Government of Belarus

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Government of Belarus
Урад Рэспублікі Беларусь
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JurisdictionRepublic of Belarus
Executive branch
Prime MinisterSergei Rumas

The Government of the Republic of Belarus (Belarusian: Урад Рэспублікі Беларусь), which consists of 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 President of Belarus, who manages the main agenda of the government and direct the ministers.[1] The National Assembly of Belarus is the continuation of the Supreme Soviet of the BSSR and acts as the functioning parliament for Belarus.

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Council of Ministers[edit]

Below are the 30 members of the Council of Ministers as of April 2019, as well as the head of the presidential administration and the chairmen of the State Committees, who are not technically ministers but are included in the Council of Ministers. Offices which are not technically counted as ministerial posts are italicized. The prime minister, the first deputy prime minister(s), the deputy prime minister(s), the ministers of economy, finance, and foreign affairs, the head of the presidential administration, and the chairman of the State Control Committee together form the Presidium of the Council of Ministers. These officials are highlighted in yellow.[2]

Prime Minister Sergei Rumas
First Deputy Prime Minister Aleksandr Turchin
Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Dvornik
Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Kukharev
Deputy Prime Minister Igor Lyashenko
Deputy Prime Minister Igor Petrishenko
Minister of Agriculture and Food Anatoly Khotko
Minister of Architecture and Construction Dmitry Mikulenok
Minister of Culture Yury Bondar
Minister of Defence Andrei Ravkov
Minister of Economy Dmitry Krutoi
Minister of Education Igor Karpenko
Minister of Emergency Situations Vladimir Vashchenko
Minister of Energy Viktor Karankevich
Minister of Finance Maksim Yermolovich
Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei
Minister of Forestry Vitaly Drozhzha
Minister of Health Care Vladimir Karanik
Minister of Housing-Communal Services Aleksandr Terekhov
Minister of Industry Pavel Utyupin
Minister of Information Aleksandr Karlyukevich
Minister of Internal Affairs Yury Karayev
Minister of Justice Oleg Slizhevsky
Minister of Labour and Social Protection Irina Kostevich
Minister of Natural Resources and Environmental Conservation Andrei Khudyk
Minister of Sport and Tourism Sergei Kovalchuk
Minister of Taxes and Duties Sergei Nalivaiko
Minister of Telecommunications and Informatisation Konstantin Shulgan
Minister of Trade Vladimir Koltovich
Minister of Transport and Communications Aleksei Avramenko
Head of the Presidential Administration Natalya Kochanova
Chairman of the State Security Committee Valery Vakulchik
Chairman of the State Control Committee Leonid Anfimov
Chairman of the State Military-Industrial Committee Roman Golovchenko
Chairman of the State Committee on Property Andrei Gayev
Chairman of the State Committee on Science and Technology Aleksandr Shumilin
Chairman of the State Committee on Standardisation Valentin Tataritsky
Chairman of the State Border Committee Anatoly Lappo
Chairman of the State Customs Committee Yury Senko

See also[edit]