Friday, 23 April 2021

Lukashenko reports progress in reconciling Union State programs

Belarus and Russia have made substantial progress in reconciling the Union State programs, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin in the Kremlin on 22 April, BelTA has learned.

Thursday, 22 April 2021

Belarusian parliament's upper chamber passes amendments to laws on extremism

Members of the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of Belarus have passed a bill on amending the laws on counteracting extremism, BelTA has learned.

Wednesday, 21 April 2021

Lukashenko comments on proposal to move negotiations on Donbass from Minsk

Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has made a few comments about the proposal to move negotiations of the trilateral contact group on the situation in Donbass from Minsk.

Tuesday, 20 April 2021

Lukashenko wants smooth economic cooperation with Ukraine

Smooth trade and economic cooperation is important for both Ukraine and Belarus, President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with member of Ukraine's Verkhovna Rada Evgeny Shevchenko on 20 April, BelTA has learned.

Monday, 19 April 2021

Lukashenko: We make enough vaccines to keep COVID-19 at bay for a while

The situation with the COVID-19 in Belarus is manageable and the caseloads are even lower than expected, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said answering journalists' questions during the nationwide subbotnik [voluntary labor day] on 17 April, BelTA has learned.

Friday, 16 April 2021

Lukashenko talks to Putin over phone

Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko had a telephone conversation with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on 15 April, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.

Thursday, 15 April 2021

Belarus, Azerbaijan agree to expand economic cooperation

Belarus and Azerbaijan have agreed to move to a new stage of economic cooperation, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko told the media after the talks with his Azerbaijani counterpart Ilham Aliyev on 14 April, BelTA has learned.

Wednesday, 14 April 2021

Third COVID-19 wave reaches Belarus

The third wave of COVID-19 has begun in Belarus, Inna Karaban, the head of the department for hygiene, epidemiology and disease prevention at the Healthcare Ministry, told the media, BelTA has learned.

Tuesday, 13 April 2021

Lukashenko hosts meeting to discuss political party building in Belarus

Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko convened a government conference to discuss the operation of political parties in the country on 9 April, BelTA informs.

Monday, 12 April 2021

Early spring crops sowing in Belarus almost 40% complete

Early spring cereals and leguminous crops (excluding corn, buckwheat, and millet) have been sown on 38.9% of the target area in Belarus, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Agriculture and Food Ministry.