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 views green economy as strategic vector
MINSK (BelTA) – Belarus views green economy and low-carbon sustainable development as a strategic vector. Belarusian Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Minister Andrei Khudyk made the statement during the 24th conference of the parties to the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change, BelTA has learned. Andrei Khudyk drew attention to the implementation of the mechanisms of global response to the threat of climate change by the Paris Agreement signatories and the adoption of...
Euronews to show videos about Belarus' tourism potential
MINSK (BelTA) – The Belarusian Sports and Tourism Ministry and the TV channel Euronews have prepared videos about Belarus' tourism potential, BelTA has learned. The relevant contract was signed by Belarusian Sports and Tourism Minister Sergei Kovalchuk and Euronews International Sales Director Kjell Stein in Minsk on 20 November. The contract provides for broadcasting five videos about the country's tourism potential. The videos have been created upon orders of the National Tourism Agency...
Belarusian universities may take part in University of Bologna projects
Belarusian universities will have a chance to participate in R&D projects of the University of Bologna. The matter was discussed at a meeting between Belarus’ Ambassador to Italy Alexander Guryanov and University of Bologna Rector Francesco Ubertini, BelTA learned from the Belarusian diplomatic mission. The ambassador and the rector of the oldest and one of the leading universities in Europe reached an agreement to expand inter-university cooperation, hold meetings at the level of...
Minsk to host Prodexpo 2018 on 23-26 October
MINSK (BelTA) – The 24th edition of the international food industry expo PRODEXPO 2018 will be held at the Belexpo national exhibition center from 23 to 26 October, BelTA learned from the organizers. The participants of the business meetings will generalize the international experience of manufacture and promotion of food products. Workshops will be held to discuss the interaction with partners and exports to Southeast Asian countries, the safety and protection of the Belarusian brands...
Plans to set up WTO affairs center in Belarus by 2020
VITEBSK(BelTA) – A national center on World Trade Organization affairs will be set up in Belarus by 2020, BelTA learned from Maksim Gubsky, supervisor of the UNDP project on assisting the Belarusian government with joining the WTO by enhancing the national institutional capacity and expertise. The WTO affairs center will perform consulting functions, including the analysis of economic consequences of joining the WTO. It will work out recommendations on improving the national laws and will...
Minsk Dinamo Stadium assigned UEFA Category 4
MINSK (BelTA) - Dinamo Stadium in Minsk has been assigned UEFA Category 4, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Football Federation. The Belarusian Football Federation has received notification on the assignment of the maximum category to Dinamo Stadium in accordance with the UEFA Stadium Infrastructure Regulations. This will enable the stadium to host matches of the Nations League, qualifiers of the world and European championships involving national teams and also group...
Belarus to host European Bird Watching Days on 6-7 October
MINSK(BelTA) – The European Bird Watching Days, EuroBirdwatch 2018, will be held in Belarus on 6-7 October, BelTA learned from the Belarusian bird conservation organization Akhova Ptushak Batskaushchyny. Millions of birds are now leaving Europe for the winter. The goal of EuroBirdwatch is to get local residents familiar with migrating birds, their nesting needs, problems they encounter along flyways and within wintering areas in the Mediterranean and Africa. To make part of the...
Belarus to launch 24/7 call center for tourists at 2nd European Games
MINSK(BelTA) – A 24/7 call center for tourists will operate during the 2nd European Games in Belarus in 2019, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Sport and Tourism Ministry. Special tourist packages will include tickets to sport competitions, accommodation in hotels, hostels and farmsteads, an excursion program, souvenirs and gifts, and also a public transport travel document. Volunteers are invited to help tourists orient in the city's streets and cultural sites, and...
Yakub Kolas sculpture unveiled in Tianjin Foreign Studies University
(BelTA) – A portrait sculpture of Belarusian national poet Yakub Kolas was unveiled in Tianjin Foreign Studies University on 18 September, the Belarusian Embassy in China told BelTA. During the opening ceremony Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to China Kirill Rudy noted that Belarusian national poet Yakub Kolas is a symbol of patriotism and courage of the Belarusian people. The poet always felt his great personal responsibility for the country's destiny, its...