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Awards in Belarus

05.12.2017

Belarusian entertainment center wins prestigious IAAPA Brass Ring Award
Belarusian entertainment center wins prestigious IAAPA Brass Ring Award The children’s entertainment center “Dinozavria” has been named the best family entertainment center according to the entertainment industry IAAPA Brass Ring Awards. Besides the nomination Top Family Entertainment Center (FEC) of the World the Belarusian center won in, entertainment centers from all over the world competed in such nominations as Food and Beverage Excellence, Games and Merchandise Excellence, Best Game Operation and other.

25.09.2017

BelAZ awards its best employees
BelAZ awards its best employees The export of BelAZ-the largest manufacturer of dumping trucks in the world- has nearly doubled. The year hasn’t finished yet, however, the plant has already reached the figures of the previous year. Before the Day of machine builders, the best workers of the BelAZ pant were awarded in Zhodino. The plant also had an open day, everyone who wished to could see how the plant works.

23.09.2017

President Lukashenko awards Russia’s Sakhalin Region Governor with Order of Honor
President Lukashenko awards Russia’s Sakhalin Region Governor with Order of Honor On September 22, 2017 it became known that by order of President Lukashenko, the governor of Russia’s Sakhalin region has been awarded with the Order of Honor. Oleg Kozhemyako received the award for significant contribution into the development of bilateral cooperation between Belarus and Russia.

21.09.2017

Belarus President awards best soldiers after West-2017 drills
Belarus President awards best officers after West 2017 drills The President of Belarus appreciated the results of the strategic exercise West-2017 (Zapad 2017). The check of the military coherence and power of the Belarus-Russia Union State ended on September 20 at the Borisov training ground. By tradition, the joint teaching takes place every two years, with Belarus and Russia hosting them alternately. In 2017, Belarus was the main theater of action. After the maneuvers, distinguished soldiers and officers received well-deserved awards from the Commander-in-Chief.

10.09.2017

CTV presenter Stepanyuk presented Minsk Citizen of the Year award
CTV presenter Oleg Stepanyuk presented Minsk Citizen of the Year award True professionals and those who make Minsk better were honored in the Bolshoi Theatre on September 9, 2017. Among them is the CTV presenter Oleg Stepanyuk. To be aware of everything going on in the “Big City” is not just his professional duty; it is his vocation as well.
Minsk Citizen of the Year awards ceremony held in Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theater
Minsk Citizen of the Year awards ceremony held in Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theater The best professionals of Minsk have been awarded in the National Academic Bolshoi Opera and Ballet Theater. As many as 13 people have been awarded the honorary prize of “Minsk Citizen of the Year”. Among them are teachers, doctors, scientists, businessmen- all the people, who contribute to the development of Minsk.
Awards for professionalism and hard work presented in Minsk Town Ratusha
Awards for professionalism and hard work presented in Minsk Town Ratusha Those who make the city even more beautiful and cozy were awarded in Minsk’s Town Ratusha. Certificates, flowers and warm congratulations talented people of Minsk received from the Presidential Administration, the Council of Ministers and the National Assembly. A couple of dozen of people – among them are preschool teachers and pedagogues, workers of the social and ideological sectors, artists and workforce.

03.09.2017

Winners of National Literature Award announced in Belarus’ Polotsk
Winners of National Literature Award announced in Belarus’ Polotsk Polotsk is celebrating the Belarusian Written Language Day throughout the entire weekend. Word prevails here on September 3. Belarusian printing was founded 500 years ago. The name of Francysk Skaryna and other educators was mentioned here not once. The winners of the National Literature Award have been announced in Polotsk.

04.07.2017

Belarus President awards best workers
Belarus President awards best workers State awards have been bestowed on the best representatives of various spheres. On July 4, the Belarus President presented orders, medals and signs on conferring high ranks. The solemn ceremony was held in the Palace of Independence. Awards were given to about 40 people, the best representatives of their professions, as well as those who possess and show the most worthy human qualities, for example courage.

28.06.2017

Military personnel honored with state awards leading up to Independence Day in Belarus
Military personnel honored with state awards leading up to Independence Day in Belarus A number of representatives of the army have been awarded state awards leading up to Independence Day of the Republic of Belarus. Their contribution into providing national security and the development of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Belarus. Senior Warrant Officer Evgeny Voronov was awarded the Medal "For Courage". His military service is connected with underwater demining.

