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Lukashenko demands progress in development of Orsha District
There should be more progress in the development of Orsha District, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he visited Orsha Meat-Packing Plant on 15 June, BelTA informs. “We will keep an eye on this matter till the end of the year. You will be responsible for every square meter,” Aleksandr Lukashenko warned. The head of state remarked that Orsha gets more attention than any other city in the country. “But we also have Grodno, Brest. I have come here, and they already...
Day of People’s Unity established in Belarus
Belarus has established a new national holiday – the Day of People’s Unity. Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko signed Decree No.206 on 7 June, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian head of state. Decree No.206 amends Decree No.157 of 26 March 1998 “On national holidays, public holidays, and commemorative dates in the Republic of Belarus”. The Day of People’s Unity will be celebrated on 17 September (not a day off). “This date symbolizes...
Belarus shares experience in agro-town construction with Azerbaijan
Azerbaijan is studying Belarus’ experience in the construction of agro-towns, Belarusian Agriculture and Food Minister Ivan Krupko told journalists on 2 June, BelTA has learned. “Azerbaijan is Belarus’ strategic partner. In 2020, Belarus-Azerbaijan trade in agricultural and food products totaled $35 million, which was up by 5.3% over 2019. Belarus’ export came at $30.4 million (up by 10.7% over 2019). In January-March 2021, Belarus’ supplies to Azerbaijan amounted to $8.1 million...
Belarusian parliament’s address to president adopted
At a meeting of the fifth session of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus of the seventh convocation senators adopted an address to the president to introduce a bill to the House of Representatives on amending the Constitution, which provides for the simultaneous holding of elections to the local councils of deputies of the 29th convocation and to the House of Representatives of the 8th convocation, BelTA has learned. Chairman of the Council of the Republic’s...
MPs support green economy development in Belarus-Russia Union State
Members of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia believe the development of the green economy in the Union State of Belarus and Russia is promising. The press service of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia made the relevant statement after a session of the Ecology, Nature Management, and Emergency Management Commission of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia in Moscow on 18 May, BelTA has learned....
Conference at Belarusian State University to draw researchers from 6 countries
The hybrid international research conference “Communication in social and humanitarian affairs, economy, and education” will take place at Belarusian State University (BSU) on 13-14 May, BelTA learned from the BSU press service. The welcoming address will be delivered by Dean of the BSU Faculty of Philosophy and Social Sciences Vadim Gigin and President of the Russian Communication Association Irina Rozina. The conference will bring together researhcers, teachers, and...
Over 8,000 titles of books, brochures published in Belarus in 2020
Subscription was the largest expenditure item of household budget expenses on books and newspapers in 2020, reads a statistical review released by the Belarusian Statistics Committee ahead of the Press Day marked in Belarus on 5 May, BelTA has learned. In 2020, more than 8,000 titles of books and brochures were published in the country. By content they were dominated by educational books and brochures (33.2%), educational and methodological (19.7%), scientific and non-fiction (19.5%),...
Belarus briefs CSTO about foiled coup plot in Belarus
A regular meeting of the CSTO Defense Ministers Council was held in Dushanbe on 27 April. The day before, Tajikistan President Emomali Rahmon met with the defense ministers of the CSTO member states, BelTA has learned from the press service of the Defense Ministry. The parties discussed regional security and cooperation within the CSTO Defense Ministers Council. The parties also exchanged views on the challenges and threats to military security and measures to neutralize them....
Belarusian commodity exchange reveals top exporters in Q1 2021
Sellers of timber products and cement topped the ranking of exporters of the Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchange (BUCE) in Q1 2021, BelTA learned from BUCE’s Spokesman Roman Yaniv. In Q1 2021, the top three exporters on BUCE included the Bellesexport company affiliated with the Belarusian Forestry Ministry, Belarusian Cement Company, and Vitebsk Sawmill. The total sum of export transactions equaled $78.3, up by 29% over January-March 2020. These three companies accounted...
Belarus government names Quality Excellence Award 2020 winners
The Belarusian government named the Quality Excellence Award 2020 winners. The decision of the awarding commission was approved by Decision of the Council of Ministers No.251 of 9 April 2021, BelTA learned from the National Legal Internet Portal. For the achievement of significant results in the quality and competitiveness of manufactured products, rendered services or performed works, introduction of innovative technologies and modern management methods the Quality Excellence Award went...
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