12:10 PresidentLukashenko arrives at Palace of Republic to deliver annual address Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has arrived at the Palace of the Republic to deliver his annual address to the Belarusian people and the National Assembly.
11:42 EconomyOpinion: Belarus economy is growing despite global crises and coronavirus Belarus' economy keeps growing in the face of global crises and the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic, Doctor of Science [Economy], Professor Mikhail Kovalyov told BelTA.
10:46 SocietyBrest Oblast seeks to promote water tourism Brest Oblast offers about 240 tours varying in distance and complexity, including 73 biking tours and 52 water tours. The remaining tours are either combined tours or tours meant for the broad audience.
09:46 SportSasnovich to take on Mertens in Palermo The winner of the match will take on Jasmine Paolini of Italy (No. 95).
09:23 EconomySenators approve appointment of three members of National Bank Board Members of the Council of the Republic have approved the appointment of Elena Mashnina, Denis Goreglyad and Dmitry Murin members of the Board of the National Bank of Belarus.
09:00 PoliticsEarly voting for presidential election kicks off in Belarus Polling places will be open from 10:00 till 14:00 and from 16:00 till 19:00. Voters will not have to explain why they will not be able to come to the polls on election day.
19:57 EconomyBelarusian MAZ to ship batch of vehicles to Zimbabwe The contract provides for shipping five MAZ-646087 truck tractors and five MAZ-937900-010 semi-trailers to this African country. Those are right-hand-drive trucks and are designed to transport freight in countries with left-hand traffic.
19:20 PoliticsReligious tolerance in Belarus praised Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Turkey to Belarus Mustafa Ozcan and his spouse came to attend celebrations of Eid al-Adha – one of the most important Islamic holidays that Muslims celebrate on 31 July – 2 August.
19:05 EconomyBelarusian Universal Commodity Exchange introduces special session to export wood fuel These trade sessions will focus on exporting chip fuel, wood shavings, sawdust, wood waste, wood fuel briquettes, wood fuel pellets, and split firewood.
18:51 EconomyENSREG experts to review action plan based on Belarusian nuclear power plant stress tests Stress tests of the Belarusian nuclear power plant were carried out in 2016. The ability of the Belarusian nuclear power plant to withstand extreme unfavorable natural phenomena and their combinations (earthquakes, tsunami, floods, and the rest) was evaluated.
18:33 SportWanda Diamond League in Doha rescheduled to 25 September Initially the athletics meeting in Qatar was to take place in April, but due to the coronavirus pandemic, it was postponed to 9 October. A new date for the meeting was announced today. The competitions will take place on 25 September.
18:09 SportBelarus to name wrestling roster for CIS Games “The event will be held at the National State College of Olympic Reserve. We plan to see how our talented young athletes are doing. After the tournament, we will name the athletes who will go to Russia's Kazan for the CIS Games. For young people, the August competition will be the first major event since the pandemic started. The tournament will be broadcast online,” Yuri Shcherbachenya said.
18:00 SocietyWith Pride in Heart: Sunny, cultural and very progressive town: Report from Molodechno Yuri Gorlov, Chairman of the Molodechno District Executive Committee, took BelTA journalists on an excursion around the town and told them about the town's development plans, its cultural capital status and industrial zone.
17:38 PartnersYanqing Olympic competition zone on track to host Beijing Winter Olympic Games 2022 The venues and municipal supporting facilities in the Yanqing competition area for Olympic Winter Games Beijing 2022 will be fully completed by the end of this year and will meet the requirements for hosting events.
17:21 PoliticsBelarusian president's address described as roadmap for everyone The Council of the Republic opened its third extraordinary session on 3 August. The senators, among other things, decided to hold a joint session of the both houses of the Belarusian Parliament to hear the annual address of the president to the Belarusian people and the National Assembly.