Who can import cars into Belarus without tariffs?
“I heard that recently they abolished the payment of customs duties for individuals when importing a car into Belarus. I would like to know the details. Alexander Mikhailov, Leningrad region.”
In fact, on June 22, the decision of the Council of the Eurasian Economic Commission came into force, according to which people can import cars from another state into Belarus for personal use without paying a fee, if the car was purchased on credit or leasing. abroad. . This applies to those who move to one of the EAEU countries (Armenia, Belarus, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan and Russia) to obtain permanent residence or have received refugee, migrant status.
The benefit will be available to displaced citizens subject to certain conditions: a car from the owner’s previous country of residence is imported within 18 months from the date of receipt of permanent residence, refugee status, forced migrant; before that, the citizen did not import vehicles into the new country of residence, which were already exempt from customs duties and taxes; at the time of release for free circulation, the car must be owned by a natural person; the car is registered as the property of a citizen for at least six months until the moment of obtaining the right to permanent residence in another state.
It should be remembered that owners of electric vehicles, citizens of the country, as well as foreigners and stateless persons permanently residing in Belarus, have the right to import duty-free into Belarus. This was established by presidential decree dated March 12, 2020, in order to stimulate the demand for electric vehicles, promote the creation of a charging infrastructure and conditions for the development of their production and autocomponents. The period of validity of the zero duty rate is set for December 31, 2025. By the way, among the EAEU countries, Belarus has been assigned the maximum quota for duty-free import of electric cars – in 2022, 10 thousand cars with an electric motor, in 2023, 15 thousand. In addition, owners of electric vehicles until January 1, 2026 are exempt from charging fees for the use of community car parks.
What will be the program of the festival of medieval culture “Knight’s Fest”?
“We are going to Belarus with friends. In addition to the events of the II Games of the CIS countries, we plan to visit the festival of medieval culture in Mstislavl. I would like to know more about the program of the event. Denis Chernykh , Moscow.”
The festival of medieval culture “Knight’s Fest” will take place in Mstislavl on August 5. According to the Mogilev regional methodological center for folk art and cultural and educational work, almost the entire city will become a festival site next Saturday. The organizers are preparing medieval quests, treasure hunts, attractions, photo zones, various thematic exhibitions and a batleika for guests. In addition, there will be a medieval costume contest, in which everyone can participate. Applications are accepted until August 5, the day of the festival the results will be added.
By tradition, the main events of the holiday will take place on Castle Hill. At 11.30 a.m. the performance of the historic equestrian club “Golden Spur” of the Minsk region will take place. After that, buhurts and knightly duels begin. At 14.00 the concert of the Khmelny Vir folk group and a master class in medieval dances will begin. Subsequently, the public will be able to enjoy the fairy tale staged by the equestrian historical club.
And at 4:30 p.m. the tactical assaults “Capture the Banner” and “Protection of the King” will take place on Castle Hill. Then massive battles and an archery tournament will begin. Further in the program there are demonstration performances and an acrobatic show from the “Scottish Infantry” club from Molodechno. At 7:00 p.m. there will be chivalrous entertainment, the “Circle of Odin” tournament, a theatrical assault on the castle and various maneuvers. After that, the winners of the tournaments will be awarded. The festival program will continue with concerts and fire shows.
What documents do I need to submit to enroll in the first class?
“We are moving to Belarus, where my husband’s parents live. My son should go to the first grade in the fall. What documents and in what period of time should he submit for the child to be enrolled? Evgenia Teplitskaya, Arkhangelsk .”
In Belarus, documents for registration in the first class began to be accepted from June 12, registration will last until August 15. Such rules are established for children who attend school at the place of enrollment in their microdistrict. The Ministry of Education clarified: you can go to another. The reception of vacancies will take place from August 16 to 28.
If the child is going to study in their neighborhood, the parents must have their birth certificate and medical certificate with them. When applying for vacant places at another school, parents should write a corresponding application addressed to the principal, wait until mid-August (then it will be clear how many children are enrolled) and find out if there was enough space.
The Ministry of Education explained that the local executive and administrative bodies annually assign a microdistrict to a school. Information can be found on the website of any educational institution and department of education.
Six-year-olds may enroll in first grade (at parent request, and infants who turn six from September 1-30 of the school year). It is necessary to submit an application to the school (written in an educational institution), a birth certificate of the child (original and a copy), a medical certificate about the state of his health, the conclusion of the correctional and development center. education and rehabilitation (in the training program (if any), a passport of one of the legal representatives).