Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko is holding a meeting on 25 January to discuss the preparedness for the introduction of diametric documents in Belarus, BelTA informs.
Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko extended Diplomats Day greetings to workers and veterans of the diplomatic service, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
Punishment for tax evasion should be the harshest, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he hosted a meeting with the Council of Ministers on 21 January, BelTA has learned.
“The overriding task for us all is to harden our stance against tax evasion. We need to model our laws on those applied in the United States. Let's follow in their footsteps. No one will criticize us for that as we we will follow the example of the bastion of democracy. They have tough tax regulation and punish harshly for non-payment of taxes. In our country we have entire sectors in shadows, and we seem to be ok with that,” the president said.
Aleksandr Lukashenko also spoke about salaries in envelopes. Such violations should also be punished seriously, he stressed.
"This is subject to immediate action,” the head of state said.
On 20 January Belarus-China diplomatic relations marked their 29th anniversary.
There are plans to increase the share of electric vehicles in Belarus' public transportation up to 30% by 2025.
Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko heard out a report of Defense Minister Viktor Khrenin on 18 January, BelTA has learned.
Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko sent greetings to Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, the Emir of the State of Qatar, as the countries celebrate the 25th anniversary of the establishment of diplomatic relations, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader.
Ambassador of Belarus to Egypt Sergei Terentiev met with Egypt's Minister of Communications and Information Technology Amr Talaat, BelTA learned from the Belarusian Embassy in Egypt.
Belarus' Ambassador to the People's Republic of China Yuri Senko met with Chinese Vice Minister of Foreign Affairs Le Yucheng on 13 January, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Belarus' Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs Sergei Aleinik met with Ambassador of the People's Republic of China to Belarus Xie Xiaoyong on 12 January, BelTA learned from the press service of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
The republican patriotic labor project "Winter Route" will take place for the first time on January 24-29 in Vitebsk Oblast.
On the eve of the VI All-Belarusian People's Assembly, in the working schedule of the chairman of the oblast Council of Deputies Vladimir Terentyev, who was elected a delegate from Vitebsk, a lot of time is allocated for meetings in personnel of enterprises and organizations.
In the meteoclimatic conditions of Belarus, most cases of cold injuries occur in January and February, BELTA learned from the press service of the Ministry of Health.
In Vitebsk Oblast, public associations of the Belarusian Republican Youth Union and the BRPO organized more than 100 activities "Miracles for Christmas" during the nationwide New Year's charity project "Our Children", the regional committee of the Youth Union said.
Shares of 32 enterprises of the Vitebsk region are offered for sale in 2021.
Young workers of Vitebsk oblast department of the Ministry of Emergency Situations took the oath in a solemn atmosphere.
One of the main issues of the VI All-Belarusian People's Assembly, which will be held in the capital on February 11-12, will be the social and economic development of the country for 2021-2025.
The certificate for an important purchase was handed over to the school director Natalya Danilova by the delegates of the 6th All-Belarusian People's Assembly - the chairman of the Oblast Council of Deputies Vladimir Terentyev and the head of the main education department of the Oblast Executive Committee Dmitry Khoma.
In Vitebsk Oblast, it will take about three weeks to eliminate all the consequences of bad weather.
Vitebsk Oblast occupies one of the leading positions in the republic in terms of the availability of social services, yielding only to Minsk.