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
Lukashenko: Belarusian economy keeps growing despite unprecedented pressure
Belarus has recently got under unprecedented external pressure but managed to maintain its economic growth, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a government meeting to discuss the country's social and economic development on 3 December, BelTA has learned. “Traditionally, such meetings are held at the end of the year, with the most important issues concerning the country's social and economic development on the agenda. Naturally, it is most of all of a tactical nature, since...
Lukashenko: Belarus-Russia relations have finally become open and fair
At last the relations between Belarus and Russia are open and fair, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he met with Chairman of the State Duma of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation Vyacheslav Volodin on 2 December, BelTA has learned. “We have known each other for a very long time and we are like-minded people. Yet, this is our first official meeting. This is kind of odd. But I think a good beginning is half the battle. We will catch up if we have missed...
Lukashenko gives interview to MIA Rossiya Segodnya
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko is giving an interview to Dmitry Kiselyov, Director General of the Russian state news agency MIA Rossiya Segodnya, BelTA has learned. MIA Rossiya Segodnya provides radio and online services, runs international multimedia press centers, produces and distributes photo content and infographics, distributes news through social media platforms and produces content for mobile applications. The media group produces about 5,000 news items, radio...
Preparations for amending Belarus' Constitution on home stretch
Preparations for amending the Constitution are on the home stretch, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he spoke at a joint meeting of the Constitutional Commission and the working group on finalizing the new Constitution draft on 25 November, BelTA informs. “I think today we can say that the preparations for amending the Constitution are on the home stretch,” the head of state remarked.
Lukashenko urges to ramp up agricultural export to $7bn
The main strategic goal for agribusiness is to reach $7 billion, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he heard out a report of Vice Premier Aleksandr Subbotin and Agriculture and Food Minister Ivan Krupko on 23 November, BelTA informs. The president remarked that this year the agricultural topic was discussed repeatedly, including in the period of the harvest campaign, and it is still necessary to sum up the results. However, while working on the current issues it is essential...
Lukashenko: The EU shies away from contacts on migrant crisis
Contact persons from the European Union who were supposed to cooperate with Belarus on the refugee crisis do not get in touch, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he received Grodno Oblast Governor Vladimir Karanik and President's Aide – Inspector for Grodno Oblast Yuri Karayev on 22 November, BelTA has learned. “I am waiting for the EU's decision on 2,000 refugees. We have about 2,000 refugees in this camp. I asked them [the European Union and, in particular, Germany]...
Golovchenko, Mishustin review status of Union State programs
Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko held a working meeting with Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin in Yerevan on 18 November, BelTA has learned. "After the presidents of our countries approved the package of Union State programs, we developed a toolkit to monitor their implementation. Almost all action plans to the Union State programs have been signed. However, we do not need to limit ourselves to the Union State programs. It is very important to breathe new life into joint...
Lukashenko urges to defend Belarus, prevent clashes
It is critically important to defend Belarus and its people and to prevent clashes, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he hosted a meeting to discuss the situation at the state border on 16 November, BelTA has learned. “Today we will discuss the situation at the state border of Belarus. It is clear that keeping the border secure is a priority in the face of the increasing refugee flows to Belarus. Not only border guards are on duty along the borders of the neighboring...
Lukashenko holds meeting on most pressing issues
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko outlined the tasks to address the most pressing issues on the current agenda at a meeting with the leadership of the Council of Ministers in Minsk on 11 November, BelTA has learned. The head of state, in particular, set the tasks for the agricultural sector, spoke about the pressing situation with migrants on the border, gave instructions to respond to the Western sanctions against Belarus, spoke about the treatment of coronavirus patients in...
Lukashenko gives interview to Natsionalnaya Oborona Magazine
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko gave an interview to editor-in-chief of the Russian magazine Natsionalnaya Oborona Igor Korotchenko on 9 November, BelTA informs. The conversation lasted for two and a half hours. The interview focused on the results of the recent session of the Supreme State Council of the Union State, the essence and priorities of the development of Belarus-Russia integration. Another topical issue is the migration crisis. Aleksandr Lukashenko spoke about who is...