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  • Lukashenko hosts meeting with Council of Ministers
    Lukashenko hosts meeting with Council of Ministers
    Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko hosted a meeting with the leadership of the Council of Ministers to discuss a number of social issues on 21 September, BelTA has learned. The head of state got familiar with several draft decrees regarding support to large families,...
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  • Belarus considering creating cargo fleet of its own
    Belarus considering creating cargo fleet of its own
    MINSK, 13 September (BelTA) – Prospects of buying or creating a cargo fleet of its own are under consideration in Belarus. Prime Minister of Belarus Roman Golovchenko made the statement on the air of the TV channel Belarus One, BelTA has learned.

    Roman Golovchenko said: “We ...
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  • Belarusian biometric data collection system fully functional
    Belarusian biometric data collection system fully functional
    MINSK, 7 September (BelTA) – As of 1 September 2021 Belarusians can apply for new personal identification documents – identification cards (ID cards), which are used inside the country, and biometric passports, which are necessary for foreign travels, BelTA learned from the Telegram...
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  • Minister: Belarusian construction industry seeks to maximize cooperation with partners
    Minister: Belarusian construction industry seeks to maximize cooperation with partners
    Organizations of the Belarusian construction industry seek to maximize cooperation with their partners, Belarusian Architecture and Construction Minister Ruslan Parkhamovich said at a meeting of the ministry's collegium which reviewed the performance of the country's construction...
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  • Lukashenko discusses alternative delivery schemes for Belarus’ exports
    Lukashenko discusses alternative delivery schemes for Belarus’ exports
    Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko asked to update him on the progress in exploring alternative routes of delivering Belarusian products abroad as he met with Transport and Communications Minister Aleksei Avramenko and Vice-Premier Anatoly Sivak who is in charge of this area,...
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  • Belarus harvests 2m tonnes of grain
    Belarus harvests 2m tonnes of grain
    27 July (BelTA) - The first two million tonnes of grain have been harvested in Belarus, BelTA learned from the press service of the Agriculture and Food Ministry.

    As of 27 July, 621,300 hectares of grain and leguminous crops (excluding corn, buckwheat, millet) were harvested,...
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  • Belarusian farmers busy with second hay cutting
    Belarusian farmers busy with second hay cutting
    13 July (BelTA) – Belarusian agricultural enterprises have cut down grass for the second time on 57.7% of the area under crop or 468,500 hectares, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Agriculture and Food Ministry.

    As of 13 July as much as 3,210,000 tonnes of grass forage was harvested....
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  • Lukashenko: Belarus will defend its sovereignty by all means possible
    Lukashenko: Belarus will defend its sovereignty by all means possible
    MINSK, 6 July (BelTA) – Belarus will not become an expendable bargaining chip and will defend its sovereignty by all means possible, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a meeting to discuss response to sanctions on 6 July, BelTA has learned.

    “Those who have chosen...
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  • New school under construction in Gomel
    New school under construction in Gomel
    The construction of a new school is underway in the Khutor neighborhood of Grodno. The foundation was laid in the spring of 2021 and the school is set to be commissioned by 1 September. More than 400 builders work at the construction site over the clock. A student construction...
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