Forum of Belarus and Russia Regions started in Grodno
On June 30, the IX Forum of Belarus and Russia Regions began in Grodno. Its slogan is "The role of interregional cooperation in deepening the integration processes of the Union State," BELTA writes. The forum will last two days.
By 2050, the forest area in Belarus will be increased to 42% of the entire territory of the country due to the adaptation to climate changes, Minsk-News writes. We remind you that there is a map of forests closed for visiting.
Recently we wrote that the Greek Visa Center in Minsk resumed accepting documents after the announcement of the closure. However, it became known that the visa center stops working again until July 1, "Sobiray Rukzak" writes.
What are fines for bathing in prohibited places in Belarus?
In Belarus, you can get a fine for drinking alcoholic beverages on the beach and for swimming in prohibited places, BELTA reports. We remind you that we have published a map of beaches that are allowed for swimming.
Belarus extended ban on import from some countries
Since January 1, 2022, a food embargo on goods from some countries has been imposed in Belarus for 6 months. The ban was extended again, CityDog.io writes. The ban applies to EU countries, the USA, Canada, Norway, Albania, Iceland, Northern Macedonia, the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, Montenegro, Switzerland, the Principality of Liechtenstein and Serbia.