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Belarus' University of Civil Protection, International Center for Chemical Safety sign MoU
12 September, 15:58
A memorandum of understanding was signed by the University of Civil Protection at the Emergencies Ministry of Belarus and the International Center for Chemical Safety and Security (ICCSS) from Poland.
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Minsk to host civil engineering expo Budpragres 2019 on 24-27 September
12 September, 15:01
The Indoor Football Arena and the nearby outdoor area will be used to showcase new construction products, new technologies and equipment. Over 150 leading construction companies from Belarus, Poland, China, Lithuania, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, and other countries will present their new products.
Belarusian, Russian foreign ministries discuss cooperation in cultural, humanitarian affairs
11 September, 19:23
The sides discussed progress in fulfilling the common action plan on counteracting the falsification of historical facts, including the organization of joint events timed to the 75th anniversary of Belarus' liberation from the Nazi, the 80th anniversary of the beginning of World War Two.
Plans for UNDP project to study effect of climate change on health of elderly Belarusians
11 September, 19:06
The specialist said: “Later on we intend to expand the list of topics concerning the active ageing strategy. Particularly in the sphere of increasing economic activity and training elderly people, promoting and popularizing volunteering among ‘silver age' people."
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Minsk to host international conference on culture and arts on 12-13 September
11 September, 18:41
The international conference “Traditions and Current State of Culture and Arts” will be held at the Center of Studies of Belarusian Culture, Language and Literature at the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus on 12-13 September.
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IRENA to undertake renewables readiness assessment of Belarus
11 September, 18:04
According to IRENA Director General Francesco La Camera, the report will be part of IRENA work program for 2020-2021. It will analyze Belarus' capabilities to scale up the use of renewable energy, taking into account the analysis of conditions and prospects of using other energy resources.
Yekaterina Kopytkova receives her award
Winners of Belarusian-Russian young writers contest awarded
11 September, 17:51
During the award ceremony Belarusian Information Minister Aleksandr Karlyukevich said: “This project has become an art phenomenon of many years in the literary and cultural life of the Union State of Belarus and Russia. New names and authors have been revealed thanks to the project."
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Chinese-made electric cars complete record-breaking intercontinental trip
11 September, 17:40
Chinese automaker Aiways received a Guinness World Records title as two of its cars successfully completed the longest journey ever done by an electric vehicle prototype.
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Belarus, Russia to make observation flight over Poland
11 September, 17:07
On 12 September, a representative of the Armed Forces of Belarus will participate in an observation flight over Poland as a member of a Russian inspection team. The flight will be conducted under the Open Skies Treaty.
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CIS Interstate Council on Industrial Safety to convene in Saint Petersburg
11 September, 16:29
The draft agenda of the meeting includes 15 items. The council will evaluate the results of the work in 2018-2019 and discuss amendments to legislations of the CIS member states on industrial safety at hazardous industrial facilities, focusing on pipeline transport facilities.
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