Sovetskaya Belorussiya celebrates 90th anniversary

Sovetskaya Belorussiya celebrates 90th anniversary

90 years in the press. The newspaper Sovetskaya Belorussiya celebrates the anniversary of the first issue.

Today it is one of the most authoritative publications in the country, trusted by thousands of Belarusians. President Alexander Lukashenko congratulated the editorial staff on the remarkable date. Sovetskaya Belorussiya remains a kind and competent interlocutor for readers, stressed the head of state.

The newspaper does not lose its relevance even in the era of the Internet and television.

It dynamically develops, remaining always interesting for people of different generations. The main events of the country's socio-political and social life are reflected in the pages of the newspaper. Both famous politicians and ordinary Belarusians become central figures in the newspaper's reports.

Pavel Yakubovich, editor in chief of SB - Belarus Today newspaper:
There is an indicator called retail sales. And this is for very active people. Here the figures are quite satisfactory, because the retail volumes are very big - both in Minsk and in the rest of the country. Journalists can show everything they are capable of in our newspaper, in our holding company. If they want it and aspire to this.

Sovetskaya Belorussiya issued its first newspaper back in 1927.

Its initial name was Worker, which was changed 10 years later. Then the newspaper was renamed Sovetskaya Belorussiya. Eventually in 2000 the newspaper issthe first color issue.