25.06.2017

68 new names added on Republican Honor Roll
68 new names added on Republican Honor Roll As many as 68 winners’ names of 2016 competitions were put on the Republican Honor Roll. The decree was signed by President Lukashenko. The best of Minsk and region, towns and town districts and of organizations have been named. The main criteria are high achievements in social and economic development and resource economy.

05.06.2017

Who and for what is awarded in Belarus?
Who and for what is awarded in Belarus? Medals do not only show success in sports. As many as Belarusians were awarded with state awards this week for being brave and for their work. People who save lives during peaceful times are presented with the award “For Saved Life”. Valery Pozhigan, acting head of fire search and rescue post in Domanovichi, Soligorsk district: My colleague called me and said that a house was on fire. Valery says that he does not remember how he ran to help. It was his day off but he reacted quickly.

23.05.2017

Prize winners of Belarus President’s Special Fund for Social Support of Talented Students awarded in Minsk
Prize winners of Belarus President’s Special Fund for Social Support of Talented Students awarded in Minsk Young and successful. Winners and runner-ups of international subject Olympiads, creative competitions and festivals are among the triumphants. Belarus’ talents win dozens of prizes every year. In 2016 Belarusian school students won 70 medals, 16 of which are gold medals for subject Olympiads held abroad.

18.05.2017

Alexander Lukashenko awards Tomislav Nikolic with Order of Friendship of Peoples
Alexander Lukashenko awards Tomislav Nikolic with Order of Friendship of Peoples The condition of Belarus-Serbia relations are being discussed at the Palace of Independence in Minsk on May 18. Alexander Lukashenko is holding a meeting with the President of this Balkan country. Tomislav Nikolic arrived with a working visit in Minsk. The two Presidents will discuss the realization of investment projects and the results of the cooperation of the last few years. Alexander Lukashenko and Tomislav Nikolic will also share opinions on the political agenda of the day and other topical issues.

07.05.2017

Results of Zolotaya Litera-2017 announced
Results of Zolotaya Litera-2017 announced As many as four newspapers were named the best at the same time. These are the results of the print media competition Zolotaya Litera-2017 (Golden Letter-2017). Winners were named in 23 nominations. The competition is traditionally held on the Print Media Day. What is more, this day was celebrated at the Mass Media in Belarus exposition. She is at work even during a celebration.

01.05.2017

State Awards of Belarus given to prominent citizens
State Awards of Belarus given to prominent citizens There are a lot of energetic and talented people in Belarus. Their achievements are not left without attention. Last Friday, the awards found their heroes. President Lukashenko honored people who had distinguished themselves thanks to their labor and creative achievements in various fields. Our correspondent Alena Syrova introduces some of them. Each of the 37 persons invited the Palace of Independence to receive the State Awards had long ago proved professionalism and dedication to their favorite occupations.

13.04.2017

Michel Sidibé: Belarus has achieved significant results in HIV prevention
Michel Sidibé: Belarus has achieved significant results in HIV prevention Belarus has achieved significant results in the fight against HIV and is ready to share experience with other countries. The subject was discussed at the meeting between Alexander Lukashenko and the Executive Director of UNAIDS, Michel Sidibé.

05.04.2017

Belarus President decides on State Awards of Belarus for 2016
Belarus President decides on State Awards of Belarus for 2016 The State Awards found their heroes - the most outstanding people of Belarus. The corresponding decree was signed by the head of state. Among those honored with the prestigious award are famous doctors, scientists, and artists who have become famous not only in Belarus but also far beyond. In the field of medicine, the state prize was awarded to the legendary transplantologists Oleg Rummo and Yuri Ostrovsky.

