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29 November 2018
MINSK (BelTA) – The Budslau Fest has been added to the UNESCO Representative List of the Intangible Cultural Heritage of Humanity, BelTA learned from the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Belarus. “During the 13th session the Intergovernmental Committee for the Safeguarding of the Intangible Cultural Heritage unanimously supported the decision to inscribe “Celebration in Honor of the Budslau Icon of Our Lady (Budslau Fest) on the UNESCO Representative List of the...
21 November 2018
MINSK (BelTA) – The Belarusian Sports and Tourism Ministry and the TV channel Euronews have prepared videos about Belarus' tourism potential, BelTA has learned. The relevant contract was signed by Belarusian Sports and Tourism Minister Sergei Kovalchuk and Euronews International Sales Director Kjell Stein in Minsk on 20 November. The contract provides for broadcasting five videos about the country's tourism potential. The videos have been created upon orders of the National Tourism Agency...
5 November 2018
Belarusian universities will have a chance to participate in R&D projects of the University of Bologna. The matter was discussed at a meeting between Belarus’ Ambassador to Italy Alexander Guryanov and University of Bologna Rector Francesco Ubertini, BelTA learned from the Belarusian diplomatic mission. The ambassador and the rector of the oldest and one of the leading universities in Europe reached an agreement to expand inter-university cooperation, hold meetings at the level of...
23 October 2018
MINSK (BelTA) – The 24th edition of the international food industry expo PRODEXPO 2018 will be held at the Belexpo national exhibition center from 23 to 26 October, BelTA learned from the organizers. The participants of the business meetings will generalize the international experience of manufacture and promotion of food products. Workshops will be held to discuss the interaction with partners and exports to Southeast Asian countries, the safety and protection of the Belarusian brands...
17 October 2018
VITEBSK(BelTA) – A national center on World Trade Organization affairs will be set up in Belarus by 2020, BelTA learned from Maksim Gubsky, supervisor of the UNDP project on assisting the Belarusian government with joining the WTO by enhancing the national institutional capacity and expertise. The WTO affairs center will perform consulting functions, including the analysis of economic consequences of joining the WTO. It will work out recommendations on improving the national laws and will...
10 October 2018
MINSK (BelTA) - Dinamo Stadium in Minsk has been assigned UEFA Category 4, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Football Federation. The Belarusian Football Federation has received notification on the assignment of the maximum category to Dinamo Stadium in accordance with the UEFA Stadium Infrastructure Regulations. This will enable the stadium to host matches of the Nations League, qualifiers of the world and European championships involving national teams and also group...
3 October 2018
MINSK(BelTA) – The European Bird Watching Days, EuroBirdwatch 2018, will be held in Belarus on 6-7 October, BelTA learned from the Belarusian bird conservation organization Akhova Ptushak Batskaushchyny. Millions of birds are now leaving Europe for the winter. The goal of EuroBirdwatch is to get local residents familiar with migrating birds, their nesting needs, problems they encounter along flyways and within wintering areas in the Mediterranean and Africa. To make part of the...
25 September 2018
MINSK(BelTA) – A 24/7 call center for tourists will operate during the 2nd European Games in Belarus in 2019, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Sport and Tourism Ministry. Special tourist packages will include tickets to sport competitions, accommodation in hotels, hostels and farmsteads, an excursion program, souvenirs and gifts, and also a public transport travel document. Volunteers are invited to help tourists orient in the city's streets and cultural sites, and...
19 September 2018
(BelTA) – A portrait sculpture of Belarusian national poet Yakub Kolas was unveiled in Tianjin Foreign Studies University on 18 September, the Belarusian Embassy in China told BelTA. During the opening ceremony Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to China Kirill Rudy noted that Belarusian national poet Yakub Kolas is a symbol of patriotism and courage of the Belarusian people. The poet always felt his great personal responsibility for the country's destiny, its...
11 September 2018
MINSK, 11 September (BelTA) – The 13th Belarusian international media forum Partnership for the Future: Digital Agenda for Media Space will be held in Minsk and Minsk Oblast on 11-14 September, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Information Ministry. Taking part in the media forum will be about 300 representatives of nearly 30 CIS and non-CIS states, including Germany, France, Austria, Bulgaria, the United States, Israel and others. Such countries as Vietnam, Mongolia, and Bangladesh are...

