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Vladimir Seroshtan. An archive photo
Expert describes deployment of U.S. tanks in Lithuania near Belarusian border as unfriendly move
24 October, 15:22
Belarus pursues a peace-loving policy and opposes additional tensions in the region. “If someone tries to deploy troops, military hardware at our border, we see it as an unfriendly move that cannot be disregarded. We understand perfectly well it is a threat to national security,” the expert said.
Aleksei Zaitsev. Photo courtesy of the Skaryna Gomel State University
Silver for Belarus at China College Students Innovation and Entrepreneurship Competition
24 October, 14:38
The development of the young innovator involves the creation of an autonomous SMF-02 station, which can be used in agricultural fields with a remote control device. The special program accumulates solar and wind energy to collect meteorological data and to employ crop protection systems.
Belarusian BelAZ to showcase trucks at mining expo in Australia
23 October, 19:14
The Belarusian company will present its own stand. Representatives of the automaker and its regional dealership BelAZ Australia Pty Ltd will present BelAZ products during the panel session on mine optimization, mining operations and production.
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CIS states seek to launch more joint tourism projects
23 October, 18:44
The tourism potential of the CIS member states is not utilized in full. It is encouraging that many countries of the Commonwealth invest heavily in their tourism industry with a view to boosting domestic and inbound tourism. Belarus tries to keep up with this trend.
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Japanese company wants to build nursing homes in Belarus
23 October, 18:37
RIFU Group of Companies is interested in building and running Japanese-style nursing homes for the elderly in Belarus. The concept of these facilities implies providing in-patient care as well as out-patient rehabilitation services, the agency informed.
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Belarus, Russia keep studying lactoferrin from transgenic goat milk
23 October, 18:27
Lactoferrin is a unique multi-functional protein present in the milk of humans and mammals. It has some promising biopharmaceutical functions, like anti-bacterial, antiviral, anti-cancer, anti-inflammatory, immunomodulating, anti-oxidative and regenerative properties.
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Belarus, Slovakia to implement four joint projects in nano-, biotechnology
23 October, 18:21
Belarus and Slovakia intend to intensify bilateral cooperation in science and technology and implement four joint projects in nanotechnology and biotechnology. Belarus-Slovakia scientific and technical cooperation is pursued in line with the appropriate agreement of 27 April 2017.
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Austrian ambassador delighted by Belarusian craftwork
23 October, 17:24
According to the diplomat, those who come to Belarus on their own almost certainly buy wonderful products from Belarusian linen. Sugared cranberries are also very popular; so are alcoholic beverages. However, the ambassador was particularly amazed by Belarusian craftwork.
Victor Sorocean and Irina Kostevich. Photo courtesy of the Labor and Social Security Ministry
Belarus, Moldova sign agreement on pensions
23 October, 16:50
The agreement is designed to ensure pension rights and will apply to citizens living and working (or who worked) in Belarus and Moldova.
Joanna Kazana-Wisniowiecki. Archive photo
Belarus lauded for contributing to global sustainable development agenda
23 October, 13:52
Belarus actively contributes to the global sustainable development agenda, UN Resident Coordinator in Belarus Joanna Kazana-Wisniowiecki told the media on the sidelines of the national consultations on the priorities of the United Nations Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework (UNSDCF) for Belarus for 2021-2025.
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