27 March 2023
More than 50,000 people attended the 30th edition of Minsk International Book Fair that was held on 22-26 March under the “World of Books Without Borders” slogan, Executive Director of the Book Fair Dmitry Makarov said at the closing ceremony on 26 March, BelTA has learned.
“I am happy to take stock of our joint activities over these past few days, the work of publishers, writers, and readers,” Belarusian Deputy Information Minister Igor Buzovsky said. “Our anniversary Minsk...
24 March 2023
The Belarusian delegation added an item dedicated to the topic "80 years of the Khatyn tragedy” to the agenda of the OSCE Permanent Council meeting, and the Permanent Representative of Belarus to the OSCE Andrei Dapkiunas made a statement in connection with this tragic date on 23 March, BelTA learned from the Permanent Mission of the Republic of Belarus to the OSCE.
"Why does the Permanent Council need historical agenda items?” Andrei Dapkiunas asked rhetorically. “A nation who has...
23 March 2023
Head of the Belarus President Administration Igor Sergeyenko talked to reporters during a tour of Smorgon Assembly Plant. Among other things he emphasized the importance of training personnel for various economy branches, including the manufacturing sector, BelTA has learned.
Igor Sergeyenko said: “This enterprise uses a good way of HR management – mentoring. Young guys come here after graduating from vocational schools or even without serious training. Specialists are assigned to...
22 March 2023
The Minsk Oblast Executive Committee has hosted a meeting between Minsk Oblast First Deputy Governor Sergei Levkovich and a delegation from Leningrad Oblast, BelTA learned from the press service of the Minsk Oblast Executive Committee.
The Russian delegation was headed by Oleg Malashchenko, Deputy Chairman of the Leningrad Oblast Government, Chairman of the Committee for Agro-Industrial Complex and Fisheries.
As Sergei Levkovich noted, this meeting can be called a meeting of true...
21 March 2023
Director of the National Research Center Cardiology Natalya Mitkovskaya told the STV TV channel about the achievements of Belarusian doctors, BelTA informs.
“Belarusian cardiac surgeons broke into the global transplantation scene. At the moment we are among the top 10 countries of the world in this field, and we are ahead of other former Soviet nations. And this, of course, wins us a lot of respect among professionals from other countries,” said Natalya Mitkovskaya.
20 March 2023
A joint sitting of the two chambers of the Belarusian parliament is scheduled for 20 March, BelTA learned from the press service of the House of Representatives.
The Parliament will hear a report by Chairman of the Belarusian State Control Committee Vasily Gerasimov on the performance of the committee.
17 March 2023
Russia will be the guest of honor of the 30th edition of Minsk International Book Fair, which will open on 22 March. The Russian program will celebrate the richest Russian cultural and literary heritage, since 2023 has been declared the Year of the Russian Language as a Language of Interethnic Communication in the CIS, BelTA learned from the press service of the Directorate of the Moscow International Book Fair, which is the operator of the Books of Russia program at the Minsk book forum....
16 March 2023
The Eurasian Economic Commission and the Agency for Strategic Initiatives have opened applications for the first international climate contest Green Eurasia, official representative of the Eurasian Economic Commission Iya Malkina said at a briefing for the press in Moscow on 15 March, BelTA has learned.
“The purpose of the contest is to find effective climate practices and to scale them up in the Eurasian Economic Union,” said Iya Malkina.
Commercial organizations, government...
15 March 2023
A Belarusian delegation headed by Chief Academic Secretary of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Vasily Gursky took part in a session of the National Innovation Council chaired by Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, BelTA has learned.
The main item on the agenda was the social and economic model of Belarus and the impact that scientific, technological and innovative activities had on it. Following the meeting, President Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez proposed to set up a...
14 March 2023
Belarusian Transport and Communications Minister Aleksei Avramenko met with Transport and Urban Development Minister Mehrdad Bazrpash of Iran within the framework of the official visit of Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko to Iran, BelTA learned from the press service of the Transport and Communications Ministry.
The parties signed a protocol to establish a permit-free procedure for international road freight transport. "I hope that both parties will be able to ratify the protocol...