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08.12.2017

14-year-old from Belarus wins international confectionery championship
14-year-old from Belarus wins international confectionery championship A talented girl, 14-year-old Uliana Naronskaya, from Slutsk, Belarus, has won the international contest among confectioners. Her sugar flowers can't be distinguished from real ones from the first glance. Only smell gives them away. The girl makes stunning orchids, chrysanthemums and roses on beautiful cakes and pastries. By the way, the young artist-confectioner already has lots of orders. Her sweet masterpieces have already been appreciated by many amateurs of sweet stuff.

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.

22.11.2017

Christmas Amateur Ice Hockey Tournament in Belarus: Rules and facts
Christmas Amateur Ice Hockey Tournament in Belarus: Rules and facts Belarus is a sports country and it can be proud of being successful in various kinds of sports. For instance, with no doubt ice hockey can be included into the list of the most popular sports in Belarus. You can hardly find anyone who doesn't enjoy ice hockey in Belarus.  Belarusians adore coming to ice hockey matches, they enjoy watching the game and shouting for their favorite team. Nevertheless, there is one ice hockey tournament everyone waits for with great excitement every year (usually from 4 till 7 January).

21.11.2017

Darya Reut: Fun Facts about Belarus' entry at Mrs. World 2017
Darya Reut bio: Belarus entry at Mrs. World 2017 The final of the contest Mrs. World 2017 will take place in South Africa December 16. This year Belarus will be represented at the prestigious international competition by Daria Reut, who will compete for the crown with representatives of more than 30 countries. According to the terms of the competition, only a socially active girl can become a participant, who already has a family and the chosen profession.

20.11.2017

Belarusian confectioner takes gold at international competition
Belarusian confectioner takes gold at international competition Svetlana Aleshkevich’s composition of sugar flowers won gold at the International Confectionary Art championship. Svetlana works at Minsk bread plant No. 5 and on November 17 the workers of the plant congratulated their worker. It is great honor for the director of the bread plant and all the workers. “Svetlana has once again glorified our bread plant and once again proved that she is a true professional in what she does”.

14.11.2017

Belarus to host Europe vs USA athletics match in September 2019
Belarus to host Europe vs USA athletics match in September 2019 A track-and-field match between Europe and the USA will take place on September 9-10, 2019 at Minsk stadium Dinamo, which is now being renovated, said the president of the European Association of Athletics Federations, the author of the idea Svein Arne Hansen (Norway) at a press conference in the Belarusian capital on November 14.
Belarusian wins Miss Style at Miss World Plus Size 2017
Belarusian too slim to win Miss World Plus Size 2017 32-year-old Yevgenia Tyuleneva became fourth at an international beauty competition, and received the title of "Miss Style". The main crown went to the representative of the Philippines, the second place was won by Latvia. After the award ceremony Yevgenia joked that "she has not eaten enough for first place." Belarus for the first time took part in such a contest. Plus size are models with clothes ranging in size from 42 to 54 and having the proportional figure.

12.11.2017

Victory for USA: Belarus loses in Fed Cup 2017 final
Victory for USA: Belarus loses in Fed Cup 2017 final The big day for tennis players of Belarus and the USA at the Fed Cup 2017 final in Minsk. During two days athletes from two teams have been fighting for the title of the winner of the grand tournament. Day one ended with a tie draw 1:1. Belarusian tennis player Aliaksandra Sasnovich lost to WTA racket number 10 Coco Vandeweghe. From the very beginning of the match it became clear that neither of the players intend giving in. Nevertheless, the American athlete was luckier. Coco Vandeweghe won with scores 6:4 and 6:4 in two sets.

11.11.2017

Alexander Lukashenko attends Fed Cup 2017 Final
Alexander Lukashenko attends Fed Cup 2017 Final The Fed Cup 2017 final between Belarus and the USA has begun at Chizhovka Arena in Minsk. President Alexander Lukashenko is among the fans of the tournament, he was watching the first match between Aliaksanadra Sasnovich and Coco Vandeweghe. However, before the match kicked off, Alexander Lukashenko spoke to the tennis players and coaches of team Belarus. The Belarusian President wished success and expressed his certainty in their high professionalism.
What are fans expecting from Fed Cup Final 2017?
What are fans expecting from Fed Cup Final 2017? Big tennis in Minsk. At the court of Chizhovka Arena the final of the Fed Cup 2017 has begun. Belarusian women’s tennis team is playing against athletes from the USA. The first on the court are Aliaksnadra Sasnovich and the leader of the American team Coco Vandeweghe. It is necessary to say that this event for Belarusian fans and the sport world as a whole is something really special.

