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1 Oct 2015
Yuri Bashmet International Festival in Minsk draws record crowds
This is a distinctive feature of the festival, which offers magnificent programs, unusual projects and world-class artists every year. This year the organizers will tell about the achievements of the festival for the past ten years...
30 Sep 2015
Days of Belarusian Culture open in Moldova
The Culture Days kicked off with an exhibition of tapestry and a concert featuring the Belarusian State Ensemble of Folk Music Svyata at the Lunkevic National Philharmonic Hall. The exposition has showcased 16 works of famous artists...
30 Sep 2015
Belarus Events Calendar: October 2015
Holidays, festivals, exhibitions...
30 Sep 2015
UN70 Belarus Express to set off on journey around Belarus 23 October
The UN-Belarus Express provides a chance to raise awareness about the new global development agenda to promote Belarus abroad and highlight investment potential and tourist attractions...
29 Sep 2015
Belarus to host Days of Lao Culture
The Belarusian State Philharmonic Society will host the opening ceremony of the Days of Lao Culture in Belarus. The program of the concert features performances by renowned Lao artists...
29 Sep 2015
Belarusian embassy’s business, cultural complex opened in Moscow
"The new facility is destined to become the state-of-the-art venue for presenting Belarus’ investment and export potential, a traditional place for meetings of Belarusian and Russian business circles, a place where interests of Belarusian-Russian interaction in various areas will converge"...
28 Sep 2015
Varied program for Germany Weeks in Belarus
Five recent and already popular German films will be screened at the Pobeda cinema house. The campaign has been organized by the German Embassy and the Goethe Institute...
28 Sep 2015
Moldova to host Days of Belarusian Culture
The Chisinau Center of Culture and Art Odeon will host the screening of Belarusian films: Belye Rosy. Return and Apostles' Footprints...
24 Sep 2015
Belarusian circus to open new season with Africa!?! show
The program will feature a number of acts from Ethiopian gymnasts and jugglers...
24 Sep 2015
Belarus expects more Bulgarian tourists
“Indeed, Bulgaria is a favorite recreation spot for Belarusians. But I am convinced that Bulgarian citizens will be interested in our country. Farm tourism and eco-tourism as well as healthcare tourism are actively developing in Belarus"...
24 Sep 2015
Animal Planet shoots film about Belovezhskaya Pushcha
At present, the Belovezhskaya Pushcha is the largest cultural, scientific, and tourist center in Belarus. It received substantial state support in the 21st century...
24 Sep 2015
Minsk to host Japanese Autumn in Belarus festival on 26-29 September
The program of the festival will include a Japanese language speech contest, a costume show with the participation of popular characters of Japanese anime and manga...
22 Sep 2015
Germany Weeks in Belarus on 25 September – 24 October
This year’s event will be particularly large-scale and will last for about one month on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of Germany’s reunification. The event will target all people, who take interest in the German culture, language, and society...
21 Sep 2015
European Heritage Days in Belarus on 24 September
“The European Heritage Days is a large-scale cultural campaign held by the countries that are signatories to the European Cultural Convention. Belarus is one of them"...
20 Sep 2015
Anna Guskova victorious at Belarus’ Open Aerial Skiing Water-Ramp Championships
Four female aerial skiers performed at the new sport center Freestyle. Anna Guskova scored the highest 85.40 points to claim the gold medal...
18 Sep 2015
Belarus joins COMUS project
The current project involves six countries: Belarus, Ukraine, Moldova, Azerbaijan, Armenia, and Georgia. Every country has designated a historic town which will be the venue for meetings of experts, seminars, and master classes by foreign specialists...
17 Sep 2015
Chinese art expo on show in Gomel
The majority of the exhibits have been provided by the Embassy of China in Belarus as well as by a representative of the Palace of Culture of Rail Workers in Zhengzhou, Henan Province...
15 Sep 2015
Belarus to host open aerial skiing water-ramp championships
The entry list will include Belarus’ leading aerial skiers such as world championship medalist Maxim Gustik, World Cup medalists Denis Osipov and Anna Guskova, junior world champion and World Cup winner Alexandra Romanovskaya...
15 Sep 2015
Russian filmmaker Vadim Abdrashitov to head Listapad Film Festival jury
The international panel of judges will include five cinematography specialists. The competition program will comprise 12 films...
14 Sep 2015
Three Belarusian universities to join STAR-NET initiative
According to the representative of the agency, one of the cooperation aspects with Belarus and other countries that develop national nuclear power programs is assistance in developing a personnel training system...
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