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10 Sep 2018
China’s first taikonaut: Space exploration is common goal of humanity China’s first taikonaut: Space exploration is common goal of humanity
Yang Liwei came to Minsk for the second time. "Belarusian people are very kind and hospitable. They are always ready to help," he shared his feelings...
10 Sep 2018
Planetary congress in Minsk to help foreign cosmonauts learn more about Belarus, Belarusians Planetary congress in Minsk to help foreign cosmonauts learn more about Belarus, Belarusians
The pilot-cosmonaut underlined that Belarus is on par with the world’s most developed countries as far as science and technology are concerned...
10 Sep 2018
Cui Qiming: China highly regards cooperation with Belarus Cui Qiming: China highly regards cooperation with Belarus
The diplomat emphasized that nowadays the Belarusian-Chinese relations are the closest for the 26-year period of diplomatic relations between the two states. Both political and trade-economic interaction is strong...
10 Sep 2018
U.S. astronaut welcomes opportunity to share experience in Minsk U.S. astronaut welcomes opportunity to share experience in Minsk
“We are here to express gratitude to our colleagues from Belarus and all the innovators, researchers, and scientists that work in this country. We plan to present the Crystal Helmet Award [one of the most prestigious awards in astronautics] to representatives of the Belarusian community”...
10 Sep 2018
Gusakov: Minsk ASE Planetary Congress will contribute to international space cooperation Gusakov: Minsk ASE Planetary Congress will contribute to international space cooperation
"We hope that the 31st planetary congress of the Association of Space Explorers will be an important stage in the development of scientific and innovative cooperation between countries and will contribute to new mutually beneficial space programs and projects"...
10 Sep 2018
Lukashenko: Belarusian cosmonauts are a personification of the nation Lukashenko: Belarusian cosmonauts are a personification of the nation
The Belarusian cosmonauts, veterans of orbital flights Piotr Klimuk, Vladimir Kovalyonok, and Oleg Novitsky sat in the presidium during the opening ceremony. Alexander Lukashenko stressed that they are devoted to their native country...
10 Sep 2018
Lyashenko: Belarus insists on keeping flow of Russian oil products at current level Lyashenko: Belarus insists on keeping flow of Russian oil products at current level
The deputy prime minister emphasized that Belarus is against “any abrupt moves”. “We need stability,” Igor Lyashenko noted...
10 Sep 2018
Belarus, EU may sign Partnership Priorities agreement in 2018 Belarus, EU may sign Partnership Priorities agreement in 2018
The agreement provides for investments in the economic development of Belarus taking into account the interests of the European Union. “It is important for us to have a strong economy nearby and understand that neighbors have created good conditions for the lives of their citizens”...
8 Sep 2018
Kupchyna: Digitalization of economy among Belarus’ priorities Kupchyna: Digitalization of economy among Belarus’ priorities
The head of Belarus’ delegation stressed the importance of promoting interaction in the digital economy, building up effective connections in cyberspace both among states and also various integration processes in the Eurasian continent...
7 Sep 2018
Anytime carsharing service in Minsk confirms Italian investors’ interest in Belarus Anytime carsharing service in Minsk confirms Italian investors’ interest in Belarus
"It is great that the investors who came to Belarus some 9-10 years ago, when I was Belarus’ ambassador to Italy, continue expanding their activity in our country"...
7 Sep 2018
China urged to ease market access for Belarusian companies China urged to ease market access for Belarusian companies
According to Sergei Rumas, a series of agreements reached during the meeting of the heads of state during the Qingdao SCO Summit are already being implemented. This primarily applies to the visa facilitation...
7 Sep 2018
Belarus, Iran urged to develop roadmap for interparliamentary cooperation Belarus, Iran urged to develop roadmap for interparliamentary cooperation
Vladimir Andreichenko also noted that Belarus regards Iran as a key partner in the region and highly appreciates the ties with this country. The interaction is based on mutual trust and respect...
7 Sep 2018
Belarus, Iran need to strengthen cooperation in transport, logistics Belarus, Iran need to strengthen cooperation in transport, logistics
The chairman of the Council of the Republic also noted the interest in expanding regional cooperation between Belarus and Iran. The two states also need to discuss issues related to science, education, and humanitarian contacts...
7 Sep 2018
Iran shows interest in all-round cooperation with Belarus Iran shows interest in all-round cooperation with Belarus
The diplomat emphasized the importance of Ali Larijani’s visit. While in Minsk, the high Iranian guest plans to discuss a wide range of issues related to the state and prospects of the Belarusian-Iranian cooperation...
6 Sep 2018
Belarus to showcase its space capabilities at planetary congress in Minsk Belarus to showcase its space capabilities at planetary congress in Minsk
"Our goal is to demonstrate Belarus’ space capabilities to the world community. Our country is among the world’s space powers. The country has two spacecraft in the orbit. These are BKA and Belintersat 1 satellites"...
6 Sep 2018
Legky: Belarusian international media forum will be practice-oriented Legky: Belarusian international media forum will be practice-oriented
The main topic of the forum will be digitalization of the media space. The matter is not just about new technologies but new formats in journalism, new techniques and approaches...
6 Sep 2018
Rumas reveals details of preparation for Belarus-Russia highest-level talks Rumas reveals details of preparation for Belarus-Russia highest-level talks
"We agreed with Dmitry Medvedev that the respective vice premiers will dot the i's and cross the t's on some minor issues, so that the presidents will be able to make decisions on them right away"...
6 Sep 2018
MFA: Belarus condemns any attempts to disrupt Minsk process MFA: Belarus condemns any attempts to disrupt Minsk process
According to him, Belarus is not a party to the negotiations on resolving the situation in Ukraine and does not interfere with them. "Yet, we are not casual observers either"...
5 Sep 2018
MEGOC wants 2nd European Games Minsk 2019 sport facilities ready by May MEGOC wants 2nd European Games Minsk 2019 sport facilities ready by May
The MEGOC CEO said that all the facilities of the 2nd European Games Minsk 2019 are supposed to be ready on 6 May 2019 for transition to the so-called prelaunch quarantine. Specialists should become ready by that time, too...
5 Sep 2018
Electronic interoperability between Belarusian government agencies now in place Electronic interoperability between Belarusian government agencies now in place
Leonid Anfimov remarked that work is in progress in Belarus to introduce information systems to allow citizens to perform administrative procedures using digital technologies starting with submitting digital applications and identifying the citizens and ending with getting the results as digital documents...
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