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13 Feb 2020
Half of tickets for UEFA Futsal Champions League finals in Minsk sold in less than week Half of tickets for UEFA Futsal Champions League finals in Minsk sold in less than week
In view of the high demand, all-game tickets will be on sale until 18.00 on 14 February...
13 Feb 2020
Raubichi ready to host IBU European Open Biathlon Championships Raubichi ready to host IBU European Open Biathlon Championships
"If we take the responsibility of hosting the European event, the IBU is ready to bring forward the IBU World Cup. It will start on 3 March rather than 5 March, as it was initially planned, and will end two days earlier"...
13 Feb 2020
BC Tsmoki Minsk reach EWBL Final Four BC Tsmoki Minsk reach EWBL Final Four
The four winners of the quarterfinals will progress to the main stage of the competitions (21-22 March)...
12 Feb 2020
Over 260 Belarusian athletes gearing up for Tokyo 2020 Over 260 Belarusian athletes gearing up for Tokyo 2020
So far, the Olympic qualifying requirements have been met by 69 Belarusian athletes in 15 sports...
12 Feb 2020
Over 52,000ha of new woodland in Belarus in 2019 Over 52,000ha of new woodland in Belarus in 2019
This year foresters are set to plant and replant trees on an area of at least 38,000 hectares...
12 Feb 2020
Belarusian athletes win 843 medals at major international tournaments in 2019 Belarusian athletes win 843 medals at major international tournaments in 2019
Over half of the medals were won by junior teams...
11 Feb 2020
Belarusian pastry chefs to take part in IKA/Culinary Olympics Belarusian pastry chefs to take part in IKA/Culinary Olympics
"Belarusian pastry chefs will present complex art compositions made of chocolate, mastic, marzipan, pastilage and salt dough using various manufacturing techniques"...
11 Feb 2020
Number of visa-free tourists in Brest Oblast up by 70% in January Number of visa-free tourists in Brest Oblast up by 70% in January
In January the region was mostly visited by individual travelers. Only a third of tourists came as part of tour groups...
10 Feb 2020
Belarus reach 2020 Fed Cup finals Belarus reach 2020 Fed Cup finals
The doubles rubber turned to be a decider, in which Belarus’ Aryna Sabalenka and Aliaksandra Sasnovich fought through Kiki Bertens and Demi Schuurs 4-6, 6-3, 7-6 (10-8)...
10 Feb 2020
Belarus registers novel cancer drug Belarus registers novel cancer drug
The idea, its implementation, production technology, substantiation of safety and efficiency of the medicine were done by scientists of the Research Institute for Physical and Chemical Problems of Belarusian State University...
10 Feb 2020
Maryna Slutskaya wins silver at Paris Grand Slam 2020 Maryna Slutskaya wins silver at Paris Grand Slam 2020
The Belarusian came through four bouts victorious to lose to France’s Romane Dicko in the final...
7 Feb 2020
Khrushch voted 2021 IIHF World Championship mascot in Belarus Khrushch voted 2021 IIHF World Championship mascot in Belarus
The Latvian audience picked up Hedgehog...
7 Feb 2020
Minsk in top three CIS cities with most interesting program for Fatherland Defenders Day Minsk in top three CIS cities with most interesting program for Fatherland Defenders Day
The ranking takes into account the popularity and unique character of Fatherland Defenders Day events...
7 Feb 2020
BelTA’s new book launched at Minsk International Book Fair BelTA’s new book launched at Minsk International Book Fair
The book was published with support of the Information Ministry. It features 400 photos depicting the most important events of the Belarusian calendar, as well as presidential initiatives that have turned into traditions...
6 Feb 2020
Tsmoki Minsk advance to FIBA Europe Cup playoffs Tsmoki Minsk advance to FIBA Europe Cup playoffs
Two best teams from each of four groups advance to the quarterfinal...
5 Feb 2020
BelTA presents book about partisans at Minsk book fair BelTA presents book about partisans at Minsk book fair
The book tells about 91 partisans and underground movement members who were awarded the title of the Hero of the Soviet Union for heroism and courage. They came from different republics of the USSR, but accomplished their feats in the territory of Belarus...
5 Feb 2020
2020 Minsk Book Fair to offer live streams 2020 Minsk Book Fair to offer live streams
The first stream will be available during the official opening ceremony of the forum at 12.00 on 5 February...
4 Feb 2020
Belarus, China exchange information on measures to tackle coronavirus Belarus, China exchange information on measures to tackle coronavirus
Andrei Dapkiunas and Cui Qiming discussed assistance to Belarusian and Chinese nationals who plan to return to their places of residence, work or studies...
3 Feb 2020
BRSM, European Youth Card Association sign cooperation agreement BRSM, European Youth Card Association sign cooperation agreement
“The BRSM Youth Union has developed relations with the European Youth Card Association for many years. We are happy that we have finally signed the cooperation agreement”...
3 Feb 2020
Over 500 events scheduled for Minsk International Book Fair Over 500 events scheduled for Minsk International Book Fair
More than 300 of them will be held at the main venue at 14 Pobediteley Avenue. Other events will also take place in various venues across the city: book stores, the National History Museum, the National Library of Belarus, and other libraries, including university libraries...
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