News on 17.10.2013
16:32, Shaun Walker, The Guardian — Politics
Activists such as ex-presidential candidate Andrei Sannikov call for broader sanctions from Brussels targeting 'Europe's last dictator'.
16:30, — Politics
Uralkali CEO Vladislav Baumgertner doesn't insist on meeting with representatives of the Russian embassy.
14:40, — Politics
Despite globalization future belongs to sovereign states and individual nations.
13:59, — Economics
Belarusian banks will be forbidden to open short-term deposits in foreign currency for their clients.
13:43, — society
Five months ago Belposhta included the regional non-state newspaper Borisovskije Novosti into its catalogues, but now they call it a day.
13:39, — Economics
An International Monetary Fund (IMF) staff team, led by David Hofman, will stay in Minsk between October 17 and October 28.
13:33, — crime
A supermarket's security guard charged over a deadly attack on a customer has fled justice.
13:09, — Politics
Leaders of a primary organisation of the Belarusian Independent Trade Union (BITU) at the Mozyr oil refinery have been on hunger strike for the fourth day.
12:46, — society
Russia has lifted a ban on imported beef produced by several Belarusian enterprises.
7:54, — Economics
Without Russian oil, the country has no money to pay its debts.
7:37, — Sport
Belaruskali, the club's general sponsor, has no money to support it.