— The National Flag of the Republic of Belarus
The National Flag of the Republic of Belarus is a symbol of the sovereignty of the Republic of Belarus. It represents a rectangular panel consisting of two horizontal color stripes: a red upper stripe and a green lower stripe, which are 2/3 and 1/3 of the flag’s width accordingly.
Near the flagstaff there is a Belarusian national decorative pattern of red color arranged vertically, making 1/9 of the flag’s length. The proportion of the width of the flag to its length is 1:2. The flag is fixed to the flag base (flagstaff) which is painted in golden (ochre) color.
During ceremonies and other official events, the National flag of the Republic of Belarus is used with a diamond-shape tip with a five-pointed star, which is analogous to the one depicted on the National Emblem of the Republic of Belarus. Tips of the star are made of yellow metal.
Recommended pantone colors of the National Flag:
♦ Red — pantone 1795 C
♦ Green — pantone 355 С
♦ White — pantone white
— The National Emblem of the Republic of Belarus
The National Emblem of the Republic of Belarus is a symbol of state sovereignty of the Republic of Belarus.
The National Emblem of the Republic of Belarus represents a gold-colored contour of the Republic of Belarus in golden rays radiated by the sun over the globe. The contour is put over golden rays of the sun rising over the globe. At the top there is a five-pointed red star. The Emblem is framed by the wreath of golden wheats which are interlaced with clover flowers on the right and flax flowers on the left. The wreath is interlaced by a red-green ribbon three times on each side. Wheat-ears are interlaced with a red-green ribbon carrying two golden lines “The Republic of Belarus” in the middle part of the foundation of the National Emblem.
— The National Anthem of the Republic of Belarus
The National Anthem of the Republic of Belarus is performed in cases envisaged by law of the Republic of Belarus No.301-3 of 5 July 2004 “Concerning the State Symbols of the Republic of Belarus” and other legal acts of the Republic of Belarus.
Text of the Anthem:
— Constitution of the Republic of Belarus
On March 15, 2022 the updated Constitution of Belarus, adopted at the Referendum, came into force. The Constitution embodies the continuity of the centuries-old historical path of Belarus, consolidates the foundations of the Belarusian democratic traditions.
— The Country Name
The Constitution of the Republic of Belarus stipulates two official names: “The Republic of Belarus” and “Belarus”. Given names are stipulated not only in national legal acts but also in the UN documents including the edition of “Terminology Bulletin, No.347/Rev/1: Country Names”.
♦ in French – République du Bélarus;
♦ in Spanish – República de Belarús;
♦ in Portuguese – República de Belarus;
♦ in Italian – Repubblica di Belarus;
♦ in German – Republik Belarus;
♦ in Polish – Republika Białoruś;
♦ in Chinese – 白罗斯.
Statement by Foreign Minister Vladimir Makei at the 77th session of the UN General Assembly (September, 2022)
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Official Internet Resources
President of the Republic of Belaruswww.president.gov.by
Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belaruswww.government.gov.by
Council of the Republicwww.sovrep.gov.by
House of Representativeswww.house.gov.by
National Agency of Investment and Privatizationwww.investinbelarus.by
International ICT Forum TIBO 2022www.tibo.by
National Center of Legal Informationwww.ncpi.gov.by
National Tourism Agencywww.belarustourism.by
Information export support website Export.bywww.export.by
Belarusian Universal Commodity Exchangewww.butb.by
Belarusian Chamber of Commerce and Industrywww.cci.by
Official website of the Republic od Belaruswww.belarus.by
Radio Belarus Internationalwww.radiobelarus.by
Business network TradeBelwww.tradebel.com
National Academy of Science of Belaruswww.nasb.gov.by
Ministry of Education of the Republic of Belaruswww.edu.gov.by
Ministry of Natural Resources of the Republic of Belaruswww.minpriroda.gov.by
Ministry of Health of the Republic of Belaruswww.minzdrav.gov.by
Ministry of Economy of the Republic of Belaruswww.economy.gov.by