17:11 SocietyBelavia resumes flights to Russia's Samara The Belarusian air carrier Belavia resumed flights from Minsk to Russia's Samara on 12 May.
16:56 EconomyInflation in Belarus at 0.7% in April In April the base index of consumer prices, which rules out changes in prices for individual goods and services susceptible to administrative and seasonal factors, totaled 100.7% as against March 2021 and 103.8% as against December 2020.
16:06 SocietyNational round of Baltic Sea Farmer of the Year Award 2021 kicks off in Belarus The national round of the international competition “The Baltic Sea Farmer of the Year Award 2021” has kicked off in Belarus. Eligible for participation are representatives of private households, farms, and agricultural enterprises from all regions of the country.
15:46 SportBelarus' Vasilina Khandoshka wins bronze at European Aquatics Championships The Belarusian scored a total of 87,7173 points to collect the medal. The event was won by Ukraine's Marta Fiedina (91,8445). Silver went to Greece's Evangelia Platanioti (89,2897).
15:28 SportMinistry: 25.3% of Belarusians do sport regularly More than 25% of Belarusians are regularly engaged in physical activity and sports, Belarus' First Deputy Sport and Tourism Minister Vyacheslav Durnov told a press conference held at the National Press Center of Belarus to mark Day of Physical Culture and Sports.
15:06 EconomyEAEU leaders to discuss natural gas market, removal of trade barriers on 21 May According to the source, the agenda of the session of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council is being drafted. Most of the agenda has been approved by the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission already.
14:46 In PicturesPop-up vaccination clinic in Minsk shopping mall Anyone can sign up for a COVID-19 jab for free in the absence of contraindications.
14:29 EconomyEurasian Economic Union to factor in Western sanctions as it shapes its economic policy In its trade and economic policy the Eurasian Economic Union will factor in the sanctions that Western countries apply against the EAEU member states, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Mikhail Myasnikovich told the media after a ceremony to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown solder in Moscow on 12 May.
14:02 EconomyEAEU states cope well with economic after-effects of pandemic Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission Mikhail Myasnikovich also hailed the economic growth in the agricultural sector of the EAEU countries.
13:41 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 update: 896 new cases, 1,196 recoveries The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 371,405 cases. A total of 362,112 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.
13:35 SportBelarus clinch four medals at 2021 Baku Rhythmic Gymnastics World Cup The next World Cup is due to take place in Pesaro, Italy in late May.
13:14 EconomyEurasian Economic Commission to hold onsite meeting in Brest in June The Eurasian Economic Commission intends to hold an onsite board meeting and to meet with the business community in Brest in June, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Mikhail Myasnikovich told the media.
13:03 EconomyGeorgian feed additives manufacturer eyes Belarusian commodity exchange Executive Director of the Georgian company Nationaux 1792 LLC Stefan von Wolf du Ross visited the central office of the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange (BUCE) to explore opportunities to use BUCE's digital platforms to sell agricultural products.
12:43 EconomyMinsk to host EAEU summit, economic forum in autumn A meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council and the EAEU Economic Forum are scheduled to take place in Minsk in the autumn, Chairman of the Board of the Eurasian Economic Commission (EEC) Mikhail Myasnikovich told the media.
12:28 SportBelarus win 11 medals at 2021 European Throwing Cup in Croatia Shot-putter Aliona Dubitskaya placed second with her season-best result of 18.79m. Two bronze medals were collected by javelin throwers Pavel Mialeshka (82.55m) and Tatsiana Khaladovich (62.88m).