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.

Friday, 09 April 2021

Belarus changes borders of three oblasts

Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has signed decree No. 136 “On the administrative and territorial division of Vitebsk Oblast, Gomel Oblast and Mogilev Oblast”, BelTA learned from the press service of the head of state.

Thursday, 08 April 2021

Lukashenko: Visit of India's PM could give a boost to bilateral relations

The official visit of India's Prime Minister Narendra Modi to Belarus may give a strong impetus to bilateral cooperation, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with outgoing Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of India to Belarus Sangeeta Bahadur on 8 April, BelTA has learned.

Wednesday, 07 April 2021

Belarus' bill on road traffic passes first reading

The bill on amending the law on road traffic passed the first reading at a meeting of the fifth session of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus of the seventh convocation on 7 April, BelTA has learned.

Tuesday, 06 April 2021

Belarus looks to streamline its network of foreign missions

Belarus is mulling over the ways to streamline its network of foreign missions. The issue was on the agenda of the government's session hosted by Belarusian head of state Aleksandr Lukashenko on 6 April, BelTA has learned.