14 March 2016
Belarus’ proposals on informal UNGA meeting discussed in New York
MINSK, 14 March (BelTA) – Belarus’ Permanent Representative to the
United Nations Andrei Dapkiunas met with President of the General
Assembly of the United Nations Mogens Lykketoft at the UN headquarters
on 11 March 2016 to discuss the progress in the preparation of a number
of upcoming General Assembly events, BelTA learned from the press
service of the Belarusian Minsitry of Foreign Affairs....
3 March 2016
Belarus, Council of Europe discuss ways to bolster cooperation
Belarus and the Council of Europe are mapping out ways to strengthen
bilateral cooperation, the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of
Foreign Affairs told BelTA after a meeting between Permanent
Representative of Belarus to the European Union, Ambassador
Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Belgium Andrei
Yevdochenko and Italian MP and PACE rapporteur on Belarus Andrea Rigoni
that took place on 2 March....
8 February 2016
Lukashenko, Putin agree to strengthen all-round cooperation
Belarus and Russia are set to continue strengthening bilateral cooperation in all fields. The agreement was reached during the meeting between Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko and Russia President Vladimir Putin in Sochi on 5 February, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader....
3 February 2016
Belarusian agriculture promised state support for priority projects
Belarusian agribusiness operators, who will carry out projects outlined by the government program on agribusiness development in Belarus in 2016-2020, will get state support in the form of preferential loans. The statement was made by Prime Minister of Belarus Andrei Kobyakov during the session of the Council of Ministers Presidium held on 2 February to discuss agriculture development prospects, BelTA has learned....
19 January 2016
Japan hails Belarus’ IT sector, seeks closer cooperation
MINSK, 19 January (BelTA) – At the meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Japan Sergei Rakhmanov, CEO of Rakuten, Inc, Director of the Japanese Association of New Economy Hiroshi Mikitani praised the level of information technology in Belarus and expressed interest in discussing possible cooperation areas, BelTA learnt from the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs....
15 January 2016
Belavia signs interline agreement with Ural Airlines
The Belarusian air carrier Belavia has signed an interline agreement (an agreement on mutual recognition of e-tickets) with Russia's Ural Airlines, Igor Cherginets, Belavia's Deputy Director General for Marketing and Foreign Economic Affairs, said on Facebook, BelTA informs....