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    Ukraine president Poroshenko denies offshore vehicle set up to minimize taxes
    Apr06

    Ukraine president Poroshenko denies offshore vehicle set up to minimize taxes

    NNA – Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko denied he put his assets in an offshore trust to minimize taxes, after the country39;s fiscal service said it was looking into documents relating to his off …read more Source: National News...

    Polls Open in Dutch Referendum on Eu-ukraine Trade Deal
    Apr06

    Polls Open in Dutch Referendum on Eu-ukraine Trade Deal

    THE HAGUE, Netherlands—The Dutch voted Wednesday in a referendum on a far-reaching free trade deal meant to foster closer ties between Ukraine and the European Union that has run into opposition in the Netherlands where many see it as evidence of unwanted EU expansionism. The non-binding vote in the Netherlands exposes deep divisions about this...

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood
    Apr06

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood

    Dutch voters cast ballots in a national referendum on Wednesday on the European Union’s treaty with Ukraine, providing a gauge of anti-EU sentiment weeks before Britain puts its membership of the bloc on the line. …read more Source: Channel...

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks
    Apr06

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks

    TOKYO—One day after the prime minister of Iceland resigned, the president of Ukraine defended himself Wednesday in the massive leak of records on offshore accounts that has named political officials, business and celebrities from around the world. President Petro Poroshenko said at a news conference in Tokyo that his case is significantly...

    Ukraine: Poroshenko denies tax-dodging in ‘Panama Papers’ leak
    Apr06

    Ukraine: Poroshenko denies tax-dodging in ‘Panama Papers’ leak

    Confectionery tycoon turned President of Ukraine, Petro Poroshenko, one of the most high-profile names in the ‘Panama Papers’ data leak, is… …read more Source:...

    CEO Says Malaysia Airlines Has First Monthly Profit in Years
    Apr06

    CEO Says Malaysia Airlines Has First Monthly Profit in Years

    KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia—The chief executive of Malaysia Airlines said Wednesday that the carrier recorded a profit in February, its first positive monthly result in years, and is on track to return to the black by 2018. In an interview with The Associated Press, CEO Christoph Mueller described the airline as a “ship that has many leaks,” but said...

    Polls open in the Netherlands in EU-Ukraine trade agreement vote
    Apr06

    Polls open in the Netherlands in EU-Ukraine trade agreement vote

    Polls have opened in the Netherlands in a vote for or against the European Union’s association agreement with Ukraine. Designed to strengthen… …read more Source:...

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood
    Apr06

    Dutch Ukraine vote tests strength of anti-EU mood

    AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Dutch voters cast ballots in a national referendum on Wednesday on the European Union’s treaty with Ukraine, providing a gauge of anti-EU sentiment weeks before Britain puts its membership of the bloc on the line. …read more Source: The...

    Ukraine pilot ‘starts dry hunger strike’
    Apr06

    Ukraine pilot ‘starts dry hunger strike’

    Nadiya Savchenko, convicted over the killing of two Russian journalists, began a hunger strike without water, her lawyer said. ||| Ukrainian military pilot Nadiya Savchenko, convicted over the killing of two Russian journalists, began a hunger strike without water on Wednesday to demand her return to Ukraine, her lawyer said.Lawyer Mark Feigin...

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks
    Apr06

    Ukraine Leader Defends Himself in Offshore Account Leaks

    One day after the prime minister of Iceland resigned, the president of Ukraine defended himself Wednesday in the massive leak of records on offshore accounts that has named political officials, business and celebrities from around the world. President Petro Poroshenko said at a news conference in Tokyo that his case is significantly different...