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Section: World Press about Ukraine

    Defence deal could open the door to weapons sales to Ukraine
    Apr05

    Defence deal could open the door to weapons sales to Ukraine

    The Trudeau government has signed a defence co-operation agreement with Ukraine, a seemingly mundane bit of statecraft that could have far-reaching implications for the eastern European country’s bid to buy Canadian-made weapons. The bilateral deal, signed this week by Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan and his Ukrainian counterpart Stepan...

    Ukraine PM promises reforms will kick in this year
    Apr05

    Ukraine PM promises reforms will kick in this year

    Volodymyr Groysman, Ukraine’s prime minister, promised that his citizens will finally reap the benefits of economic reforms this year in an interview with the Financial Times published Wednesday. “The people will feel it, or God forbid we will fall back into stagnation,” Groysman said. For the past three years,...

    International competition for classical guitar in Kuystendil begins
    Apr05

    International competition for classical guitar in Kuystendil begins

    From April 5 until April 8 the city of Kuystendil (Southwest Bulgaria) hosts the 21st edition of the international competition for classical guitar Academician Marin Goleminov. Over 1,500 guitarists from Bulgaria, Germany, Poland, the Czech Republic, Turkey, Italy, Russia, Ukraine, Serbia, Macedonia and Greece are to take part at the competition....

    Kiev mayor: Belarusian equipment meets European standards
    Apr05

    Kiev mayor: Belarusian equipment meets European standards

    In Kiev, Minsk Tractor Works showcased several lines of tractors designed for the use by municipal services. Tractors BELARUS with different attachments are used in cleaning and preparing territories, at construction sites, and also by municipal and road services. …read more Source:...

    Belarusian companies encouraged to advance to Ukrainian market
    Apr05

    Belarusian companies encouraged to advance to Ukrainian market

    He stressed that Belarusian companies should be aiming not only at Kiev, but also at other big Ukrainian cities. …read more Source:...

    Leisure 2017 expo opens in Minsk
    Apr05

    Leisure 2017 expo opens in Minsk

    More than 150 representatives of Poland, Ukraine, Russia, Georgia, Lithuania, Latvia, Slovakia, Portugal, Turkey, Bulgaria, Serbia, Greece, Albania, Italy, Egypt, and Belarus are taking part in the forum. …read more Source:...

    Ukraine will feel benefit of reforms this year, says PM
    Apr05

    Ukraine will feel benefit of reforms this year, says PM

    Groysman insists nation now at point where it can move to growth …read more Source: Financial...

    Freedom House: Democracy Scores Decline in Many Countries
    Apr05

    Freedom House: Democracy Scores Decline in Many Countries

    Democracy scores declined in 2016 in more than half of the 29 countries surveyed in Central and Eastern Europe, the Balkans and Eurasia, according to Freedom House, a U.S.-based pro-democracy watchdog organization. This is the second-biggest decline in the annual report’s 22-year history and is attributed to the rise of populism in the...

    Darfur of today is different from 2003 : UNAMID head
    Apr05

    Darfur of today is different from 2003 : UNAMID head

    April 4, 2017 (WASHINGTON) – The newly appointed head of Darfur hybrid mission (UNAMID) Jeremiah N. Mamabolo Tuesday told the UN Security Council that security situation in the western Sudan region has changed and the fighting has by far diminished. “The Darfur of today is a very different place from what this region was in 2003 when...

    Ukraine expects $4.5 bn from IMF in 2017
    Apr05

    Ukraine expects $4.5 bn from IMF in 2017

    Ukraine’s National Bank has said that the country expects another $4.5 billion from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) by the end of 2017, a day after the fund granted one billion dollars to the country, Press TV reported. …read more Source:...