Belarusian authorities are preparing for social discontent to grow

On April 20th, the president signed amendments to the law on extremism. Most experts believe that the fight against ‘extremism’...

Belarusian state is using economic constraints to control information space

The Belarusian authorities have preserved a high control in the country’s information space, but mainly in print and conventional electronic media....

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Belarusian Parliamentary elections to be more transparent for international observers, but not for opposition

The Belarusian authorities are willing to demonstrate greater openness and transparency in the parliamentary elections to the international observers. The authorities...

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Surikov: We are grateful to Lukashenko for decision to pay first visit after election to Russia

The Russian side is grateful to Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko for his decision to go to Russia as the visit after the presidential election, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Russia to Belarus Alexander Surikov said in an interview with the STV channel, BelTA has learned. “We are grateful for this...

Problems remain for independent journalism in Belarus

Despite raised hopes, a full turn toward Europe seems unlikely. Do recent events indicate that Belarus could fully turn...

The Way They Do Reforms In Belarus: Actions, Framework, And Foreign Partners

Before the elections, many publications dealt with the subject of reform in Belarus. The analysis revolved around the...

Lukashenka plans to meet Ilham Aliyev

So, his official website reports that Lukashenko will pay an official visit to Russia on 25-26 November. In...

Lukashenka meets Serbian president Nikolic

There are no problems in Belarus-Serbia relations, which are not getting resolved. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko made the...

Belarusian state to continue to support loss-making industries

The state will increase its share in the authorized funds of 97 enterprises in the amount of the state support provided in 2015 (BYR 1.9 trillion). Funds have been allocated to subsidize interest rates on previously issued...

Belarusian state has shortage of progressive government decision-makers

Deputy Prime Minister of Belarus, Anatoly Kalinin has made an unintelligible commentary for the ONT TV channel during the TIBO-2016 (International Forum on Telecommunications, Information and Banking Technologies) exhibition. The ridiculous interview of the high-ranking Belarusian official...

Future of Belarusian defence industry largely depends on successes in Asia

Asian market is the priority for the Belarusian defence policy. This priority was identified long before the beginning of the current regional security crisis. It is based on a rational assumption: Asia has the money and Belarus...
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