Belarus Belta

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 19:56:49 +0300
Belarus calls for non-discrimination, equal opportunities for all countries at CEI summit
During the plenary session of the summit Sergei Aleinik spoke in favor of further strengthening the role of the Central European Initiative as a platform for dialogue and for advancing regional cooperation.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 19:36:38 +0300
Establishment of Eurasian Space Agency suggested
Director General of the Russian state corporation Roscosmos Dmitry Rogozin noted: “At a certain stage we may integrate our assets into a single asset the way Europe has done. I'd like us to seriously discuss the establishment of the Eurasian Space ...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 19:19:07 +0300
Belarusian tractor maker MTZ's export 28.4% up in January-November
In January-November 2021 MTZ made over 30,000 units of equipment. Thus, the company is close to making 35,000 units of equipment per annum.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 19:01:45 +0300
Directive on advancing Belarus-China relations signed
The document is designed to further advance Belarus' strategic partnership with China across a broad spectrum of avenues in 2021-2025 and represents a logical continuation of a similar directive for the 2015-2021 period.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 18:35:00 +0300
Refugees grateful to Belarus for helping them and especially their children
"We are very grateful to Belarus for help. This is especially important now, when it gets colder every day. We have food, water, children are clothed and have proper footwear. I, too, have everything I need,” the woman said.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 18:15:34 +0300
Over 2.92m Belarusians fully vaccinated against COVID-19
More than 3.683 million people in Belarus have got the first shot of a COVID-19 vaccine, of them over 2.929 million have been fully vaccinated.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 17:45:02 +0300
Fifth package of sanctions expected to help Belarus make number of necessary decisions
The MP said: “I've looked at the new package of sanctions. It is harder and harder for European officials to keep even a resemblance of a face! You teach democracy and enforce sanctions against reporters, who have their own point of view."

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 17:38:06 +0300
Belarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,876 new cases, 2,201 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 660,204. A total of 648,305 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 17:19:55 +0300
Photo shows stack of folders submitted to Lukashenko to study before meeting
A pile of documents for study had been handed over to Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko on the eve of the meeting on social and economic issues. Photos of the president's desk in one of conference halls of the Palace of Independence were post...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 17:06:22 +0300
Call for effective harmonization of Belarusian, Russian laws as part of Union State integration
The senator described the 61st session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia in Minsk as a historic event. During the session Belarusian and Russian MPs demonstrated their unity, adherence to the same ideals.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 16:47:00 +0300
China's Wulungu Lake
Winter scenery of Wulungu Lake in China

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 16:37:40 +0300
Hanna Huskova wins bronze at Aerials World Cup Ruka 2021
The Olympic champion scored 94.60 to land third. China's Xu Mengtao placed first scoring 99.49 points. Her teammate Kong Fanyu finished second with a total of 95.52.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 16:21:54 +0300
BC Tsmoki Minsk secure second win in EWBL new season
BC Tsmoki Minsk celebrated their second victory in the EWBL new season, defeating Young Angels Kosice 74-69 on 2 December.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 16:03:20 +0300
Belarus' team leader comments on non-admission to Dakar Rally 2022
The decision of the Dakar Rally 2022 organizers to remove the MAZ-SPORTauto team from the list of participants proves that sport and politics do mix, pilot and leader of the team Siarhei Vyazovich told reporters.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 15:53:21 +0300
Kochanova: Belarusians will never forget Great Patriotic War
Память о Великой Отечественной войне мы сохранили в сердцах и наша задача передавать ее молодому поколению. Об этом заявила председател...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 15:39:46 +0300
Belarus PM compares predictions from ‘independent' economists to weather forecasts
Roman Golovchenko said: “We have less than one month till the end of the year. We already see how it ends. And we see that in most indicators we will exceed the goals we set ourselves. Despite all the apocalyptic forecasts from so-called independen...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 15:39:17 +0300
Refugees at spontaneous rally: ‘We want to see your humanity'
Several dozen people, including many children, lined up with handwritten posters addressed to the Pope, Europe: "Your silence is killing us", "We want to see your humanity".

