20 May 2019
Belarus’ export potential was on display at the forum of business cooperation of Mogilev Oblast, the Great Stone industrial park and the city of Tianjin. The event was held in this Chinese city on 17 May, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Embassy in China.
The forum was attended by Belarusian Ambassador Kirill Rudy, Deputy Chairman of the Mogilev Oblast Executive Committee Andrey Kuntsevich, and Tianjin Vice Mayor Jin Xiangjun.
The administration of the China-Belarus industrial...
8 April 2019
A helmet dating back to the late 9th-early 11th centuries was discovered by construction workers in the Bobruisk river port, BelTA learned from Chairman of the Standing Committee on Education, Culture and Science of the House of Representatives, Doctor of Science [History] Igor Marzalyuk.
According to him, this finding is unique for Belarus. “Such a thing has been found in Belarus for the first time. Similar things were discovered in Ukraine, in burial mounds for warriors – in the...
2 April 2019
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has signed decrees to appoint Leonid Zayats Chairman of the Mogilev Oblast Executive Committee and Mikhail Rusy Aide to the President, Inspector for Mogilev Oblast, BelTA has learned.
Head of the Belarus President Administration Natalya Kochanova has been instructed to submit Leonid Zayats’ candidacy for approval of the Mogilev Oblast Council of Deputies.
Gennady Lavrenkov will no longer work as the president’s aide, inspector for Mogilev...
20 May 2019
The Ministries of Interior Affairs of Belarus and Russia have reviewed the approaches to the exchange of information on refugees and asylum-seekers, BelTA learned from the Ministry of Interior Affairs.
Russia’s Tula played host to a meeting of the interstate interagency working group to develop recommendations on the concerted migration policy. On behalf of Belarus the meeting was attended by Deputy Interior Affairs Minister Nikolai Melchenko, on Russia’s behalf by First Deputy...
29 April 2019
Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko lit a candle at the Chruch of the Nativity of Christ in the agro-town of Ostroshitsy, Logoisk District to mark Easter on 28 April, BelTA has learned.
The head of state was welcomed at the church by archpriest Aleksandr Zimnitsky. The president lit a candle and extended Easter greetings to churchgoers.
Aleksandr Lukashenko usually visits small churches outside the Belarusian capital on Easter. “On this day I visit small villages. I have already...
22 April 2019
Plans are in place to set up over 20 large innovative manufacturing facilities in Belarus in 2019, Chairman of the Belarusian State Science and Technology Committee of Belarus Aleksandr Shumilin told journalists.
“We are planning to open more than 20 new manufactures. This number includes only large enterprises. It would be much higher if we added small and medium-size ones,” Aleksandr Shumilin said. He added that Belarus has witnessed robust development of small innovative...