The Belarusian President set a task to reform the Presidential Administration's activities when appointing Natalia Kochanova Head of the Presidential Administration and Maxim Ryzhenkov First Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration. Alexander Lukashenko drew attention to the importance of the ideological component in the Administration's activities, announced specific proposals and gave instructions on reforming the institution. Separately, Alexander Lukashenko focused on optimising the work of presidential assistants and reminded of his instructions on bureaucratising and optimising the state apparatus.