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  • Legendary T-34 back on pedestal in Gomel after renovations
    Legendary T-34 back on pedestal in Gomel after renovations
    GOMEL, 12 June (BelTA) - The legendary T-34 tank, which was the first to break into Gomel during the liberation operation in 1943, was returned to its place after renovations. Currently, Vosstaniya [Uprising] Square that houses the tank is underway renovations. The square is named...
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  • Delegation of Russia’s Magadan Oblast visits Belarus’ Gomselmash
    Delegation of Russia’s Magadan Oblast visits Belarus’ Gomselmash
    The delegation was shown the exhibition of branded machinery, production processes, including the main conveyor of the enterprise. Dmitry Mulyar, Deputy Commercial Director - Director of the Marketing and Advertising Center of Gomselmash, explained that taking into account climatic changes, the enterprise considers this region as a promising one in the future. “We work with more than 60 regions of the Russian Federation. This is our main export market. In January-April 2024, the export there made up almost 105% as compared to the same period of 2023. Today we are ready to present our new models to the region,” he said.
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  • Minsk, Gomel, Grodno to become sister cities with Baku, Ganja, Gabala
    Minsk, Gomel, Grodno to become sister cities with Baku, Ganja, Gabala
    BAKU, 16 May (BelTA) – Minsk, Gomel and Grodno are set to establish sister city relations with the Azerbaijani cities of Baku, Ganja and Gabala respectively. The corresponding memorandums were signed following the official talks between Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko...
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  • Belarusian Gomel Oblast sign cooperation agreements with Russian regions
    Belarusian Gomel Oblast sign cooperation agreements with Russian regions
    Gomel Oblast has signed documents on cooperation with a number of Russian regions. An official signing ceremony took place during the Days of Gomel Oblast at VDNKh in Moscow on 6 May, BelTA has learned. Gomel Oblast Governor Ivan Krupko and Governor of Primorsky Krai Oleg...
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  • War veteran Galina Lelikova receives congratulations
    War veteran Galina Lelikova receives congratulations
    On 1 May, Galina Lelikova, a participant of the Great Patriotic War, from Kalinkovichi, received congratulations on the upcoming Victory Day from Chairman of the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee Ivan Krupko. The head of the region warmly congratulated the veteran on the upcoming ...
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  • Lukashenko outlines tasks for local governments
    Lukashenko outlines tasks for local governments
    MINSK, 22 April (BelTA) – On 22 April Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko agreed on the appointment of heads of local executive and administrative bodies, BelTA has learned.

    “The vast majority of you will be involved in the development of far-reaching, strategic decisions...
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  • Ambassador: Russia-Belarus cooperation in tourism is booming
    Ambassador: Russia-Belarus cooperation in tourism is booming
    MINSK, 18 April (BelTA) - Over the past two or three years, tourist flows between Russia and Belarus have been growing by 50% annually, Russian Ambassador to Belarus Boris Gryzlov said at an opening ceremony  for the international fair of tourism services Leisure 2024 in Minsk,...
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  • Russia’s Orel Oblast seeks closer cooperation with Belarusian Gomselmash
    Russia’s Orel Oblast seeks closer cooperation with Belarusian Gomselmash
    GOMEL, 2 April (BelTA) – Gomselmash Director General Aleksandr Novikov and Governor of Russia’s Orel Oblast Andrei Klychkov have discussed the establishment of a multi-brand center of Belarusian machinery in the Russian region, BelTA has learned.

    According to Governor of Russia’s...
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  • Early spring crops planted on nearly 23% of designated area in Belarus
    Early spring crops planted on nearly 23% of designated area in Belarus
    MINSK, 28 March (BelTA) –  Early spring grain and leguminous crops have been sown on 22.8% of area in Belarus, BelTA learned from the Ministry of Agriculture and Food.  

    Spring crops were sown on 156,600 hectares, which is 6.78% of the plan. Early spring grain and ...
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