07.03.2017

Vatican representetives awarded with Fransysk Skaryna Order
Vatican representetives awarded with Fransysk Skaryna Order Representatives of the Vatican have been honoured with the Order of Fransysk Skoryna. The decree was signed by Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko. In recognition of their big personal contribution to the development of cultural cooperation between Belarus and the Vatican, Apostolic Nuncio to Ukraine and Belarus in 2011-2015 Claudio Gugerotti and director of the Vatican Museums Antonio Paolucci were presented the Order.
Alexander Lukashenko: Belarus population must be no less than 20 million people
Alexander Lukashenko: Belarus population must be no less than 20 million people Women, motherhood and defense of Fatherland. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko presented state awards and general’s shoulder boards on March 7, 2017. The solemn ceremony at the Independence Palace in Minsk symbolically united two popular celebrations, which are the Day of Fatherland Defenders and Women’s Day. President Lukashenko remarked that even though men and women have different roles in the society and in a family, true harmony is created only by their joint efforts.
President Lukashenko presents state awards and general's shoulder boards
President Lukashenko presents state awards and general's shoulder boards Women, motherhood and defense of Fatherland. Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko presented state awards and general’s shoulder boards on March 7, 2017. The solemn ceremony at the Independence Palace in Minsk symbolically united two popular celebrations, which are the Day of Fatherland Defenders and Women’s Day. President Lukashenko stressed that even though men and women have different roles in the society and in a family, true harmony is created only by their joint efforts.

26.02.2017

Results of public contest "Triumph. To Sports Heroes" announced
Results of public contest "Triumph. To Sports Heroes" announced Results of the public contest “Triumph. To Sports Heroes” have been announced. Darya Domracheva and Vladislav Goncharov were named the best sportsmen of Belarus. These are the results of the public contest “Triumph.To Sports Heroes”. Triumphators of Rio and other sportsmen are among the winners too. This was the first time when the sports achievements were judged over a two-year period. Internet users voted for the athletes as well. Public contest “Triumph. To Sports Heroes” has once again gathered the best sportsmen of Belarus.

21.02.2017

CTV journalist awarded for military coverage
CTV journalist awarded for military news coverage The best journalists covering the life of the Belarusian army have been chosen in Belarus. The results of the annual competition were summed up at the Ministry of Defence. The creative contest involved more than one hundred applications. Symbolically: The ceremony took place on the eve of Defender of the Fatherland Day, which is celebrated in Belarus on 23 February.

09.02.2017

CTV Channel receives Media Olympus 2016 awards
CTV Channel receives Media Olympus 2016 awards The National Olympic Committee on February 8 bestowed awards of the nationwide competition of sports journalists Media Olympus 2016. It is thanks to these people that all Belarusians, young and old, learn about Belarusian athletes’ life, watch their performances on the world stage and celebrate victories. Among the winners are CTV Channel representatives.

17.01.2017

President’s Special Prize and Spiritual Revival awards 2016: winners are revealed
President’s Special Prize and Spiritual Revival Awards 2016: winners are revealed This week honored people of the country have received well-deserved awards. These are the award ‘For Spiritual Revival’, the Special Prize of the President to figures of culture and art as well as Belarusian Sports Olympus Awards. Among the winners of the award ‘For Spiritual Revival’ are doctors and scientists, religious leaders and creative teams. This year’s ceremony has a truly unique composition of awardees.

15.01.2017

Belarus President awards CTV presenter Igor Poznyak
Belarus President awards CTV presenter Igor Poznyak The future of Belarus depends on every Belarusian's impact at work, said Alexander Lukashenko on January 13 at the official reception on the occasion of the Old New Year. The Head of State noted that 2016 was not easy and the country had not been able to fulfill everything it aimed for.

09.01.2017

Elvira Herman, an international class master of sports in track and fields
Belarusian Sports Olympus 2016 awards A number of Belarusians have been honored with the President's special prize Belarusian Sports Olympus for significant contribution to the development and popularization of physical culture and sports in the country. Among the awardees are an editor of the team sports department at the newspaper Sports Panorama Ruslan Vasiliev, basketball coach-instructor of Grodno State College of Olympic Reserve Alexander Shimkoviak and athlete-instructor of the national athletics team Elvira Herman.
Konstantin Vashchenko
Ten special prizes of the President of Belarus Ten special prizes of the Belarus President were awarded to people of culture and art, men of science, educators, teams of authors and cultural institutions. Konstantin Vashchenko is one of the laureates. The famous artist received the special prize for the design of the multi-volume facsimile edition The Book Legacy of Francysk Skaryna.

28.12.2016

Alexander Lukashenko awards distinguished Belarusians
Alexander Lukashenko awards distinguished Belarusians The government appreciates the hard work and high achievement in any field of activity, said President of Belarus on December 28 at the state award ceremony at the Palace of Independence.

