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16 Oct 2018
Lukashenko wants to scale up import substitution, cut out middlemen Lukashenko wants to scale up import substitution, cut out middlemen
The president emphasized that Belarusian enterprises need to embrace the world’s best technologies, purchase the necessary equipment and produce everything we need in line with the import substitution policy...
16 Oct 2018
Yelizaveta Dorts wins 7th medal for Belarus in Buenos Aires Yelizaveta Dorts wins 7th medal for Belarus in Buenos Aires
This is Belarus’ seventh medal at the 3rd Youth Olympic Games in Buenos Aires (1 gold medal, 3 silver medals, and 3 bronze medals). Another two medals were won by Belarusian athletes as part of international teams (1, 0, 1)...
15 Oct 2018
Lukashenko: Belarus will do everything for unity inside nation, church Lukashenko: Belarus will do everything for unity inside nation, church
“We will do our best so that both our state and our people grow stronger in the Orthodox faith. Therefore I said that schism is not about us. We will do everything to preserve our unity”...

Opinions & Interviews rss

17 Oct 2018
IAEA praises Belarus’ preparedness for emergencies IAEA praises Belarus’ preparedness for emergencies
According to Juan Carlos Lentijo, the IAEA experts believe that Belarus has effective and reliable mechanisms in the area of emergency preparedness and response...
16 Oct 2018
Jiang Ping: Cooperation agreement will take Minsk-Shanghai partnership to a new level Jiang Ping: Cooperation agreement will take Minsk-Shanghai partnership to a new level
"The signing of the agreement is an important step at the level of the cities. It is our duty to build relationships in order to achieve more concrete objectives and help our businesses find a good trading partner"...
16 Oct 2018
PM: Belarus’ economic growth levels out at 3.7% PM: Belarus’ economic growth levels out at 3.7%
In his words, inflation stays within the yearly plan...

Latest press releases rss

17 Oct 2018
Minsk, Smorgon to host conference on 100th anniversary since end of First World War on 25-26 October Minsk, Smorgon to host conference on 100th anniversary since end of First World War on 25-26 October
The conference “Belarus in the Flames First World War” will be held on 25-26 October. On the first day the conference will be held in Minsk, on the second one it will move to Smorgon which was affected by the century-old events the most...
17 Oct 2018
25th Minsk International Film Festival Listapad to feature 167 films 25th Minsk International Film Festival Listapad to feature 167 films
"This year the festival will feature 167 films from 48 countries. Two countries – South Africa and Kenya – will make their debut at the festival"...
17 Oct 2018
Listapadzik’s 2018 competition program to feature six movies Listapadzik’s 2018 competition program to feature six movies
"These movies, I think, are small yet important revelations about the theme of childhood. They represent Italy, Kazakhstan, Kenya, China, Estonia and Serbia"...
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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 celebrated important milestones of their modern history in 2015. 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.