Belarus President Aleksandr Lukashenko made new appointments on 16 May.
The head of state appointed:
Aleksandr Kilchevsky deputy chairman of the Presidium of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus;
Andrei Ivanets chief academic secretary of the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus;
Igor Fisenko Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Belarus to the Principality of Monaco and the Portuguese Republic with concurrent accreditation.
The President also approved the appointment of:
Vitaly Kulak as chairman of the Zhabinka District Executive Committee;
Yuri Bisun as chairman of the Pruzhany District Executive Committee;
Anatoly Tkachuk as chairman of the Ivanovo District Executive Committee;
Tatyana Lugina as chairperson of the Belarusian light industry concern company Bellegprom;
Aleksei Kushnarenko as director general of the state industrial association for fuel and gasification Beltopgaz;
Valery Ivankovich as director general of OAO Minsk Automobile Plant - managing company of Belavtomaz;
Grigory Ivankov as director general of Lidselmash;
Aleksandr Dovgalo as director general of Belarusian Cement Company;
Vyacheslav Shutilin as rector of the Belarusian State Economic University;
Vitaly Velikanov as rector of the Belarusian State Agricultural Academy;
Vadim Makhanko as director general of the NASB Institute of Potato Farming and Horticulture;
Igor Kostyukov as first deputy architecture and construction minister;
Aleksei Ananich as deputy architecture and construction minister;
Mikhail Grib as member of the Vitebsk Oblast Executive Committee;
Kirill Shik as member of the Minsk Oblast Executive Committee;
Ivan Kubrakov as member of the Minsk Oblast Executive Committee.