setting up a faculty of joint educational programs that will offer students from Uzbekistan to major in logopedics and practical psychology.
19:20 PresidentRussian TASS's Mikhail Gusman awarded Belarusian medal First Deputy Director General of the Russian News Agency TASS Mikhail Gusman has been awarded Francysk Skaryna Medal. The appropriate decree was signed by Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko.
19:12 SocietySeventeen COVID-19 survivors donate plasma in Grodno Moreover, two dozen recovered people in Grodno and other parts of the region are getting ready for the procedure and are undergoing the necessary tests.
18:52 SocietyScientific council for coronavirus being set up at IAAS The scientific council for coronavirus is being set up at the International Association of the Academies of Sciences (IAAS), Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (NASB) Vladimir Gusakov said during the first video conference meeting of the national interagency working group for COVID-19 response.
18:38 SportIIHF Annual Congress moved to 24 June The measure was recommended during a video conference call on 19 May. The congress will take place in Zurich in a virtual format.
18:21 SportGroups for 2021 IIHF World Championship named The championship will take place at the 15,086-seat Minsk Arena and the 10,300-seat Arena Riga.
18:08 SocietyBelarusian, Polish actors to read Pan Tadeusz online Taking part in the online reading on the Kupala Theater's behalf will be Pavel Kharlanchuk-Yuzhakov, Marta Golubeva, Kristina Drobysh, and also Belarus' People's Artist Aleksandr Podobed. The Polish theater will be represented by Krystyna Kacprowicz-Sokolowska, Danuta Bach, Jolanta Borowska and Katarzyna Mikiewicz. Producer is Elena Ganum.
17:36 EconomyBelarus-Uzbekistan trade up 1.5 times in Q1 2020 The trade figures were reviewed during a videoconference meeting between Belarus Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Dvornik and Deputy Prime Minister - Minister of Investment and Foreign Trade Sardor Umurzakov of Uzbekistan on 20 May.