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Another school retrofitted in Belarus under IBRD-funded project
13 January, 18:09
The school was built in 1970 and underwent an overhaul for the first time. The school has over 600 students. Plans are in place to re-equip four more classrooms in the school – physics, chemistry, biology, and informatics classrooms.
Belarus to conduct second STEPS survey of NCD risk factors
13 January, 17:15
“This year, the Healthcare Ministry together with the WHO Regional Office will conduct the second STEPS survey,” Aleksandr Patseyev said.
Panoramic photo taken on Jan 8, 2020 shows China's Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical radio Telescope (FAST) under maintenance in Southwest China's Guizhou province. Photo: Xinhua
World's largest radio telescope starts formal operation
13 January, 16:55
China completed commissioning of the world's largest and most sensitive radio telescope on Saturday, putting it into formal operation after a productive three-year trial.
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Hybrid cardiac surgery center to be set up in Belarus
13 January, 15:57
A decade ago we performed about a dozen interventional surgeries, now the number has risen to 17,000 per year. In 2019 we saw a 18% increase in interventional surgeries year-on-year, Aleksandr Mrochek said.
Rostislav Krimer. Archive photo
Krimer's Weinberg CD reviewed by Gramophone magazine
13 January, 15:08
Weinberg Chamber Symphonies Nos1 & 3 recorded by Rostislav Krimer's East-West Chamber Orchestra received a review in the January issue of the renowned Gramophone classical music magazine.
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Exhibition of Korean Stamp Museum to go on show in Vitebsk
13 January, 13:49
An exhibition of the Korean Stamp Museum will go on display in Vitebsk. It will open on 15 January and will demonstrate the diversity of stamps that have been issued in North Korea in the last 50 years.
Primrose blossom in Vitebsk
13 January, 13:29
Thanks to abnormally warm weather, primroses on a flowerbed by the Vitebsk Central Polyclinic burst into blossom in the middle of the winter.
Istanbul house market launch: Three reasons to buy!
13 January, 09:45
The Minsk World multifunctional complex welcomes a new addition to the “family” again as the Istanbul house in the Southern Europe quarter will be launched to market on 13 January.
Kids' Fashion Day BFW in Minsk
12 January, 15:13
Marina Bonifatyeva, Dolce Vita, the Danaya edding salon, Teenager fashion store, M.Y.Studio, and Chou Chou presented their new collections.
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Belarusian furniture manufacturers to be featured at IMM Cologne 2020
10 January, 18:19
A collective Belarusian exposition will showcase the best specimens of modern Belarusian furniture and woodworking products at Europe's largest international furniture expo IMM Cologne 2020 due in Cologne, Germany on 13-19 January.
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