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
New bridge over Sozh River in Gomel District open to traffic
A new bridge over the Sozh River in Gomel District was opened to traffic on 31 October. The bridge is part of the M8/E95 motorway that connects Yezerishche at the Belarusian-Russian border and the border checkpoint Novaya Guta at the Belarusian-Ukrainian border via Vitebsk and Gomel, BelTA has learned. Prime Minister of Belarus Sergei Rumas, Gomel Oblast Governor Gennady Solovei, Aide to the President, Inspector for Gomel Oblast Yuri Shuleiko, and Transport and Communications Minister...
Gomel to host international conference on World War II
The military transport department of the Belarusian State University of Transport, based in Gomel, will host the international historical conference "World War II 1939-1945. View of Contemporaries" on 24-25 October, BelTA has learned. The conference will focus on the 80th anniversary of the outbreak of the Second World War. The forum will bring together representatives of institutions of higher learning, vocational and general secondary education of Belarus and Russia, government bodies,...
Belarus' programmer claims sixth title at Google Code Jam
Gomel-born post-graduate student of the Saint Petersburg National Research University of Information Technologies, Mechanics and Optics Gennady Korotkevich has won the Code Jam World Finals, Google's global coding competition, in San Francisco, BelTA learned from the website of the university. It was his sixth championship title at this prestigious event. According to the university, no one has ever managed to beat this record. Code Jam has been held since 2003. Every year it calls on...