Lepel Regional Executive Committee
Regional Executive Committee
Regional Council of Deputies
Culture and Mass Media
Physical Culture. Sport. Tourism
Belarusian Railways, Latvian Railways to team up for Polotsk-Daugavpils line electrification
MINSK, 21 May (BelTA) – Belarusian Railways and Latvian Railways have signed an agreement on cooperation for electrifying the Polotsk-Daugavpils line, the press service of the Belarusian railroad operator told BelTA. The agreement provides for setting up a joint taskforce that will coordinate plans and schedules of the joint electrification of the railroad line, coordination of freight traffic and hauling options. In the future the taskforce will have to prepare action plans for each side...
Polotsk to host medieval culture festival 23-25 May
VITEBSK, 15 May (BelTA) – The festival of medieval culture Rubon 2014 will take place in Polotsk on 23-25 May, BelTA learned from the Polotsk District Executive Committee. The festival of medieval culture will be held in the Year of Hospitality. It will feature the Belarusian national cuisine and museum ethnography. The event in Polotsk will include the culinary festival, theater adaptations with museum exhibits, historical reenactment of stages of development of Polotsk District. The...
Five tourist routes from Bella Dvina 2 project
VITEBSK, 6 May (BelTA) – Results of the joint initiative of Belarus, Latvia, and Lithuania aimed at promoting transboundary tourism Bella Dvina 2 have been summed up, BelTA learned from representatives of the Interaction Foundation, which is intent on promoting the development of international dialogue and cooperation. The project titled as Bella Dvina 2 was meant to promote tourism in the bordering areas of Latgalia, Utena, and Vitebsk. The project was officially ended on 6 May. The...
Vitebsk introduces Tax Free system
VITEBSK, 24 April (BelTA) - Vitebsk Department Store is the first retail outlet of Vitebsk ready to introduce the Tax Free system, BelTA learnt from director of the department store Svetlana Karput. At the moment Vitebsk Department Store is installing a special automated system with all the necessary software and testing it. The system will be commissioned by the end of H1 2014, so the foreign guests and participants of the International Festival of Arts Slavonic Bazaar in Vitebsk will be...
Tickets for Slavonic Bazaar available in Vitebsk
VITEBSK, 18 April (BelTA) – The first phase of ticket sales for the 23rd International Festival of Arts Slavonic Bazaar in Vitebsk is starting in Vitebsk on 18-19 April, BelTA learnt from the Vitebsk Culture Center. The tickets can be bought using cash at all the box offices of the Vitebsk Culture Center or using a bank card from the directorate of the festival or at the Vitebsk Concert Hall starting from 10:00. “During the first two days, tickets will be sold only in Vitebsk, after...
Vitebsk hosts international university dance festival
VITEBSK, 8 April (BelTA) – Students from four countries are competing at the 3rd international modern dance festival, Make a Step Forward, in Vitebsk, BelTA learnt from the Vitebsk Oblast Committee of the BRSM Youth Union. The three-day dance forum has gathered the best dancers of 16 universities of Belarus, Russia, Ukraine and Moldova. Belarus is represented at the festival by Belarusian National Technical University, Belarusian State University of Informatics and Radioelectronics,...
Vitebskkhlebprom to export toasts to Russia in 2014
VITEBSK, 1 April (BelTA) – Vitebskkhlebprom has plans to start exporting toast bread to Russia in 2014, BelTA learnt from chief technologist of the company Olga Pavluchenko. The Vitebsk-based company started making crunchy toasts under the Tostini trademark in the first half of 2013. A new shop floor with the total area of 696.8 square meters was built in the company to produce rusks, bakery products and toast bread. The project cost is estimated at about Br31.4 billion. The area of the...
Vitebsk celebrates Nowruz on 24 March
VITEBSK, 24 March (BelTA) – Cultures of five countries will be presented at the second open interuniversity celebration of Nowruz, BelTA learnt from the Vitebsk Culture Center. Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Tajikistan, Tatarstan, and Turkmenistan celebrate the Nowruz holiday every year. Vitebsk universities have foreign students from these countries. The students will present their Nowruz celebration traditions to the residents of Vitebsk on 24 March. The celebration will start at the Culture...
Heroes Park for Dubrovno to mark 70th anniversary of Belarus’ liberation
VITEBSK, 19 March (BelTA) – The Heroes Park will be laid in Dubrovno to mark the 70th anniversary of Belarus’ liberation from the Nazis, BelTA learnt from the Dubrovno District Executive Committee. In 2014 the park will eternalize the memory of nine Heroes of the Soviet Union who took part in the liberation of the region from the Nazis. “The idea appeared two years ago. The park has already been beautified. This year there are plans to install steles and memorial stones in honor of...
Vitebsk to hold selection round of Slavonic Bazaar song contests
VITEBSK, 11 March (BelTA) – Vitebsk will hold the regional selection round for the song contests of the 23rd International Festival of Arts Slavonic Bazaar at the Vitebsk Culture Center on 11 March, BelTA learnt from the center. Vitebsk will hold the regional selection round of the children’s song contest for the first time. Partaking in the elimination stage will be singers from Lepel, Dokshytsy, Polotsk, Novopolotsk, Tolochin, Beshenkovichi, and Vitebsk. “Every contestant will...
© Lepel Regional Executive Committee, 2019.
Development of website