15.12.2016

Young athletes in Belarus get annual scholarship of $3,500
Young Belarusian athletes get annual scholarship of $3,500 On December 14, the Belarus National Olympic Committee awarded scholarship certificates of the President's Sports Club. 210 young talents - the athletes and coaches who have already proved themselves in the sport of high achievements - will receive financial incentives in 2017. Among scholars are promising athletes such as: biathlete Darya Blashko, tennis player Vera Lapko and skater Ignat Golovatyuk.

14.12.2016

Belarus President awards Rio medalists
Belarus President awards Rio Olympics medalists On the eve of New Year holidays, Belarusian athletes have received deserved honors. They will be awarded state awards in a ceremony for successful performance at the European Games in Baku, the Rio Olympics and the Paralympic Games. Among other awardees will be those who have made a significant contribution to the development of physical culture and sport. The corresponding decree was signed by President Alexander Lukashenko.

02.12.2016

Alexander Lukashenko says 2010-2015 were difficult years for Belarus
Alexander Lukashenko says 2010-2015 were difficult but fruitful for Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko has presented state awards. The ceremony took place on December 2 at the Palace of Independence. According to the head of state, for the last five years, Belarus has taken steps forward, and this is thanks to people who on December 2 received honorary titles and medals.

08.11.2016

Movie about tractor Belarus wins two silver dolphins in Cannes
Movie about tractor Belarus wins two silver dolphins in Cannes Over 70 years, tractors Belarus traveled to 76 countries. After the success of the short film "Bread Winner" at the Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards, MTZ tractors have become world celebrities. The CTV reporter has gone to Novosibirsk, where the authors of the movie live, in order to figure out for what their work received two silver dolphins.

23.10.2016

Clip about tractor “Belarus” wins award in Cannes
Video about tractor Belarus wins award in Cannes A pleasant piece of news. A video about the tractor Belarus has won the second place at the Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards. I suppose the video has broken the Internet. More than a thousand participants took part in the contest. The tractor Belarus is shown with such gentle feelings! A farmer from Norway admits that he thinks about his tractor not like he thinks about a woman, but in certain circumstances... he would have her in his bed. Goodness me!

12.10.2016

28 women presented with orders ahead of Mother’s Day in Minsk
28 women presented with orders ahead of Mother’s Day in Minsk For love and care! On October 12, as many as 28 women were presented with orders. Ahead of the International Mother’s Day, women who raised five or more children were honored in Minsk.

07.10.2016

Belarus President bestows state awards on Belarusian MPs
CTV Director General Yuri Koziyatko receives state award from Belarus President The Belarus President today addressed both chambers of the Belarusian parliament. In his speech he touched on the most relevant topics of today's economic and political agenda, including the negative trends in the economy, sustainable economic growth, the foreign policy of Belarus and the priorities of the development of the national economy.  The Oval Hall of the Government House today hosted a joint meeting of both chambers of the Belarusian parliament of the 5th and 6th convocations.

28.09.2016

CTV Director General Yuri Koziyatko awarded Belarus President's Order of Merit
CTV Director General Yuri Koziyatko awarded Belarus President's Order of Merit On September 28, several members of the Council of the Republic, the upper chamber of Belarus' parliament, received state awards, according to the decree of the Belarus President. For significant contribution to social and economic policy, achievements in the development of legislation and parliamentary activities the Order of Merit was awarded to Director General of Stolichnoe Televidenie Yuri Koziyatko.

08.09.2016

Alexander Lukashenko at award ceremony: “Good job, it’s priceless contribution”
Alexander Lukashenko at award ceremony: “Good job, it’s priceless contribution” On September 8, the President handed out state awards in the Palace of Independence. About 40 people from different spheres and regions gathered in the Palace of Independence. The award ceremony was held in a very warm atmosphere.
Belarus President hands out state awards to 40 outstanding people
Belarus President hands out state awards to 40 outstanding people On September 8, the President handed out state awards in the Palace of Independence. About 40 people from different spheres and regions gathered in the Palace of Independence. Most of the awardees are engineers and military officers, because they were responsible for the appearance of the rocket and missile engineering, a new field in Belarus. The President expressed gratitude to doctors, scientists, teachers and workers. In his speech, Alexander Lukashenko highlighted that together Belarusians could achieve great results.

