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
Belarus’ Gomselmash exports up 59% in January-April
The Belarusian manufacturer of agricultural machines Gomselmash posted a 59% year-on-year growth in its exports in January-April 2020, BelTA learned from the company. “Despite the negative impact of the COVID-19 pandemic, the company secured a 59% increase in its exports in January-April 2020,” the company said. The major export destinations were Russia, Kazakhstan, the CIS and non-CIS states. The production plan for May-July includes 300 more self-driving energy-saturated...
Mozyr sewing factory Nadex switches to producing protective masks
The Mozyr sewing factory Nadex has temporarily switched to producing protective masks only, BelTA learned from the company. The factory produces 4- and 5-layer gauze masks and non-woven disposable non-sterile polypropylene masks. “Today, all enterprises of the light industry are facing the challenge of meeting the needs in protective masks of both medical personnel and all Belarusian citizens,” the factory said. The daily plan is up to 50,000 face masks. The customer is...
COVID-19 cases in Belarus concentrated in Minsk, Vitebsk, Minsk Oblast
The largest number of people infected with COVID-19 has been registered in Minsk, Vitebsk, and Minsk Oblast, BelTA learned from Belarusian Healthcare Minister Vladimir Karanik on 9 April. The official said: “The city of Minsk is where the largest number of infected people are. It is understandable that Minsk is a transport hub and boasts the highest population density. Minsk is followed by Vitebsk. People over there travel rather actively, too, including across the eastern border. A...
Investments in Gomel Oblast economy 16% up in 2019
More than Br4 billion was invested in the development of Gomel Oblast’s economy in 2019, 16% up from 2018, BelTA learned from Gomel Oblast Governor Gennady Solovei at a session of the Gomel Oblast Council of Deputies. The session was held to review the performance of the oblast administration in 2019. The southeast region of the country is home to over 300 companies with foreign capital from 32 countries. In 2019 foreign direct investments exceeded $196 million, including $77 million as...
War memorial in Belarusian Ola to perpetuate memory of burned villages
The memory of all villages of Gomel Oblast, which the Nazis destroyed during the Great Patriotic War, will be perpetuated in the memorial complex in the village of Ola in Svetlogorsk District. A regional cleanup day to raise funds for the memorial will be held on 22 February, Denis Ezersky, the head of the general directorate of ideology, culture and youth affairs at the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee, told reporters, BelTA has learned. The creative team of the Gomelgrazhdanproekt...