Все посты за december 2015

Breakdown of the power line caused rolling blackouts in Crimea

In the evening of December 30, a breakdown of the high-voltage line Kakhovka-Titan in Kherson region of Ukraine, which provides electricity supply from mainland Ukraine into Russia-occupied Crimea, caused rolling blackouts in the peninsula, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to RIA Novosti. The so-called

Nadiya Savchenko is losing weight rapidly

Vira Savchenko believes that a dry hunger strike harms her sister’s health. According to her, Nadiya Savchenko is losing weight rapidly, unlike to the previous hunger protest, as she said to TSN TV channel, Joinfo.ua reports. Vira Savchenko noted that Nadiya loses

Secrets of underground Uzhgorod

Oleksandr, a private entrepreneur from Uzhgorod city in the western Ukraine, decided to make renovation in his house to open a shop. So, he started renovation and discovered a vast cave under the floor, which turned out to be an old Soviet period

‘Brothers Ukrainians’ became an official anthem of the Anti-Terrorist Operation

The song ‘Brothers Ukrainians’ of the group ‘Shablya’ has officially become the anthem of the ATO. Vova Geyser, the leader of the group, has recently received an official certificate from the Administration of the President of Ukraine, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to

Ukraine imposes a moratorium on the payment of Russian $3 billion debt

Ukrainian PM Arseniy Yatsenyuk, at the meeting of the Cabinet of Ukraine on Wednesday, confirmed the decision to impose a moratorium on the payment of debt to the Russian Federation in the amount of $ 3 billion, taken by the government of

Normandy Four agreed to extend the Minsk Agreements into 2016

On Wednesday, the participants of Normandy Four - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, German Chancellor Angela Merkel, French President Francois Hollande and Russian President Vladimir Putin - held a phone conference about the tense and unstable situation in eastern Ukraine. Leaders of the countries

Finance Minister announced a difficult beginning of the financial year for Ukraine

Finance Minister Natalie Yaresko believes that the amendments to the Tax Code and the budget will be agreed with the IMF. She announced it during the briefing, Joinfo.ua reports. "I want to draw your attention to the role of the budget in the

Ukraine prepared a list of prohibited imports from Russia

The Agreement on the Free and Comprehensive Free Trade Area between the EU and Ukraine will come into force on January 1, 2016. On December 16, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on the suspension of the free trade area agreement with

National Bank of Ukraine to loan $9 bln in 2016

December 29, Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Valeriya Gontareva held a final press conference. She said that Ukraine will receive financing from the IMF in amount up to $4.58 bln, the World Bank - $0.21 bln, the EU -

Ukrainian Central Bank projects 44% inflation by the end of 2015

Speaking at the press conference in Kyiv on Tuesday, Valeriya Gontareva, the Head of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) said: “Inflation will reach about 44% by the end of 2015", Joinfo.ua reports with reference to UNIAN. The consumer prices in Ukraine increased