19 October 2021
The minister emphasized that a detailed analysis of the epidemiological situation in Belarus is being carried out and the necessary measures are being taken at all levels of government.
8 October 2021
MINSK, 8 October (BelTA) – More than 1.7 million Belarusians have received the second dose of the coronavirus vaccine, BelTA learned from the press service of the Healthcare Ministry. “More than 2,378,000 people in Belarus have got a COVID-19 vaccine, of them over 1,726,000 got their second jab,” the press service informed. The regional breakdown of people who got the second shot is as follows: Brest Oblast (over 210,700), Vitebsk Oblast (over 180,700), Gomel Oblast...
30 September 2021
MINSK, 30 September (BelTA) - Winter crops in Belarus have been sown on the area of 917,500 hectares, which is 63% of the target area (1,456,100 hectares), BelTA learned from the Belarusian Agriculture and Food Ministry. The regional breakdown of the sowing progress is as follows: Brest Oblast (71% of the area has been cropped), Vitebsk Oblast (nearly 60%), Grodno Oblast (over 65%), Minsk Oblast (nearly (64%), Mogilev Oblast (66%), and Gomel Oblast (almost 52%). Grain and...
23 September 2021
Belarus has improved its positions in the Global Innovation Index 2021, BelTA learned from the Hi-Tech Park website. According to the source, Belarus’ overall rank has improved by two points. The country is now ranked 62nd in the Global Innovation Index 2021. The index is compiled by the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) every year. WIPO is part of the UN system. Belarus’ position has improved in several categories over the year. Belarus went from the 46th...
27 August 2021
Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “You know my attitude to Polesie residents. Polesie is the salt of the Belarusian nation. I have always had a dream of pouring maximum effort into reviving our Polesie. I’ve always wanted to do something kind for Polesie residents.”
25 August 2021
The documents to purchase the vaccine have been approved. The ministries of foreign affairs and the embassies of the two countries actively helped the Healthcare Ministry of Belarus to formalize the purchase.
27 July 2021
MINSK, 27 July (BelTA) - The first two million tonnes of grain have been harvested in Belarus, BelTA learned from the press service of the Agriculture and Food Ministry. As of 27 July, 621,300 hectares of grain and leguminous crops (excluding corn, buckwheat, millet) were harvested, or almost 29% of the target. In the lead is Brest Oblast with 147,700 hectares or 43.8% cropped. Gomel Oblast harvested 120,600 hectares or 34.6%, Grodno Oblast – 66,500 hectares, or 21.3%, Minsk Oblast -...
23 July 2021
MINSK, 23 July (BelTA) – Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has sent greetings to members of the delegation of the Republic of Belarus to the Games of the XXXII Olympiad in Tokyo, Japan, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader. “The Olympic Games is a unique tournament in terms of representation, unprecedented level of competition and coverage. To become an Olympian is a life goal of many athletes. Winning an Olympic medal is an outstanding achievement,...
16 July 2021
“For Belarusians, the festival has become one of the symbols of the formation of an independent state. Indeed, we had difficult times. But we retained Slavianski Bazaar. And despite all the difficulties, the festival went on,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
9 July 2021
MINSK, 9 July (BelTA) – Sporting achievements are highly important not only for athletes themselves, but also for the state, including in the political sense, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a solemn farewell ceremony for Belarusian athletes on the way to the Tokyo Olympic Games on 9 July, BelTA has learned. “We all - athletes, fans - have been looking forward to these games for a long time. I strongly believe that the delay of the games, accumulated energy,...