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22 Apr 2018
Belarus back into Fed Cup World Group
Belarus marked their 100th Fed Cup by BNP Paribas tie with a victory to earn a ticket back into the World Group after Vera Lapko and Lidziya Marozava combined to oust Viktoria Kuzmova and Anna Karolina Schmiedlova 6-3 6-4 in the decisive doubles on 22 April...
22 Apr 2018
Chinese Language and Culture Center opens at BSTU
The activities of the BNTU Confucius Institute on Science and Technology have been appreciated by the international community. The institute has been acknowledged as one of the best institutes of this kind...
20 Apr 2018
Belarus to take part in SIAM agriculture industry expo in Morocco
The BSU exposition will include samples, promotional materials, posters and innovation models designed for agriculture...
20 Apr 2018
Sasnovich to open Belarus vs Slovakia Fed Cup play-off tie against Schmiedlova
This will be the second meeting between the two nations, and first since 2004 - when Slovakia won 4-0 in Bratislava at the same stage of the competition. Now Belarus is 4th on the WTA rankings, Slovakia is 11th...
20 Apr 2018
Minsk hosting European Athletics CEO Conference
The guests will also get familiar with the Dynamic New Athletics project included to the program of the 2nd European Games MINSK 2019...
19 Apr 2018
Konstantin Sivtsov wins Tour of Croatia 2018 third stage
The race took place on Thursday from Trogir to Sv. Jure on Biokovo in length of 134 kilometers, of which the last 28 kilometers were extremely difficult with continuous steep climb...
19 Apr 2018
Bust of Francysk Skaryna unveiled in Moldova’s Chisinau
The monument to the Belarusian book printer has been designed by famous Belarusian sculpturer Gennady Loiko. The bust is embellished with an image of Skaryna’s coat of arms which he put in each of his books...
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...
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