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10 February 2021
MINSK, 10 February (BelTA) – Belarus' export of medical services is projected to increase by more than 40% in the next five years. This target is set forth in the state program "People's Health and Demographic Security" for 2021-2025, BelTA has learned. The export of healthcare services is forecast to increase by 44.7% in 2025 over 2020. In 2019, the export of medical services went up by 10.5% over 2018. More than 165,000 foreign nationals from 139 countries received medical care. Export...
3 February 2021
MINSK, 3 February (BelTA) – The Belarusian Hospitality Industry state program for 2021-2025 has been approved by Council of Ministers' Resolution No.58 of 29 January 2021, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian government. The goal of the state program is to develop a modern competitive tourist complex, increase the contribution of tourism to the development of the national economy. Priorities in the tourism sector will include the development of inbound and domestic...
25 January 2021
MINSK, 25 January (BelTA) – A national export center will be set up at the Development Bank of Belarus in 2021, Chairman of the Board of the bank Andrei Zhishkevich said in an interview to the ONT TV channel, BelTA has learned. “The center will be set up this year. The task is to organize this kind of toolkit on the basis of a subsidiary of the Development Bank as quickly as possible,” said Andrei Zhishkevich. Today, the Development Bank provides export loans. It is a classic mechanism...
19 January 2021
MINSK, 19 January (BelTA) – The International Organization for Migration (IOM) and the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) are teaming up to support migrants in Belarus amid the COVID-19 pandemic, BelTA learned from the UNDP office in Belarus. The partnership aims to counter the stigma and discrimination that migrants may face in the context of COVID-19 through information work and programs with concrete measures for better integration of migrants into society and, as a result,...
13 January 2021
MINSK, 13 January (BelTA) - The first power unit of the Belarusian nuclear power plant has reached 100% capacity, BelTA learned from the press service of the Energy Ministry. "The first unit of the Belarusian nuclear power plant reached the nominal capacity at 19.57 on 12 January," the press service informed. The thermal capacity of the unit is 3200MW and the electric capacity is 1170MW. According to the press service, static and dynamic tests will continue in line with the stage-by-stage...
5 January 2021
MINSK, 5 January (BelTA) – Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has signed decree No.1 on declaring the year 2021 the Year of People's Unity. The decision was made for the sake of consolidating the society, rallying the Belarusian nation on the basis of ideas of the country's sovereignty and independence, the press service of the head of state told BelTA. In line with the presidential decree the Council of Ministers will work together with the oblast administrations and the Minsk City...
29 December 2020
MINSK, 29 December (BelTA) – Belarus' Healthcare Ministry, Russia's Ministry of Health and the Russian Direct Investment Fund (RDIF) have announced the start of the COVID-19 vaccination program in Belarus. The first batch of the Russian vaccine Sputnik V has arrived in Belarus today, BelTA learned from the press service of the Healthcare Ministry. Belarus' Healthcare Minister Dmitry Pinevich noted that "immunization plays an essential role in the fight against the epidemiological process....
23 December 2020
GOMEL, 23 December (BelTA) - The Belarusian harvester manufacturer Gomselmash shipped another batch of 30 SKD sets of the grain harvester KZS-10 MAX to Kazakhstan at the beginning of the week, BelTA learned from the press service of the company. Last summer the Belarusian company shipped more than 70 vehicle sets KZS-10 MAX to Kazakhstan, acting First Deputy Director for Sales and Services of Gomselmash Dmitry Afanasyev said. The innovations of this model were liked by the agrarians of...
17 December 2020
MINSK, 17 December (BelTA) - The national strategy Active Longevity 2030 provides conditions for social involvement and full participation of the elderly in the life of the society, Tatyana Fyodorova, head of the main department of social services and social assistance at the Labor and Social Security Ministry told the media on 16 December, BelTA has learned. “People over 65 years old account for 15.4% of the total population in Belarus, and this figure is growing. According to forecasts,...
11 December 2020
MINSK, 11 December (BelTA) - Belarus has restricted departure across land borders amid the coronavirus pandemic. Resolution No. 705 of the Council of Ministers of 7 December "On amending the Council of Ministers' Resolution No. 208 of 8 April 2020 and Resolution No. 624 of 30 October 2020" was published on the National Legal Internet Portal on 10 December, BelTA has learned. The document has been adopted to prevent the spread of the COVID-19 infection. "Crossing of the state border of the...