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 15:28:04 +0300
Belarusian PM: Inflation has become global problem
"The world has entered an era of high inflation, the reasons are known: an unprecedented money issue by the central banks of the Eurozone, the United States, and the price growth due to disruption in production and logistics chains," the prime minist...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 15:22:10 +0300
PM explains reasons for Belarus' record-high export
Robust export growth in Belarus is primarily due to the ability of domestic companies to get their bearings fast and seize the moment, Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko told reporters on 3 December.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 15:07:10 +0300
Belarus' economic growth projected at 2% in 2022
“We are realists, we understand the conditions under which we will have to work, but we set a task to achieve growth. Of course, exports will be the main reserve for growth,” the prime minister added.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 14:52:35 +0300
Prime minister sees growing trust in Belarusian banking system
Roman Golovchenko reminded about attempts to rock the economic situation in Belarus and instigate some depression and defeatist mood among the citizens.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 14:47:47 +0300
Minister: Belarusian government will honor all its social obligations in 2022
The government will honor all its social obligations in 2022 despite the fact that the 2022 budget will run a deficit, Belarusian Finance Minister Yuri Seliverstov told the media.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 14:41:14 +0300
PM slams western sanctions against Belarus
The latest package of Western sanctions against Belarus is puzzling, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko told the media.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 14:32:14 +0300
Belarusian government urged to protect population, reduce inflation
“Next year I want the government to step up efforts to protect the population. You must preserve what we have this year and reduce inflation a bit. Join efforst with Kallaur [Chairman of the Board of the National Bank Pavel Kallur]. All of you shou...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 14:18:45 +0300
Belarus vows to honor obligations on foreign loans even in emergency
The finance minister explained that various bodies in Russia account for over half of the sums of foreign loans Belarus owes. “Since we owe most of the money to partners in Russia, I think we will be able to come to an understanding with them,” t...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 14:14:49 +0300
Belarus to introduce counter-sanctions against West soon
“We have prepared and will introduce in the coming days a package of economic measures in retaliation to the restrictive actions taken against our country,” Roman Golovchenko said.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 14:05:37 +0300
Russia, Belarus are on same wavelength, moving along same track

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 14:02:43 +0300
Migrant crisis used as excuse to build up military presence on border with Belarus

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 14:01:12 +0300
West's claims about ‘Belarus' undermining peace and security in Europe' slammed as baseless
“The new illegitimate sanctions by the United States, Canada and the United Kingdom against Belarusian officials and entities of 2 December 2021 clearly demonstrate how far bellicose democracy promoters are willing to go in their futile efforts to ...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 13:55:27 +0300
Belavia's flight capabilities unaffected by European Union's latest sanctions
According to the Belavia website, the restrictions will not affect the flights that have already been scheduled. There is no risk of getting stuck in a foreign country. The countries Belavia offers flights to now are open for Belavia. The new restric...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 13:36:52 +0300
Makei speaks at OSCE Ministerial Council, condemns pressure, double standards
Speaking at the plenary session, Vladimir Makei pointed to the escalation of confrontation and new dividing lines in the OSCE space. The foreign minister emphasized the inadmissibility of external interference, sanctions and the use of double standar...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 13:05:31 +0300
CIS Economic Council informed about preliminary results of Belarus' presidency
Igor Petrishenko informed participants of the session about preliminary results of Belarus' presidency in CIS bodies and put forward a number of proposals.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 12:58:00 +0300
Over 130 tonnes of humanitarian aid delivered to refugees stranded at Belarus-Poland border
3 December is the 26th day that the refugees have been stranded at the Belarusian-Polish border. They are staying in a transportation and logistics hub near the Belarusian border checkpoint Bruzgi.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 12:57:30 +0300
Lukashenko: The world has followed Belarus' anti-lockdown strategy
The president listed some positive recent economic results: the growing gross domestic product and industrial output, higher exports and a record-high foreign trade surplus. The average salary increased steadily reaching Br1.500 in October.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 12:43:35 +0300
Lukashenko to Western diplomats in Belarus: No need to pack your suitcases just yet
Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “We've already noticed, it's been 24 hours (since they wanted to enforce these sanctions), some embassies are already packing their suitcases saying that the president will make the decision and they will be kicked out of...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 12:35:49 +0300
Lukashenko: West wants Belarus to become another Ukraine
The West has issued an ultimatum to Belarus demanding that it should follow in Ukraine's footsteps, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a government meeting to discuss the country's social and economic development on 3 December.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 12:31:16 +0300
Lukashenko urges to step up performance discipline, execute decisions immediately
Aleksandr Lukashenko stressed it is necessary to endure whatever the cost in the face of confrontation with the collective West. “And we will endure only if we are united and monolithic. This is why discipline, duty performance should be prioritize...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 12:16:11 +0300
Lukashenko: We are the key link in pressure on Russia, we cannot betray Russia and its people
Aleksandr Lukashenko noted that the society is growing increasingly concerned because the West has started choking Belarus economically. “It is no secret that a hybrid war is in progress. The war began a long time ago. Not only against us," he said...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 12:10:52 +0300
Lukashenko: Government's efforts to counter sanctions should be efficient
The head of state noted that this is not the first time that Belarus has faced sanctions. Moreover, the country has been preparing for this for at least six months, and the government has set up a so-called emergency response team.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 11:54:23 +0300
Lukashenko urges government to be more frugal
"In practice, this means that we will have to focus more on discipline and flexibility: to reorient to friendly trade and financial markets and ignore the attacks of the West," Aleksandr Lukashenko said.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 11:53:15 +0300
Belarusian government urged to keep inflation within 6% in 2022
“Issues related to the monetary policy have always been discussed in some kind of a simplified format. It cannot be like that this time. High inflation is the most discussed topic at the moment,” the Belarusian leader said.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 11:10:58 +0300
Lukashenko: Export growth can build public trust in ruble, bank deposits
“The government believes that export should be a priority next year. It makes perfect sense. After all, as long as we have an opportunity to sell and secure a foothold on global markets (and this will not last long), we should act,” the Belarusia...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 10:56:55 +0300
Belarus' foreign trade surplus exceeds $2.7bn in January-September 2021
According to Aleksandr Lukashenko, the results of January-October show that the country's gross domestic product increased by 2.4%. There is a 7.1% increase in industrial output virtually in all subindustries

