Russia has halted deliveries of crude to the two Belarusian oil refineries, a representative of the Belarusian State Petrochemical Industry Concern (Belnaftachim) told BelaPAN.
Aliaksandr Lukašenka criticized on Thursday Russia for stepping up controls along the shared border, which he said inconveniences travelers and delays the transportation of goods.
A one-year ban on overnight alcohol sales in Minsk was abolished on the order of Alyaksandr Lukashenka on October 2, one day after it was introduced.
The Council of Ministers and the National Bank of Belarus have adopted a fresh program to keep inflation in check.
Last year saw the lowest inflation rate in the history of sovereign Belarus at 4.6 percent, according to the National Statistical Committee (Belstat).
Alyaksandr Lukashenka noted progress in the expansion of Belarusian-Georgian cooperation while he was meeting with Georgian Vice Prime Minister/Foreign Minister Mikheil Janelidze in Minsk on September 4.
It is necessary to improve the educational system in Belarus, and not to break it, Alyaksandr Lukashenka said Thursday, speaking at a national conference of educators in Minsk.
Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday suggested requiring the Belarusian oil refineries to supply petroleum products to customers abroad through Russian seaports.
Belarus has fully settled its gas debt, a spokesman for Russia's gas supply monopolist Gazprom told BelaPAN on Thursday.
Alyaksandr Lukashenka said that he supported the European Union while he was meeting with Belgian Deputy Prime Minister/Foreign Minister Didier Reynders in Minsk on March 15.
Belarus and Russia continue their talks on gas supply as differences remain, Arkady Dvorkovich, Russia's deputy prime minister, told reporters on the sidelines of an investment forum in Sochi on February 27.
Belarus and Russia may sign a new gas deal next week, Deputy Prime Minister Uladzimir Syamashka told reporters in Minsk on Thursday.
Russia`s food safety watchdog has postponed its delegation’s visit to Belarus over fears of provocation.
Average real (inflation-adjusted) monthly pay in Belarus decreased by four percent in 2016, reported the National Statistical Committee (Belstat).
Air pollution was more than double the safe limit in a windless Minsk on Tuesday, as roaring wood stoves around the Belarusian capital added to higher levels of particulate matter in the air.
Alyaksandr Lukashenka on December 29 relieved Vasil Zharko of his position as health minister and appointed him to serve as deputy prime minister in charge of the social sector.
Belarus has notified Russia’s oil pipeline monopoly Transneft of its plans to raise the fees for the pipeline transportation of Russian crude oil through the country's territory by 20.5 percent on January 1, 2017, according to media reports.
Alyaksandr Lukashenka has denounced Russia's decision to reduce its oil exports to Belarus amid a fresh gas price dispute between the two countries.
Russia's Nuclear Energy State Corporation (Rosatom) is ready to replace an accident-hit reactor pressure vessel for the Belarusian Nuclear Power Plant with a new one if such a request is made, Aleksandr Lokshin, first deputy chairman of Rosatom, said in a statement posted on its website o
The Council of Ministers of Belarus has issued a directive imposing an indefinite moratorium on raising consumer prices in the country.
Experts have criticized the government's move to introduce a 30-percent tax on purchases of foreign currency by individuals and legal entities.
This decision was made as a result of extensive efforts to monitor the quality of Belarusian food.
Russia’s decision to allow Belarus to keep revenues from export duties on petroleum products is its payment for the ratification of a treaty on the formation of the Eurasian Economic Union....
Rosselkhoznadzor claimed that Polish products were found to have been infested with larvae of pests such as the western flower thrip.
Ukraine has imposed \"special\" import duties on milk and dairy products, confectionery and beer from Belarus...