Updated at 19:22,26-05-2017

Society

110 tons of beer and 358 prostitutes - 2014 World IIHF Championship in numbers

The 2014 IIHF World Championship in Minsk was a big success with non-stop parties and relaxed atmosphere. Unusually polite police officers eagerly helped merry foreign fans who came to Belarus during the five-day visa-free regime. It would be no Read more...

Economy

Belarus ranked No18 among world's arms exporters

Belarus is No 18 in the world's arms exports ranking, State Military Industrial Committee Siarhei Huruliou said on ONT TV channel's Sunday evening show Kontry. “We occupy 18th place. We are a small country but we are in Top 25 among over 100 Read more...

Politics

Makei comments on visa facilitation talks with EU

Belarus and the European Union continue talks over visa facilitation and readmission. Technical details are being discussed now, Foreign Minister Uladzimir Makei told journalists on May 19. Read more...

Foreign media

Belarus protest draws 400 despite main organizer's arrest

An opposition protest in Belarus' capital drew about 400 people on Monday even though the event was officially banned and its main organizer was arrested over the weekend. Read more...