[tz] Republic of Belarus is NOT considering time zone change due to Russia's change

Alexander Bokovoy abokovoy at redhat.com
Thu Oct 9 05:25:14 UTC 2014

On Thu, 09 Oct 2014, Alexander Bokovoy wrote:
>On Tue, 23 Sep 2014, Alexander Bokovoy wrote:
>>a local news site got a comment from  PR service of Belarussian National Standardization
>>Committee that government is currently deciding on the time zone change
>>to follow Russia. The decision is not yet made and I was unable to find
>>any other source or reference at any governmental site, which is,
>>unfortunately, typical.
>>http://news.tut.by/society/416667.html (in Russian)
>Finally, Belarussian government decided against changing to winter time.
>It looks like a transport lobby was effective this time and convinced
>government that changing time zone is not going to be cost-effective.
>Sources (in Russian) all cite PR service of Council of Ministers:
And here is source in English:

/ Alexander Bokovoy

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