Ukraine News Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:51:29 +0000The Moscow Times: Russia voices ‘unconditional’ support for Iran nuclear deal
Russia has voiced full support for the Iran nuclear deal, among other parties to the agreement, despite U.S. sanctions resuming this fall. U.S. President Donald Trump abandoned the 2015 Iranian nuclear deal last May and restored economic sanctions on...Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:43:35 +0000Deutsche Welle: Danish scandal reveals UK’s Faustian pact with Russia
EU Justice Commissioner Vera Jourova has addressed recent revelations that Denmark’s biggest bank, Danske, via its Estonian subsidiary, had laundered €200 billion ($235 billion) of illicit Russian cash between 2007 and 2015. Danske’s CE...Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:36:30 +0000Aljazeera: Will Trump fire Rod Rosenstein over Russia interference probe?
US Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is overseeing the investigation into alleged Russian interference during the 2016 election. Read more here.
The post Aljazeera: Will Trump fire Rod Rosenstein over Russia interference probe? appeared first on...Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:33:04 +0000The Financial: Germany to share experience on aviation safety oversight with Ukraine
On September 26-28, state aviation safety oversight experts from Ukraine will visit Germany to learn about international requirements for the skills and training of air navigation services. Read more here.
The post The Financial: Germany to share e...Tue, 25 Sep 2018 08:27:48 +0000Economy ministry registers two more industrial parks
Ukraine’s Economic Development and Trade Ministry has placed Zakhid Resurs industrial park (Horodok, Lviv region) and Ternopil industrial park in the register of industrial parks, becoming 32nd and 33rd parks in the register. According to infor...
Unian News Agency Tue, 25 Sep 2018 11:36:00 +0300Three Ukrainian servicemen injured in new Molot mortar rupture
The previous large-scale incident involving Molot mortars was reported on July 6.Tue, 25 Sep 2018 10:57:00 +0300Ukraine sees 31 % rise in car imports in Jan-July
Car imports from the EU states over the period under review were estimated at US$617 million.Tue, 25 Sep 2018 10:27:00 +0300Two Ukrainian ships safely arrive in Ukraine's Mariupol across Russian-controlled Kerch Strait
Two small armored artillery boats, the R177 Kremenchuk and the R178 Lubny, were accompanying them.Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:55:00 +0300Unemployment in Ukraine drops to 8.3% in Q2
There were 16.5 million employed people in Ukraine in April-June 2018.Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:20:00 +0300Reuters: Oil just below four-year high as producers resist output rise to offset Iran sanctions
The United States from November 4 will target Iran's oil exports with sanctions.
Zik Thu, 30 Nov 2017 19:57:00 +0200A note by ZIK's translator
Due to restructuring, ZIK’s English-language site is closing down as of Dec. 1.
Thu, 30 Nov 2017 19:51:00 +0200NABU decries interference of SBU and PGO in its operations
The national Anticorruption Bureau of Ukraine said in a Nov. 30 statement that its secret operation in the State Migration Service aimed at exposing corrupt officials was disrupted by SBU and Prosecutor General’s Office.
During the operation when a...Thu, 30 Nov 2017 19:30:00 +0200Denmark bans North Stream over its territory
Danish legislators have passed the law banning the construction by Russia of the North Stream-2 gas pipeline in its territorial waters, Radio Svoboda reports Nov. 30.
Wed, 29 Nov 2017 17:15:00 +0200 “Axe to fall on AMCU,” – Premier Grojsman
The attempts by the Anti-Monopoly Committee of Ukraine to block public tenders are evidence of corruption and pose a threat to Ukraine’s development, Premier Grojsman said, addressing the International Forum of mayors, 112 Ukrayina TV reports Nov. ...Wed, 29 Nov 2017 17:02:00 +0200Justice ministry blows whistle on SBI Director Roman Truba
In a letter to the president’s office, the Justice Ministry reminds that new State Bureau of Investigation Director Roman Truba had no mandatory screening, the ministry’s lustration department head Anastasia Zadorozhna writes in Facebook Nov. 29....