According to BelTA the current state of affairs and the prospects of developing the telecom market in Belarus have been discussed at the government session hosted by Belarus President Alexander Lukashenko.
According to BelTA in 2018 Belarus' state budget earned Br15.774 million from the so-called Google tax, BelTA learned from Alla Sundukova, Head of the International Tax Cooperation Office of the Belarusian Tax and Duties Ministry.
According to BelTA digital economy has become part of the Belarusian national strategy, Belarus' Deputy Prime Minister Igor Petrishenko said as he took part in the international economic forum "CIS: Digital Economy - Integration Platform".
According to BelTA the number of online stores in Belarus rose by 20% in 2018, Inna Gavrilchik, the head of consumer protection and advertising monitoring at the Ministry of Antimonopoly Regulation and Trade, said at a press conference.
According to BelTA roaming rates in the Eastern Partnership Initiative countries will change in 2020 at the earliest, Belarusian Communications and Informatization Minister Konstantin Shulgan told BelTA in an interview.
According to BelTA First Deputy Director of the National Marketing Center of the Belarusian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Alexander Zapolsky presented a Belarusian digital government procurement system project at an international seminar on digital government development arranged by the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) in London.
According to BelTA a balanced and responsible attitude to media content is the best way to challenge fake news, Oleg Makarov, the director of the Belarusian Institute for Strategic Studies, said in an interview with the Belarus 1 TV channel on 17 February.
According to BelTA a survey on the role of regional media will be conducted in Belarus in 2019 at the request of Belarus' Information Ministry, First Deputy Information Minister Pavel Legky said as he attended the presentation of the anniversary book "Republic of Belarus in the Mirror of Sociology" in the Information and Analysis Center under the Belarus President Administration.