Alexander Lukashenko

Serbian PM on two-day official visit to Belarus

Serbian Prime Minister Aleksandar Vucic will be on an official visit to Belarus January 26-27, the government announced on Wednesday.

Vucic will have separate bilateral meetings with Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko and Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov, with whom he will attend the signing ceremony of several bilateral agreements.

Turkey, Belarus set goal for mutual trade at $1 bln

Turkey and Belarus have set a trade target at $1 billion following a 10-fold growth in 14 years. 

More than 450 businesspeople participated in the Belarus-Turkey Business Forum held by DEİK and the Belarus Chamber of Trade and Industry as part of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan's official visit to the capital city of Minsk on Nov. 11. 

Lukashenko Wins Fifth Consecutive Term as President of Belarus

Alexander Lukashenko won a fifth consecutive term as president of Belarus in the elections held on Sunday.

The 61-year-old incumbent president, who has held the position since 1994, garnered 83.49 % of the votes, TASS news agency informs.

Lukashenko, who has been re-elected on three other occasions in 2001, 2006 and 2010, will serve for another five-year term until 2020.