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
Plans to set up investor services center in China-Belarus industrial park
MINSK (BelTA) – An investor services center will be established in the China-Belarus industrial park Great Stone. The statement was made by the head of the industrial park administration Alexander Yaroshenko during the session of the Exhibitions, Fairs, and Congresses Committee of the Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industry on 22 May, BelTA has learned. Alexander Yaroshenko said: “The office building in the park was commissioned last year. There are plans to set up a center...
About 25.7m trees planted in Belarus during Forest Week
MINSK(BelTA) – About 25.7 million trees were planted in Belarus during the Forest Week campaign on 14-21 April, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Forestry Ministry. Seedlings, mostly pines and birches, were planted on the total area of more than 6,700 hectares. This year the Forest Week campaign was held for the 11th time. Traditionally, representatives of the private sector, public organizations, sports associations, and schools were actively involved...
Program ready for Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk festival
VITEBSK(BelTA) – Details have been unveiled for the Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk festival program, director general of the Vitebsk cultural center, the festival director Alexander Sidorenko told the media on 10 April, BelTA has learned. The program has been published on the official website of the festival. It includes the events to be held at the Vitebsk concert hall, the Yakub Kolas National Academic Drama Theater, the Lyalka puppet theater, the Vitebsk Oblast Philharmonic, and...
Healthcare of Belarus 2018 expo opens in Minsk
MINSK, 27 March (BelTA) – The 25th international exhibition Healthcare of Belarus 2018 kicked off in Minsk on 27 March, BelTA learned from the press service of the Belarusian Healthcare Ministry. The expo features the latest achievements of medical science and healthcare. More than 240 exhibitors from 17 countries will display their products and technologies. Taking part in the exhibition will be world leaders in the medical and pharmaceutical industry, developers of new...
Belarus to encourage exporters to participate in international expos
MINSK(BelTA) - Belarus is developing a decree to encourage exporters to participate in international exhibitions, Evgeny Lazarev, senior adviser of the office for coordination of external economic activities at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, told reporters, BelTA has learned. When asked about the decree, Evgeny Lazarev said that such a document is currently being developed. “This is not a simple document. We need to clearly identify and agree on the criteria when assistance...
More families with three and more children in Belarus due to family capital program
MINSK (BelTA) – The family capital program has proved efficient in stimulating the birth of third and more children in Belarusian families, Belarus' Deputy Labor and Social Security Minister Alexander Rumak said during a call-in session at the Selskaya Gazeta newspaper, BelTA has learned. “The family capital program has become a good stimulus for the birthrate in the country. An estimated 17,300 third and subsequent children were born before the launch of the program. Their...
Statistics reveal average Belarusian woman
MINSK (BelTA) – As of early 2018 there were 5.1 million women in Belarus, or 53.4% of the country's total population. More than 78% of women live in cities and towns, BelTA learned from the National Statistics Committee. The average Belarusian woman was 42.6 years old as of early 2017. Women living in cities are much younger than female rural dwellers (41 and 47.8 years old respectively). Every third female engaged in economic activity had a diploma of higher education,...
Belarusian government considering selling state shares in mobile carrier BeST
MINSK, 27 February (BelTA) – The state is considering the possibility of selling shares in the mobile carrier BeST (life:) trademark). The matter was discussed during the government conference held by Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko on 27 February to discuss development prospects of the Belarusian telecommunication services market, BelTA has learned. Alexander Lukashenko said: “Some of the basic things that affect the speed and scale of informatization are the state and...