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European Commission urges Ukraine to stock up gas

EC vice-president for the energy union, Maros Sefcovic met Ukraine's prime minister Volodymyr Groysman in Brussels July 19. They discussed a broad agenda of issues related to EU – Ukraine energy relations and underlined the need to carry on the important reform

EC to propose visa liberalization with Ukraine in April

European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker has said that the European Commission will make a proposal for visa liberalization with Ukraine in April, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to UNIAN. "As far as visa liberalization is concerned, we have a shared interest in making

Presidents of Ukraine and the EC agreed on next steps of the visa-free regime introduction for Ukrainians

On Friday March 11 Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko had a phone conversation with President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker. The parties coordinated future steps on the introduction of the visa-free regime for Ukrainians, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to the press

EC may green-light visa lift for Ukrainians “witnin next month” – Commissioner

“Ukraine is working very hard on all these issues in order to meet all benchmarks,” the official said at a press point on visa liberalization dialogue with Georgia, an UNIAN correspondent in Brussels reports. “We’re still working in a positive way in order

European Commission to consider visa liberalization for Ukraine and Georgia separately – MEP

The issue of the EU visa liberalization for Georgia will be considered separately from Ukraine, MEP and the parliament's rapporteur on the Association Agreement between the EU and Georgia Andrejs Mamikins said in an interview with Georgian Rustavi 2 TV broadcasting company,

European Commission to postpone visa-free regime for Ukraine until referendum in the Netherlands

Brussels is not convinced Ukraine has done enough to fight corruption, and therefore should not be grouped together with Georgia in the proposal, unnamed EU officials told RFE/RL, Joinfo.ua repors. In December, the European Commission said both countries had fulfilled the criteria to

The European Commission confirmed that Ukraine is ready for visa-free regime with the EU

On Friday, the European Commission approved the sixth report on Ukraine’s implementation of the Visa Liberalization Action Plan (VLAP). The report was approved at the board meeting of the EC, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to eurointegration.com.ua. "Taking into account the results of

The European Commission to give a positive recommendation on the visa-free regime for Ukraine and Georgia on Tuesday

The European Commission to give a positive recommendation on the visa-free regime for Ukraine and Georgia on Tuesday. This was stated by Johannes Hahn, the European Commissioner for European Neighbourhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations, before the meeting of the EU Council on Foreign