News on 17.10.2013
16:32 EU helping prop up Belarus president Lukashenko 37
Activists such as ex-presidential candidate Andrei Sannikov call for broader sanctions from Brussels targeting 'Europe's last dictator'.
16:30 Baumgertner waits for extradition to Russia 10
Uralkali CEO Vladislav Baumgertner doesn't insist on meeting with representatives of the Russian embassy.
14:40 Lukashenka: European home is bursting at the seams 89
Despite globalization future belongs to sovereign states and individual nations.
13:59 Short-term deposits in foreign currency to be banned?
Belarusian banks will be forbidden to open short-term deposits in foreign currency for their clients.
13:43 Borisovskije Novosti Is an Outsider Again
Five months ago Belposhta included the regional non-state newspaper Borisovskije Novosti into its catalogues, but now they call it a day.
13:39 IMF mission to visit Minsk
An International Monetary Fund (IMF) staff team, led by David Hofman, will stay in Minsk between October 17 and October 28.
13:33 Security guard charged in deadly supermarket attack absconds
A supermarket's security guard charged over a deadly attack on a customer has fled justice.
13:09 Hunger strike at Mozyr oil refinery: Day four 15
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 Russia lifts ban from Belarusian pork 7
Russia has lifted a ban on imported beef produced by several Belarusian enterprises.
7:54 Belarus loses $6bn on export decline 71
Without Russian oil, the country has no money to pay its debts.
7:37 Players of hockey club Shakhtyor declare boycott 62
Belaruskali, the club's general sponsor, has no money to support it.