04.09.2016

Ceremony Minsk Citizen of Year takes place in Belarus on September 3
Ceremony Minsk Citizen of Year takes place in Belarus on September 3 The ceremony Minsk Citizen of the year was held on September 3. As many as 13 residents of the capital received this honorary title for their great personal contribution to the development of the city. They are representatives of completely different professions: doctors, teachers, law enforcement officers, managers and businessmen. Among the awardees is Alexey Novikov. The trolleybus driver has been delivering Minsk residents to their places of work every morning for 34 years. He has covered nearly a million kilometers of city routes.

30.06.2016

Belarus President presents state awards
Belarus President presents state awards ahead of 2016 Independence Day On the eve of Independence Day, on June 30, the Belarus President solemnly presented state awards to honorary citizens. He praised the achievements of 40 people, who represent different sectors of the economy, science, education, culture and sports. President Alexander Lukashenko underlined at the ceremony that world outlook and hard work of these people determine the resolution of the many problems Belarus is facing.

05.05.2016

Alexander Lukashenko presents Belarus' state awards May 5
Alexander Lukashenko presents Belarus' state awards ahead of Victory Day Honored people of Belarus were hailed in the Independence Palace May 5. Representatives of various professions were invited: the military, diplomats, doctors, teachers, cultural workers - those whose contribution to the country's development cannot be overestimated. The state awards were presented by the President of Belarus. These are orders and medals.

18.04.2016

Nesvizh Castle claims Europa Nostra 2016 award
Nesvizh Castle claims Europa Nostra 2016 accolade Nesvizh Castle has won a high award. The national historical and cultural museum-reserve was awarded the prize Europa Nostra 2016. This is a pan-European federation of organizations working in the field of cultural heritage. The jury was impressed by the monumental work done in just a few months. The project to create the museum included the beautification of 30 halls and stock storing 20,000 items.

11.03.2016

State officials and NGOs representatives granted state awards
State officials and NGOs representatives granted state awards State officials and the NGOs representatives have been granted state awards. The President Alexander Lukashenko signed a corresponding decree. The Order of Honour was awarded to the member of the Belarusian public association "Veterans of physical fitness and sport" Vladimir Aleshkevich, to Deputy Head of the Belarus' Presidential Administration Igor Buzovsky, to Presidential Aide Vsevolod Yanchevsky and to Chairperson of the Trade Unions Federation Mikhail Orda.

05.03.2016

Alexander Lukashenko honours women
Alexander Lukashenko honours women for dedication to family and career The President conferred state awards on women on March 4.   Warm atmosphere prevailed in the hall for award ceremonies of the Palace of Independence. Alexander Lukashenko congratulated women ahead of the International Women's Day. He addressed every Belarusian woman while presenting prestigious awards for their dedication to family and career.

17.01.2016

President Lukashenko convinced Belarus will overcome negative effects of global crisis
President Lukashenko: Belarus will overcome negative effects of global crisis President Alexander Lukashenko said Belarus will overcome the negative effects of the global crisis at the official reception on the occasion of Old New Year on January 15.

12.01.2016

President Lukashenko confers For Spiritual Revival Awards on five Belarusians
President Lukashenko confers For Spiritual Revival Awards on five Belarusians The triumph of spirituality. At this moment the prestigious ceremony to present awards "For Spiritual Revival" and special prize of the President is taking place at the Palace of the Republic. Award winners were named in December. Today, January 12, in a solemn atmosphere, one can see Belarusians whose efforts are permeated with the idea of ​​philanthropy, charity and creativity. For Spiritual Revival is awarded in line with presidential decrees. And, as a rule, it is delivered personally by the President. 
Alexander Lukashenko: Culture is the nation's foundation
Alexander Lukashenko: Culture is the nation's foundation The triumph of spirituality. At this moment the prestigious ceremony to present awards "For Spiritual Revival" and special prize of the President is taking place at the Palace of the Republic. Award winners were named in December. Today, January 12, in a solemn atmosphere, one can see Belarusians whose efforts are permeated with the idea of ​​philanthropy, charity and creativity. For Spiritual Revival is awarded in line with presidential decrees. And, as a rule, it is delivered personally by the President. 
For Spiritual Revival awards ceremony due in Belarus January 12
For Spiritual Revival awards ceremony due in Belarus January 12 Today, January 12, there will be awarded prizes of the President of Belarus "For Spiritual Revival" and special prizes of culture and art. Among the winners are journalists and scientists, doctors and priests, artists, historians and actors. These are authors and labor groups, as well as persons whose works in 2015 in the humanitarian, cultural and scientific spheres were awarded at a state level. A tradition to encourage such people appeared in Belarus in 1997. During the existence of the award "For Spiritual Revival", people of different professions were honored.

