3 June 2021
DUBROVNO, 3 June (BelTA) - Some 342,000 boys and girls will spend time in Belarusian children’s summer camps this summer, Deputy Prime Minister Igor Petrishenko told reporters, BelTA has learned. On 2 June the vice premier paid a visit to a summer camp in secondary school No. 1 in Dubrovno. The all-day camp in the area will begin its work on 5 June, while school health camps opened their doors on 1 June. “We took a look at the organization of children's meals, leisure time, and...
28 May 2021
The bill on constitutional amendments will be discussed by Belarusian MPs at the spring session, Deputy Chairman of the Standing Committee on State Construction, Local Government and Regulations of the House of Representatives Viktor Svillo told reporters on 28 May, BelTA has learned. "A special commission has been put together today to prepare the bill for the first reading. The deadline is 4 June, and the bill should pass the first reading by the end of this session at the latest. The...
15 May 2021
Family is a person’s closest and dearest people, the source of joy and happiness, strength and energy, Viktor Karankevich noted. It gives the foundation for every person’s life. “Family is also about daily troubles, especially for you, because you have many children and, hence, greater responsibility. However, thanks to your efforts, we have examples of close-knit families. This is our future, our pride,” the minister added.
7 May 2021
MINSK, 7 May (BelTA) - Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko presented state awards to Belarusians who distinguished themselves in various fields of expertise, BelTA has learned. The ceremony was held in the Palace of Independence on 7 May. The head of state emphasized that the ceremony took place ahead of Victory Day, the most important holiday for Belarusians. According to him, these days the ceremony honoring the best workers of the country is filled with special...
19 April 2021
MINSK, 19 April (BelTA) - Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei met with UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet during a working visit to Switzerland on 19 April. The minister noted that Belarus is committed to the fundamental principles of international law enshrined in the UN Charter and to the international agreements on human rights, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. "Vladimir Makei informed Michelle...
9 April 2021
MINSK, 9 April (BelTA) – It is necessary to prepare a serious and well-developed law on political parties. Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko made the statement during the government conference held on 9 April to discuss the operation of political parties in the country, BelTA has learned. Aleksandr Lukashenko said: “I simply want to warn you, the developers and other ones: if we tolerate even the slightest mistakes in the course of formation of political parties while...
2 April 2021
The head of state noted that 25 years ago an agreement was signed to establish the Commonwealth of Belarus and Russia, which allowed the two fraternal peoples to overcome destructive divisive trends in the economy and social sphere and to move on to building a common home on a solid foundation of historical, spiritual and cultural unity.
26 March 2021
According to Dmitry Pinevich, the production of a vaccine consists of several stages: first, one needs to get a vaccine in vitro in a test tube setting, then scale it up to a pilot production batch, and only after all the trials are over, the mass production of the vaccine can begin.
19 March 2021
Taking into account the investment capacity of the central budget, the program provides for channeling financial resources into the facilities that will be commissioned in 2021, and facilities which construction is nearing completion.
11 March 2021
MINSK, 11 March (BelTA) – As of 1 March 2021, 95,880 deposit accounts were opened for large families under Belarus' family capital program, 13,545 of which were opened under the new program for 2020-2024, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Labor and Social Security Ministry. As many as 82,335 deposit accounts with the total sum of $823.4 million were opened in line with the family capital program that was running in 2015-2019. The 2015-2019 program provided $10,000 to large...