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18 May 2018
Belarus’ Galkina wins two medals at Grand Prix Holon in Israel
The Belarusian scored 19,200 points with the Ball to clinch gold. Arina Averina of Russia placed second with 18,850 points. The Russian gymnast took gold with the Hoop, while Yekaterina Galkina got 18,150 points to place third...
18 May 2018
Belarus History Museum to offer fascinating Museum Night program 19 May
On the evening of 19 May Salvador Dali’s incredible illustrations to Divine Comedy of Dante Alighieri will come to live in front of the astonished audience...
18 May 2018
New Belarusian books on display at Warsaw Book Fair
Visitors have the opportunity to get acquainted with the best book samples of all thematic areas. In addition, the exposition features the the books by Polish authors published in Belarus...
18 May 2018
Lukashenko sends birthday greetings to People’s Artist of Belarus Mikhail Kozinets
The head of state remarked the efforts of Mikhail Kozinets to teach several generations of talented artists who are the pride of the Fatherland deserve appreciation and sincere gratitude...
17 May 2018
BelTA’s four projects win 2018 TIBO Internet Award
Two BelTA’s projects made it to the top three in the category of Internet resources of central government agencies. Those are the website of the Investigative Committee (second place) and the website of the Taxes and Duties Ministry (third place)...
17 May 2018
Belarus’ National Library receives copy of Radziwill map from Netherlands
Created by the order of Prince Nicholas Christopher Radziwill nicknamed the Orphan (1549–1616), the map was first published in Amsterdam in 1613 by the famous publisher Willem Jansz Blaeu (1571–1638)...
17 May 2018
Azerbaijan president visits Belarusian exposition at Worldfood Azerbaijan
Ilham Aliyev got familiar with the exposition and called for further expansion of cooperation between Belarusian and Azerbaijani companies in food industry...
17 May 2018
Belarus 79th in FIFA rankings
Over the past month the place of the Belarusian national football team has not changed. It still ranks 79th with 410 points...
17 May 2018
35 nationalities to be represented at multi-national festival in Grodno
"For the first time the festival will welcome Tamils and Chinese, as well as Cubans who will represent Latin America. Grodno will also celebrate those nationalities who have not taken part in the festival for a long time – Latvians, Bulgarians and Mordvins"...
17 May 2018
Vitebsk to host international economic forum on 17-18 May
The program of the forum will include the signing of agreements on cooperation and other events aimed at intensifying international cooperation of Vitebsk Oblast companies, attracting potential investors in the region...
16 May 2018
Belarus prime minister visits TIBO 2018 expo
Andrei Kobyakov was made familiar with TIBO 2018’s central exposition IT Country Belarus...
16 May 2018
Visitor numbers to Grodno District almost double since early 2018
As many as 20,000 visa-free tourists from more than 40 countries paid a visit to Grodno and Grodno District since the start of the year...
16 May 2018
Belarus to plant two fruit gardens named after Emomali Rahmon
According to Belarus’ Ambassador to Tajikistan Oleg Ivanov, a cherry garden of Belarus-Tajikistan friendship will be planted in Tajikistan. The site has already been chosen, young plants ordered...
16 May 2018
Bishkek to host Days of Belarusian Cinema on 21-23 May
A solemn opening ceremony is scheduled for 21 May...
16 May 2018
Diego Maradona to work for FC Dynamo Brest
Diego Maradona will be in charge of the team’s strategic development and will interact with all its structural subdivisions, including the Junior Academy of the football club...
15 May 2018
Presidents of Belarus, Tajikistan sample presidential chocolate
“As a result, we have a unique product, which is unparalleled in Belarus and other countries. I think it will successfully compete with sugar-free chocolate from Switzerland and Belgium”...
15 May 2018
Belarus’ National Expo opens in Dushanbe
The expo in Tajikistan is one of Belarus’ biggest expos abroad in recent years...
15 May 2018
2018 Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk to offer record number of events
This year the concept of the festival is centered around the native land theme. This theme will dominate the opening and closing concerts, the video content, and performances of various artists...
15 May 2018
Lukashenko lays wreath at Ismoil Somoni Monument in Dushanbe
The memorial complex of national unity of Tajikistan was erected on the Friendship Square in the form of a monument to Ismoil Somoni, a Samanid emir and founder of the first Tajik state...
15 May 2018
TIBO 2018 expo opens in Minsk
The exhibition is held as part of the 25th edition of the international forum on information and communication technologies TIBO 2018...
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