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Gosnagrad was awarded 58 employees in various fields of activity

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko signed decree number 218, according to which 58 people were awarded state awards. BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.

Representatives of different fields of activity were awarded orders and medals for long-term fruitful work, exemplary performance of official duties, significant personal contribution to the creation of the Belarusian space system for remote sensing of the Earth, development of the construction industry and construction materials industry, the Belarusian press, art, culture and architecture, significant achievements In the communications industry, scientific activities and the training of highly qualified specialists.


Lukashenko marks progress in rehabilitation of territories affected by radiation

President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko notes the significant progress achieved over the past two decades in the rehabilitation of the territories affected by the Chernobyl disaster. The head of state said this today, visiting the Polessky State Radiation Ecological Reserve in the Khoiniki District of the Gomel Region, BelTA.

"For me, this is part of my personal and presidential life, although everything is mixed up here, from pain to positive impressions.


Lukashenka: Belarusian-Russian exercises are not aimed at attacking someone's territory

The forthcoming Belarusian-Russian exercises are not aimed at an offensive on someone's territory. President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko said this at a meeting with the secretaries of the security councils of the CSTO member states, BelTA has learned.
Alexander Lukashenko noted that the Belarusian and Russian armies in the western direction act as a single whole. "We do not conceal this from the NATO members, but if there is such a grouping, it is quite clear that the exercises should be conducted, we conduct them," the President said.


Approaches to possible resumption of Belarusian-Russian cooperation in the potash sphere were discussed at a meeting with Lukashenka

Opportunities for the resumption of cooperation between economic entities of Belarus and Russia in the potash sphere were discussed on June 13 during a working meeting with the President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.

The event was attended by both representatives of Russian business and industry leaders from Belarus.


Belarus hopes for cooperation with Europe in modernizing transport infrastructure

Belarus is banking on cooperation with European partners in the modernization of its transport infrastructure, Belarus' Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov said at the ministerial conference on connectivity and compatibility in the region of the Central European Initiative “Wider Connectivity in the CEI Region: Building Bridges between Europe and Asia” in relation to the Belt and Road Initiative on 8 June, BelTA has learned.


Lukashenko to pay working visit to Kazakhstan 8-9 June

Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko will pay a working visit to Kazakhstan on 8-9 June where he will take part in the session of the Council of the Heads of State of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.

In his speech at the summit the head of state will voice the position of the Belarusian side regarding the further development of the organization, including its economic dimension.


Moldova can count on Belarus as reliable and open partner

Moldova can count on Belarus as a reliable partner open for cooperation in all avenues, Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko said as he met with Prime Minister of Moldova Pavel Filip on 6 June, BelTA has learned.

The head of state emphasized that Belarus is happy to welcome guests from Moldova. Alexander Lukashenko has visited this country several times. “This is a warm place, not only because the climate is warm but also because there are good people in Moldova similar to hardworking Belarusians,” he said.


IMF mission arrives in Belarus

An International Monetary Fund (IMF) mission arrived in Belarus on 5 June, BelTA learnt from the IMF office in Minsk.

The IMF mission led by Peter Dohlman will be working in Belarus from 5 to 12 June. The IMF experts are expected to assess the country's current economic policy and hold annual consultations with the Belarusian authorities under Article IV ahead of the IMF annual mission scheduled for October.


Belarus' PM expects timely commissioning of Dinamo Stadium, rhythmic gymnastics center

Dinamo Stadium and the rhythmic gymnastics center in Minsk should be commissioned on schedule, Belarusian Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov said as he examined the status of construction of the sports facilities that will host events of the 2019 European Games on 2 June, BelTA has learned.

Before visiting Dinamo Stadium, Andrei Kobyakov examined its surroundings, including Minsk Clinical Hospital No.


Belarus' central bank to reduce key lending rate to 13% on 14 June

The refinancing rate of the National Bank of the Republic of Belarus (NBRB) will be reduced from 14% to 13% per annum on 14 June, representatives of the Information and Public Relations Office of the country's central bank told BelTA.

According to the source, the NBRB Board has decided to reduce the refinancing rate from 14% to 13% per annum as from 14 June. The interest rate on standing and bilateral operations designed to keep up the current liquidity of Belarusian banks will be reduced from 17% to 15% per annum.

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