19:03 PoliticsBelarus-China cooperation lauded as example of true friendship between countries The Communist Party of China is willing to deepen friendly relations with Belarus and assist the continuous achievement of new results in Belarusian-Chinese cooperation, Qian Hongshan said as he met with Belarusian Ambassador to China Nikolai Snopkov.
18:58 PoliticsBelarus regrets USA's withdrawal from Open Skies Treaty Belarus is ready for constructive cooperation with all the states parties to the treaty for the sake of strengthening the Open Skies Treaty and improving its effectiveness, including in anticipation of the fourth conference on reviewing the treaty's effect.
18:46 EconomyBellegprom's knitwear export up by 8.4% up in Q1 2020 Export of knitting companies affiliated with the Belarusian state light industry concern Bellegprom totaled $36.5 million (108.4% as against the same period of last year).
18:38 SportBelarusian Athletic Federation to host charity online marathon to support medical workers Participants choose a distance and start time, and then post a photo or screenshot of the result tracked by a fitness tracker or other means in social networks with hashtag #spasibovracham.
18:29 SocietyCIS mulling over virtual museum of cultural heritage The virtual museum will demonstrate the most valuable exhibits of museums in the CIS member states, as well as architectural monuments, natural landmarks, and archeological findings.
18:00 SportWADA: No link between TUEs and likelihood of winning an Olympic medal The study, conducted by WADA Medical Director, Dr. Alan Vernec, and WADA TUE Manager, David Healy, examined the prevalence of athletes with TUEs at the five summer and winter Olympic Games between 2010 and 2018.
17:47 EconomyBelagro 2020 expo rescheduled for 1-5 September Due to the coronavirus pandemic, the international expos Belagro 2020, Belferma, Belprodukt, Food Industry, Prodmash. Kholod. Upak have been postponed to 1-5 September 2020.
17:05 SocietyBelarus accedes to Marrakesh treaty Belarus has joined the Marrakesh Treaty to Facilitate Access to Published Works for Persons Who Are Blind, Visually Impaired or Otherwise Print Disabled. The relevant law comes into force on 3 June.
16:27 SportFINA moves World Short Course Championships to 2021 Initially, the event was to take place in the UAE in December 2020. Due to the coronavirus pandemic, FINA took the decision to move the competitions to 2021. The new dates for the World Short Course Championships in Abu Dhabi are 13-18 December 2021.
16:24 In PicturesArmy engineers blow up eight tonnes of TNT The explosion was organized in order to minimize the cost of building an anti-tank trench and ditches. As much as eight tonnes of trinitrotoluol was used up.
15:55 SocietyAndreichenko: Care homes should be under parliament's supervision A number of measures have been taken to minimize the spread of the virus in the nursing homes of the country.
15:02 SportAthletes continue training in isolation in Raubichi “About 230 people are staying here at the moment. Athletes are currently training in eight sports,” Deputy Director of the Raubichi Olympic Center Yegor Khmelkov said.
14:57 EconomyMogilev-based BelEmsa to ramp up face mask production The BelEmsa company intends to set up a production line to make single-use face masks. This will enable the company to start mass production and expand the output to 3 million face masks a day.
14:56 PartnersHighlights of 2020 Government of China Work Report Chinese Premier Li Keqiang delivered the Government Work Report to the third session of the 13th National People's Congress in Beijing on Friday morning
14:54 In PicturesSilkworm cocoon harvesting in China Local farmers in Neijiang, China's Sichuan Province have begun harvesting silkworm cocoons. The photos of the process were posted on the Twitter account of the newspaper China Daily.