22 March 2023
MINSK, 22 March (BelTA) - Khatyn is our pain, and our memory, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko told the media after the commemorative ceremony at the Khatyn memorial complex, BelTA has learned.
"Being in Khatyn... The feeling is special. That tragedy is impossible to compare to anything," the Belarusian leader stressed. “Indeed, our land is dotted with monuments. In the Middle Ages Belarus was a land of castles. Now it is a land of monuments."
"It's our pain, our memory....
17 March 2023
About 165,000 citizens have been issued biometric personal identification documents in Belarus, BelTA learned from Pavel Khrishchenovich, Deputy Chief of the Citizenship and Migration Department of the Belarusian Internal Affairs Ministry.
The Internal Affairs Ministry continues issuing personal identification documents leveraging biometric technologies. “Citizens of the Republic of Belarus can opt for biometric documents while foreign citizens are mandated to get them. As of today...
10 March 2023
MINSK, 10 March (BelTA) – Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko signed the law on amending codes on matters of criminal liability on 9 March, BelTA has learned.
The main purpose of the document is to crank up the counteraction of crimes of extremist (terrorist) and anti-state nature.
The law expands criminal liability for high treason committed by an official onto all the individuals that do government jobs. High treason committed by a civil servant or a military serviceman can now...
23 March 2023
GOMEL, 23 March (BelTA) - The third Congress of Free Economic Zones has opened in Gomel, BelTA has learned.
The two-day congress will highlight the role of free economic zones, industrial, science and technology parks as drivers of the development of territories, the administration of the Free Economic Zone Gomel-Raton informed. More than 250 people confirmed their participation in the forum. Among them are representatives of free economic zones, industrial, science and technology parks...
10 March 2023
MOSCOW, 10 March (BelTA) – The operation of the Union State transport market will be discussed at a meeting of the Energy and Transport Commission of the Parliamentary Assembly of the Belarus-Russia Union State in Bryansk on 14 March, BelTA learned from the press service of the Parliamentary Assembly.
“The MPs will review joint efforts of Belarus and Russia to create the unified transport system of the Union State, as well as the implementation of the Union State programs in...
27 February 2023
GOMEL, 27 February (BelTA) – A number of investment projects with enterprises of the industrial sector are among the development plans of the Belarusian steel mill BMZ, Aleksandr Borikov, the deputy director general for commercial affairs of the company, told BelTA.
According to Aleksandr Borikov, more than 2 million tonnes of steel was smelted in 2022. BMZ. The year also made it possible to establish relationships with new partners, open new markets and launch new products. The plant...