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 10:54:47 +0300
Lukashenko: Belarusian economy keeps growing despite unprecedented pressure
Belarus has recently got under unprecedented external pressure but managed to maintain its economic growth, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a government meeting to discuss the country's social and economic development on 3 December.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 10:53:35 +0300
Belarus produces 828kg of milk, 137kg of meat per capita annually
"Belarus ranks 23rd in the world in terms of food security among 113 nations. We are ahead of Poland, Hungary, Bulgaria, Spain, Russia, Ukraine,” Igor Brylo noted.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 10:33:15 +0300
Belarus FM: Problems cannot be solved under pressure or coercion
Despite unprecedented external pressure, Belarus is ready to further contribute to strengthening cooperation both on bilateral basis and within the OSCE. “We stand ready to welcome any honest steps that will add to defusing tension and restoring mu...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 10:23:38 +0300
Lukashenko hosting meeting to discuss Belarus' draft budget for 2022
“The Palace of Independence is hosting a meeting to discuss the budget for 2022 today. Attending the meeting are government officials, governors, representatives of the National Bank and the Minsk City Hall,” the Telegram channel Pul Pervogo info...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 10:14:25 +0300
Makei: Those who demand sanctions against their people will never be needed by this country
"My country, like all our countries though, may be criticized for many things. Nobody is perfect. But have we ever wondered who benefits from sanctions' pressure on Belarus? Who will benefit from the destruction of the country's statehood?” the min...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 10:03:40 +0300
Belarus FM meets with OSCE high commissioner on national minorities
The meeting took place on the sidelines of the OSCE Ministerial Council meeting in Stockholm.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 09:50:58 +0300
FM: Those who applauded the fall of the Berlin Wall now welcome the building of new military fences
Attempts to undermine the fragile architecture of European security are many, Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei said as he spoke at the meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council in Stockholm.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 09:43:02 +0300
Ambassador: Belarus is ready to address migrant crisis with partners, despite political differences
“Belarus values peace and stability inside the country and in the region above everything else. Throughout the history of the independent Belarusian state, we have been a donor of security in the region and spared no effort to ensure global peace a...

