Belarus Belapan Wed, 21 Mar 2018 19:48:30 +0300 Director of transport ministry's Aviation Department arrested by KGB over bribe
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 19:36:53 +0300 Opposition politician Siwchyk placed in jail
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 18:54:05 +0300 Finance ministry set to sell €2.8 million worth of bonds at March 29 auction
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 18:40:14 +0300 Foreign ministry developing draft edict providing for government’s financial support for exporters’ participation in international exhibitions abroad
Wed, 21 Mar 2018 18:16:41 +0300 Belarusian ambassador meets with director of National Library of Turkey
Belarus Belta Tue, 20 Mar 2018 20:07:33 +0300 Lukashenko about BNR: You have to know the truth, but don't take pride in those events
On the one hand, the founders of the Belarusian People's Republic wanted independence for the country. On the other hand, they were ready to seek anyone's assistance with reaching the goal, however, they would have been once again oppressed in the en...Tue, 20 Mar 2018 19:56:29 +0300 FIDE CEO praises Minsk as venue fit for top chess tournaments
Geoffrey Borg came to Minsk to learn about progress in preparations for a session of the FIDE Presidential Board. It is no secret that Minsk is eager to host the 2022 World Chess Olympiad. However, some members of the FIDE Presidential Board doubt th...Tue, 20 Mar 2018 19:30:23 +0300 Belarusian army's readiness to protect air border tested
According to the source, the personnel of the duty forces demonstrated a high level of training. Radar units detected the control targets in a timely manner and fed the necessary data to air defense missile systems and aircraft crews, which in turn s...Tue, 20 Mar 2018 19:10:50 +0300 Belarus president talks about favorite music
The president responded that he has no time for music while skiing or playing ice hockey. But he does listen to music while driving a car. The head of state mentioned he takes pleasure in listening to songs associated with his native town.Tue, 20 Mar 2018 18:49:20 +0300 Plans to set up car design bureau in Belarus in H1 2018
The official said: “One of the tasks I am facing is setting up a bureau to design cars in the first half of the year. So far we've built a modern factory but the car was developed by our colleagues. We intend to get competences, including in the ar...
Belarus Digest Thu, 03 Aug 2017 11:10:10 +0000Arms deals, Ostrogorski Forum videos, economic forecasts - Ostrogorski Centre digest
Ostrogorski Forum 2017
In July, analysts at the Ostrogorski Centre discussed arms deals between Belarus and Russia, developments in Bel...Wed, 02 Aug 2017 12:30:26 +0000Why is the West afraid of the West-2017 exercises?
Lukashenka with a Kalashnikov rifle. Source: solnzepodobny.livejournal.com
On 21 July 2017, Alexander Lukashenka visited Kyiv and met w...Tue, 01 Aug 2017 11:53:49 +0000The Belarusian authorities learn to appreciate their country’s statehood
Lukashenka in the national T-shirt 'Vyshyvanka'. Source: svaboda.org
On 1 July, on the eve of Belarus's official Independ...Mon, 31 Jul 2017 13:22:35 +0000Belarusians at Home and in the World: “In Solidarity We Trust”
Celebration of the Belarusian midsummer holiday Kupalle in Canada, 2017. Photo: Maxim Zinchuk
On 15 – 16 July 2017, Minsk hosted ...Thu, 27 Jul 2017 07:46:15 +0000Belarus and Ukraine cooperate in the face of Russian pressure
Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenka travelled to Kyiv on an official visit on 20-21 July. Both Belarus and Ukraine, for different reasons, are seeking to reinvigorate direct dialogue bet...