It's one of the biggest countries in Europe, but even when it isn't hosting the annual song spectacle that is the Eurovision Song Contest, Ukraine struggles to attract visitors.
The administration of the US president knows that the authorities of Ukraine are conducting a large-scale company to discredit Donald J. Trump President Donald J. Trump ?!
Most airlines have been reducing flights here and much of the local airline market is under the control of one particularly unpleasant oligarch group which provides lousy and very unreliable services at ridiculous prices - in fact when I have had the time to do so, in the last couple of years I have taken to taking the train to Budapest and flying on to the UK from there rather than pay these prices, despite that meaning 31 - 34 hours on at least 4 trains.
The first open Call for Proposals of the Hungary-Slovakia-Romania-Ukraine European Neighbourhood Instrument Cross-border Cooperation Programme 2014-2020 has been launched today, on 15 February 2017, by the Hungarian Prime Minister’s Office acting as the Managing Authority (MA) of the Programme, the Slovak Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development, the Romanian Ministry of Regional Development and Public Administration and the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine acting as the National Authorities (NAs) in the Programme.
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.
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.
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.
The country is on the cliff of bankruptcy. A spate of politically motivated killings and mysterious suicides of former government officials has sown fear in the capital. Infighting has begun to splinter the pro-European majority coalition in Parliament. And a constant threat of war lingers along the Russian border.
OSCE stresses bad humanitarian situation in Donbas
Worsening of the humanitarian situation in eastern Ukraine is quite serious, spokesperson for the OSCE SMM Michael Bociurkiw announced this at a briefing in Kyiv, Ukrinform reported.
Germany ready to invest in Ukraine's energy efficiency
To finance projects to rebuild Donbas and support reforms, the statement said.
Sixteen Ukrainian soldiers have been wounded and captured during the fighting for the Donetsk airport, the press service of Ukraine's Defence Ministry reported.
"Sixteen members of the Ukrainian Armed Forces have been wounded and captured by the terrorists during the fighting," the press service reported.
For the successful implementation of reforms.
Our country is to comprehensively promote the creation and implementation of new investment and joint projects. This was stressed by Minister of EconomicDevelopment and Trade of Ukraine Aivaras Abromavicius at a meeting with Ambassador of Israel to Ukraine Eliav Belotserkovski.
This was disclosed by ATO spokesman Andriy Lysenko at a briefing in Kyiv on December 22."No soldiers have been killed or injured as a result of armed clashes over the past 24 hours," he said. Earlier, the ATO press center said that militants had fired at Ukrainian military positions six times in the past 24 hours.
UN Assistant Secretary General for Human Rights Ivan Simonovic said this at a briefing in Kyiv on Monday, an Ukrinform correspondent reports.
On the initiative of the people's Deputy, member of the group UDAR Yaroslav Dubnevych today, 11 December, registered the draft law of Ukraine "On amendments to the Customs code of Ukraine regarding the establishment of the time of transit for road transport".
Hryvnia exchange rate at the informal cash currency market on Thursday reached 17,50-18,50 hryvnia per dollar, increasing the gap between exchange value in the interbank foreign exchange market and to an even greater extent on the indicative exchange rate of the National Bank guidelines.
The draft law on abolishment of Ukraine's non-aligned status will be submitted for consideration of people's deputies next plenary week.
Working group of EU Council formulating proposals for expanding sanctions against Russia over annexation of Crimea
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All EU countries may complete the ratification of the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the EU by the end of next year, which would mean the entry into force of the document in full.
The European Commission has allocated a loan of 500 million euros to Ukraine as part of the second program of macro-financial assistance, the commission's press service has reported.
Ukraine and the European Investment Bank (EIB) have signed an agreement to finance the modernization of the Urengoi-Pomary-Uzhgorod gas pipeline for EUR 150 million.The agreement on the implementation of a project for the reconstruction, overhaul and re-equipment of the Urengoi-Pomary-Uzhgorod gas pipeline was signed by Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk on behalf of Ukraine and by EIB President Werner Hoyer on behalf of the EU
A total of 359 MPs voted for such a decision. Hroisman's candidacy was supported by the coalition. In his speech, Hroisman promised to make every effort to restore confidence in the parliament.
Sanctions against Russia are inevitable if it does not do enough to resolve the crisis in Ukraine.
This is what Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said at a joint press conference with Lithuanian President Dalia Grybauskaite in Kyiv on November 24.Ne said a decision on Ukraine's accession to NATO will be made at a referendum.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has promised to make every effort to ensure that a coalition government is formed as soon as possible.
Ukrainian politician Yulia Tymoshenko says Nadiya Savchenko, a military pilot who is in Russian custody, will represent her country's parliament in the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE).
Batkivshchyna Party leader Yulia Tymoshenko said this during the initialing of a coalition agreement on Friday, a Ukrinform correspondent reported.