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,...
2 July 2021
The head of state noted that it is deeply symbolic that Belarus celebrates Independence Day on the day when its capital was liberated from the Nazi invaders.
11 June 2021
MINSK, 11 June (BelTA) – Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has sent greetings to the participants of the 20th edition of the Belarusian Song and Poetry Festival, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian head of state.
“Over the years, one of the largest art forums has become an integral part of the cultural life of our country and discovered many popular artists and poets. The unique format of the event brings together several generations of famous cultural...
3 June 2021
DUBROVNO, 3 June (BelTA) - Some 342,000 boys and girls will spend time in Belarusian children’s summer camps this summer, Deputy Prime Minister Igor Petrishenko told reporters, BelTA has learned.
On 2 June the vice premier paid a visit to a summer camp in secondary school No. 1 in Dubrovno. The all-day camp in the area will begin its work on 5 June, while school health camps opened their doors on 1 June. “We took a look at the organization of children's meals, leisure time, and...
28 May 2021
The bill on constitutional amendments will be discussed by Belarusian MPs at the spring session, Deputy Chairman of the Standing Committee on State Construction, Local Government and Regulations of the House of Representatives Viktor Svillo told reporters on 28 May, BelTA has learned.
"A special commission has been put together today to prepare the bill for the first reading. The deadline is 4 June, and the bill should pass the first reading by the end of this session at the latest. The...
6 September 2021
Aleksandr Lyakhov said: “Serious progress is expected in oil extraction in Belarus. It is a result of large-scale geological exploration work and the application of new oil industry technologies. For the last few years oil extraction in Belarus has been rising by 20,000 tonnes per annum. This year’s oil extraction is expected to reach at least 1.730 million tonnes.”
27 August 2021
Rogachev Milk Canning Factory signed a contract with one of major distributors of Saudi Arabia. "The partner’s coverage is significant: retail chains, shops, restaurants, cafes. Concentrated milk without sugar made an impression on Arab business partners, who praised the high quality of milk and its natural taste," the company said.
14 July 2021
GOMEL, 14 July (BelTA) – In H1 2021 the Svetlogorsk Drilling Department and the Rig Building Department of Belorusneft built 23 wells and installed 22 drilling rigs, BelTA learned from the press service of the company.
In June, the Rig Building Department installed three drilling rigs on the territory of Belarus. According to Nikolai Smolikov, First Deputy Chief-Chief Engineer of the the Rig Building Department, rig builders worked on the Vishanskoye, Beskopylnovskoye and...
9 July 2021
GOMEL, 9 July (BelTA) – Belarusian Transport and Communications Minister Aleksei Avramenko talked to reporters in Gomel. He talked about the digitization of passenger transportation by railway, about information technologies and healthy competition between the private sector and the public one, BelTA has learned.
The official said that the transport industry operates well, but there are things that need close attention. In particular, it is necessary to pay more attention to the...