Dmitry Medvedev

Belarus settles $726-million gas debt

Belarus has fully settled its gas debt, a spokesman for Russia's gas supply monopolist Gazprom told BelaPAN on Thursday.

Lukashenka and Putin meet in Sochi

Alyaksandr Lukashenka and Vladimir Putin had an informal meeting in Russia’s Black Sea coastal resort of Sochi on Friday.

Russia is paying Belarus for ratifying Eurasian Economic Union treaty

Russia’s decision to allow Belarus to keep revenues from export duties on petroleum products is its payment for the ratification of a treaty on the formation of the Eurasian Economic Union....

Belarus continues to demand removal of all trade barriers within Eurasian Economic Union

Mr. Lukashenka said that while Kazakhstan and Russia seemed to have no objections to free trade regime exceptions, Belarus viewed them as unacceptable.

Lukashenka meets with Russian Prime Minister Medvedev

  Alyaksandr Lukashenka met Friday with Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. The meeting took place at the Belarusian leader’s Zaslawye country residence near Minsk.

Solvent exports reported to have stopped on October 6

Belarus stopped exporting solvents only on October 6, Pavel Fyodorov, Russia's deputy minister of energy, said in Moscow on Friday.

Lukashenka confirms intention to buy Russia’s agricultural machinery company Rostselmash

Alyaksandr Lukashenka confirmed Friday that Belarus would like to acquire Russia's agricultural machinery company Rostselmash.

Medvedev calls for common currency within Common Economic Zone

  Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev suggested on Friday that the three member states of the Common Economic Zone (CEZ) should consider the introduction of a common currency.

Lukashenka, Medvedev call on West not to impose economic sanctions on Belarus

  Alyaksandr Lukashenka and Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on Friday issued a joint statement calling on the West not to impose economic sanctions on Belarus.

Lukashenka extends his Christmas/New Year wishes to a number of foreign leaders

Alyaksandr Lukashenka has sent his Christmas and New Year wishes to a number of foreign leaders, said the presidential press office.

Medvedev, Putin send New Year wishes to Lukashenka

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin have sent their New Year wishes to Alyaksandr Lukashenka, said the Kremlin’s press office.

Belarus, Kazakhstan, Russia sign economic integration declaration

The Eurasian Economic Integration Declaration marks the beginning of the next stage in integration between the three members of the Customs Unions...

Merkel to discuss human rights situation in Belarus with Medvedev

  German Chancellor Angela Merkel plans to discuss the human rights situation in Belarus with the Russian president during their talks in Hanover on July 18 and 19, reported Poland’s news agency PAP.

Russian president congratulates Lukashenka on Independence Day

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev on Sunday congratulated Alyaksandr Lukashenka on Independence Day.

Russia restores power deliveries to Belarus

Russia's Inter RAO UES on Saturday evening restored electricity deliveries to Belarus, Russian media outlets reported with reference to the company's spokesman.

Lukashenka, Medvedev exchange greetings on occasion of Belarusian-Russian Unity Day

Alyaksandr Lukashenka and Dmitry Medvedev have exchanged messages of greetings on the occasion of Belarusian-Russian Unity Day (April 2).

Lukashenka to visit Moscow soon

Alyaksandr Lukashenka has announced plans to visit Moscow for talks with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev...

Russian leader congratulates Lukashenka on reelection

Russian President Dmitry Medvedev has congratulated Alyaksandr Lukashenka on his reelection, the Belarusian leader’s press office said.

Lukashenka doubts that Luzhkov may ask for government job in Belarus

Alyaksandr Lukashenka has dismissed the speculation that the former mayor of Moscow, Yury Luzhkov, may ask for a government job in Belarus.

Lukashenka says that his relations with Kremlin are «bad to say the least»

Belarusian leader Alyaksandr Lukashenka has acknowledged that his relations with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev and Prime Minister Vladimir Putin are “bad to say the least.”

Minsk-born Vladimir Resin appointed acting mayor of Moscow

Dmitry Medvedev on Tuesday dismissed veteran Moscow Mayor Yury Luzhkov and appointed Vladimir Resin, the 74-year-old Minsk-born first deputy mayor, to be acting mayor, BelaPAN reports.

Russian president expects Belarus` vote to be unmarred by irregularities

When asked to comment as to what he expected from the Belarusian elections, Mr. Medvedev said, “I don’t expect anything good.\"