Vetka Regional Executive Committee
New buildings at Batrakova Street in the town of Vetka
The Church of the Transfiguration in the town of Vetka
The Stavok recreation center
The Shklyarov Museum of Old Belief and Belarusian Traditions in Vetka
Map of Vetka Region
Ministry: Situation at unsanctioned mass events in Belarus under control
The police keeps the situation at unsanctioned mass events in Minsk and regional centers under control, official representative of the Internal Affairs Ministry Olga Chemodanova told BelTA. "Unsanctioned mass events are on in the regional centers and in the city of Minsk. The police keeps the situation under control," Olga Chemodanova said. Some participants of the unsanctioned events have been detained. "There is no aggregated information as of yet. The police keeps the situation in...
Religious tolerance in Belarus praised
Today's Belarus is one of the few European countries where one can genuinely feel religious tolerance and harmony in the full sense of the word. Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Turkey to Belarus Mustafa Ozcan made the statement as he visited Ivye, one of the first settlements of the Tatar community in Belarus, representatives of the diplomatic mission told BelTA. The town was established about six centuries ago. The diplomat and his spouse came to attend celebrations of...
Lukashenko names key task for authorities
The key task for the authorities is to prevent the current difficulties caused by various circumstances from affecting people, Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he hosted a meeting on 23 July to discuss the country’s economic performance and development, BelTA has learned. According to the head of state, the most important issues on which people's everyday life should be addressed in the first place. “The election campaign will be over, the political processes will slow...
Belarus-Russia Union State institutes new award in science
The Union State is planning to present awards in science and technology every two years, State Secretary of the Union State of Belarus and Russia Grigory Rapota said during a press conference, BelTA has learned. According to Grigory Rapota, there are already awards in literature and art. They are awarded to representatives of the two countries at the Slavianski Bazaar. “Now we have developed the regulations on the new award in science and technology. It will be presented every two years...
71 new resident companies added to Belarus’ Hi-Tech Park
The Supervisory Board of the Hi-Tech Park has decided in favor of registration of 71 companies as the park’s residents, BelTA has learned. The new resident companies specialize in healthcare, logistics, financial technologies, digital commerce, consulting, gaming, and software development for agribusiness. WiseAI Company has developed a mobile app and a web app Skinive for diagnosing various skin diseases. OOO HealthMay has come up with a telemedicine solution. The company intends to...
Belarusian agriculture expected to achieve ambitious goals
The agribusiness will have to accomplish large-scale tasks concerning modernization and export expansion. Belarusian Agriculture and Food Minister Ivan Krupko made the statement during a ceremony held to award Minsk Oblast’s top-performing agricultural enterprises for last year’s accomplishments, the ministry’s press service told BelTA. According to the source, Minsk Oblast is traditionally one of the key agrarian regions of Belarus. Its agribusiness develops steadily year after...
Lukashenko wants more vigorous cooperation between Belarus, Croatia
Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko has congratulated Croatian President Zoran Milanovic on the country’s national holiday - Croatian Statehood Day, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian leader. “The history of constructive cooperation between our countries is many decades long. Numerous personal contacts, economic and regional ties and active cooperation within the framework of international organizations attest to good prospects of Belarus-Croatia relations,”...
Lukashenko: Performance of banks should be evaluated from consumer’s point of view
It is necessary to evaluate how banks work with consumers just the way the satisfaction of people with housing and utilities services or healthcare services is evaluated. Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko made the statement during the government conference held on 19 June to discuss how the banking system can support the real sector of the economy, BelTA has learned. The president said he was confident that the banking system needs to be evaluated from the point of view of...
Over 100 Belarusian agribusiness enterprises still face import restrictions in Russia
Restrictions on shipping products to Russia are still in effect for over 100 Belarusian agribusiness enterprises, BelTA learned from Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Russia Vladimir Semashko during the online conference held on 10 June to discuss prospects of advancement of Belarus-Russia relations. According to the ambassador, as of today as many as 43 Belarusian meat-packing plants, 41 dairy plants, 12 poultry-processing plants, eight fish-processing plants, and...
Belarus looks forward to constructive dialogue with Russia on gas supply issues
Belarus’ Energy Ministry hopes for a constructive dialogue with Russia on cooperation in the gas sector, BelTA learned from the press service of the Energy Ministry. "The Energy Ministry continues to work with the Russian Ministry of Energy and Gazprom. In early June, Belarus’ Energy Ministry sent a letter to Gazprom CEO Alexey Miller outlining the key issues on the bilateral agenda and proposals for their discussion, in particular on the gas supply terms in 2020 and gas pricing as...