The Council considers and solves operational issues concerning the railways: the joint use and technical maintenance of freight cars and containers, the conditions for the carriage of passengers and goods, the train safety of international services, the development of a system of accounting and mutual settlements for work and services performed, ensuring the technological unity of the railways.
Last month, in a speech to the Belarusian parliament, Alexander Lukashenka expressed dissatisfaction with Belarusian airlines. The Operational and Analytical Centre head gives their first ever interview.
More than 100 private farms and a number of state farms in Belarus are involved with blueberry...
Many in Belarus took the recent discovery of new oil fields in the country as a joke: president Alexander Lukashenka had demanded earlier that the government start searching for its own black gold. On 10 April, Alexander Lukashenka met the heads and staff of the largest state-owned Belarusian media.
On 20 March 2018, Metropolitan Pavel (also known as Georgy Ponomarev) – the Metropolitan of Minsk and Zaslaŭje, and Patriarchal Exarch of All Belarus – stated his wish to organize the visit of Patriarch Kirill of Moscow to Minsk. On 18 February President Alexander Lukashenka offered to deploy a 10,000-strong Belarusian contingent as peacekeepers to eastern Ukraine.
This represents a rather large commitment for the Belarusian army comprising in total 46,000 military personnel. On 13 February, President Alyaksandr Lukashenka complained about Russia’s unwillingness to arm the Belarusian army.
Meantime, the weak regional development cast doubt on the sustainability of Belarusian economic...
Vladimir Morozov, the Head of the Belarusian Railway, is to lead the delegation.
On 18 March, the Paralympic Winter Games in Pyeongchang finished with Belarus eighth in the medals table.
While the state invests in its paralympics competitors, the living conditions for other Belarusians with disabilities remain discriminatory.
Grassroots fundraising may be uncommon in Belarus, but a steady trend for the success of such campaigns...
BNR centenary marked by an impressive assembly in Minsk and other cities of Belarus and abroad. The Ostrogorski Centre presents a new analytical paper ‘Reform of legal education in Belarus and the United Kingdom’, written by Yarik Kryvoi and Raman Maroz.