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    No visa waver for Ukrainians on European Parliament`s October agenda
    Oct12

    No visa waver for Ukrainians on European Parliament`s October agenda

    European Union visa-free travel for Ukraine has not been incorporated into the agenda of the European Parliament`s session in Strasbourg on October 24-27. Neither visa liberalization for Ukraine or Georgia nor visa waiver suspension mechanism has been incorporated on the EP agenda, which was posted on its official website. The mechanism is said...

    Ukraine may press for early removal of PACE president for support of Russia
    Oct12

    Ukraine may press for early removal of PACE president for support of Russia

    Ukrainian delegates are probing the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe (PACE) regulations to officially raise the question about the early removal of PACE President Pedro Agramunt, according to media outlet Evropeiska Pravda. ”We are concerned that a politician who has been delegated by the European People`s Party to this post...

    Ukrainian Finance Ministry tasked with ensuring funds for anti-corruption agency`s needs
    Oct11

    Ukrainian Finance Ministry tasked with ensuring funds for anti-corruption agency`s needs

    Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has instructed the Finance Ministry to provide for necessary funds in the state budget to enable the National Agency for Prevention of Corruption (NAPC) to procure the equipment required, according to an UNIAN correspondent. ”Currently, there are no technical issues, meaning that the necessary...

    Journalists from German Bild share footage of demolished Shyrokyne in Donbas
    Oct11

    Journalists from German Bild share footage of demolished Shyrokyne in Donbas

    Journalists from Germany`s Bild have posted footage from the Ukrainian village of Shyrokyne, which has suffered most during the war in Donbas. The 360-degree video from the demolished village located at the Sea of Azov is available on Bild`s official YouTube channel. The journalists describe the village as one of the most ruined populated...

    Russian troops attack Ukraine 47 times in last day, mostly in Mariupol sector
    Oct11

    Russian troops attack Ukraine 47 times in last day, mostly in Mariupol sector

    Combined Russian-separatist forces attacked Ukrainian army positions in eastern Ukraine 47 times in the past 24 hours, including 27 in the Mariupol sector, 17 barrages in the Luhansk sector, and three in the Donetsk sector, according to the press center of the Ministry of Defense of Ukraine. View map in full size In the Mariupol sector, the enemy...

    British lawmaker likens Russia`s behavior in Syria to that of Nazis – Reuters
    Oct11

    British lawmaker likens Russia`s behavior in Syria to that of Nazis – Reuters

    A senior British lawmaker has accused Russia of targeting civilians in Syria in the same way the Nazis behaved at Guernica during the Spanish civil war of the 1930s, according to Reuters. Andrew Mitchell, a lawmaker in Prime Minister Theresa May`s ruling Conservatives and a former Secretary of State for International Development, said an attack...

    Reuters Exclusive: Russia`s Rosneft boss Sechin says no to OPEC oil cap
    Oct11

    Reuters Exclusive: Russia`s Rosneft boss Sechin says no to OPEC oil cap

    Igor Sechin, Russia`s most influential oil executive and the head of state-controlled energy giant Rosneft, said his company will not cap oil production as part of a possible agreement with OPEC, according to Reuters. His comments underline how difficult it is for Russia to get its oil companies to freeze or cut output as part of a potential deal...

    European human rights chief cancels Russia visit, citing ”unacceptable restrictions” to program
    Oct11

    European human rights chief cancels Russia visit, citing ”unacceptable restrictions” to program

    Council of Europe`s Commissioner for Human Rights Nils Muiznieks has announced that this visit to Russia will not take place because of the unacceptable restrictions that the Russian authorities wanted to impose on his program. ”A key element of my work is that I treat all countries by the same standards. Accepting the special conditions...

    Ukraine Economy Ministry projects inflation at 13% in 2016
    Oct11

    Ukraine Economy Ministry projects inflation at 13% in 2016

    Ukraine`s Ministry of Economic Development and Trade projects that inflation in Ukraine will amount to 13% this year and drop to 8% in 2017, First Deputy Economy Minister Yulia Kovaliv said at a business forum in Kyiv. ”We expect that inflation will average 13% this year, and, correspondingly, it will influence lending rates. Next year we expect...

    Germany calls on Ukraine to introduce land market and facilitate investment
    Oct11

    Germany calls on Ukraine to introduce land market and facilitate investment

    State Secretary at Germany`s Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy Matthias Machnig has stated Germany expects that Ukraine will create a land market to facilitate financing of relevant projects and attract investment into the country. The statement was made during the Ukrainian-German Business Forum which is held in Kyiv. Machnig said...

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