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Minsk among cheapest European capitals in terms of metro fare
28 October, 11:46
According to Insider, Europe's major cities are often best explored using their abundant, and cheap, public transport systems. Many of Europe's capital cities have extensive metro systems which let tourists and locals get around quickly, efficiently, and most of all, cheaply. Thus, a single journey in Minsk, Belarus, costs 0.65 Belarusian rubles ($0.32).
Belarus, Russia to make observation flight over Latvia
28 October, 11:09
According to the Defense Ministry, the observation flight will be performed on Russian An-30B. The Open Skies Treaty was signed in Helsinki on 24 March 1992 by 27 states including Belarus.
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New focus in UNSDCF for Belarus for 2021-2025
28 October, 10:00
“The Sustainable Development Goals will be the basis for our cooperation. What will differentiate the new program is the emphasis on cooperation instead of support, which has been the subject of our collaboration in the past,” UN Resident Coordinator in Belarus Joanna Kazana-Wisniowiecki said.
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MP baffled by U.S. tanks near Belarusian-Lithuanian border
25 October, 19:58
The concern expressed in Belarus is only natural. “We have to consider counterbalancing measures. We have to respond to such actions. As the head of state says, we have to keep our powder dry. This is why he's given instructions to put together an adequate response plan,” the MP said.
Belarusian-Kazakh venture to make drones suggested
25 October, 19:23
In addition to selling UAVs the Belarusian side is ready to organize their joint production in Kazakhstan. The high level of scientific and technical resources of the two countries and coinciding national priorities in many areas of fundamental and applied research encourage constructive cooperation.
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Belarus, Uzbekistan to boost cooperation in environmental protection
25 October, 18:24
This agreement was reached by Belarus Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Minister Andrei Khudyk and Chairman of Uzbekistan State Committee for Ecology and Environmental Protection Bakhrom Kuchkarov.
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Big projects at heart of CIS innovative cooperation program
25 October, 15:40
In the last eight years, the CIS has devoted a lot of effort to create infrastructure for cooperation in science, technology, and innovation and work out suitable forms and mechanisms for such cooperation, for example, joint interstate projects.
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Experience of Belarusian customs service presented in Moscow
24 October, 18:41
The customs service is good at accomplishing these goals for now while simultaneously facilitating border controls. For instance, the Belarusian customs service has been performing transport control and sanitary control functions since 2014.
Almazbek Kadyrkulov
Opinion: Belarus' idea to set up IT university in step with modern times
24 October, 18:29
“Belarus has set an example of how to develop the IT industry. The country has made great strides in IT and its successes are very noticeable in the post-Soviet space,” Deputy Director General of the Regional Commonwealth in the Field of Communications Almazbek Kadyrkulov said.
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Belarusian State University jumps up Best Global Universities ranking
24 October, 18:09
The BSU ranks 346th, up 351 notches from the previous year. The BSU also ranks 153rd on the Best Global Universities in Europe. Moreover, the university was included in the subject rankings in physics and chemistry, securing 129th and 553rd positions respectively.
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