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 sends greetings to agricultural workers on professional holiday
Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko sent a message of greetings to agricultural workers to congratulates them on the professional holiday - Agriculture and Processing Industry Workers' Day, BelTA learned from the Belarusian leader's press service. The head of state noted that farmers work in one of the most important sectors of the national economy, providing the country's food security and ensuring good positions in the international market: currently Belarus is among the world's top...
Early voting for Belarus parliamentary elections starts on 12 November
Early voting to choose members of the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of the seventh convocation commenced in Belarus on 12 November, BelTA has learned. In line with the election plan, early voting will run through 16 November. Belarusians will be able to cast their votes from 10:00 till 14:00 and from 16:00 till 19:00. Some 5,831 polling stations were set up in Belarus. Early voting will not be administered at polling stations set up at sanatoriums, health resorts,...
Belarus to extend toll road network on 1 December
On 1 December 2019, a new section will be added to the toll road network in Belarus as the government implements a long-term program to extend the network of toll roads, BelTA learned from the website of the BelToll electronic toll collection system in Belarus, BelTA has learned. "The new stage of the effort to extend the toll road network implies incorporating an additional 62km of the M6/E 28 Highway Minsk-Grodno-border with the Republic of Poland (Bruzgi) (from 134th to 196th km),"...
New focus in UNSDCF for Belarus for 2021-2025
In the United Nations Sustainable Development Cooperation Framework (UNSDCF) for Belarus for 2021-2025 the focus will be placed on cooperation instead of support, UN Resident Coordinator in Belarus Joanna Kazana-Wisniowiecki said in an interview to the Nedelya TV show aired on the STV on 27 October, BelTA has learned. "The Sustainable Development Goals will be the basis for our cooperation. What will differentiate the new program is the emphasis on cooperation instead of support, which...
Belarusian State University team victorious at IT Planet competition
A team of students of the Belarusian State University has won various awards during the 12th international information technology competition IT Planet 2018/2019. The team has been named Belarus' best, the university's press service told BelTA. Thanks to good scores at all stages of the competition the BSU team has been named Belarus' champion among 25 Belarusian teams. Similar titles were bestowed upon participants from Russia, Ukraine, Armenia, and Kazakhstan. Yevgeny Bondarenko, a...
Belavia announces flash sale flights to all destinations
The Belavia national air carrier has offered flight deals to all its destinations, BelTA learned from the company. The sale kicked off on the company's website www.belavia.by at 8.30 on 16 October and will be over at 8.30 on 17 October. The flights will start from €20 plus taxes and charges for return tickets and €15 plus taxes and charges for one-way tickets. The travel period is from 1 November to 10 December 2019 and from 15 January to 29 February 2020. Those who purchase...
Registration of candidates to Council of Republic starts in Belarus
Registration of candidates to the Council of the Republic of the National Assembly of the seventh convocation will be running in Belarus from 9 to 13 October, BelTA has learned. Candidates to the upper chamber of the parliament were nominated by the presidiums of base-level local councils of deputies and the corresponding executive committees in all the Belarusian oblasts, and by the presidium of the Minsk City Council and the Minsk City Hall in the Belarusian capital. Voting on the...
Nomination of candidates to Belarus' House of Representatives almost over
The nomination of candidates to the House of Representatives of the National Assembly of Belarus of the seventh convocation will be over on 7 October, BelTA has learned. Eligible voters who are 21 years old by election day, have no criminal record and have permanent residence in Belarus may stand for election. A candidate may be nominated through the collection of signatures, by a political party or a labor collective. The legislation provides for any combination of these means. As of 4...
Population census kicks off in Belarus on 4 October
A population census started in Belarus on 4 October. People can fill out a questionnaire at census stations; data will also be collected during face-to-face interviews at people's homes. A novel feature of the census this year is a possibility to respond online, BelTA learned from the National Statistics Committee. The website of the National Statistics Committee provides detailed information on all the census options. Internet users might find it most convenient to fill in a...
Our Children charity campaign due in Belarus on 9 December-10 January
In line with Council of Ministers' Resolution No.652 as of 24 September 2019, Our Children charity campaign will be held in Belarus from 9 December 2019 to 10 January 2020, BelTA learned from the National Legal Internet Portal. During the campaign, heads of government agencies, including local executive officials, will visit orphanages and foster homes, families who raise children with disabilities, rehabilitation centers and facilities for children with special needs, as well as...