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24 Apr 2018
Belarus president reaffirms building country for people as primary goal Belarus president reaffirms building country for people as primary goal
In his words, making the economy stronger and making Belarusians richer come to the forefront now...
24 Apr 2018
Belarus president: Our task is to be open for the better Belarus president: Our task is to be open for the better
"We should understand the development of the modern world correctly for a proper choice of actions inside the country. This development is defined by three key factors: the explosive growth of new technologies, the uplift of developing markets, and the total globalization of all international processes"...
21 Apr 2018
Lukashenko shares his thoughts on Year of Native Land Lukashenko shares his thoughts on Year of Native Land
"It is not even the year of native land but three years. Because we will hardly manage to do everything in one year. People need time to get used to the idea, set some plans. Some need to earn money first to invest it in their hometowns afterwards"...

Opinions & Interviews rss

24 Apr 2018
Lukashenko praises rapid development of Belarus-China relations Lukashenko praises rapid development of Belarus-China relations
Alexander Lukashenko noted that Belarus is an active and equal member of the Road and Belt initiative put forward by China President Xi Jinping...
24 Apr 2018
Lukashenko: Belarus has neither excessive geopolitical ambitions nor inferiority complex Lukashenko: Belarus has neither excessive geopolitical ambitions nor inferiority complex
"Belarus is a European country with a steadily developing economy, a calm public and political situation, interfaith peace and a responsible foreign policy"...
24 Apr 2018
Lukashenko: Belarus should play a more prominent role in international politics Lukashenko: Belarus should play a more prominent role in international politics
The country will continue building cooperation with various partners, balancing its interests between various poles of power, cultivating new geopolitical pillars and “safety cushions”...

Latest press releases rss

24 Apr 2018
About 25.7m trees planted in Belarus during Forest Week
Seedlings, mostly pines and birches, were planted on the total area of more than 6,700 hectares...
24 Apr 2018
Belarus president calls for annual increase in social spending
"Only through this will we be able to boost the birth rate, support families with many children, elderly people, all those who really need the government’s attention"...
24 Apr 2018
Joint meeting of two houses of Belarusian Parliament opens
A joint meeting of the House of Representatives and the Council of the Republic for the annual State of the Nation Address of the Belarusian president to the Belarusian people and the National Assembly opened in the Oval Hall of the Government House...
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UNESCO heritage sites in Belarus, Mir Castle and Nesvizh Palace

The famous Belarusian landmarks associated with the influential dynasties, remarkable events and mysterious legends celebrate important milestones of their modern history this year. Mir Castle and Nesvizh Palace and Park Ensemble were added to UNESCO's World Heritage List 15 and 10 years ago respectively. Today these gems of Belarusian architecture attract more and more tourists from different countries… Photos of Mir Castle and Nesvizh Palace taken in autumn 2015 are available in our gallery. The video by Pavel Kuzmin gives a bird's eye view of the landmarks.