03.01.2016

Alexander Lukashenko confers awards For Spiritual Revival
Alexander Lukashenko confers awards For Spiritual Revival Alexander Lukashenko has conferred awards For Spiritual Revival. This prestigious prize is awarded annually by the head of state on the eve of Christmas. In 2015 five nominees were awarded. Among the winners is the team of authors of the department of criminal and executive law of the Internal Affairs Academy and Belarusian radio (they created the book-requiem "Live and Remember"), the staff of the National Art Museum and the republican scientific and practical centre Mother and Child.
CTV's presenter Sergei Kanashits wins presidential award
CTV channel presenter Sergei Kanashits wins presidential award Journalist, coach and presenter of the TV program Sports Week on the CTV channel Sergei Kanashits will receive a special prize of the President "Belarusian Sports Olympus".  The corresponding decree was signed by the Belarusian head of state, Alexander Lukashenko.

30.12.2015

Minsk Kristall gets certificate of compliance with international food safety standards
Minsk Kristall gets certificate of compliance with international food safety standards Minsk Kristall, Belarus' largest producer of alcoholic beverages, has received December 29 a certificate of compliance with international standards of food safety. Only 11 world manufacturers boast such a documentary evidence of quality. A special commission tests every Kristall's product that is going to hit the shelves in the near future. The geography of exports will of course increase after such an award.

28.12.2015

Belarus' well-being depends on specific people's success, Alexander Lukashenko says presenting state awards
Belarus' well-being depends on specific people's success, Alexander Lukashenko says presenting state awards The Belarus President has presented state awards today to over 40 Belarusians. They are the military, doctors, teachers, farmers, and workers of culture and sports.

08.12.2015

Belarus premier Andrei Kobyakov presenting awards to distinguished Belarusians
Distinguished Belarusians awarded in Minsk Scientists, doctors, farmers, and teachers gathered December 8 at the Palace of the Republic. People of different professions and ages all share one thing - resistant and hard work. On behalf of the president, the best Belarusians were today handed state awards. The list of honored people includes over 100 people. Medals and certificates of gratitude on behalf of the President were presented by the head of government. A handshake and a photo - the ceremony takes only a few minutes. But behind are many years of hard work and creative search.
USSR and Belarus’ people's artists about Minsk and work
Belarusian artists about why they love Minsk The Belarusian compatriots Tamara Nizhnikova, Gennady Ovsyannikov and Rostislav Yankovsky were awarded the UNESCO’s Victor Hugo medals and the diplomas of the UNESCO’s Director-General. Unfortunately, Rostislav Yankovsky could not attend the ceremony for health reasons, but the Belarusian opera singer and teacher, Tamara Nizhnikova, and the Soviet and Belarusian theatre and film actor Gennady Ovsyannikov shared their memories about Minsk and work.
Recent cultural achievements of Belarusians
Recent cultural achievements of Belarusians Recently, Belarusians have been honored a lot for their cultural achievements. It starts with Svetlana Alexievich, who has won the 2015 Nobel Prize for literature. But there were other cultural achievements of Belarusians so don't miss them!

06.12.2015

Belarus' dairy company Babushkina Krynka wins People's Brand Award
Belarus' dairy company Babushkina Krynka wins People's Brand Award Belarus announced its People's Brands. The winners reflect the choice many Belarusians. This is the true people's choice: anyone could give their vote to a particular product or manufacturer. Consumer recognition award People's Brand it's like an Oscar for manufacturers. Among the winners is the famous Mogilev enterprise Grandma's Jug, known not only in the Belarusian market.

