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    Erdogan ratifies agreement with Russia on gas pipeline bypassing Ukraine
    Dec06

    Erdogan ratifies agreement with Russia on gas pipeline bypassing Ukraine

    Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has signed a law on ratification of the agreement with Russia on the construction of the Turkish Stream as pipeline, RBC-Ukraine reports with reference to the Turkish president`s press service. ”Turkish Stream involves the construction of two lines with a pumping capacity of 31.5 billion cubic meters of...

    Ukraine-EU-Russia trilateral gas meeting to be held in Brussels Dec 9
    Dec06

    Ukraine-EU-Russia trilateral gas meeting to be held in Brussels Dec 9

    A trilateral meeting in the Ukraine – Russia – EU format on the organization of deliveries and transit of gas from Russia to Europe can be held in Brussels on December 9, Ukraine`s oil and gas giant NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine wrote on Facebook. ”We reaffirm readiness of the Ukrainian side to hold a trilateral meeting in Brussels on...

    EU nations near compromise on how to counter Russian gas supply risks
    Dec05

    EU nations near compromise on how to counter Russian gas supply risks

    EU nations are edging toward a compromise on a proposal to guard against gas supply disruptions, agreeing to share details on contracts and cooperate across borders, the Slovak presidency said on Monday, according to Reuters. Cuts in gas supplies from Russia in 2006 and 2009 exposed the bloc`s vulnerability – particularly in eastern Europe...

    Ukrainian  local budgets` receipts in 11 months estimated at US$ 5 bln in equivalent
    Dec05

    Ukrainian local budgets` receipts in 11 months estimated at US$ 5 bln in equivalent

    Receipts of the Ukrainian local budgets` general fund January through November 2016, excluding inter-budget transfers, were estimated at UAH 131.9 billion, or $5 billion in the equivalent, according to Ukraine`s Finance Ministry. This was 49.6%, or UAH 43.7 billion, up year-over-year, the ministry said. The receipts in the 11 months accounted for...

    Euro drops to 20-month low as Renzi concedes referendum defeat
    Dec05

    Euro drops to 20-month low as Renzi concedes referendum defeat

    The euro fell to the weakest level since March 2015 as Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi said he would resign after conceding defeat in the nation`s constitutional referendum, according to Bloomberg. The single currency dropped against all its 16 major counterparts as the referendum on Renzi`s plans to rein in the power of the Senate was...

    Antonov needs about $700 mln for serial production of aircraft
    Dec05

    Antonov needs about $700 mln for serial production of aircraft

    Ukraine`s state-owned enterprise Antonov, the only Ukrainian designer and manufacturer of cargo and passenger planes, needs to raise $703.2 million to launch full-scale production of aircraft, according to news portal LІGA.net. This issue was on the agenda of a meeting on the aviation industry, which was chaired by Ukrainian Prime Minister...

    National Bank of Ukraine reveals 32 illegal exchange offices in Kyiv
    Dec05

    National Bank of Ukraine reveals 32 illegal exchange offices in Kyiv

    The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) revealed 32 illegal foreign exchange booths in Kyiv in the course of October inspections. According to the report, the National Bank is not a body authorized to deal with the illegal exchange offices, as it is the responsibility of the Ministry of Internal Affairs, the SBU Security Service, and the State Fiscal...

    Ukraine expects grain harvest of over 64 mln tonnes
    Dec05

    Ukraine expects grain harvest of over 64 mln tonnes

    The Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food expects that the Ukrainian agrarians in the current year will collect some 64.2 million tonnes of grain, which is 4 million tonnes more than in 2015, with the average yield of 44.8 c/ha, according to the ministry press service. According to the report, 26.1 million tonnes of wheat will be harvested, which...

    Kyiv Commercial Court obliges Gazprom to pay UAH 171 bln in fines and penalties on ACU`s claim
    Dec05

    Kyiv Commercial Court obliges Gazprom to pay UAH 171 bln in fines and penalties on ACU`s claim

    The Commercial Court of Kyiv has fully satisfied the claim of the Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine (ACU) to the Russian gas monopoly Gazprom, brought for violation of Ukrainian competition law, and obliged Gazprom to pay UAH 171 billion fines and penalties on the claim, according to the ACU`s statement, which is at the disposal at UNIAN. ”Today,...

    NBU Council to consider monetary policy for 2017 on December 21
    Dec05

    NBU Council to consider monetary policy for 2017 on December 21

    The Board of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has submitted to the NBU Council its proposals for basic principles of monetary policy for 2017 and the medium term, which the Council plans to consider at its meeting on December 21, the NBU`s press service told UNIAN. As noted in the draft, the medium-term inflation target is set at 5%, including...

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