Government of Belarus

Government of Belarus
Урад Рэспублікі Беларусь
Formation 1994
Jurisdiction Republic of Belarus

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 Prime Minister of Belarus, who manages the main agenda of the government and direct the ministers.

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Council of Ministers

Below are the 32 members of the Council of Ministers as of January 2016. The Prime Minister, the head of his administration, the chairman of the State Control Committee, the five deputy prime ministers and three selected ministers together form the Presidium of the Council of Ministers. These officials are highlighted in yellow.

Prime Minister Andrei Kobyakov
Chief of staff to the President of Belarus Alexander Kosinets
Chairman of the State Control Committee Leonid Anfimov
First Deputy Prime Minister Vasily Matyushevsky
Deputy Prime Minister Anatoly Kalinin
Deputy Prime Minister Natalia Kochanova
Deputy Prime Minister Mikhail Rusyi
Deputy Prime Minister Vladimir Semashko
Minister of Agriculture and FoodLeonid Zayats
Minister of Architecture and ConstructionAnatoly Cherny
Minister of Communication and InformatizationSergei Popkov
Minister of CultureBoris Svetlov
Minister of DefenceAndrei Ravkov
Minister of Economy Vladimir Zinovsky
Minister of EducationMihail Zhuravkov
Minister of Emergency SituationsVladimir Vashchenko
Minister of EnergyVladimir Potupchik
Minister of Finance Vladimir Amarin
Minister of Foreign Affairs Vladimir Makei
Minister of ForestryMikhail Amelianovich
Minister of Public HealthVasily Zharko
Minister of Housing and Communal ServicesAlexandr Terekhov
Minister of IndustryVitaly Vovk
Minister of InformationLiliya Ananich
Minister of Internal AffairsIgor Shunevich
Minister of JusticeOleg Slizhevsky
Minister of Labour and Social ProtectionMarianna Shchetkina
Minister of Natural Resources and Environmental ProtectionAndrei Kovkhuto
Minister of Tax CollectionSergey Nalivaiko
Minister of TradeVladimir Koltovich
Minister of Transport and CommunicationsAnatoly Sivak
Minister of Sports and TourismAlexander Shamko

Chairmen of the State Committees

State Security CommitteeValery Vakulchik
State Military-Industrial CommitteeSergei Gurulev
State Committee on PropertyAndrey Gaev
State Science and Technology CommitteeVictor Nazarenko
State Border CommitteeLeonid Maltsev
State Customs CommitteeYuri Senko

Heads of the subordinate agencies

State Food Industry ConcernAlexander Zabello
State Petroleum and Chemicals ConcernIgor Lyashenko
State Light Industry Goods Production and Sales ConcernNikolay Efimchik
Production and Trade Concern of Forestry, Woodworking and Pulp-and-Paper IndustryYuri Nazarov
Republican Union of Consumer CooperativesValery Ivanov
Republican Centre for Sanatorium-and-Spa TreatmentGennady Bolbatovsky
Commissioner for Religions and NationalitiesLeonid Gouliako

See also


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