14 March 2016
MINSK, 14 March (BelTA) – Belarus’ Permanent Representative to the
United Nations Andrei Dapkiunas met with President of the General
Assembly of the United Nations Mogens Lykketoft at the UN headquarters
on 11 March 2016 to discuss the progress in the preparation of a number
of upcoming General Assembly events, BelTA learned from the press
service of the Belarusian Minsitry of Foreign Affairs.
3 March 2016
Belarus and the Council of Europe are mapping out ways to strengthen
bilateral cooperation, the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of
Foreign Affairs told BelTA after a meeting between Permanent
Representative of Belarus to the European Union, Ambassador
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Belgium Andrei
Yevdochenko and Italian MP and PACE rapporteur on Belarus Andrea Rigoni
that took place on 2 March.
22 February 2016
Over 20 new technical regulations are in development in the Customs Union, BelTA learned from Chairman of the State Standardization Committee of Belarus Viktor Nazarenko during the Committee's session on 19 February.
19 February 2016
Fifth-year students of the Energy Department of the Belarusian National Technical University are going through undergraduate training at the Smolensk nuclear power plant, BelTA learned from the Information and Public Relations Department of the Smolensk nuclear power plant.
8 February 2016
Belarus and Russia are set to continue strengthening bilateral cooperation in all fields. The agreement was reached during the meeting between Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko and Russia President Vladimir Putin in Sochi on 5 February, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
3 February 2016
Belarusian agribusiness operators, who will carry out projects outlined by the government program on agribusiness development in Belarus in 2016-2020, will get state support in the form of preferential loans. The statement was made by Prime Minister of Belarus Andrei Kobyakov during the session of the Council of Ministers Presidium held on 2 February to discuss agriculture development prospects, BelTA has learned.
28 January 2016
MINSK, 28 January (BelTA) – Belarus and Pakistan will set up a center to coordinate sci-tech and innovative cooperation, Chairman of the State Science and Technology Committee of Belarus Alexander Shumilin told BelTA.
19 January 2016
MINSK, 19 January (BelTA) – At the meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Japan Sergei Rakhmanov, CEO of Rakuten, Inc, Director of the Japanese Association of New Economy Hiroshi Mikitani praised the level of information technology in Belarus and expressed interest in discussing possible cooperation areas, BelTA learnt from the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
18 January 2016
MINSK, 18 January (BelTA) - Proposals to adjust Belarus social and economic development program for 2016-2020 will be prepared in January, Economy Minister Vladimir Zinovsky said in an interview to the Belarus One TV channel, BelTA informs.
Vladimir Zinovsky noted: “Keeping in mind the fact that 2016 will be a difficult year, we are going to adjust the whole five-year period. I think in a week or more, but within the ongoing month we will be ready to submit our proposals to the head of...
15 January 2016
The Belarusian air carrier Belavia has signed an interline agreement (an agreement on mutual recognition of e-tickets) with Russia's Ural Airlines, Igor Cherginets, Belavia's Deputy Director General for Marketing and Foreign Economic Affairs, said on Facebook, BelTA informs.