Belarus

Alexander Lukashenko To Visit Georgia This April

February 13, 2015
Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko is going to pay an official visit to Georgia.He made the statement on 12 February after the Normandy format meeting which took place in the Palace of Independence in Minsk, reports Belarussian news agency BelTA.Alexander Lukashenko remarked that the visit has been rescheduled...

Uzari & Maimuna from Belarus Will go to Eurovision 2015 Song Contest in Austria

January 17, 2015
15 artists with individual styles and strong voices fought for the honour to represent Belarus in the 2015 Eurovision Song Contest. But only the winner takes it all – it is Uzari & Maimuna with song Time.The pop songTime is their first collaboration together. The music was written by J. Navrotski, the...

Average Salary in Former Soviet Union 2014

September 07, 2014
Some time ago I did a comparison of minimum government set wages in Former Soviet Union republics. Today, I decided to figure out - what is the average salaries in those republics. I must admit, it was harder to gather data about average salaries, than gathering data for minimum wages. Seems governments are not...

Minimum Wages in Former Soviet Union 2014

July 21, 2014
Some time ago I already did a chart of minimum wages in Former Soviet Union, now some time - about 6 months have passed and I decided to take a look to minimum wages in Former Soviet Union one more time. Although minimum wages doesn't play major role on economic boost, it's still an indicator I like to know when...

Hockey championship in Belarus

May 10, 2014
Hockey championship in Minsk, Belarus has started

Minimum wages in former Soviet Union

November 15, 2013
Previously I have already measured and compared minimum wages in Baltic states, Caucasus and Central Asia. All of these once was a part of Soviet Union. Today I'm willing to measure minimum wages in all former 15 republics of Soviet Union.   $ Estonia 427...