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 09:24:55 +0300
Belarus FM meets with OSCE representative on freedom of media
The minister confirmed the openness and readiness of Belarus to build productive, mutually respectful and unbiased cooperation with the office of the OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 09:09:18 +0300
Belarus, Russia's Astrakhan Oblast sign joint action plan for 2022-2024
First Deputy Transport and Communications Minister Aleksei Lyakhnovich and Governor of Astrakhan Oblast Igor Babushkin signed the implementation plan of the current agreement at the meeting of the working group on cooperation.

Fri, 03 Dec 2021 09:01:46 +0300
FM: West teaches Belarus ‘ideal' democracy, but prefers ‘for home use' version itself
The blind imposition of invented standards does not contribute to development, but destroys the sovereignty, Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei said as he spoke at the meeting of the OSCE Ministerial Council in Stockholm.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 19:57:53 +0300
Concern over NATO military buildup near Belarusian border under pretext of migrant crisis
Vladimir Makei said: “NATO is rapidly building up military potential under the far-fetched pretext of the migration crisis at the European Union's border with Belarus. To wage war on whom? Water cannons with pepper gas, stun grenades flying from th...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 19:20:52 +0300
Lukashenko contemplates privatization of Belarusian state-run enterprises
The president explained his stance using Belarusian MAZ and Russian KamAZ as an example. “I didn't oppose the merger of these enterprises. But I was dead set against our MAZ, which makes quality vehicles, becoming an auxiliary branch of KamAZ. It i...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 18:47:37 +0300
Over 2.89m people in Belarus fully vaccinated against COVID-19
More than 3.651 million Belarusians have received the first dose of the coronavirus vaccine, BelTA learned from the press service of the Healthcare Ministry.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 18:45:21 +0300
Lukashenko points out death toll of migrant crisis at Belarusian-Polish border
According to the head of state, a large number of nameless graves of refugees appeared on the Polish-Belarusian border during the migrant crisis. But the Polish authorities are hiding this information, the president said.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 18:36:59 +0300
Hanna Sola 3rd in Oestersund sprint
Hanna Sola of Belarus finished third in the 7.5km Sprint at BMW IBU World Cup 2 in Oestersund, Sweden, with one penalty, 14.4 seconds behind the winner.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 18:36:24 +0300
Russia unwilling to sell oil, gas to Belarus in exchange for Russian rubles
“Our specialists may come to an agreement with yours one day and we will introduce the single currency. But for now we cannot switch to national currencies in Belarus-Russia trade. The volume is huge. Up to $50 billion. I suggest: listen, let's swi...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 18:29:47 +0300
Belarus urges to resolve migrant crisis through cooperation of all stakeholders
“In light of the 70th anniversary of the International Organization for Migration, the Permanent Representative of Belarus welcomed the activities carried out by the Organization over seven decades with the view to promoting orderly, regular and s...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 18:11:07 +0300
Meshkov Brest edge Elverum in EHF Champions League
HC Meshkov Brest secured their first win in the EHF Champions League group stage defeating Norway's Elverum Handball 33-32.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 18:04:59 +0300
Lukashenko says couldn't care less whether West recognized him or not
“I didn't show anyone the transcript, since it is a diplomatic document. I called her Chancellor and she called me President. This is absolutely idle talk about the recognition or non-recognition of me as President. Look, I don't care what they thi...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 17:57:12 +0300
Lukashenko: The West has come up with slimy fake news about Russia's intention to attack Ukraine
Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “They've invented a slimy idea that Russia wants to attack Ukraine. Concentrated fake news. Listen, it is a special operation. Today it is one of the prongs of the hybrid war. They take photos of totally different territo...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 17:54:11 +0300
Belarus' COVID-19 latest: 1,818 new cases, 2,318 recoveries
The nationwide coronavirus tally now stands at 658,328. A total of 646,104 patients previously diagnosed with COVID-19 have recovered in Belarus.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 17:41:17 +0300
Lukashenko talks about his son Nikolai's pistol shooting competition with Putin
Aleksandr Lukashenko said his son Nikolai's weapon skills are good. Nikolai Lukashenko competed with Vladimir Putin not so long ago. Putin's weapon skills are good, the Belarusian head of state noted.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 17:36:51 +0300
Lukashenko says his granddaughter attends Moscow State University
“My granddaughter is a student of Moscow State University. She passed the unified state exam, submitted documents and was enrolled,” said the head of state.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 17:24:11 +0300
Lukashenko slams presidential election in Poland as rigged
"You know how Duda ‘won'? He did not get 50% of the vote, he cheated," the Belarusian leader said. When asked whether the election was rigged, Aleksandr Lukashenko said: "Absolutely."