08.11.2017

Fed Cup 2017 final
President Lukashenko expected to attend Fed Cup 2017 final The USA women's tennis team has come to Minsk to take part in the Federation Cup final against Belarus. The match will be held on 11-12 November at Chizhovka Arena. Before such tennis matches begin, President Lukashenko traditionally talks to the Belarusian athletes, empowers them and wishes good like in the match. One of the examples is when Alexander Lukashenko talked to the tennis players in the changing room before the half final against the Netherlands.

02.11.2017

Potato pancake eating championship due in Belarus November 4
Potato pancake eating championship due in Belarus November 4 Nine countries will take part in a pancake eating contest in Minsk on November 4. This is the Belarusian answer to foreign tournaments on eating fast food. It will be held at the Chervensky market in Minsk's Lošyca. It is expected that the result of these unusual competitions will be included in the Divo Book of Records of the CIS and Baltic countries.

26.10.2017

Minsk choosing brand and mascot ahead of 2019 European Games
Minsk choosing brand and mascot ahead of 2019 European Games A fire relay will be held in Belarus on the eve of the 2nd European Games, which are due in 2019. Now the organizers are working on the original concept to make this race as bright and spectacular as possible. In the summer of 2019, there will be tens of thousands of tourists watching the competitions in Minsk. Now several options for visa-free entry of guests to Belarus are being discussed. Look at this car - it resembles a true art object. The car belonging to the Directorate of the 2019 European Games became the first prototype of Minsk's brand.

18.10.2017

Belarusian singer Gunesh named best vocalist at MakFest in Macedonia
Belarusian singer Gunesh named best vocalist at MakFest in Macedonia The Belarusian singer Gunesh was named the best singer at the international MakFest contest in Macedonia, spokeswoman for the singer Olga Tunik said.

09.10.2017

Team Belarus to go to WorldSkills in Abu Dhabi in October
Team Belarus to go to WorldSkills in Abu Dhabi in October The Belarusian team, which will take part in the WorldSkills Olympiad among beginners and professionals, was instructed on 5 October before the trip to Abu Dhabi. The prestigious tournament is held every two years. At the previous WorldSkills contest, Belarus debuted more than successfully. This time professionals will compete in 27 specialties. The guys shared their preparation plans with the Prime Minister of Belarus.

26.09.2017

pentawards.org
Belarusians awarded at package design competition in Barcelona The winners of the Pentawards 2017 were named in Barcelona on September 23, 2017.  A Belarusian Angelina Pischikova received a platinum, award in the nomination BEST OF THE OTHER MARKETS CATEGORY for the idea of light bulb packaging. Before the designer was nominated in prestigious awards. Photo:pentawards.org On her social network page Angelina Pischikova took a photo of her award and wrote “Thank you, Pent awards. Thank you, Barcelona”.

24.08.2017

2019 European Games opening ceremony to be held at Dinamo Stadium
2019 European Games opening ceremony to be held at Dinamo Stadium Andrei Pateyev, first deputy head of sports and tourism department of the Minsk City Executive Committee, has given an interview to the TV program Big City. He told us where the opening ceremony of the 2019 European Games will take place.

14.08.2017

30 young people to represent Belarus at Worldskills
30 young people to represent Belarus at Worldskills Almost 30 young representatives of very different professions - from the hairdresser to the welder - are preparing to present Belarus at the Worldskills World Championships, which will be held in Abu Dhabi in 2017. Dmitry Zubkov, participant of the 44th international championship Worldskills International:One of the tasks will be the replacement of the rear wing.We drill and cut, then take the second wing and place it in place of the previous one.

09.08.2017

Belarusian cynologists show best time in ARMY 2017 final
Belarusian cynologists show best time in ARMY 2017 final Belarusian cynologists became second in the final of ARMY 2017 competition. A stage of the international contest "Faithful Friend" ended in Moscow Region's Dmitrov. Teams from Belarus, Egypt, Kazakhstan, Russia and Uzbekistan competed together with their pets. The total length of the obstacle course is about two kilometers. Belarus' team showed the best time among rivals, which allowed it to rise to second place in the rating.

18.07.2017

Belarusian school students win 4 medals at International Chemistry Olympiad in Thailand
Belarusian school students win 4 medals at International Chemistry Olympiad in Thailand Chemistry of success. Belarusian school students won three silver and one bronze medal from the International Chemistry Olympiad, which finished on July 17, 2017 in Thailand.