11 November 2020
Refinancing rate remains at 7.75% in Belarus
MINSK, 11 November (BelTA) – The National Bank of the Republic of Belarus has decided to keep the refinancing rate at 7.75%, BelTA learned from the information and public relations department of Belarus' National Bank....
10 November 2020
Rosatom, Belarus in talks on possible construction of second NPP, research reactor
MINSK, 10 November (BelTA) - The Russian state corporation Rosatom is discussing with Belarus possible construction of another nuclear power plant and a research reactor, Rosatom's Director General Alexey Likhachev said in a video address to the personnel of nuclear companies and organizations, BelTA has learned....
30 October 2020
Belarusian State University to get €31m from World Bank to set up research center
In June, Belarus and the World Bank signed an agreement on a €100 million loan (a project to upgrade higher education in Belarus). The funds will be also used to develop a modern educational environment at universities, introduce innovative approaches, teaching and learning technologies, and also expand reforms in management and ensuring high quality of education....
17 November 2020
BMZ agrees on metal product supplies to Russia in 2021
GOMEL, 17 November (BelTA) - The international industrial exhibition Metal-Expo 2020 in Moscow was a success for the public joint-stock company (OAO) BMZ, the Management Company of the holding company Belarusian Metallurgical Company (BMC). The company received several industry awards and reached agreements with Russian consumers for the supply of metal products in H1 2021, Aleksandr Olesik, the company's press secretary, told BelTA. ...
27 October 2020
About 500 karate athletes to compete at Gomel Open 2020
The competitions will be held at the Gomel Oblast Olympic Athletics Center. “According to the preliminary data, athletes from all the Belarusian regions will compete for medals. It is expected that some 500 karate athletes will compete in more than 30 teams. This year the competitions will be held without foreign athletes due to the coronavirus pandemic,” Kirill Golovnya said....
22 October 2020
Business Days in Gomel due on 27-29 October
In the course of five years, 18 sessions of the forum brought together more than 2,000 companies from 30 counties, including Russia, Kazakhstan, Ukraine, Armenia, Poland, Germany, Italy, Slovakia, France, Belgium, Israel, China, Vietnam, Australia, the UAE, Canada, and so on. “The number of participating countries continues to grow, which proves that there is an interest in Gomel Oblast and Business Days in Gomel. This year’s forum will be held online for the first time,” the organizers noted....