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14 Sep 2018
Lukashenko visits Mirziyoyev’s residence in Tien Shan
The residence is situated 90km away from Tashkent, near Lake Charvak, western Tian Shan...
14 Sep 2018
Youth for the Union State festival kicks off in Russia’s Rostov-on-Don
The festival will last through 18 September. The program of activities will cover Rostov-on-Don and the cities of Rostov Oblast. The International Competition of Youth Song Performers, the main event of the festival, will take place on 14 September...
13 Sep 2018
Lukashenko congratulates Belarusian athletes on great performance at 2018 UIPM World Championships
“Anastasia’s gold medial in the individual Olympic program and your joint victory in the women’s relay reaffirm a high level of the national modern pentathlon school. Well done!”
13 Sep 2018
Presidents of Belarus, Uzbekistan watch tricky excavator driving
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko and Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev took part in the event. The heads of state were informed about the current operation of the enterprise and development prospects...
13 Sep 2018
Foreign diplomats visiting Chernobyl-hit regions in Belarus
The second day of the visit will see the roundtable meeting “Sustainable development of the regions hit by the Chernobyl disaster”...
13 Sep 2018
Made in Belarus expo opens in Tashkent
Individual sections of the expo highlight various branches of the Belarusian economy, including mechanical engineering, transport, chemical industry, petrochemical industry, civil engineering and woodworking, agriculture and food industry, healthcare and pharmaceutics...
13 Sep 2018
Lukashenko receives first copy of Yakub Kolas’ poems in Uzbek as gift
The book comprises the best works of the Belarusian poet. “He celebrated the similarity of our peoples, wrote about the nature of Uzbekistan, Uzbek people”...
13 Sep 2018
Lukashenko officially welcomed at Shavkat Mirziyoyev’s state residence
On the second day of his visit, the Belarusian head of state is holding talks with Uzbekistan President Shavkat Mirziyoyev...
12 Sep 2018
Mass media forum resolution against fake news, incompetence signed in Minsk
Participants of the media forum believe that digital technologies also come with certain negative consequences, negatively affecting the authenticity, quality, and objectivity of information streams...
12 Sep 2018
Belarus’ Academy of Sciences awards space exploration heroes
Deputy Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Sergei Kilin presented the awards to the cosmonauts for their considerable personal contributions to international cooperation in the area of space exploration...
12 Sep 2018
Belarus president lays flowers at monument to first Uzbekistan president
Shortly after arriving in Tashkent on 12 September Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko laid flowers at the monument to independence and humanism and the monument to Uzbekistan’s first president Islam Karimov...
12 Sep 2018
Belarus-Russia regional forum to bring together over 450 craftsmen, artists
The participants and guests of the forum will enjoy the Commonwealth of Cultures – the Commonwealth of Nations concert program with the participation of Belarusian and Russian amateur artists and companies...
12 Sep 2018
Belarus to host Days of Uzbekistan Culture in November
According to Yuri Bondar, during the official visit of Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko to Uzbekistan, the culture ministries of the two countries plan to sign an agreement on cooperation...
12 Sep 2018
Cosmonauts, astronauts from 17 states to meet with Belarusian students
Community Day is scheduled for 12 September as part of the 31st Planetary Congress of the Association of Space Explorers program...
11 Sep 2018
Minsk bookshop launches China Shelf project
Initiated by China, China Book International Program is running in more than ten countries. Belarus joined the program on 11 September. Interest in Chinese literature is growing in Belarus, Belarus’ Information Minister Alexander Karlyukevich noted at the opening ceremony...
11 Sep 2018
Radio Belarus, China’s Xinhua sign agreement on cooperation
The agreement provides for the exchange of operational information, photo and video materials about events and facts in Russian, English and Chinese...
11 Sep 2018
Darya Domracheva receives IBU medal of honor
The four-time Olympic champion Darya Domracheva received the medal of honor during Gala Evening in Porec, Croatia dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the International Biathlon Union (IBU)...
11 Sep 2018
Belarus Segodnya, Xinhua sign agreement on cooperation
The agreement that has been signed today is the continuation of the joint work between the Belarusian and Chinese media organizations. Dmitry Zhuk expressed confidence that future joint work will gain broader format since the publishing house operates both print media outlets and a radio service...
11 Sep 2018
Minsk Days kick off in St Petersburg
Minsk Mayor Andrei Shorets is expected to meet with St Petersburg Governor Georgy Poltavchenko. The parties are set to sign a roadmap of trade, economic, sci-tech and cultural cooperation through 2020...
10 Sep 2018
Belarusian scientists to set up enterprise to make optics for outer space
"Now we are setting up an optical center, a line to make space telescope mirrors out of silicone carbide. It is a new material, which allows drastically improving the quality and weight of optical equipment, which is inserted into orbit"...
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