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Exhibitions dedicated to Great Patriotic War open in Vitebsk
Orsha to host international economic forum on 28 April-1 May
The 9th edition of the International Economic Forum and the 10th edition of the national universal trade fair “Traditions of Orsha” will be running in Orsha from 28 April to 1 May, BelTA learned from Galina Svitina, the head of the economy department of the Orsha District Executive Committee. The economic forum will bring together around 100 participants. On the first day of the forum, representatives of Orsha and its twin towns Qingdao and Yiwu (China), Gagarin, Vyazma, Tver,...
Opening of new ice arena in Vitebsk postponed to H2 2022
The opening of the new indoor ice arena in Vitebsk has been postponed until the second half of 2022, project coordinator Dmitry Khodos told BelTA. The mixed-use training complex is being built by the Belarusian-Czech company Ice Ring Technology, set up with the participation of Nativita Company (Beshenkovichi District) to launch a professional figure skating school in Vitebsk. The initial plans were to complete the project by autumn 2021. According to Dmitry Khodos, many foreign...
Electrical safety when working near power lines
In the Republic of Belarus, the staff of Gosenergogaznadzor is constantly working on the prevention of electrical injuries, in particular, on the observance of the Rules for the protection of electrical networks (hereinafter referred to as the Rules). However, damage to power grids occurs every year, including cases of electric shock. Failure to comply with the rules for the production of work in the security zones of power transmission lines often leads to accidents, including...
Four helicopters of bankrupt air carrier Orsha Air up for auction
Four Mi-2 helicopters of the Belarusian air carrier Orsha Air have been put up for a digital descending-price auction. The auction is scheduled for 14 May, BelTA learned from Nikolai Krotov, Director of OOO VitYurkom. The helicopters will be sold as part of Orsha Air’s liquidation. The air carrier has been recognized as bankrupt by the Vitebsk Oblast Economic Court. VitYurkom has been chosen the emergency manager and will have to repay nearly Br600,000 in debts to nine creditors...
Belarusian Bellegprom mulling over flax exports to Tajikistan
The Belarusian state light industry concern Bellegprom is considering possibilities to launch flax deliveries to the market of Tajikistan, BelTA learned from the press service of Bellegprom. Issues related to cooperation between light industry enterprises of the two countries were discussed as part of the Belarus-Tajikistan intergovernmental commission on trade and economic cooperation. “Belarusian flax is of interest to business in different parts of the world, and...
Festive atmosphere hailed as main trademark of Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk festival
The main trademark of the 30th edition of the International Festival of Arts Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk is its festive atmosphere, Director of the International Festival of Arts Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk Gleb Lapitsky told the STV TV channel, BelTA has learned. “We have never competed with Eurovision. This is meaningless because the two events have different goals,” Gleb Lapitsky said. “Eurovision creates content exclusively for television, while we create atmosphere. Over the...
Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk 2021 due on 14-19 July
The 30th edition of the International Festival of Arts Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk has been scheduled for 14-19 July. The festival's program will include traditional concerts, an ice show, theater performances, and a street art festival, Director General of the Vitebsk Culture Center, Director of the International Festival of Arts Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk Gleb Lapitsky told a press briefing on 24 March, BelTA has learned. The first concert of the festival at the Summer...
Grace International beauty pageant in Vitebsk to feature contestants from 9 countries
Students of universities of Vitebsk and Minsk from nine countries will compete for the prizes of the second edition of the open contest of national cultures, talent, and beauty Grace International. The final of the beauty pageant is scheduled for 18 March, Director General of the Vitebsk Culture Center Gleb Lapitsky told a press conference, BelTA has learned. “We received applications from 18 students from Gorki, Mogilev, Minsk, Brest, Grodno, and Mozyr. During the first round,...
Over 13,500 deposit accounts opened under Belarus' new family capital program
As of 1 March 2021, 95,880 deposit accounts were opened for large families under Belarus' family capital program, 13,545 of which were opened under the new program for 2020-2024, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Labor and Social Security Ministry. As many as 82,335 deposit accounts with the total sum of $823.4 million were opened in line with the family capital program that was running in 2015-2019. The 2015-2019 program provided $10,000 to large families upon the birth or adoption...
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