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19 Apr 2018
Brest named CIS Capital of Culture 2019
“Next year Brest will be the CIS Capital of Culture,” said Anatoly Iksanov as he presented the interstate project Great Victory Won Through Unity...
19 Apr 2018
Dodon promises to teach Lukashenko how to grow grapes
"I invite you to visit my native village in late September or early October so that we could harvest grapes, prepare the wine together. Thus you will learn even more about this industry"...
19 Apr 2018
Lukashenko, Dodon visit Porumbeni Horticulture Institute
Igor Dodon expressed confidence that the harvest will be good. He promised to inform the Belarusian side about how it is growing and to send the corn to Belarus in autumn...
19 Apr 2018
Stamp to mark BelTA’s 100th anniversary dedicated in Minsk
The Belarusian Telegraph Agency BelTA is Belarus’ largest news agency and the most respected source of up-to-the-minute news about Belarus’ supreme authorities...
19 Apr 2018
Moscow to host Days of Belarusian Cinema on 20-24 April
“The Days of Belarusian Cinema are becoming a tradition. The event was held in 2017 and aroused a great interest among Russian cinema goers. The main purpose of the event is to show the Russian accidence the best films made by Belarusian directors”...
19 Apr 2018
Ten countries to take part in traditional culture forum in Mogilev
The forum aims to develop and strengthen international cultural relations, to share cultural values, to exchange the experience of preserving the intangible cultural heritage, to promote the best traditions and achievements of the national and world culture and art...
19 Apr 2018
Days of Minsk kick off in Budapest
The Budapest Spring Festival 2018 will feature a stand of Minsk companies on 20-21 April. Minsk will be a guest of honor at the festival...
18 Apr 2018
Belarus president lays wreath at Stephen the Great Monument in Chisinau
One of the symbols of the capital and the country, the bronze monument to Stephen the Great is located in central Chisinau...
18 Apr 2018
Minsk to host international forum “Trade unions and green jobs”
Environmental issues are especially relevant today. So is the concept of a green economy and effective use of available resources. The important areas of its application are the arrangement and development of green jobs in eco-efficient industries...
18 Apr 2018
Dinamo veterans, famous athletes honored at Belarus NOC
Secretary General of the Belarusian NOC George Katulin noted that the Dinamo Society is still one of the leaders in Belarus’ sports industry and maintains the traditions of physical training movement that started in the early 20th century...
18 Apr 2018
Belarusian artists to take part in Russia’s Theater Union summer school
The public plays will take place in the Union’s Theater center Na Strastnom (Moscow) and in Moscow streets. Besides, the courses include a rich cultural program based on Moscow theater life...
18 Apr 2018
Lukashenko sends anniversary greeting to Dinamo sports club
"Throughout its history, this organization has been serving as a basis for the development of physical education, big-time sports, and professional training of Belarusian law enforcement officers"...
18 Apr 2018
Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk to host Vologda lace expo
Plans are in place to organize a workshop in lace making by Vologda lace masters and to arrange a catwalk show of the apparel made from Vologda lace and Orsha linen fabrics...
18 Apr 2018
Belarus now 41st on world’s strongest armies list
The Belarusian army was ranked 49th in 2017...
18 Apr 2018
Russia's Tver to continue working on preserving Byalynitsky-Birulya’s memory
As is known, in 1912 Vitold Byalynitsky-Birulya bought a plot of land on the shores of Lake Udomlya in Tver Province and had the dacha called Chaika built there to his own design. Isaac Levitan often worked here and did his famous painting “Over eternal peace”...
18 Apr 2018
Belarus to share its best practices in pediatric neurosurgery in Chisinau
The school-seminar will be attended by specialists from related institutions of Moldova, Romania, Belarus, Ukraine, Russia...
17 Apr 2018
Minsk named CIS top spring tourist destination
Minsk, Astana, Baku, Yerevan, Almaty, Tashkent, Chisinau, Bishkek, Dushanbe and Ashgabat are in the top ten of the CIS spring tourist destinations...
16 Apr 2018
Nine gold medals for Belarus at European Trampoline Championships in Baku
On the first day of the continental forum the Belarusian athletes won three gold and one silver medals. Belarus bagged 13 medals at the competitions in Baku...
15 Apr 2018
Mirnyi, Oswald triumph in Houston
The Belarusian-Austrian duo rallied past Andre Begemann of Germany and Croatia’s Antonio Sancic 6-7 (2-7), 6-4, 11/9 to capture their third team title and second of the year...
14 Apr 2018
Belarus president’s team wins amateur ice hockey competitions for 9th time
To date, the Belarus president’s team has won the tournament eight times (2008, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2014, 204, 2015, 2016, and 2017)...
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