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21 May 2016
Lukashenko about Pope Francis: We are ideologically the same Lukashenko about Pope Francis: We are ideologically the same
"We share similar principles and views on the world order, development. The principles I stick to as the President are the same with the principles of Pope Francis"...
20 May 2016
Belarus PM in favor of tight schedule for preparing Eurasian Economic Union’s Customs Code Belarus PM in favor of tight schedule for preparing Eurasian Economic Union’s Customs Code
Prime Minister of Belarus Andrei Kobyakov made the statement in his speech during the session of the Eurasian Intergovernmental Council in Yerevan...
20 May 2016
Governor: Gomel Economic Forum opens door for foreign business to the region Governor: Gomel Economic Forum opens door for foreign business to the region
“All in all 67 documents worth more than $1.5 billion have been signed. Currently, two-thirds of them have been completed or are in progress,” Chairman of the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee Vladimir Dvornik said when addressing the forum...
20 May 2016
German businessman: Belarus underrated in the West as investment destination German businessman: Belarus underrated in the West as investment destination
“From the point of view of a foreign citizen who has been working here for 4 years, I can say that all conditions for doing successful business are in place here,” said Byr Energy Efficiency Generation company's representative Torsten Merkel...
20 May 2016
EU Commissioner: Belarus complies with nuclear safety standards EU Commissioner: Belarus complies with nuclear safety standards
"The European Commission and Minsk actively cooperate in the area. Belarus takes all recommendations into account,” EU Commissioner from Lithuania Vytenis Andriukaitis stated...
20 May 2016
Days of Riga in Minsk aimed at bolstering ties Days of Riga in Minsk aimed at bolstering ties
Chairman of the Minsk City Council of Deputies Vasily Panasyuk said as he met with an official delegation of the Latvian capital headed by Riga Mayor Nils Usakovs...
19 May 2016
Pakistan seeks cooperation with higher education institutions of Belarus Pakistan seeks cooperation with higher education institutions of Belarus
"The Belarusian State Technological University stands out with the level of training specialists in technological majors. We will consider cooperation in sending our postgraduates to the Belarusian National Technological University”...
19 May 2016
Belarus president deems Georgia’s, Ukraine’s return to CIS possible Belarus president deems Georgia’s, Ukraine’s return to CIS possible
“We should get them back. There are too many people over there, who are ready to cooperate with us,” added the President. According to the Belarusian head of state, forcing them to do it is not a good idea but calling them to return is. “We should not lose these republics”...
19 May 2016
Belarus calls for intensification of international efforts to combat trafficking in human beings Belarus calls for intensification of international efforts to combat trafficking in human beings
Belarus’ Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Valentin Rybakov attended the thematic meeting dedicated to combating violence against children, exploitation and trafficking in children as an honorable guest...
19 May 2016
Fitch: Belarus’ GDP per capita 40% greater than peer median Fitch: Belarus’ GDP per capita 40% greater than peer median
Reads the Fitch Ratings report “The Republic of Belarus 2016: review of the macroeconomic situation and the banking sector”...
19 May 2016
Mladek: Czechia ready to take part in modernization of Belarusian industry Mladek: Czechia ready to take part in modernization of Belarusian industry
Minister of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic Jan Mladek told media ahead of the Belarusian-Czech business forum...
19 May 2016
Belarusian attack aircraft Su-25 lands on motorway at night first time ever Belarusian attack aircraft Su-25 lands on motorway at night first time ever
Belarusian pilots were the first ones in the world to land a Su-25 attack aircraft on a motorway at night, BelTA learned from Belarusian Defense Minister Andrei Ravkov...
18 May 2016
Belarus PM: Dependence of the national economy on external factors must be reduced Belarus PM: Dependence of the national economy on external factors must be reduced
In his words, the Belarus government intends to diversify export by 2020 in a way to ship one third to the Eurasian Economic Union, another third to the European Union, and another third to other countries, including countries of the so-called distant arc...
18 May 2016
Belarus extremely interested in cooperation with Saudi Arabia Belarus extremely interested in cooperation with Saudi Arabia
“Belarus is extremely serious about cooperation with Saudi Arabia because it understands that Saudi Arabia is a very influential country in its region and a major international player"...
18 May 2016
Belarusian Parliament attaches great importance to cooperation with PACE Belarusian Parliament attaches great importance to cooperation with PACE
“The National Assembly of Belarus stays committed to the universal electoral procedures and attaches great importance to all-round cooperation with PACE, OSCE and other international organizations"...
18 May 2016
Rigoni: PACE-Belarus cooperation in electoral process is very important Rigoni: PACE-Belarus cooperation in electoral process is very important
“We all believe that Belarus should be part of PACE,” Andrea Rigoni stressed. He expressed hope that PACE will have an opportunity to observe the parliamentary elections in Belarus this year...
18 May 2016
Lukashenko sends greetings to organizers of exhibition of Belarusian icons in Vatican Lukashenko sends greetings to organizers of exhibition of Belarusian icons in Vatican
The head of state noted that the exhibition of Belarusian icons in the Vatican is a landmark event and an important step in the acknowledgement of Belarus’ invaluable cultural legacy, including Christian art...
17 May 2016
Industries to use Chinese loans identified in Belarus Industries to use Chinese loans identified in Belarus
“We have already identified a number of industries where our cooperation can be quite effective and mutually beneficial. These include transport, communications and telecommunications, energy, and mechanical engineering”...
17 May 2016
Belarusian vocational training practices lauded by WSI president Belarusian vocational training practices lauded by WSI president
As WSI President, Simon Bartley is set to “use Belarusian vocational training practices to demonstrate to the neighboring countries and the international community that there is not much difference between graduates of universities and vocational schools”...
17 May 2016
Lukashenko: Education development is one of Belarus’ policy priorities Lukashenko: Education development is one of Belarus’ policy priorities
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said in his message of greetings addressed to the participants of the 2nd national contest of professional excellence WorldSkills Belarus 2016...
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