REPUBLIC OF BELARUS: GENERAL INFORMATION
207.6 thousand km2
NUMBER OF RESIDENTS
9, 480.9 million
46 people / km2
Minsk with the population 1,938.2 million people.
UTC + 3
Christianity, Judaism, Islam
Belarusian ruble (BYN)
BELARUS IS A HOSPITABLE COUNTRY!
Belarus is an original and beautiful country with a rich historical past and unique nature.
Belarus is situated in the center of Europe and borders on five states: Poland, Ukraine, Lithuania, Latvia and Russia.
Belarus is an independent and developed nation with modern industry and agriculture.
Belarus is at the crossroads where the most important trans-European railroads and motorways converge, oil and gas pipelines, waterways and air routes connect Europe and Asia.
Belarus is the birthplace of such outstanding people as F. Skorina – the first Belarusian printer, the noble Radziwill family, M. Chagall – the world famous artist, and many others.
Belarusians are friendly people. Representatives of different nationalities and confessions live in peace and harmony in our country.
Belarus is a nation of the educated: more than half of its residents have graduated from higher education institutions.