Venues at this year's European Games in Minsk will be smoke-free zones, it has been announced.
More than 20,000 tickets have so far been sold for the 2019 European Games in Minsk, organisers have announced, although that equates to only five per cent of the overall number available.
Minsk 2019 claim that all sport facilities for this year's European Games in the Belarusian capital have been completed and are ready.
The vice-president of the Faroese Confederation of Sports and Olympic Committee (FCSOC) Jon Hestoy has welcomed a decision from the European Olympic Committees (EOC) which allows athletes from the territory to compete in this year's European Games in Minsk.
A two-metre ice sculpture of the 2019 European Games mascot and logo is being unveiled in the Belarusian capital of Minsk.
Agreements have been reached for over 100 countries to broadcast coverage of the 2019 European Games in Minsk, according to the European Olympic Committees (EOC).
An all-event package for shotgun and rifle and pistol events at the 2019 European Games in Minsk has gone on sale due to high demand for tickets.
An archery test event is set to be held in Minsk this May as part of preparations for the 2019 European Games.
The Minsk 2019 Organising Committee has signed agreements with Belarusian diaspora organisations in Lithuania and Italy.
This year's International Book Fair in Minsk will be themed on the upcoming 2019 European Games in the city, it has been announced.
Street lighting along Minsk's major thoroughfare will be renovated for the 2019 European Games in June, it has been announced.
Minsk 2019 have said they hope to attract 70,000 tourists to the country for the Minsk 2019 European Games, after a Government official said they were expecting 30,000.
Belarus' National History Museum will put on an interactive exhibition about folk art during the Minsk 2019 European Games.
The President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko has piled pressure on the country's athletes before their home 2019 European Games in Minsk, saying the country is "tired of waiting for results".
Significant improvements to medical care have been made in Minsk as part of preparations for this year's European Games in the Belarus capital.