12 August 2022
Foreign teams have arrived in Belarus to take part in the Polar Star contest of the International Army Games 2022, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Defense Ministry.
Military from Belarus, Venezuela, Iran, Sudan, Russia and Uzbekistan have already received equipment and weapons necessary for the participation in the contest.
Commander of the Special Operations Forces, Major-General of the Armed Forces of Belarus Vadim Denisenko hosted the draw.
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11 August 2022
Head of the International Military Cooperation Department, Aide for International Military Cooperation to the Belarusian Defense Minister, Colonel Valery Revenko met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Cuba to Belarus Santiago Perez Benitez on 10 August, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Defense Ministry.
The meeting also included the accreditation of Colonel Monica Milian Gomez, military, naval and air attache to the Embassy of Cuba in Russia with concurrent...
10 August 2022
The 86th Communications Brigade held a draw for the Steady Signal competition of the International Army Games 2022, BelTA learned from the Defense Ministry of Belarus.
Major-General Oleg Mishchenko, the Chief of Communications of the Armed Forces - Head of the Signal Office of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus, addressed the visiting teams on 8 August."Welcome to the Republic of Belarus," he said. “During the competition, we will show you the...
9 August 2022
It is necessary to increase the share of Belarusian light industry goods on the store shelves in Belarus, Chairwoman of the Belarusian light industry concern Bellegprom Tatiana Lugina said on the air of the ONT TV channel, BelTA informs.
“There is room for growth, we need to increase the share of Belarusian light industry products on the shelves of our stores. Of course, this task should be addressed by manufacturers and us, coordinators of this activity. We should not waste a...
8 August 2022
Belarus is considering easing residence permit rules for citizens of the Baltic states and Poland, BelTA learned from the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Belarus.
More than 164,000 people have visited Belarus as part of the visa-waiver program for citizens of Latvia, Lithuania and Poland that was launched in April. The ministry noted an increase in the number of permanent residence permit applications, especially from the foreigners with Belarusian roots. These are people who used to...
5 August 2022
There is enough milk in the domestic market, but there are difficulties with tetra pak packaging due to the sanctions, Belarusian Deputy Agriculture and Food Minister Vadim Shagoiko told the media in Minsk on 4 August, BelTA has learned.
The dairy industry fully meets the domestic demand in milk. "With the production at 7.8 million tonnes of milk last year, we consumed about 3 million tonnes. The rest was exported. This year, the production is increasing. Milk is processed. We produce...
4 August 2022
Belarus has harvested 2 million tonnes of grain so far, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Agriculture and Food Ministry.
“As of early 3 August the grain harvest in the country reached 1,944,000 tonnes. The figure will be considerably higher by the end of the day,” the press service said.
Grain and leguminous crops (excluding maize, buckwheat and millet) have been cropped from 24.4% of the targeted area. Harvesting was completed on 45.4% of the area...
3 August 2022
Belarusian scientists intend to expand academic partnerships with the UAE, Chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus Vladimir Gusakov said as he met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United Arab Emirates to Belarus Ibrahim Salim Mohamed Almusharrekh on 1 August, BelTA learned from the press service of the National Academy of Sciences.
“The Academy of Sciences would like to collaborate with the United Arab Emirates. We have common...
2 August 2022
Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to China Yuri Senko gave his take on how Belarus' role in the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will change after the country becomes its full-fledged member as he spoke to the media on 1 August, BelTA has learned.
The ambassador recalled that Belarus' steps towards the SCO began in 2010 with the status of a partner of the organization. In 2015 the country became its observer. “It's been 12 years since we are participants...
1 August 2022
Belarusian Soligorsk and Berezniki of Russia's Perm Territory have become twin cities, BelTA learned from the press center of Belaruskali.
The signing ceremony, which took place on 28 July, was attended by Chairman of the Soligorsk District Executive Committee Andrei Zhailovich and head of the Berezniki administration Konstantin Svetlakov.
Konstantin Svetlakov noted that Belarus is closer than ever to Perm Territory. "Our peoples have always been sister nations. I am glad that now...