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11 Dec 2018
UNDP Green Cities project in Belarus expected to reduce CO2 emissions by more than 90,000t UNDP Green Cities project in Belarus expected to reduce CO2 emissions by more than 90,000t
Visual maps will be developed as part of the project to assess the reduction of pollutant emissions into the atmosphere in the wake of the initiatives...
11 Dec 2018
Sudan aims for closer economic cooperation with Belarus Sudan aims for closer economic cooperation with Belarus
With the opening of the embassy in Minsk the relations between the two states will raise to a new level, the Sudanese head of state believes. He highlighted the importance of political stability and good economic development in Belarus...
11 Dec 2018
Belarus appreciates Sudan’s decision to open embassy in Minsk Belarus appreciates Sudan’s decision to open embassy in Minsk
Belarus’ Prime Minister Sergei Rumas said at the ceremony held on 11 December to open the Sudanese embassy in Belarus...
11 Dec 2018
Call to expand Belarus-Sudan interregional cooperation Call to expand Belarus-Sudan interregional cooperation
“Your visit and yesterday’s talks reconfirm the fact that Sudan is a strategic partner for Belarus not only in Africa but also in the Arab world in general. I think you have seen that Belarus is also a reliable partner, a true friend of Sudan”...
10 Dec 2018
Belarus views human rights, security, sustainable development as interlinked matters Belarus views human rights, security, sustainable development as interlinked matters
“I want to sincerely thank the United Nations Office in Belarus for the initiative to publish such a publication and the National Academy of Sciences. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights and other crucial documents in the native language carry deep symbolism for every nation”...
10 Dec 2018
Belarus, Sudan aim for multidimensional economic relations Belarus, Sudan aim for multidimensional economic relations
“We believe that the efforts to bolster and diversify Belarus’ export should not only meet our interests but also contribute to the economic development of Sudan. These efforts should help the Sudanese side promote industrial and agricultural development”...
10 Dec 2018
Belarus ready to open its embassy in Sudan Belarus ready to open its embassy in Sudan
“We have excellent political relations, and we welcome the opening of the Sudanese embassy in Belarus. At the same time, we are prepared for the similar steps on the territory of Sudan,” Alexander Lukashenko said...
10 Dec 2018
Belarus determined to implement all agreements with Sudan Belarus determined to implement all agreements with Sudan
The head of state recalled his visit to Khartoum in January 2017. “Back then we managed to reach a number of agreements which, of course, will advance our cooperation to a very high level. At least we will be able to lay the foundation of our relations with the help of these agreements”...
10 Dec 2018
Sudan president lauds friendly relations with Belarus Sudan president lauds friendly relations with Belarus
“We can do a lot together with Belarus. We support each other in international organizations in matters concerning peaceful initiatives,” the Sudanese leader added...
10 Dec 2018
Belarus, Russia find balance of compromises on visa recognition agreement Belarus, Russia find balance of compromises on visa recognition agreement
“We have a common border with Russia within the Union State. It is reliably protected. As a transit state, we are extremely interested in our joint border not being an obstacle but a possibility for free movement. We think that this agreement provides such an opportunity,” said Vladimir Makei...
7 Dec 2018
Belarus repeats call for equal business operation terms in EAEU Belarus repeats call for equal business operation terms in EAEU
The official stressed that a common natural gas market will be created in the Eurasian Economic Union by 2025...
7 Dec 2018
Poland ready to facilitate entry to EU for Belarusian citizens Poland ready to facilitate entry to EU for Belarusian citizens
Renata Szczech expressed words of appreciation to Belarus for the facilitation of the visa requirements. “On our part, the government of Poland is ready to facilitate the entry to the European Union for Belarusian citizens”...
7 Dec 2018
Belarus seeks more UN projects for local self-governance Belarus seeks more UN projects for local self-governance
Being a house of territorial representation, the Council of the Republic pays a lot of attention to local governance and self-governance. The speaker invited Joanna Kazana-Wisniowiecki to outline additional joint projects in this field...
6 Dec 2018
Belarus ready to contribute to serious solutions to Ukrainian conflict Belarus ready to contribute to serious solutions to Ukrainian conflict
“Belarus will continue putting maximum effort into helping resolve the crisis, including by offering a venue to the trilateral contact group on Ukraine in Minsk. We are ready to constructively get involved in all the serious scenarios for resolving this conflict”...
6 Dec 2018
Belarus calls for rethinking Helsinki Process Belarus calls for rethinking Helsinki Process
“Constructive political will and the observance of international law remain crucial to clearing the current tensions"...
6 Dec 2018
Belarus president ambivalent about this year's results for EAEU Belarus president ambivalent about this year's results for EAEU
Among the positive developments, the president highlighted the EAEU Treaty on the Customs Code, and also Moldova’ status of observer. The EAEU also signed an interim agreement leading to the free trade area with Iran, and the agreement on trade and economic cooperation with China...
6 Dec 2018
Belarus suggests UN long-term strategy for middle-income countries Belarus suggests UN long-term strategy for middle-income countries
The Belarusian representative stressed the need to develop a more detailed classification of such countries to go beyond the per capita income criteria and take into account specific development problems of these countries...
5 Dec 2018
UNHCR welcomes Belarus progress in addressing problem of statelessness UNHCR welcomes Belarus progress in addressing problem of statelessness
According to her, the choice of Minsk for the conference on statelessness in the CIS is the result of constructive cooperation with the Belarusian authorities. It is also important that the CIS headquarters are located in Minsk...
4 Dec 2018
Ambassador: Zurabishvili will seek to meet with Belarus president soon Ambassador: Zurabishvili will seek to meet with Belarus president soon
“Salome Zurabishvili asked to give you her best regards and wishes of good health and happiness. She will try to meet with you soon. We will see when it will become possible,” Valeri Kvaratskhelia said...
4 Dec 2018
Lukashenko: IT, industrial upgrading are drivers of Belarus’ economic growth Lukashenko: IT, industrial upgrading are drivers of Belarus’ economic growth
The president noted that this sector is growing step by step in Belarus. Great prospects of information technology came into sight over ten years ago; therefore the Hi-Tech Park was established...
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