13:34 PresidentLukashenko urges police to act swiftly protecting people's rights “The positions you have been appointed are very important. You will be in charge of three quarters of the country during this difficult situation both inside the country (everything seems calm for the time being, but we cannot let our guard down) and outside. You see what is going on,” said Aleksandr Lukashenko.
13:11 EconomyBelarusian economy in transition from recovery to growth The Belarusian economy continued growing in March. The GDP growth rate accelerated by 0.1% in comparison with January-February, with Q1 2021 growth at 0.9%. The economy did better than projected: previously the Economy Ministry expected the GDP volume to stay on par with Q1 2020.
13:08 PartnersIs Shaanxi capital of Xi'an? It was late in the evening and I was walking with a group of foreign journalists in a market in Shangluo city on the first day of our four-day international media tour to Shaanxi province in northwestern China.
12:43 PoliticsRussian ambassador presents copy of credentials to Belarusian FM The parties discussed topical issues of Belarusian-Russian cooperation and the interaction within the framework of the integration associations.
12:43 PresidentNew appointments for Grodno Oblast, Minsk Oblast approved Yuri Valevatyi has been appointed First Vice Governor of Grodno Oblast. He was promoted from the position of Chairman of the Mosty District Executive Committee.
12:31 PresidentLukashenko appoints new police chiefs in three regions Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko appointed new police chiefs in Minsk Oblast, Brest Oblast, Grodno Oblast on 30 April.
12:19 PresidentLukashenko appoints high-ranking officials of Belarusian state television, radio company Sergei Gusachenko was appointed to the vacant position of the first deputy chairman of the National State Television and Radio Company. He previously worked as a deputy chairman of the company.
12:15 PresidentLukashenko makes new appointments Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko made new appointments on 30 April, BelTA has learned.
12:07 EconomyEAEU countries show positive economic trends in 2021 According to Mikhail Myasnikovich, 12 issues were included in the agenda of the two-day meeting. Eight of them were considered by the EAEU heads of government on 29 April.
11:39 SocietyBelarus' bill on investments passes first reading The bill is aimed at improving the provisions of the current Law on Investments taking into account the practice of its application as well as bringing its provisions into conformity with the legislative agreements of Belarus.
11:30 EconomyCall on EAEU to develop biological and health security strategy The EAEU needs a common strategy of biological and health security, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said at a meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council.
11:12 EconomyPM: Belarus against barriers to free movement of goods, services Belarus is in favor of prompt implementation of a set of measures to remove all barriers and reduce exemptions and restrictions to free movement of goods, services, capital and labor, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said at a meeting of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council.
10:52 EconomyBelarus' external state debt 2.4% down to $18.1bn in March As of 1 April 2021 Belarus' state debt totaled Br59.3 billion, up Br1.5 billion or 2.7% since the beginning of the year.
10:26 PresidentLukashenko: Belarus stays committed to UN goals, ready to develop international cooperation The head of state expressed confidence that many achievements of the UN were made possible due to the ability of Antonio Guterres to organize the process of negotiations, to unite all those who are not indifferent to find the best solutions to a number of acute problems of the present time.
10:17 SportYegor Sharangovich helps New Jersey Devils beat Philadelphia Flyers in NHL game The Belarusian forward scored twice and was recognized the first star of the match. In the opening period, the former Dinamo Minsk player capitalized on his team's power play twice in the opening period.