17:15 SocietyRussian paratroopers leaving Belarus after joint army exercise Russian paratroopers started loading hardware and personnel on trains at a railway station in Brest on 25 September in order to leave the country and move to their permanent stations.
16:21 SportSabalenka advances to Strasbourg 2020 semifinal Belarus' world number 12 Aryna Sabalenka reached the Internationaux de Strasbourg semifinal after seeing off world number 62 Katerina Siniakova of the Czech Republic, 2-6, 6-3, 6-3 in a match that was thwarted by rain.
15:56 EconomyBelarus ready to sell vehicles, machines, equipment to Russia's Irkutsk Oblast “Particularly in this complicated period when both our countries face massive external pressure and attempts to teach us how to live our lives, how to build the economy and the political system, attempts to squeeze us into some templates that our nations don't accept,” Roman Golovchenko noted.
15:20 SportBelarusian Summer Biathlon Championship in Raubichi The first competition day featured the men's and women's sprint events.
14:58 SocietyOpinion: Belarus-Russia youth forum demonstrates unity of young people "When there are political, economic, information and military threats in the modern world, such meetings play a special role in strengthening trust between the peoples,” First Deputy Education Minister Irina Starovoitova said.
14:00 SocietyTurkish business ready to invest in Belarusian construction market At a time of the global recession caused by the coronavirus pandemic, Belarus maintained economic stability and demonstrated growth in the construction industry.
13:56 SocietyRussia's Irkutsk Oblast eager to use Belarusian forest restoration practices The governor said: “We've talked about forest restoration in detail today. We are ready to cooperate in this area because Irkutsk Oblast is interested in restoring forests on a large scale. We are building forest nurseries with this in mind."
13:51 PoliticsLeningrad Oblast viewed as one of Belarus' major trading partners among Russian regions “Leningrad Oblast is a reliable and trustworthy partner. It is currently 11th in terms of trade. I believe it should make it to the top ten, or even top five. It would perfectly reflect the existing potential,” Belarus Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko noted.
13:46 EconomyChina-Belarus innovation center for industrial technology opens at Great Stone The project involves the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, the Academy of Sciences of Guangdong Province, and the Foshan Institute of Industry Technology (PRC). The center will be based at the innovation center to commercialize R&D in the park.
13:29 In PicturesRegular exercise of missile and artillery units near Osipovichi Army units from all over the country are taking part in it. Mortars, self-propelled guns, and multiple-launch rocket systems Uragan are used to fire live ammunition.
13:24 PresidentLukashenko in favor of stepping up cooperation with Russia's Irkutsk Oblast Aleksandr Lukashenko drew attention to the big role of direct ties with Russian regions and with the heads of the regions in the advancement of interstate relations between Belarus and Russia.
13:05 SocietyBelarus' COVID-19 recoveries at 73,925 A total of 76,957 people have tested positive for COVID-19 in the country so far. Belarus has performed 1,792,426 tests.
13:02 SocietyGosatomnadzor responds to Lithuanian parliament's resolution on Belarusian nuclear power plant Gosatomnadzor pointed out that the agency controls the fulfillment of nuclear and radiation safety requirements in the course of construction of the Belarusian nuclear power plant 24/7. A Gosatomnadzor regional office works at the construction site.
12:54 EconomyBelneftekhim plans to sign contracts worth $100m at Belarus-Russia Forum of Regions "We are planning to sign contracts worth more than $100 million to supply our goods to the Russian Federation. The list of products includes synthetic fibers and threads, fiberglass, polyethylene, tires, phthalic anhydride, alkyd resins, de-icing agents," the press service said.
12:31 EconomyBelarusian Railways increases freight traffic to China 1.2 times in January-August Major items were fertilizers, chemicals, machinery and equipment, hardware goods, forestry products, paper and consumer goods. In January-August, the container shipment of Belarusian products to China has doubled to 14,000 twenty-foot containers (TEU).