09:24 SocietyVitebsk to celebrate Marc Chagall's birthday Marc Chagall is a world-renowned artist, born in Vitebsk. In addition to graphics and painting, he was engaged in designing stage sets. He also painted the ceiling of the Opera Garnier in Paris. Marc Chagall is one of the most famous representatives of the 20th century avant-garde.
09:01 SportBelarus to send 390-strong delegation to first CIS Games The participants of the video conference discussed a number of organizational and technical aspects of the CIS Games and agreed to hold a seminar of CIS sports delegation heads in Kazan in early August to introduce them to the facilities of the games.
19:57 SocietyBelarusian State University establishes additional education institute The reorganization is designed to optimize scientific, instructional, and administrative processes, reduce internal competition inside the Belarusian State University, increase the volume of available services and the quality of education, and improve the physical infrastructure.
18:59 SocietyBelarusian labor market situation described as quite manageable The official said that employment in January-March 2020 was on par with last year's. “Changes began in April-May. We saw the problem. In January-May 2020 the number of working Belarusians dropped by 0.2%,” Irina Kostevich said.
18:03 EconomyBelarusian machine tools manufacturer busy penetrating new markets in Europe The company is operating at a profit despite the pandemic. Apart from the traditional markets of Belarus, Russia, and Kazakhstan this year Krasny Borets' products have been shipped to Germany, Lithuania, Ukraine, Czechia, Norway, Turkey, Italy, and Poland.”
17:09 PoliticsBelarus up to 18th position on SDG Index The meeting was arranged as a videoconference. Astrid Zam congratulated Belarus on moving up the ranks. The SDG Index measures how countries accomplish all the 17 SDGs and ranks them on the basis of their total score.
16:17 SocietyBelarus-Russia Union State PA to hold video conference on 7 July The Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia will convene for the 58th session as video conference on 7 July. The progress in the implementation of the plan of events of the Union State for the 75th anniversary of the Victory in the Great Patriotic War will be one of the key items on the agenda.
15:49 SportRepresentatives from about 40 countries register for Minsk Half Marathon Races of 5.5km, 10.5km and 21.097km will take place on 13 September. Applications are open on the website of the Minsk Half Marathon until 12 September or until the maximum number of participants is reached.
15:28 PartnersItaly eyes measures to tap down COVID-19 hotspots, overall situation continues to improve Worries of a potential new but limited wave of coronavirus infections are on the rise in Italy, even as official data showed that on a national level the infection rate has slowed to a trickle.
15:18 PresidentLukashenko talks to first president of Kazakhstan Nazarbayev over phone The sides also discussed the development of Belarus-Kazakhstan cooperation and interaction in the EAEU (Belarus presides in the organization in 2020).
14:56 PresidentLukashenko sends birthday greetings to Nursultan Nazarbayev Aleksandr Lukashenko wished Nursultan Nazarbayev strong health and many returns of the day in the circle of loving family members and good friends.
14:50 Society51,120 coronavirus recoveries reported in Belarus As many as 63,804 people with a positive test for COVID-19 are registered in Belarus. So far Belarusian medics have done 1,074,240 coronavirus tests.
14:33 EconomyBelCCI, Belarusbank sign export promotion memorandum for 2020-2021 The parties agreed to step up cooperation in such areas as dissemination of information on national export, organization of seminars on financial support for exports, joint market research and consulting services in support of exports.
14:11 PoliticsAmbassador: Belarus-Slovakia trade volume can be doubled Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko met with the ambassador earlier on 6 July. During the meeting Aleksandr Lukashenko noted that the current trade volume of $266 million is below the potential of the two countries.
14:00 SocietyHousing, work, business: modern Minsk complexes is a space of great opportunities Starting and developing a business of your own in the new prestigious complexes in the nation's capital is the most profitable investment in your future!