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 17:24:07 +0300
Lukashenko talks about armed standoff outside Palace of Independence in August 2020
Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “I was sure I will not have to shoot. Because those, who came, were no revolutionaries. Those were cowards, who had been paid money and who had been walking around for several days or weeks. Yes, they were driven off, pus...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 17:20:51 +0300
Lukashenko: Russia and Belarus share one fatherland: from Brest to Vladivostok
"Our Fatherland is one: from Brest to Vladivostok. Here we have two states - Belarus and Russia. Two states, one Fatherland," Aleksandr Lukashenko said.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:57:32 +0300
Kochanova describes Belarus-Russia relations as brotherly
"Good relations between our presidents play a big role in strengthening our relations. Today, our relations are developing in absolutely all the areas. Parliamentary interaction at all levels is of high importance today,” Natalya Kochanova said.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:54:17 +0300
Lukashenko describes decision to run for president in 2020 as most important decision of his life
The decision to run for president in August 2020 was the most important decision of my life, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said in a recent interview with Dmitry Kiselyov.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:47:40 +0300
Good sales of Belarusian food in China attributed to product quality, relations between presidents
The official said: “No doubt, the Chinese market is interesting for everyone. It is really complicated, it is not empty, all the internationally recognized brands are present there, and it is necessary to fight for the market from the point of view...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:41:28 +0300
Lukashenko names his biggest achievement as Belarus president
“For the first time in our history, I am saying it as a historian, we have built our own sovereign and independent state, which is valued by the overwhelming majority,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:29:58 +0300
Belarusian, Russian MPs ‘didn't discuss' single parliament, single currency
The MP said: “We didn't have any conversation about the Union State parliament or about the single currency. We are going to work under different flags on the basis of equal rights and obligations.”

