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29 Oct 2015
Belarus hopes for speedy lifting of all sanctions, normalization of relations with EU Belarus hopes for speedy lifting of all sanctions, normalization of relations with EU
Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Dmitry Mironchik told BelTA as he commented on the EU decision to suspend sanctions against Belarus...
29 Oct 2015
Young Chul Kim: WB can be proud of enhancing cooperation with Belarus Young Chul Kim: WB can be proud of enhancing cooperation with Belarus
Young Chul Kim, World Bank Country Manager for Belarus, said as he met members of the House of Representatives...
29 Oct 2015
Belarus’ efforts to overcome Chernobyl consequences praised Belarus’ efforts to overcome Chernobyl consequences praised
"All the relevant government programs and goals outlined by the head of state and the government are carried out in full in Belarus"...
28 Oct 2015
Belarus has every chance to become one of world's doing business leaders Belarus has every chance to become one of world's doing business leaders
Dean of the Department of Economics of the Belarusian State University, Doctor of Physico-Mathematical Sciences, Professor Mikhail Kovalev said as he commented on the results of the Doing Business 2016 report...
28 Oct 2015
Makei: Belarus is truly interested in peace and stability in the region Makei: Belarus is truly interested in peace and stability in the region
“Our aspiration to have good relations with the EU can be explained by a simple wish to have normal trade and economic relations"...
27 Oct 2015
Karachevsky: Second Youth Theater Forum to open in Minsk 19 November Karachevsky: Second Youth Theater Forum to open in Minsk 19 November
It is not by chance that Minsk has been chosen to play host to the international festival. Belarus’ Yanka Kupala National Academic Theater won the main prize of the First Youth Theater Forum in Chisinau in 2012...
27 Oct 2015
U.S. Charge d'Affaires: Good prospects for U.S.-Gomel Oblast cooperation U.S. Charge d'Affaires: Good prospects for U.S.-Gomel Oblast cooperation
“As far as economy is concerned, American companies are likely to be interested in cooperation with the Hi-Tech Park,” U.S. Charge d'Affaires to Belarus Scott Rauland noted...
27 Oct 2015
Belarus supports Russia’s actions to fight international terrorism in Syria Belarus supports Russia’s actions to fight international terrorism in Syria
Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs noted that Russia has launched military activities in Syria at the request of the Syrian government, so these activities are fully compliant with current international norms...
27 Oct 2015
Lavrov thanks Belarus for efforts to resolve conflict in Ukraine Lavrov thanks Belarus for efforts to resolve conflict in Ukraine
“We confirm we are grateful to Minsk where the conflicting parties managed to reach an agreement and where the contact group on Ukraine and its subgroups continue to meet,” said the Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs...
27 Oct 2015
Stronger cooperation with Belarus named unconditional priority of Russia’s foreign policy Stronger cooperation with Belarus named unconditional priority of Russia’s foreign policy
Russian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Lavrov made the statement during the joint session of the boards of the Belarusian and Russian ministries of foreign affairs in Moscow...
27 Oct 2015
Attitude of Belarusians to forced migrants praised Attitude of Belarusians to forced migrants praised
Jean-Yves Bouchardy mentioned the warm welcome extended to refugees from Ukraine in Belarus as a confirmation of his evaluation of Belarusians...
27 Oct 2015
Belarus, China considering abolition of visas for organized tourist groups Belarus, China considering abolition of visas for organized tourist groups
Belarusian Deputy Sports and Tourism Minister Mikhail Portnoi said during a roundtable at the House of Representatives...
27 Oct 2015
Cuba seeks closer cooperation with Belarus Cuba seeks closer cooperation with Belarus
Director General for Bilateral Relations of the Cuban Ministry of Foreign Affairs Gerardo Penalver Portal told media while his visit to Minsk...
26 Oct 2015
Seeking international protection in Belarus are mainly citizens of Ukraine, Syria, Afghanistan Seeking international protection in Belarus are mainly citizens of Ukraine, Syria, Afghanistan
“Before 2013 the refugee status and additional protection was annually sought in Belarus by not more than 200 persons on average," UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) Representation in Belarus Timofei Solodkov said...
26 Oct 2015
UNICEF: Belarus’ experience in working with youth can be interesting to other countries UNICEF: Belarus’ experience in working with youth can be interesting to other countries
Rashed Mustafa Sarwar, a representative of the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF) in Belarus, said at the opening of the parliamentary hearings of the Youth Parliament at the Brest City Council of Deputies...
26 Oct 2015
Belarus assured of UN support in matters of gender policy Belarus assured of UN support in matters of gender policy
“We are very impressed with Belarus’ progress in matters of motherhood, family, healthcare, and gender equality. For example, we know that the maternal mortality rate in Belarus is very low. This, of course, is a result of hard work"...
26 Oct 2015
Belarus views UN as universal organization to address key present-day issues Belarus views UN as universal organization to address key present-day issues
“Belarus and the United Nations enjoy close relations. Belarus as one of the UN founding states takes up a consistent stand in support of the United Nations"...
26 Oct 2015
UNICEF representative: Belarus brings many constructive proposals to the UN activity UNICEF representative: Belarus brings many constructive proposals to the UN activity
"This partnership is important and valuable for us as we always need advice, fruitful discussion. It is the essence of cooperation"...
24 Oct 2015
Belarus to focus efforts on promoting UN Sustainable Development Goals Belarus to focus efforts on promoting UN Sustainable Development Goals
"Аmong Belarus’ interests that are not in the program is the protection of traditional family values. We will continue the work in this direction"...
24 Oct 2015
Lukashenko praises peace ideals of former head of Belarusian orthodox church Lukashenko praises peace ideals of former head of Belarusian orthodox church
“You have dedicated your entire life to spreading the good word about orthodox values, to spreading your faith and to raising the younger generation in traditions of Christian love, morale, and mercy”...
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