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Kupala Night Festival to showcase signature events of Belarusian regions
Signature festivals of Belarusian regions will be presented at the Kupala Night Festival (Alexandria Gathers Friends) that will take place on the bank of the Dnieper River in the agro-town of Alexandria, Shklov District, on 7-8 July, counselor of the department for concerts and festivals of the Directorate for Arts at the Culture Ministry Inna Mardusevich told reporters, BelTA has learned. She noted that the Kupala Night Festival will offer an opportunity for Belarusian regions to...
Lukashenko: Belarus sovereignty is about hard-working people
At the heart of the Belarusian sovereignty are people who do their work conscientiously and honestly every day, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said as he presented state awards on 27 June, BelTA has learned. "Presenting awards in the run-up to the main public holiday is particularly symbolic and remarkable. After all, when we talk about the country's independence, we imply people. Our sovereignty is about people who do their work every day, conscientiously and honestly: they...
Year of Native Land in Belarus extended onto 2018-2020
The Year of Native Land has been extended to include 2018-2020. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has signed the relevant decree, the press service of the Belarusian leader told BelTA. The document is designed to stimulate the social and economic development of the regions, encourage active citizenship among members of the general public, and preserve the historical, cultural, and spiritual legacy. The Council of Ministers has been instructed to get together with the oblast...
Dozens of new projects added to Belarusian government innovative development program
As many as 34 new projects and six measures to develop innovative infrastructure have been included into Belarus' state program on innovative development for the 2016-2020 period. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has signed relevant decree No.236, BelTA has learned. The new projects include the creation of modern enterprises to make electric car charging infrastructure components, the target practice complex Vertushka 2 and the unmanned aerial complex Feniks, LED-powered lighting...
Order of Mother conferred on 34 Belarusian women
The Order of Mother has been conferred on 34 women with many children from Gomel Oblast, Grodno Oblast and Mogilev Oblast for giving birth to and bringing up five and more children. A corresponding decree was signed by Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader. Among the awardees are women working in agricultural, trade and religious organizations, educational and healthcare institutions, sports organizations, at light industry...
Belarus president calls for massive increase in support for families with kids
It is necessary to significantly increase support for families with children. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko made the statement as he talked to border service specialists and their families during the visit to the border guard station Divin in Kobrin District, Brest Oblast on 1 June, BelTA has learned. The head of state spoke in favor of preserving and expanding the spectrum of support and preferences given to families with children. In particular, he noted that there are no...
Belarus' social and economic development forecast for 2019 drafted
Belarus has drafted its social and economic development forecast for 2019 and the main macroeconomic guidelines through 2021, BelTA learned from the website of the Belarusian Economy Ministry. On 22 May the Economy Ministry hosted a meeting of the ministerial working group chaired by Belarus' First Deputy Prime Minister Vasily Matyushevsky. The working group met to decide on Belarus' social and economic development forecast for 2019. Opening the meeting Economy Minister Vladimir Zinovsky...
TIBO 2018 to open in Minsk on 14 May
The international forum on information and communication technologies TIBO 2018 is opening in Minsk on 14 May, BelTA has learnt. The opening ceremony will take place at Minsk Arena. It will be followed by a plenary session for government officials, heads of international organizations and leading information and communication companies who will discuss global practices of digital transformation, forecasts and prospects of modern technologies. The expo will start working on 15 May. The...
Over 100 Belarusians honored for professional excellence
Belarus Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov presented the state awards to the distinguished Belarusians in a ceremony in the Palace of Republic in Minsk on 25 April, BelTA has learned. The awards were given to 112 people working in agriculture, forestry, science, tax service and mass media. Andrei Kobyakov noted that the workers of the agricultural industry contribute a lot to the development of economy and added that Belarus is ranked in the first group of countries with a high level of...
Belarus now 41st on world's strongest armies list
Belarus is ranked 41st on the world's strongest armies list, BelTA learned from the Global Firepower analytics company website. The Belarusian army was ranked 49th in 2017. In this year's list of the world's strongest armies Belarus is ranked right behind Romania (40th) and ahead of Peru (42nd). The U.S. army is deemed the world's strongest. It is followed by Russia (2nd) and China (3rd). Global Firepower's World's Military Strength Ranking is compiled using 55 parameters and...
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