12:48 PoliticsDetails of misuse of funds by UN staff in Belarus disclosed The Permanent Mission of the Republic of Belarus to the United Nations Office and other international organizations in Geneva has disclosed the details of how financial resources were misspent by the staff of the UN Office in Belarus.
12:29 PoliticsLavrov: Russia concerned about USA and EU's attempts to grossly interfere in affairs of Belarus Russia is deeply concerned about the ongoing attempts of the United States and the EU to grossly interfere in the internal affairs of Belarus, while ignoring Minsk's actions to consolidate society and carry out constitutional reform, Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov said at the 17th session of the Council of Heads of the CIS Security and Intelligence Agencies.
12:10 SocietyBelarus to start full-cycle production of Sputnik V by year-end The minister did not specify the projected output of this vaccine. “Our number one task now is to make sure it will be a high-quality vaccine. It must fully replicate the existing vaccine,” he said.
11:42 In PicturesCotton harvest time in Uzbekistan The Republic of Uzbekistan is the world's sixth largest producer and second largest exporter of cotton. In 2021, the UN General Assembly decided to annually celebrate World Cotton Day on 7 October.
11:08 SocietyBelarus allocates Br700m to combat COVID-19 in 2021 “The funds allocated last year exceeded Br0.5 billion. The money were used to purchase medications, antiseptics and pay bonuses to healthcare workers operating in the red zones. This year we have already exceeded last year's figures by Br200 million,” said Igor Petrishenko.
11:00 PartnersSquid Game' becomes 'biggest-ever' Netflix series The smash-hit Korean-language drama series "Squid Game" has become Netflix's most successful original content, the U.S. streaming giant said Wednesday.
10:42 SocietyCoordinated work of CIS healthcare ministers viewed as increasingly important Members of the council are healthcare ministers and chief state sanitary inspectors. Chairman of the council, Healthcare Minister of Belarus Dmitry Pinevich is expected to speak on the results of Belarus' presidency in the Council.
10:07 EconomyEEC, WHO/Europe sign memorandum of understanding The document was signed by WHO Regional Director for Europe Hans Kluge and Board Member (Minister) on Technical Regulation of the Eurasian Economic Commission Viktor Nazarenko.
09:49 SportAzarenka bests Sasnovich to reach Indian Wells quarterfinal Victoria Azarenka overcame Aliaksandra Sasnovich in straight sets in an all-Belarusian fourth round, 6-3, 6-4, in an hour and 31 minutes to reach the Indian Wells quarterfinal.
09:34 SocietyOver 2,200 trucks queuing at Belarus' border with EU Over 300 trucks are waiting to cross the Belarus-Poland border at the Bruzgi, more than 190 at Berestovitsa, and over 370 at Kozlovichi.
09:19 PresidentScope of early use of family capital program in Belarus expanded The document improves mechanisms to support large families. The decree provides for the early use of family capital (starting from 1 January 2022) to improve housing conditions.
09:00 PresidentLukashenko sends greetings to CIS Healthcare Cooperation Council meeting participants “Your council plays an important role in strengthening and expanding cooperation in healthcare throughout the CIS and has proved its relevance in today's difficult conditions of the coronavirus pandemic,” the message of greetings reads.
19:30 EconomyBelarus, Egypt mull over mutual export promotion mechanisms The parties discussed topical issues related to the development of Belarusian-Egyptian cooperation in trade and finances and stressed a huge untapped potential for its increase.
19:17 SocietyBelarus wins three awards at 100 Ideas for CIS finals in Armenia The final events of the 100 ideas for the CIS project with the participation of young developers of the Commonwealth of Independent States were held in the city of Kapan, the youth capital of Armenia in 2021.
19:07 SocietyOver 2,400 trucks queuing at Belarus' border with EU Over 80 trucks are queuing at the Belarus-Latvia border at the Grigorovshchina checkpoint and more than 140 at Urbany.