16 gold, 9 silver and 13 bronze medals were won by the team of Minsk at the championship of professional skills WorldSkills Belarus.
By Victoria Potonia: For a second year now, a completely unusual complex for Belarus is being built near the Lesnaya River, close to the central entrance to the Belovezhskaya Pushcha National Park.
The head of state instructed to introduce responsibility for the use of prohibited drugs in sports. This is stated in the decree, which was signed today.
President Alexander Lukashenko signed an order that stipulates funds will be allocated for rest and recovery of 300 children from Syria.
The winners of Worldskills Belarus contest have been announced in Minsk. They are young specialists in 37 professions. More than 300 people fought for the gold.
It is noteworthy that famous tennis player Max Mirny took part in its creation. The water composition represents goddesses of victory, justice, beauty and competition.
They are young specialists in 37 professions. More than 300 people fought for the gold. The winners received gifts, as well as the right to represent our country at the international championship in Kazan.
More than 300 Belarusians showed their skills and abilities at the Worldskills Championship in Belarus. They represented 37 professions, including cooks, programmers and builders.
By Nadezhda Serbinenko: The prospects of a joint project on remote sensing of the earth were discussed in Minsk today. A delegation of the Chinese Academy of Sciences is paying an official visit to Belarus these days.
Security issues, not only global, but also regional ones, have been voiced today in Brest, which hosts a visiting session of the CSTO Parliamentary Assembly Standing Committee.
The team of the main media holding of the country is updating. Today a new deputy chairman was introduced to the staff of Belteleradiocompany.
Preparations for the fifth Forum of the regions of Belarus and Russia have reached the home stretch. A joint meeting of the organizing committees of the two countries will be held in Mogilev in June or July.
Gennady Palchik was appointed principal of the Academy of Management. According to Natalia Kochanova, the work of this educational institution is always under the close supervision of all heads of government bodies and primarily the Head of State.
The Festival-Contest of Gesture Songs Constellation has finished in Minsk. More than 80 performers from eight countries including Italy, Kazakhstan, Russia, gathered at the international forum.
More than 300 people are competing in 37 disciplines. The winners of the finals of the Republican contest will represent our country at the international tournament.
The leading university of Belarus – the Belarusian State University – has been recognized as the best in the competition of the Research Councils UK.
The contest starts in the capital today. A separate tournament is held among schoolchildren. Within two days the students will compete in ten nominations - from robotics and neurotechnologies to clothing design and multimedia journalism.
The project has already collected 32 young talents from 27 regions affected by Chernobyl tragedy. Over the years, the festival has become international.
The opening ceremony of the competition of professional skills will be held in Minsk today. The main days of the competition will be May 22 and 23.
Due to special atmosphere and high amount of guests this street was called a Broadway of Minsk. But this week loud music was banned on the street after 23.
Today, the ark with the right hand of the reverend-martyr Princess Elizabeth was delivered in Minsk fr om New York. The aristocrat and representative of the Romanov family dedicated her life to charity and the creation of the first social services.
For the first time in history, the Olympic Museum opened its doors for visitors at the National Olympic Committee. About 140 people had a chance to see for their own eyes the Olympic wreath of the champion Yulia Nesterenko, the uniform of Daria Domracheva, and the oar of the first Olympic champion of Belarus Sergei Makarenko.
Today, the ark with the right hand of the reverend-martyr Princess Elizabeth will be delivered in Minsk fr om New York
By Darya Tarasova: For the first time in the CIS, the National Historical Museum presents an exhibition of counterfeit money.