Ukraine News Thu, 23 Jan 2020 09:58:32 +0000Reuters: Russia says militants killed up to 40 Syrian soldiers in Idlib attack
Russia’s defense ministry said on Jan. 23 that hundreds of Syrian militants launched multiple attacks in Syria’s Idlib province, killing up to 40 Syrian soldiers and wounding 80, the Interfax news agency reported. Read more here.
The post Reuters...Thu, 23 Jan 2020 09:49:42 +0000UNIAN: Ukraine ranks 126th in TI’s Corruption Perception Index 2019
Transparency International (TI) has released the Corruption Perceptions Index (CPI) 2019, according to which Ukraine lost two points, scoring 30 out of 100. Read more here.
The post UNIAN: Ukraine ranks 126th in TI’s Corruption Perception Inde...Thu, 23 Jan 2020 09:45:23 +0000Ukrinform: Honcharuk holds National Investment Council meeting in Davos
Prime Minister of Ukraine Oleksiy Honcharuk held a meeting of the National Investment Council in Davos. Read more here. Subscribe to Kyiv Post Ukraine Digest Subscribe Please, fill in the Email field
The post Ukrinform: Honcharuk holds National Inves...Thu, 23 Jan 2020 09:33:14 +0000Reuters: China locks down city of 11 million at epicenter of virus outbreak
China is putting on lockdown a city of 11 million people considered the epicenter of a new coronavirus outbreak that has killed 17 and infected nearly 600, as health authorities around the world scramble to prevent a global pandemic. Read more here. ...Thu, 23 Jan 2020 09:24:15 +0000Associated Press: WHO representative addresses China’s new virus outbreak
Shortly before authorities closed off the Chinese city at the epicenter of an outbreak of a new virus, the World Health Organization sent a team led by country representative Gauden Galea to check conditions on the ground in Wuhan, an inland city of ...Thu, 23 Jan 2020 09:14:58 +0000Financial Times: Russia’s rally puts it back on the radar for global fund managers
Russia’s equity market was stuck six years ago. The Ukraine crisis, and resulting western sanctions, sent stock prices lower, with investors balking at the country’s economic prospects. Making matters worse, the oil price slumped. Read more here....Thu, 23 Jan 2020 09:07:27 +0000Ukraine to discuss review of Association Agreement with EU in 2020
Ukraine plans to discuss the update of the Ukraine-EU Association Agreement (AA) in 2020 in three key areas, Deputy Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture Minister, Ukraine’s Trade Representative Taras Kachka has said. “The Associati...Thu, 23 Jan 2020 08:51:51 +0000Associated Press: Democrats face risks and limits in Trump’s impeachment trial
The challenge is becoming increasingly clear for House Democrats prosecuting President Donald Trump’s impeachment case as the Senate convenes for a second day of arguments in the landmark trial. Read more here. Subscribe to Kyiv Post Ukraine Digest...Thu, 23 Jan 2020 08:41:16 +0000Honcharuk expects start of new program with IMF in coming months
Ukrainian Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk is satisfied with the negotiations with Managing Director of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Kristalina Georgieva held on January 22 and is waiting for the launch of the new Extended Fund Facility (EFF...Thu, 23 Jan 2020 08:34:52 +0000UNIAN: Ukraine reports one soldier killed amid six attacks in Donbas on Jan. 22
Russia-led forces on January 22 mounted six attacks on Ukrainian Army positions in Donbas, eastern Ukraine, with one Ukrainian soldier reported as killed in action (KIA). Read more here.
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