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Facts About Novopolotsk
Novopolotsk is a city in Vitebsk Oblast, Belarus.
Novopolotsk is the leading producer in the refining and chemical industry business, in the region of Vitebsk Oblast.
The history of Novopolotsk dates back to the year 1958, when a large number of enthusiasts, workers and builders, seeking new experiences and romantic feelings came here to establish a new town.
Novopolotsk was Founded in 1958.
The Name Novopolotsk means “New Polotsk”, which refers to the city of Polotsk which is located near the city.
The Estimated Population of Novopolotsk is 110,000
The city now has 12 secondary schools and 2 gymnasiums, many kindergartens and the two subsidiaries of Polotsk State University.
Novopolotsk is twinned with Chauffailles, France; Dmitrovsky, Russia; Elektrostal, Russia; Givors, France; Kruševac, Serbia; Kstovo, Russia; Kursk, Russia; Ludza, Latvia; Mažeikiai, Lithuania; Odintsovo, Russia; Orekhovo-Zuyevo, Russia; Ostrowiec Świętokrzyski, Poland; Pantelej, Serbia; Pavlovsk, Russia; Płock, Poland; Pushkin, Russia; Skadovsk, Ukraine; Smiltene, Latvia; Ventspils, Latvia & Weihai, China.
Novopolotsk has six hotels.
The city of Novopolotsk has an a cappella music group, which won an international award.