7 June 2023
“We need to make up our mind as to how we will evaluate the academic performance of secondary school students. What kind of exams will they take?” the head of state asked.
31 May 2023
MINSK, 31 May (BelTA) – The National Bank of Belarus cut down the refinancing rate from 10% to 9.75% per annum on 31 May 2023, BelTA learned from the National Bank.
The interest rate on overnight loans decreased to 10.75%, with the interest rate on overnight deposits down to 8.75% per annum. The corresponding decision was adopted by the Board of the National Bank.
It has been reported that the low monthly growth rate of consumer prices determines the preservation of the trend for a...
26 May 2023
MINSK, 26 May (BelTA) – Murmansk Oblast is an important trade and economic partner for the Belarusian timber, woodworking, pulp and paper industry concern Bellesbumprom, BelTA learned from the Bellesbumprom’s press service.
Belarus’ government delegation paid a working visit to Murmansk. Belarus’ Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko and Murmansk Oblast Governor Andrei Chibis discussed various options for building a port in Murmansk. “Murmansk Oblast is an important trade and economic...
7 June 2023
GOMEL, 7 June (BelTA) - Belarus’ Gomel Oblast and Russia’s Primorye Territory signed a memorandum of understanding on cooperation during the visit of the Russian delegation to the Belarusian region on 7 June, BelTA has learned.
The document was signed by Gomel Oblast Governor Ivan Krupko and Governor of Primorye Territory of Russia Oleg Kozhemyako.
The document stipulates that the parties will make the necessary efforts to expand and deepen long-term cooperation in economy, trade,...
1 June 2023
A 60-container train with compound fertilizers made by Gomel Chemical Plant departed from Gomel to China on 31 May, BelTA has learned.
The train will follow the route Tsentrolit (Belarus) - Xianguojigang (China) through the territory of Belarus and Russia via the Zabaikalsk - Manchuria border crossing. The journey will be two weeks and more than 7,000km long.
"Today is a big day. We are launching the fifth train from Gomel Oblast to the People's Republic of China carrying fertilizers...
26 May 2023
Belarus and Iran have a great potential for cooperation in the field of oil, petrochemistry and other industries, Alireza Seyhoun, the commercial attaché of the Iranian Embassy in Belarus, told the media on the sidelines of the 24th edition of the Spring in Gomel expo, BelTA has learned.
Iran and Belarus in general and Gomel Oblast in particular have established good cooperation over the past 20 years, Alireza Seyhoun noted. "Iranian and Belarusian partners exchange delegations, sign...