The British website VeryFirstTo.com has prepared for tourists an extravagant offer: to visit each of the 962 objects from the list of UNESCO World Heritage within two years. This trip is for couples and costs 990,000 pounds.
Belarus got the 50th position in the Ranking of 187 countries on the Human Development Index which was composed by the United Nations Development Program (UNDP) and was presented in Mexico last week.
Photo of Minsk from the International Space Station was published on Facebook page of ISS commander, Canadian Chris Hadfield.
The UCI Track Cycling World Championships 2013 started in Minsk on February, 20. All the competitions are held at Minsk Arena track.
The Belarusian beat American Serena Williams in the final with score 7-6 (8-6), 2-6, 6-3. The match lasted two hours and 28 minutes.
Darya Domracheva has won gold at the 2013 IBU World Championships in Nove Mesto (Czech Republic). She had no equal opponents in the mass start race, in which 30 best biathletes in the world took part.
The European championship in boxing will be held in Minsk from May, 30 to June 9, 2013. Appropriate agreement between the European Boxing Confederation and the Belarusian side was signed on February,14 in the town hall.
The first deputy head of the Operations and Analysis Center under the President of Belarus (OAC) Vladimir Riabovol said that a big transcontinental communication line Moscow-Minsk-Frankfurt would go via Belarus.
The Ministry of Economy made a list of 800 companies that can be sold to private domestic and foreign investors. This was announced by the Minister of Economy Nikolay Snopkov at the session of the Council of Ministers on February, 13.
The developer of MMO-action World of Tanks Wargaming.net announced about acquisition with the famous developer Gas Powered Games, who made such franchises as Supreme Commander, Dungeon Siege and Demigod.