01.12.2015

Belarusians awarded UNESCO medals for first time
Belarusians awarded UNESCO medals for first time UNESCO Medal Victor Hugo were awarded to USSR and Belarus People's Artists Tamara Nizhnikova, Gennady Ovsyannikov and Rostislav Yankovsky. The ceremony took place in the Yanka Kupala Theater. This is the first time citizens of Belarus have been given such a high award. Gennady Ovsyannikov, People's Artist of the USSR and Belarus:Of course, exciting and nice to receive awards, prizes and medals. Honestly, I did not expect it!

26.10.2015

Alexander Lukashenko awards Skaryna Order to famous Russian singer
Alexander Lukashenko awards Skaryna Order to famous Russian singer Alexander Lukashenko has presented the Order of Francysk Skaryna to Russian singer Viktor Drobysh. On the eve the President visited the creative evening of the composer, which took place in the cultural and sports complex Minsk Arena. Viktor Drobysh received the state award for his high level of creativity, personal contribution to the development and strengthening of the Belarusian-Russian cultural ties.

25.10.2015

President Lukashenko bestows Order of Merit on three people
President Lukashenko bestows Order of Merit on three people For significant personal contribution to the strengthening and development of trade and economic relations between Belarus and Azerbaijan, President of Belarus has awarded the Order of Merit to First Deputy Prime Minister of Azerbaijan Yaqub Eyyubov and chairman of the supervisory board of the association Ganja Automobile Plant Khanlar Fatiyev.

23.07.2015

President Lukashenko presents Order of Friendship of Peoples to Azeri Prime Minister
President Lukashenko presents Order of Friendship of Peoples to Azeri Prime Minister Azerbaijan will make every effort to develop brotherly relations with Belarus. This was said by Alexander Lukashenko on July 23 at the meeting with the prime minister of Azerbaijan. Alexander Lukashenko gave Artur Rasizade Order of Friendship of Peoples for his significant personal contribution to the development and strengthening of trade-economic and humanitarian ties between the two countries.

01.07.2015

Belarus Premier presents state awards to distinguished people of Belarus July 1
Belarus Premier presents state awards to distinguished people of Belarus July 1 On July 1, Prime Minister of Belarus Andrei Kobyakov on behalf of the President presented state awards at the Palace of the Republic. On the eve of Independence Day, more than 120 people were awarded medals and decorations for the fruitful work of many years, exemplary performance of their duties and achievements in science, medicine, art and culture.

29.06.2015

Alexander Lukashenko presents state awards on the eve of Independence Day The President of Belarus handed high state awards on June 29. Awards and honorary titles were given to 39 people. These are people of different ages and professions: the military, artists, workers and teachers from villages, machine builders and doctors, athletes and scientists. As always in Belarus, veterans occupy a special place on the list of awardees.

08.05.2015

Alexander Lukashenko presents State Awards to Honored Belarusians
Alexander Lukashenko presents State Awards to Honored Belarusians Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko presented State Awards on 7 May. The ceremony was held on the eve of Victory Day, so the atmosphere was especially solemn. Besides those who protect Belarus today the ceremony was attended by representatives of veterans’ organizations and, of course, WWII participants. Anastasia Ivannikova, CTV:Here they are, orders and medals.  As many as 39 people will be awarded today, and among them are military men, doctors, artists and, of course, veterans and Great Patriotic War participants.

11.01.2015

President Lukashenko presents Belarusian Sports Olympus Awards
President Lukashenko presents Belarusian Sports Olympus Awards Marina Arzamasova, Irina Ilyenkova and Natalia Shikolenko - their awards at various competitions are of special importance in the world of sports.  Their story is just beginning. The "Belarusian Sports Olympus" proves that. Laureates see the award from the Belarus President as a high appreciation of his work and as a stimulus for further development. Born into a family of athletes, little Marina Arzamasova knew what cost should be paid to become the champion.

09.01.2015

CTV correspondent Olga Makei receives Special Prize from the Belarus President
CTV staff awarded Special Prize of Belarus President On January 9, the President of Belarus presented the award "For Spiritual Revival". The awards were conferred on five winners - labor collectives - for their outstanding work in the humanitarian, spiritual and creative fields. Alexander Lukashenko also presented the President's Special Awards. CTV correspondents, Alexei Adashkin and Olga Makei, who authored the documentary series "We want a goal!", were among the recipients.