Government of Belarus

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The Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus (Belarusian: Савет Міністраў Рэспублікі Беларусь) is the executive branch of state power in Belarus, and it is appointed by the President of Belarus. The head of the Government is the Prime Minister of Belarus, who manages the main agenda of the Government and direct the ministers.

Current cabinet[edit]

Members of Presidium[1] are highlighted in yellow.

Portfolio Name[2]
Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov
First Deputy Prime Minister Vasily Matyushevsky[3]
Deputy Prime Minister Anatoly Kalinin
Deputy Prime Minister Piotr Prokopovich
Deputy Prime Minister Mikhail Rusyi
Deputy Prime Minister Anatoly Tozik
Ministry of Agriculture and Food Leonid Zayats
Ministry of Architecture and Construction Anatoly Cherny[4]
Ministry of Communication and Informatization Sergei Popkov[5]
Ministry of Culture Boris Svetlov
Ministry of Defence Andrei Ravkov[6]
Ministry of Economy Vladimir I. Zinovsky[7]
Ministry of Education Mikhail Zhuravkov[8]
Ministry of Emergency Situations Vladimir Vashchenko
Ministry of Energy Vladimir Potupchik
Ministry of Finance Vladimir Amarin[9]
Ministry of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makey
Ministry of Forestry Mikhail Amelianovich
Ministry of Public Health Vasily Zharko
Ministry of Housing and Communal Services Alexander Terekhov[10]
Ministry of Industry Vitaly Vovk[8]
Ministry of Information Lilia Ananich[11]
Ministry of Internal Affairs Igor Shunevich
Ministry of Justice Oleg Slizhevsky
Ministry of Labour and Social Protection Marianna Shchetkina
Ministry of Natural Resources
and Environmental Protection
Vladimir Tsalko
Ministry of Tax Collection Sergey Nalivayko[8]
Ministry of Sports and Tourism Alexander Shamko[12]
Ministry of Trade Valentin Chekanov
Ministry of Transport and Communications Anatoly Sivak
Heads of several governmental institutions are members of the Council of Ministers:
State Security Committee Valery Vakulchik
State Military-Industrial Committee Sergei Gurulev
State Committee on Property Georgy Kuznetsov
State Science and Technology Committee Igor Voitov
State Committee on Standardization Victor Nazarenko
State Border Committee Alexander Boechko
State Customs Committee Aleksandr Shpilevsky
State Control Committee Alexander Yakobson
Head of the Presidential Administration Aleksandr Kosinets[3]
Chairman of the Board of the
National Bank
Pavel Kallaur[13]
Chairman of the Board of the
Development Bank
Sergei Rumas

Ministries[edit]

  • Ministry of Agriculture and Food
  • Ministry of Architecture and Construction
  • Ministry of Communication and Informatization
  • Ministry of Culture
  • Ministry of Defence
  • Ministry of Economy
  • Ministry of Education
  • Ministry of Emergency Situations
  • Ministry of Energy
  • Ministry of Finance
  • Ministry of Foreign Affairs
  • Ministry of Forestry
  • Ministry of Public Health
  • Ministry of Housing and Communal Services
  • Ministry of Industry
  • Ministry of Information
  • Ministry of Internal Affairs
  • Ministry of Justice
  • Ministry of Labour and Social Protection
  • Ministry of Natural Resources and Environmental Protection
  • Ministry of Tax Collection
  • Ministry of Trade
  • Ministry of Transport and Communications
  • Ministry of Sports and Tourism

State Committees[edit]

  • National Statistical Committee

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Presidium of the Council of Ministers of the Republic of Belarus
  2. ^ Transliteration is given according to the Official site
  3. ^ a b Andrei Kobyakov nominated new Belarus' prime minister | ВИДЕО НОВОСТИ БЕЛАРУСИ И МИРА ОТ СТВ - Stolichnoye televidenie. 27 December 2014
  4. ^ Alexander Lukashenko visits OAO Borisovdrev - The Official Internet Portal of the President of the Republic of Belarus. 8 November 2013
  5. ^ Alexander Lukashenko appoints Sergei Popkov Minister of Communications and Informatization - The Official Internet Portal of the President of the Republic of Belarus. 21 February 2014
  6. ^ Andrei Ravkov appointed Belarus’ Defense Minister - 27 November 2014
  7. ^ Tatiana Melnichuk Russian Economy News: President Lukashenko has reshuffled the government. BBC Russian. December 27, 2014
  8. ^ a b c Before an election of the president of Lukashenko replaced almost all the subordinates in the leadership of Belarus - 28 December 2014
  9. ^ spelling
  10. ^ Alexander Terekhov appointed Housing and Utilities Minister of Belarus - The Official Internet Portal of the President of the Republic of Belarus. 17 November 2014
  11. ^ Alexander Lukashenko makes new appointments - The Official Internet Portal of the President of the Republic of Belarus. 30 June 2014
  12. ^ "Alexander Lukashenko holds session of NOC Executive Council". The Official Internet Portal of the President of the Republic of Belarus. 1 November 2012. Archived from the original on 25 April 2014. 
  13. ^ David M. Herszenhorn. As Crisis Saps Economy, Belarus Replaces Premier 27 December 2014