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:18:44 +0300
Speaker: Migrant crisis used as excuse to build up military presence on border with Belarus
For the West the migrant crisis is an occasion to build up a military presence on the border with Belarus, Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko told reporters.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:16:42 +0300
Lukashenko commends Belarusian Union of Women
The Belarusian Union of Women has been awarded in recognition of a big contribution to the development of the women's movement, charitable activities, promotion of the role of women in the social political, cultural life of the country, strengthening...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:15:15 +0300
Volodin condemns mistreatment of refugees at Belarus-Poland border
The mistreatment of refugees at the Belarus-Poland border is unacceptable, Chairman of the Russian State Duma said following the 61st session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:09:53 +0300
Lukashenko describes relations with Putin as brotherly
“I am sure of it, particularly recently. And we truly look very deeply into some things. And I see that we look at these things with the same eyes. We have very kind relations,” the head of state added.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 16:07:24 +0300
Makei, Szijjarto discuss prospects for cooperation between Belarus, Hungary
"The parties discussed the prospects for cooperation between Belarus and Hungary, the approaches to topical issues on the regional and international agenda," the press service said.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 15:44:20 +0300
Lukashenko: Self-exiled opposition members have started fighting over Western funding
According to Aleksandr Lukashenko, the West previously expected the Belarusian opposition to help depose the current government and financed the opposition with this goal in mind. Now the West covers the opposition's expenses only to avoid a public d...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 15:35:16 +0300
Lukashenko: Opposition is plotting new protests in Belarus
“They are getting ready for this. I have recently got hold of their program. It is frightening and insane and I believe that they expect to get funding for it. They understand that if someone takes to the streets, this will be done to get financing...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 15:33:23 +0300
PM: Belarus intends to advance economic ties with Russian regions
"Direct ties with the Russian regions are part and parcel of foreign policy. We have long been working with Russian regions on the basis of direct agreements, action plans and cooperation programs. This long-term practice, of course, yields great re...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 15:28:43 +0300
Plans to sell large batches of Belarusian buses, electric buses to Kyrgyzstan
The development of the transportation system in Bishkek thanks to Belarusian electric buses was also mentioned. In addition to selling electric buses the Belarusian side is eager to develop the electric vehicle charging infrastructure.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 15:21:50 +0300
Belarusian MFA, UNHCR exchange views on situation with refugees, migrants
The parties exchanged views on the situation with refugees and migrants seeking to reach the EU via Belarus, including the provision of humanitarian assistance by international organizations.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 15:05:58 +0300
Another evacuation flight departs from Minsk to Iraq
"A Boeing 747-400 of Iraqi Airways took off from Minsk National Airport at 14.28. Onboard the Minsk-Erbil flight are 427 passengers (415 adults and 12 children under 2)," the airport said.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 15:04:18 +0300
Petrishenko: EAEU is now Belarus' larger investor than EU
“In 2020-2021 investment in Belarus from the Eurasian Economic Union amounted to 45%, while that from the European Union - 30%. This means the balance has shifted towards the EAEU,” Igor Petrishenko said.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:58:28 +0300
Belarus counteracts Western sanctions with compensatory, reciprocal measures
Igor Petrishenko said the government is working to counteract sanctions and takes compensatory measures and reciprocal ones. “We will certainly coordinate our work with partners in the Eurasian Economic Union,” he said.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:54:17 +0300
Belarus-Russia relations hailed as mutually beneficial, friendly
The relations between Belarus and Russia are open, mutually beneficial and friendly, Chairman of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus Vladimir Andreichenko said at the meeting with Chairman of the Russian State Duma Vyache...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:47:32 +0300
Gomel Oblast, Russia's Republic of Sakha sign cooperation agreement
The document was signed by Chairwoman of the Gomel Oblast Council of Deputies Yekaterina Zenkevich and Chairman of the State Assembly of the Republic of Sakha Aleksei Yeremeyev.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:33:54 +0300
Volodin: Belarus is a sovereign state, will decide on its future itself
According to the chairman of the State Duma, interference in the affairs of sovereign states is unacceptable.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:12:04 +0300
Iranian diplomats visit refugee shelter near Grodno
As the conversation revealed, the people were not convinced that they can safely return to Iran. They still want to get to Europe.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:08:20 +0300
PA adopts statement on migrant crisis on Belarus-EU border
The statement was adopted at a meeting of the 61st session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia in Minsk.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:03:53 +0300
Belarusian MP criticizes West for failing to accept multipolar world
The MP said: “It should not go unmentioned that not everyone is happy about accomplishments and prospects of the Union State of Belarus and Russia. The formation of the multipolar world causes the collective West and primarily the USA to strongly r...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 14:00:00 +0300
An upscale project in Minsk World! New tenants of ‘Kaliningrad' house share their excitement
Этой осенью ключи от своих апартаментов получили жильцы семи новостроек! На днях список пополнил дом "Калининград" в квартале "Евразия"! ...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 13:42:31 +0300
Belarus against duplicate enterprises in Eurasian Economic Union
The official said: “I'd like to emphasize that we should not set up some duplicate enterprises. We have components of such competition. Yes, it has to exist but we believe that competition should be our joint product on third-country markets. We sh...

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 13:41:52 +0300
Call on EU to stop inhumane policy towards civilians at the border
The EU must stop its inhumane policy towards civilians at the border, Chairman of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko said at a meeting of the 61st session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 13:41:47 +0300
Supreme State Council decisions hailed as breakthrough for Belarus-Russia Union State
These strategically important documents not only enshrine clear priorities in the development of the Union State but also contain a list of steps and activities to increase mutually beneficial cooperation.

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 13:28:18 +0300
Russia's Astrakhan Oblast eager to facilitate Belarus' export to Southeast Asia
The governor said: “We've agreed that the volumes of export and import should invariably grow. We are interested in using the technical capabilities Belarus has such as agricultural machines, lift equipment.”

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 13:24:28 +0300
Vyacheslav Volodin re-elected Chairman of Belarus-Russia Union State PA
Vyacheslav Volodin has been re-elected Chairman of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia at a meeting of the 61st session of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Union State of Belarus and Russia.