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Belarus to host IAEA nuclear infrastructure mission in Q1 2020
17 September, 12:04
“In the first quarter of next year, Belarus will host an IAEA an integrated nuclear infrastructure review mission to assess the third phase of its nuclear power program,” Mikhail Mikhadyuk noted.
Belarusian MPs plan to adopt 2020 budget in October
17 September, 11:48
The draft will be presented to the House of Representatives in the near future. We will thoroughly consider it, especially budget revenue, budget expenditure and revenue sources, in order to adopt the state budget for 2020 at this session in October, said Vladimir Andreichenko.
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Parliament hopes for Belarus' PACE special guest status restoration
17 September, 11:05
In January 1997, Belarus lost its special guest status at the PACE. Its absence, however, does not hinder the country to develop cooperation with this international organization, Speaker of the House of Representatives Vladimir Andreichenko said.
Nuclear power to ensure Poland's energy security
16 September, 19:36
Piotr Naimski reminded that the Polish government intends to transform the country's energy industry. The relevant roadmap for the period till 2040 was published last year. The main goal of the transformation is to ensure energy security, reduce negative impact of the energy industry on the environment.
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Offensive repulsed during Belarusian-Russian army exercise Union Shield 2019
16 September, 19:16
According to the source, supported by artillery fire, tactical air defense units, and Air Force units, the brigade repulsed an offensive launched by the main ground forces of the enemy and destroyed a number of enemy personnel and armored vehicles.
Belarus to stop importing ozone-depleting substances as from 2020
16 September, 18:46
- Belarus plans to stop importing ozone-depleting substances as from 2020, Natalya Klimenko, a consultant of the department for regulation of impacts on the air and ozone layer at the Ministry of Natural Resources and Environment Protection, said in a press conference in Minsk.
Wargaming Fest: Tanker Day gathers 250,000 guests from 28 countries in Minsk
16 September, 18:04
The Wargaming Fest chief organizer Maksim Grachev said: “Judging from the feedback and by the number of participants and visitors, the festival was a success: we gave people a genuine celebration and confirmed our status of Europe's largest festival of interactive entertainment.”
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Yuri Bashmet festival in Minsk to feature Leticia Moreno, Weinberg tribute concert
16 September, 16:54
Renowned violinist Leticia Moreno and East-West Chamber Orchestra, a holographic show, and a presentation of a record to celebrate the 100th anniversary of Mieczyslaw Weinberg will be in the lineup of the concert Visualization. Music and History on 9 October.
China's first test base for unmanned ships to be operational
16 September, 16:29
China has built the first test base for unmanned ships, which will be operational at the end of this year, according to the Science and Technology Daily Monday.
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First stage of Belarusian-Russian army exercise Union Shield 2019 over
16 September, 15:55
The army units rather confidently took steps to find, blockade, and eliminate militants and sabotage and reconnaissance parties in addition to stabilizing the situation in the assigned responsibility areas. A lot of live ammunition was fired, mostly at night.
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