5 December 2019
Belarus expects to sign an intergovernmental agreement with Poland on cooperation in the protection and rational use of transboundary waters in January 2020, Belarus' Deputy Minister of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Andrei Khmel said during a meeting of the National Interagency Steering Committee of the European Union Water Initiative Plus (EUWI+) project, BelTA has learned.
4 December 2019
It is necessary to revitalize the regional economy and start new businesses all over Minsk Oblast. This will ensure even development of all districts of the region, not only ‘the golden area' between the first and second Minsk ring roads, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with representatives of Minsk Oblast on 4 December, BelTA has learned.
3 December 2019
A package of documents to boost cooperation in various sectors was signed after the talks between Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko and Serbia President Aleksandar Vucic in Belgrade on 3 December, BelTA has learned.
29 November 2019
The volume of loans the Eurasian Development Bank (EDB) has allocated for Belarusian projects will exceed $500 million in 2020, BelTA learned from EDB Chairman of the Board Andrei Belyaninov during the 14th international conference Eurasian Economic Integration on 29 November. Andrei Belyaninov spoke in positive terms about prospects of the EDB's presence in Belarus. In his words, the bank's investment portfolio in the country will greatly exceed $500 million. The EDB chairman of the...
28 November 2019
Belarusian Ded Moroz [Grandfather Frost] is the most popular Grandfather Frost in the Commonwealth of Independent States and Georgia, BelTA learned from the tourism website TurStat. The top ten winter wizards of the CIS states, which are popular with tourists and locals, also include Ayaz Ata in Kazakhstan, Saxta Baba in Azerbaijan, Gaghant Baba in Armenia, Qor Bobo in Uzbekistan, Mos Craciun in Moldova, Ayaz Ata in Kyrgyzstan, Boboi Barfi in Tajikistan, Ayaz Baba in Turkmenistan, and...
26 November 2019
Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko will be on a working trip to Kyrgyzstan on 27-28 November. The Belarusian head of state is to take part in a session of the Collective Security Council of the Collective Security Treaty Organization (CSTO), BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.