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8 Nov 2017
Importance of IMF’s advisory assistance for Belarus emphasized Importance of IMF’s advisory assistance for Belarus emphasized
According to the prime minister, the government’s top priority now is to maintain the economic growth, make it more sustainable and dynamic, and also reduce the economic vulnerability to external shocks...
8 Nov 2017
Romania pledges further assistance to Belarus-EU dialogue Romania pledges further assistance to Belarus-EU dialogue
“Romania supports and will continue to support the dialogue and cooperation between the EU and Belarus. We welcome the results of mutual openness seen in the recent years"...
8 Nov 2017
MFA: Belarus intends to actively cooperate with ICRC, to contribute to peace MFA: Belarus intends to actively cooperate with ICRC, to contribute to peace
"Belarus cherishes peace and human life. Having maintained peace and stability on its territory, Belarus intends to actively cooperate with the International Committee of the Red Cross and contribute to peace"...
8 Nov 2017
Belarus’ humanitarian efforts in other countries praised by ICRC Belarus’ humanitarian efforts in other countries praised by ICRC
“Today the activities of the International Committee of the Red Cross hugely depend on the support of such countries as Belarus which are committed to the regulation of conflicts in the world, are doing their best for the rapprochement of conflicting parties and for encouraging them to sit at the negotiating table"...
8 Nov 2017
Belarus ready to share experience in promoting international humanitarian law Belarus ready to share experience in promoting international humanitarian law
"We regard this as the appreciation on the part of the International Committee of the Red Cross, its regional delegations. Belarus is always ready to host such events and share positive experience in the implementation of international humanitarian law"...
4 Nov 2017
Opinion: Listapadzik helps bring up true film lovers Opinion: Listapadzik helps bring up true film lovers
The Listapadzik children and youth film competition will be running till 7 November. The program includes 10 pictures from Iran, France, Germany, Colombia, and other countries. The jury is chaired by Kai S. Pieck (Germany)...
4 Nov 2017
Belarus viewed as important partner in China’s Belt and Road project Belarus viewed as important partner in China’s Belt and Road project
"I am ready to join you in the efforts for comprehensive development of our bilateral relations"...
3 Nov 2017
Opinion: Listapad is a festival for cinema fans Opinion: Listapad is a festival for cinema fans
The culture minister plans to attend many film screenings of the festival. Among them is Arrhythmia, the favorite at the Listapad 2017, and also the film almanac titled We, which includes debut works of the Belarusian filmmakers...
3 Nov 2017
Belarus’ legal research center praised for contribution to legislation development Belarus’ legal research center praised for contribution to legislation development
"The center has made a big contribution to the formation and development of the national legal system, improvement of legislation in all walks of life, formation of high legal culture in the society, protecting the rights and legal interests of people and organizations"...
3 Nov 2017
Belarus expects forthcoming IAEA missions to produce positive results Belarus expects forthcoming IAEA missions to produce positive results
Mikhail Mikhadyuk said that IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano spoke in glowing terms about the construction of the Belarusian nuclear power plant in Belarus, including the establishment of the relevant infrastructure...
3 Nov 2017
UNICEF: Government education spending at acceptable level in Belarus UNICEF: Government education spending at acceptable level in Belarus
"Belarus has some advantages in education. The country invests around 5% of GDP in this field. This number has been at the same level for quite a few years"...
3 Nov 2017
Human Rights Council criticized over politicized approaches to human rights Human Rights Council criticized over politicized approaches to human rights
The Belarusian diplomat called the Universal Period Review as an undisputed achievement of the Human Rights Council. It allows impartially assessing the human rights situation in all countries, without exception...
3 Nov 2017
British companies become increasingly interested in Belarus British companies become increasingly interested in Belarus
"The British government will continue increasing the volume of support for Belarus in order to dismantle barriers in mutual trade and enable conditions conducive to a stronger competitive ability of the Belarusian economy on global markets"...
3 Nov 2017
Medvedev: Trade in CIS up 25% Medvedev: Trade in CIS up 25%
"This year positive momentum in mutual trade has been noted by everybody. We saw a growth. In H1 2017 the trade in the CIS went up by 25%, with trade with third countries soaring by 27%"...
3 Nov 2017
Lukashenko: Yakub Kolas was a symbol of the cultural wealth of the Belarusian nation Lukashenko: Yakub Kolas was a symbol of the cultural wealth of the Belarusian nation
"One of the founders of modern fiction and the author of famous poems, he became a true people’s writer and poet, a symbol of grandeur and cultural wealth of the nation"...
2 Nov 2017
Finance low on agenda of Belarus-IMF cooperation Finance low on agenda of Belarus-IMF cooperation
Pavel Kallaur remarked that Belarus does not raise the matter of emergency loans these days. "We don’t need them at present"...
2 Nov 2017
PM: Belarus seeks to promote trade with Kyrgyzstan PM: Belarus seeks to promote trade with Kyrgyzstan
"Our task is to move forward and never stop at what we have achieved. The potential of our bilateral cooperation is great. For the time being we are just approaching the level of trade we once had"...
2 Nov 2017
Call for efforts to perpetuate Belarusian economy growth trend Call for efforts to perpetuate Belarusian economy growth trend
"This year the IMF and the World Bank have twice revised the world GDP growth rate upwards for the first time in many years. Not by much but upwards. In other words, we see certain optimism with regard to global growth"...
2 Nov 2017
Information protection policy in Belarus hailed as effective Information protection policy in Belarus hailed as effective
“Innovative goods worth $150,000 were produced in 2016,” Alexander Shumilin remarked. He specified that this refers to structures, protection systems, and software and predicted that the demand for such products on the market will keep growing...
2 Nov 2017
Private sector’s opinion important in negotiations on Belarus’ accession to WTO Private sector’s opinion important in negotiations on Belarus’ accession to WTO
"Belarus’ accession to the WTO is an important event for all the economic players. It will give us access to new markets and will increase trade figures"...
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