News for Ukraine, Transcarpathian region, Uzhgorod, Mukachevo, Hust, Beregove

2016-06-05 18:01

I'd like to extend a personal "thank you" to the Ambassador of Turkey to Ukraine who, despite the weekend, quickly provided help.
Next week, we will hold additional consultations with the Turkish side in order to avoid similar situations in the future.

2016-05-24 19:38

Following the Revolution of Dignity, Ukraine has taken big political and economic steps forward. Today, we need to assess what has been accomplished and what Ukraine should achieve in the next fifteen years. The nation needs to set ambitious goals, aiming for an average economic growth rate of 6-7 percent a year. That kind of growth is possible because Ukraine is lagging so far behind neighboring European countries.

2016-05-16 20:27

MUKACHEVO, Ukraine — Before gliding along trails or sliding down slopes, many of the world’s skis start at this bustling, sprawling factory in western Ukraine.

2016-03-29 20:30
A billionaire Ukrainian living in Austria has told Bloomberg he wants to end his self-imposed exile and return to his own country. Dmitry Firtash, who made his fortune as a middleman for Russian gas exports, was released from Austrian custody in March 2014 after paying a 125 million-euro bond ($140 million), the highest ever in the Alpine republic’s history, after an Austrian court rejected a U.S. request to extradite him.
2016-03-21 09:54

Kosice sits at the foot of light hilly terrain to the north and with fine vineyard culture towards the southern lowlands, in eastern Slovakia.

2016-02-26 16:17

Travelling from Lviv to Budapest with Ukraine Railways is a real pleasure. The international train and carriage itself carries a fine sense of romance and intrigue from a bygone era with its graceful, old-fashioned décor and charm. This daytime venture takes you through two contrasting lands – the spectacular Carpathians hills and valleys of Ukraine and the majestic Puszta flatlands of Hungary – before arriving at Budapest approximately 14 hours later. It is worth noting that in either direction the service no longer operates overnight, unless one travels to or from Kyiv.

2016-02-13 13:54

A great deal has been achieved in the two years since the Euromaidan uprising — now known as the Revolution of Dignity — overthrew the regime of President Viktor Yanukovych. In its wake, voters chose a parliament and a president who were publicly committed to democracy, the rule of law, and the fight against corruption. Civil society, once subdued, has become a vocal and active player in everyday life. Our military managed to stave off defeat and hold its own against the Russian-sponsored separatist revolt in the East.

2016-01-30 17:28

Through a needle’s eye for art at Microscopic Museum

Szentendre’s Mikró Csodák/Microscopic Museum is a wondrous place: as one may rightfully ask, how is it possible to create such tiny, exquisite things?

2016-01-22 15:44
Here is a light, cheerful Breakfast TV interview, in Uzhgorod
2016-01-22 07:01

Infrastructure projects are always expensive and never quick. But when a country makes these sorts of investments, it sends a clear signal to its foreign partners: "We are serious. We are responsible. We are promising. We understand the needs of businesses and are ready to meet those needs."

2016-01-09 15:11
Slemence/ Szelmenc divided village by Alex Stemp
2016-01-08 23:03
This is a light, tourist film about the River Duna, and my favourite places along the way to Slovakia.
2016-01-07 23:17
"Carol of the Bells" (also known as the "Ukrainian Bell Carol") is a choral miniature work originally composed by the Ukrainian composer Mykola Dmytrovych Leontovych.
2015-12-23 22:17

Ukrainian agony - The concealed war (Official full English version by Mark Bartalmai) now free to watch
Since mid-July 2014, our war correspondent team is still on site in the southeast of Ukraine – in the Donbass. We shot countless videos and scored over a thousand photos.
2015-12-14 11:13

Transcarpathian rescuers conduct a training seminar at the Dragobrat meadow.

2015-12-12 23:17
Mukachevo Castle, Uzhgorod Castle
2015-12-07 23:25

It is a jump in time when one goes from one side of the village to the other.

2015-12-05 12:11
Ukraine is the largest country in Europe. We have a unique mixture of attractions - the seaside, mountains, kilometers of rivers and lakes, marvelous cities and authentic countryside. Ukraine is beautiful and safe to visit. Every year we host thousands of festivals, sporting events, and music performances.
2015-12-04 17:27

"There were spiders and draught there. So I ammediately thought that there must be a tunnel" - Oleksander Nikitchuk says.

2015-06-03 13:16

Uzhgorod deputies plan to make changes to the program of economic and social development of Uzhgorod in 2015. It is proposed to amend the Annex "Construction and reconstruction of socio-cultural and municipal facilities for 2015".