Eurovision 2017: Don’t let Russia spoil the contest, 2016 winner tells fellow Ukrainians

Animosity has festered between Ukraine and Russia since Moscow's annexation of Crimea in 2014, and has spilled over into the continent-wide songfest, won last year by Crimean Tatar singer Jamala, Joinfo.com reports with reference to Reuters. Russia is boycotting this year's competition,

Ambassadors of Culture at the UkraineIS International Forum

On March 18 UkraineIS International Forum featured several thematic demonstrations. As Joinfo.com already reported, the road show of UkraineIS hi-tech projects included state-of-the-art virtual reality apps and 3d models, guest demonstration of drone flights and more. And at the end

Eurovision 2017: TAYANNA and ‘Backflip’ Group Are Ukraine’s First National Finalists

The Ukraine’s jury of the first national semi-finals of Eurovision 2017 which took place in Kyiv, has voted for a singer TAYANNA (Tatiana Reshetnyak) and “Backflip” group., according to a report posted on the Facebook page of the contest, Joinfo.com reports. The jury

Eurovision 2017: Contestants order announced

Eurovision Song Contest announced the results of the Semi-Final Allocation Draw that determines what countries will participate in each Semi-Final, Joinfo.com reports citing 112 Ukraine TV Channel. During the ceremony, Mrs Eva-Louise Erlandsson Slorach, President of the City Council of Stockholm, handed over the

Ukrainian Cabinet approves plan of measures to prepare for Eurovision 2017 in Kyiv

According to Interfax-Ukraine, the government made the corresponding decision at a meeting on Tuesday. First Deputy Minister of Culture Svitlana Fomenko noted the draft regulation was designed to perform the order to prepare for the contest. Ukraine won the right to hold Eurovision

Ukrainian President congratulated Jamala on victory at Eurovision song contest

Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko wrote on Twitter congratulations to Jamala after he personally greeted Ukrainian singer, Joinfo.ua reports. “ personally congratulated Jamala on her winning. All Ukrainian people spoke to the world with her voice tonight! Truth won, as always!”

Ukraine’s Jamala wins Eurovision 2016

Ukrainian singer Jamala has won Eurovision 2016 song contest on Saturday night at the Stockholm's Globe Arena. Her song 1944 about mass deportation of Crimean Tatars by the Soviet Regime scored 534 points, Joinfo.ua reports. Congratulations to Jamala! Australian

Watch online: Eurovision 2016 Grand Final

"I expect that my song will stay in the hearts of millions after tonight's show," Jamala told to Eurovision.tv, Joinfo.ua reports. "This is very important experience for me. I'm so impressed with the highest level of organization and sense of humor at

Ahead of Grand Finale of Eurovision 2016 bookmakers consider Ukraine’s odds at 9/2

After yesterday’s performance at the 2nd semi-final of Eurovision song contest in Stockholm, Ukrainian singer Jamala with her entry 1944 is considered to take the third place with odds of 9/2, Joinfo.ua reports with reference to the Huffington Post. But Russia’s

Ukrainian singer Jamala won Eurostory Award 2016 for best line in her Eurovision song

Ukrainian singer Jamala won the Eurostory Award 2016 for the line “You think you are gods, but everyone dies” in her song ‘1944.’ A new Eurovision-related site www.eurostory.nl, online magazine about the Eurovision song contest, awarded Jamala with Eurostory Award