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29 November 2018
GOMEL (BelTA) – The Gomel Oblast Branch of the Belarusian Red Cross Society (BRCS) began distributing another set of vouchers to resettlers from Lugansk Oblast and Donetsk Oblast of Ukraine, BelTA learned from head of the BRCS Gomel Oblast Branch Alla Smolyak. Each voucher is worth Br100 and can be used to buy foodstuffs (except for alcoholic beverages and tobacco products), articles of daily necessity. Eligible for this kind of one-time assistance are elderly people, people with...
21 November 2018
GOMEL(BelTA) – Delegations from 18 countries will take part in the Business Days in Gomel forum on 23 November, Director General of the Gomel Office of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry Marina Filonova told the media on 20 November, BelTA has learned. Among the participants of the forum will be representatives of Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Italy, Germany, and others. The Netherlands and Israel will take part in the forum for the first time. “The forum will be held for the...
23 October 2018
GOMEL (BelTA) – Unique rites, traditions and customs will be featured by regions of Gomel Oblast at the town of artisans during the 1st Forum of Regions of Belarus and Ukraine in Gomel on 25-26 October, head of the main department for ideology, culture and youth affairs of the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee Irina Dovgalo told the media on 22 October, BelTA has learned. “Guests and participants of the forum will be able to get familiar with the cultural potential of our country, Gomel...
17 October 2018
GOMEL(BelTA) - The Dnieper Basin Council will convene for a meeting during the Forum of Regions of Belarus and Ukraine due in Gomel on 25-26 October, chairman of the Gomel regional committee of natural resources and environmental protection Andrei Sushchevich told the media on 16 October, BelTA has learned. The council will focus on the draft plan of the Dnieper River basin management. “Basin management is a new thing for our country. It is therefore very important to study existing...
3 October 2018
MINSK(BelTA) – Belarus and Ukraine have agreed the program of the forum of regions, which will take place in Gomel on 25-26 October, representatives of the Embassy of Belarus in Ukraine told BelTA. The sides have agreed the concept and the main components of the forum's program. Plans have been made to arrange the seventh session of the Belarusian-Ukrainian business cooperation advisory board and a business matchmaking session on the first day of the forum. Thematic conferences and...
26 September 2018
MINSK (BelTA) – Historians will gather in Gomel on 22-23 November to discuss a radical turning point in the Great Patriotic War of 1941-1945, BelTA learned from Vyacheslav Danilovich, Director of the History Institute of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus (NASB). According to the source, the conference will gather historians from Belarus, Russia, Armenia, Kazakhstan, and Kyrgyzstan to discuss a radical turning point in the Great Patriotic War and the launch of Belarus’...
13 September 2018
GOMEL (BelTA) – The Belarusian steel mill BMZ is busy mastering the production of new type of reinforcement bars, the company’s Press Secretary Alexander Olesik told BelTA. The company has made a pilot batch of the new kind of merchandise – rebars with the diameter of 8mm. BMZ made only rebars with the diameter of 10-40mm in the past. The company decided to start making the new product in response to customer’s demands. This year alone the company has received about 40...
5 September 2018
MINSK(BelTA) – Belarus' Emergencies Ministry in cooperation with the United Nations Development Programme office in Belarus, with the support of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs will organize a visit of representatives of the diplomatic corps to the areas worst hit by the Chernobyl disaster in Belarus on 13 September, BelTA learned from the Chernobyl department at the Emergencies Ministry. “The diplomats will visit Khoiniki District and the Polesye State Radiation-Ecological Reserve...
28 August 2018
GOMEL, 28 August (BelTA) – A twinning agreement between Belarus' Gomel and China's Chengdu was signed on 28 August at a meeting between the Gomel authorities and a delegation from the Chinese city, BelTA has learned. The document was signed by Gomel Mayor Piotr Kirichenko and member of the Standing Committee of the Provincial Party Committee and Secretary of the Chengdu Municipal Committee Fan Ruiping. The parties outlined the main areas of cooperation. The cities intend to develop...
9 August 2018
RECHITSA, 8 August (BelTA) – Forms and methods of reaching out to young people should constantly improve, Head of the Belarus President Administration Natalya Kochanova said at a seminar held in Rechitsa on 8 August to discuss the contribution of government bodies and organizations to the implementation of the national youth policy, BelTA has learned. Natalya Kochanova noted that the seminar had become a venue to talk over the tasks and instructions on the youth policy put forward by...

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