According to BelTA Belarus is interested in elaborating efficient approaches on a global scale to protect children from cybercrime, Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei said as he met with Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary General on Violence against Children Marta Santos Pais on 2 November.
According to BelTA agreements on stepping up cooperation between the Belarusian Communications and Informatization Ministry and the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) were reached during the 20th conference of the union, which is taking place in Dubai on 29 October - 16 November.
According to TeleGeography The Ministry of Communications and Informatisation (Minsvyazi) in Belarus has revealed that, based on its preliminary findings, national PTO Beltelecom had around 3.24 million (fixed) broadband subscribers at 30 September 2018, while at the same date the country was home to a total of 11.58 million mobile users.
According to BelTA 4G communication will be made available in the Minsk metro in April 2019 before the 2nd European Games Minsk 2019 begin, BelTA learned from Oleg Sedelnik, Director General of the Belarusian telecommunication infrastructure operating company beCloud.
According to TeleGeography mobile operator MTS Belarus, which is rolling out 4G services across the Republic in conjunction with the country's sole 4G infrastructure provider Belarusian Cloud Technologies (beCloud), says that as the result of its latest expansion, LTE services are now present in all regional centres of the Mogilev region.
According to BelTA since 2016, thanks to coordinated preventive measures, Belarus has banned access to 160 anarchist and neo-fascist media communities, Belarusian Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei said at the opening of the international high-level conference "Preventing and Countering Terrorism in the Digital Age" on 9 October.