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31 August 2017
A tourist gathering of the Union State students will be held in Orsha District on 10-16 September, BelTA learned from the Orsha District Executive Committee. "Taking part in the event will be more than 450 students – eight teams from Belarus and representatives of 32 Russian regions, including Kursk Oblast, Samara, the Mari El Republic and others," noted Sergei Gvozdev, the director of the Orsha District Center of Physical Education, Tourism and Local Studies among Children and the...
24 August 2017
The 3rd Kettlebell Lifting Olympiad will take place at the Vitebsk central sports complex on 14-17 September, BelTA learned from Chairman of the Kettlebell Lifting and Juggling Federation Vladimir Katashuk. Kettlebell lifting triathlon is a young sport which means that athletes lift kettlebells with different weights in regular and extreme conditions within different periods of time. It is expected that the participants of the competition will set many records. Partaking in it will be...
24 July 2017
Vitebsk Airport will launch a charter flight program to Egypt which will run till 9 January 2018, BelTA learned from Sergei Ruris, the head of Vitebsk branch of Belaeronavigatsia company. The airport will offer the charter service to Hurghada as from 21 September this year. Flights will be performed by the Belavia air carrier on a Boeing 737-800 which can seat up to 200 passengers. Customer of the charter flight program is the Tez Tour travel agency. Vitebsk Airport is already...
18 July 2017
Five agreements on cooperation between cities and regions of Vitebsk Oblast and Russia, and also regional business associations were signed at the international business conference "Innovations – A Way to Successful Integration" that opened in Vitebsk on 17 July, BelTA has learned. The agreements on partnership were concluded between Novopolotsk and Buzuluk (Orenburg Oblast), Chashniki District and Buzuluk District, the deputy corps of Vitebsk District and Ivanovo District and also the...
11 July 2017
The 15th International Children's Song Contest Vitebsk 2017 kicks off at the Slavianski Bazaar festival of arts on 11 July with the young artists performing national hits, BelTA learned. The highlight of the day at the Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk will be the first on-stage appearance of the participants of the 15th International Children Song Contest Vitebsk 2017. According to the rules of the festival, 21 young artists will perform a pop song by a composer from their country in the...
5 July 2017
Egypt will debut at Belarus' Slavianski Bazaar and Listapad film festival, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Belarus to Egypt Sergei Rachkov said in an interview with the Egyptian news agency MENA, BelTA learned from the website of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs. "In July 2017 singer Leila Ibrahim will represent Egypt at the 26th International Festival of Arts Slavianski Bazaar in Vitebsk run under the auspices of the Belarusian president. The Egyptian side also...