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
PM: Belarus, Russia need to build common economic space first
Belarus and Russia need to build a common economic space the first thing in order to develop integration, Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko said in an interview with the International Television and Radio Company Mir, BelTA has learned. According to Roman Golovchenko, the governments of Belarus and Russia have gradually come to an understanding that simple cooperation in economic relations between the countries is not enough, especially under the complex geopolitical situation,...
Lukashenko arrives in Russia on working visit
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko has arrived in Russia on a working visit, BelTA has learned. The Belarusian president will take part in the informal meeting of the CIS heads of state in Saint Petersburg on 28 December. The CIS leaders will review the results of Belarus' chairmanship in the CIS in 2021, share opinions on pending issues, discuss further plans to raise the efficiency of cooperation, social and economic development of the CIS countries. The forthcoming meeting will...
Lukashenko attends New Year Eve's children's charity event in Minsk
Every little Belarusian knows that his country infinitely cares about them and needs them, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said as he spoke at the event as part of the national charity campaign Our Children in Minsk on 27 December, BelTA has learned. "I am very happy to welcome you - beautiful, elegant and, most importantly, smiling - to the country's main New Year Eve's party in the main hall of the Palace of the Republic. We have been holding this event for more than a...
Golovchenko honors distinguished Belarusians
Belarusian Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko has presented state awards to more than 50 Belarusians representing various fields of expertise. The ceremony took place at the Palace of the Republic on 24 December, BelTA has learned. “Today, in the run-up to the New Year, I am happy to fulfill the president's instruction to celebrate the country's best workers. You are a living example of the role each person can play in strengthening the country, building up its manufacturing, cultural...
Lukashenko: Draft Constitution will be submitted for public discussion in a day or two
The draft Constitution will be put up for public discussion in the coming days, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at a meeting to discuss amendments to the Constitution on 23 December, BelTA has learned. According to the head of state, this is the final meeting of the working group before the publication of the draft Constitution. “We have one or two more days to correct mistakes, arrange everything and submit the current draft Constitution for public discussion,” the...
Lukashenko met with senior officials of Gomel Oblast
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko is holding a meeting with senior officials of Gomel Oblast, BelTA has learned. The head of state arrived in Gomel to introduce the new head of the region Ivan Krupko. On the morning of 22December, the Gomel Oblast Council of Deputies approved Ivan Krupko as chairman of the Gomel Oblast Executive Committee. The head of state announced the upcoming meeting to discuss the situation in the region the day before when appointing the new governor....
Lukashenko makes new appointments
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko appointed a new minister and a new governor on 21 December, BelTA has learned. The Belarusian leader appointed Aleksei Bodanov Minister of Anti-Monopoly Regulation and Trade (MART). Aleksei Bogdanov served as Deputy Agriculture and Food Minister. Ivan Krupko, the former Agriculture and Food Minister, was named Gomel Oblast Governor. The head of state appointed Sergei Shlychkov Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technology.
Lukashenko discusses proposals to restructure MFA
Proposals to revise the structure and number of personnel of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and its missions abroad had been submitted to Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko. They were discussed during the president's meeting with Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei, Prime Minister Roman Golovchenko and Head of the Belarus President Administration Igor Sergeyenko in Minsk on 20 December, BelTA has learned. "You submitted your proposals a week ago. I studied them carefully....
Lukashenko presents state awards to families of fallen heroes
Pilots Andrei Nichiporchik and Nikita Kukonenko, and KGB officer Dmitry Fedosyuk left us too soon, their lives were cut short in the performance of duty, but they left a mark in the history of Belarus, Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko said at the ceremony to present the highest state awards to the families of the fallen heroes, BelTA has learned. “Your guys, having lived a very short life, have left a brightest mark in the history of our country, our state. Thank you for your...
Lukashenko hosting meeting to discuss response to sanctions
Belarusian President Aleksandr Lukashenko is hosting a meeting to discuss Belarus' response to sanctions, BelTA has learned. The meeting is attended by members of the government, heads of government agencies and organizations, governors, company chiefs. “I have invited you to discuss the state of the economy. At the end of the year Belarus faced unprecedented pressure, and the sanctions are mostly likely to be piling up. We should build a clear understanding of how to act, avoid...