14:35 SocietyBelarus, Sudan discuss ways to step up cooperation The parties discussed topical issues on the bilateral agenda, including high-level events, as well as ways to step up Belarusian-Sudanese cooperation in promising areas.
14:20 PoliticsCIS IPA to deploy short-term monitoring group at parliamentary elections in Kazakhstan At the invitation of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Kazakhstan, a group of international observers from the CIS Inter-Parliamentary Assembly has been put together to monitor the early elections of deputies to the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan.
13:52 EconomyEEC to consider expanding use of national currencies in EAEU The Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission will consider expanding the use of national currencies by the countries of the Eurasian Economic Union in mutual settlements at its next videoconference meeting on 30 March, official representative of the Eurasian Economic Commission Iya Malkina said at a briefing.
13:17 SocietyBiometric personal identification documents issued to over 160,000 Belarusians The Internal Affairs Ministry continues issuing personal identification documents leveraging biometric technologies. “Citizens of the Republic of Belarus can opt for biometric documents while foreign citizens are mandated to get them.
12:47 SocietyNew logistic routes found to procure parts for heavy medical equipment in Belarus Dmitry Pinevich said: “We've already talked about it. There are problems with logistics. When we buy import equipment, we run into problems with acquiring spare parts, particularly from unfriendly countries. This is why we have found partners, who can address this problem for us this year.”
12:30 Partners1,300-year-old rice residue found at Tibetan ancient site Chinese researchers have found traces of indica rice at an archaeological site in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region, suggesting that the subspecies of rice had spread to the Qinghai-Tibet Plateau around 1,300 years ago.
12:28 SportSabalenka progresses into Indian Wells quarterfinal Earlier, the Belarusian saw off Russia's world number 427 Evgeniya Rodina and moved past Ukraine's world number 95 Lesia Tsurenko. Aryna Sabalenka will next face world number 6 Coco Gauff of the United States.
11:50 SocietyExhibition celebrating Constitution opens in Minsk The exhibition celebrating the Constitution as the basic document of the country is timed to coincide with the Constitution Day of Belarus.
11:42 EconomyRussia's Nizhny Novgorod to use electronic instruments of Belarusian commodity exchange The initial stage suggests using the stock exchange instruments on a small number of companies and then scale up the experience onto a wider range of enterprises from various industries. The project is about both the export of Russian-made products and the purchase of Belarusian goods for import substitution purposes.
11:18 SocietyMinister: 2023 will be a year of breakthrough medicines in Belarus "We are working with Switzerland, with some partners from European countries. This year will be a year of a new portfolio of breakthrough medicines,” Dmitry Pinevich said.
10:44 SocietyMinister: Belarus maintained stable operation of health system in 2022 “We have ensured stable functioning of the healthcare system as a whole and at all its levels - from small districts to national healthcare facilities. From my point of view, our efforts bore fruit by and large,” Dmitry Pinevich said.
10:26 SocietyBelarus to roll out its first COVID prototype vaccine in April “As for the domestic vaccine, we are set to receive the first prototype vaccine in April/ After that it will go to preclinical and clinical trials. We plan to register it by the end of this year,” said Dmitry Pinevich.
10:16 Partners‘IRGC speedboats to become multiple times faster than US models' Commander of Iran's Islamic Revolution Guards Corps (IRGC) Navy Rear Admiral Alireza Tangsiri says the force will further upgrade its speedboats to make them several times faster than rival models operated by the US army.
10:00 EconomyRussia's Kaliningrad Oblast interested in Amkodor machinery Representatives of the administration of Gusevsky District of Kaliningrad Oblast of the Russian Federation arrived at Amkodor to discuss the development of a dealer network in Kaliningrad Oblast, as well as the terms to buy Amkodor municipal equipment.
09:43 EconomyBelarus' ambassador names key avenues of cooperation with Leningrad Oblast On 13-14 March, a Belarusian delegation headed by Deputy Prime Minister Leonid Zayats visited St. Petersburg to take part in the second edition of the Belarusian Food Forum and to hold talks with the authorities of St. Petersburg and Leningrad Oblast.