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Belarusian flax industry seen as capable of growth
“All Belarusian flax mills must emulate the experience of OAO Korelichi-Len. That's all they need to do,” Aleksandr Lukashenko said.
Aleksandr Lukashenko during the visit to the enterprise
Lukashenko: Decision to develop the flax industry was right
“I used to think that the decision to save the flax industry could be a risky one because of the market demand for linen products. I was concerned because we had invested a lot of money in the project. But today we are convinced that the decision was right. Flax growing is important for Belarus,” the head of state emphasized.
Belarus looking to host Indian prime minister in 2020
Belarus is looking to host Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on a visit in 2020 and will regard it as a landmark event for bilateral relations, Chairman of the Council of the Republic Mikhail Myasnikovich said at a meeting with representatives of the Indian business community.
Lukashenko urges to optimize number of linen mills in Vitebsk Oblast
The head of state was informed about the structure of the flax growing industry in Grodno Oblast, where there are 7,000 hectares under flax and two modernized linen mills.
Grodno Oblast Drama Theater. An archive photo
Lukashenko: Grodno Oblast famous for its diligent people, hospitality
“The contemporary history of the region begins on 20 September 1944 when a region with a center in the ancient town of Grodno was formed in the hardest time after Belarus' liberation from Nazi invaders. Your productive work and sincere love for your native land helped restore the region from post-war ruins, turn it into a wonderful and prosperous region which makes the entire country proud,” the message of greetings reads.
Belarus president wants winter grain sowing to be complete by 1 October
The head of state also highlighted the importance of a well-balanced strategy for maize harvesting, depending on conditions and needs of the region.
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Lukashenko congratulates workers of customs bodies on professional holiday
“You are the first persons to welcome the guests of our country. By fulfilling your duties with great professionalism, you shape a positive image of Belarus. By preventing illegal trade, creating civilized conditions for international trade, you make a big contribution to ensuring public security and protecting the economic sovereignty,” the message of greetings reads.
Lukashenko to pay working visit to Korelichi District
The head of state is expected to visit the Chernyakhovsky-Agro farm to take stock of the progress in fodder conservation in Belarus and Grodno Oblast in particular. The Belarusian leader will be shown samples of maize for silage harvesters.
Anastasiia Salos
Belarus win team bronze at 2019 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships
The bronze medal of the 2019 Rhythmic Gymnastics World Championships is the first team medal for Belarus over the past four years.
Direct air service between Minsk, Russian Mineralnyye Vody under consideration
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Due to steadily rising tourist traffic between Minsk and Mineralnyye Vody and due to Moscow airports operating under extreme workload it may be advisable to add a regular flight between Minsk and Mineralnyye Vody to the list of flights available from the Belarusian air carrier Belavia.
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