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9 Apr 2018
Vera Lapko reaches Lugano Samsung Open main draw
In the second round of qualifying the Belarusian world number 130 defeated Cagla Buyukakcay of Turkey 6-2, 6-4...
9 Apr 2018
Belarus bag 4 medals at Greco-Roman wrestling tournament in Estonia
For Belarusian freestyle wrestlers, the international event in Tallinn has become an important stage of preparations for the European Championships due in Kaspiysk, Russia from 30 April to 6 May...
9 Apr 2018
Lukashenko to meet with journalists at Belarusian TV and Radio Company
It also reads that Internet users will have a unique opportunity to send their questions for Alexander Lukashenko to
9 Apr 2018
Shimanovich, Tsurkin clinch gold medals at Swim Open Stockholm
In the 200m breaststroke final Ilya Shimanovich renewed Belarus’ record clocking 2:12.89 seconds to finish sixth...
9 Apr 2018
Lukashenko sends birthday greetings to CIS Executive Secretary Lebedev
“Your many-year work as the executive secretary of the Commonwealth of Independent States is always focused on the enhancement of integration processes in the commonwealth,” the message of greetings reads...
9 Apr 2018
Sergei Dolidovich 4th at Ugra Ski Marathon, retires from skiing
Sergei Dolidovich took part in seven Olympic Games and 12 world championships...
6 Apr 2018
Minsk to host Belarusian Energy and Ecology Forum, expo, congress on 9-12 October
The forum is supposed to present modern equipment and technologies for generating and distributing electric and heat energy, automated systems, energy- and resource-saving technologies...
6 Apr 2018
Chinese tourists promised new sightseeing tours in Belarus
The year 2018 has been declared the Year of Belarusian Tourism in China. The declaration should bring about more opportunities for travelers and enable the most advantageous conditions for them...
6 Apr 2018
Belarus' accomplishments in organ transplantation emphasized
Belarus ranks 24th among the world’s most developed countries in terms of transplantation, BelTA learned from Belarusian Healthcare Minister Valery Malashko...
5 Apr 2018
Belarus beat Finland in pre-2018 IIHF World Championship game
The Belarusian national ice hockey team beat Finland 3-2 in Turku in the run-up to the 2018 IIHF World Championship...
5 Apr 2018
Swiss Red Cross joins Belarusian Red Cross’ partnership platform
Olga Mychko said: "We are talking about the operation of the national society as a whole, about systematizing partnership within the framework of the Red Cross movement"...
5 Apr 2018
New director general introduced to BelTA’s staff
“We need to strengthen our positions on all the fronts, and the latest personnel decisions in the Belarusian media sector show that we understand this. The internet is the area of your activity”...
5 Apr 2018
Minsk to host international puppet theater festival 18-21 May
The anniversary edition is set to cater mostly for adults. Traditionally the organizers come up with a program that helps the viewers not only see new and critically acclaimed productions but also touch every genre of today’s puppetry...
5 Apr 2018
Gomel State University to cooperate with universities of Sudan
The parties signed a memorandum of understanding to establish cooperation with six universities in Sudan: University of Science and Technology, the Alzaiem Alazhari University, the University of Gezira, Blue Nile University, and the University of Western Kordofan...
5 Apr 2018
International chamber music festival opens in Polotsk
The forum will open on 5 April by the Chamber Orchestra “Europe Center” under the baton of Rail Sadykov. The orchestra will play the works of great composers Johann Sebastian Bach and Antonio Vivaldi...
4 Apr 2018
Minsk’s Nezavisimosti Avenue up for joint nomination to UNESCO World Heritage List
Concrete steps were determined for including Minsk’s Nezavisimosti Avenue into the Belarusian shortlist of the UNESCO World Heritage List...
4 Apr 2018
Growing interest of foreign tourists in Belarus noted
“I think that Belarus has plenty of potential for tourism development. If we organize everything in a proper way, we will achieve the necessary results we need,” Sergei Kovalchuk said...
4 Apr 2018
Young scientists from seven countries discussing health and safety in Minsk
Representatives of 55 higher education institutions from Belarus, Latvia, Russia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Turkmenistan and Ukraine are taking part in the scientific forum...
4 Apr 2018
Belarus’ Academy of Sciences signs MoUs with five Sudanese universities
"These agreements are designed to encourage the academic mobility of students, postgraduates, and faculty staff, hold joint scientific research, including the programs Erasmus+ and Horizont 2020, and exchange information and technologies"...
4 Apr 2018
Polesie Drama Theater to take part in Ark of Smolensk festival
The Polesie Drama Theater will present a Very Simple Story (writer Maria Lado) at the Griboedov Smolensk State Drama Theater on 13 April...
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