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Physical education and sports
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...
Belarusian Police Day marked in Vitebsk
Plans to invest some Br40m in FEZ Vitebsk infrastructure
There are plans to invest about Br40 million in the construction of infrastructure facilities in the free economic zone (FEZ) Vitebsk, including about Br30 million in 2021, the FEZ Vitebsk administration told BelTA. The money will be spent on creating an additional energy capacity, building a water supply facility and railway lines in sector No.1 Zhurzhevo in Vitebsk's outskirt. The development of the engineering and transport infrastructure will allow raising at least $165 million...
Belarus’ government compiles list of biggest local employers
The list of local economic mainstays has been drafted in Belarus in line with Council of Ministers’ Resolution No. 90 as of 16 February 2021. The resolution was officially published on the National Legal Internet Portal on 18 February, BelTA informs. The list includes 103 joint stock companies, of which 16 are located in Brest Oblast, 15 in Vitebsk Oblast, 11 in Gomel Oblast and Minsk Oblast each, 13 in Grodno Oblast, 17 in Mogilev Oblast. The list of Minsk’s biggest taxpayers...
Vitebsk Oblast delegates to Belarusian People's Congress on their way to Minsk
Belarus approves sport development program for 2021-2025
The Belarusian government has approved the state program “Physical Education and Sport” for 2021-2025, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian government. According to the state program, Belarus sport rankings in the unofficial team standings according to the results of the Olympic Games should not go below 25th place. The number of medals at the Olympics, European Games, world and European championships should make up at least 695 in 2021, and at least 715 in...
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