Tuesday, March 15, 2011

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2011-03-15 14:57:00
Draft law on preventing and combating corruption in Ukraine approved in second
It was supported by 330 MPs with 409 registered in the Parliament session
hall.Approval of the bill was supported by most factions - the Party of Regions,
Communist Party, People's Party, Party "Reforms for the Future" and some MPs
from BYuT faction andOU-PSD.

2011-03-15 14:49:00
Russian gas price to be USD 347 per 1, 000 cu. m. in Q4/2011.
This was voiced by Minister of Energy and Coal Industry Yuriy Boiko. In his
words, the government increases gas reserves in Q1/2011 in order to balance the
price of natural gas and prevent a sharp rise in price of its cost for
households andbusinesses.

2011-03-15 14:45:00
President calls on parliament to speed up adoption of laws on pension reform and
public procurement.
This was disclosed by Regions Party MP Yuriy Miroshnichenko who said that
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has proposed putting bills on government
procurement and pension reform on the agenda of the current plenary week of the

2011-03-15 14:20:00
Traffic -jams on Kyiv roads to be overcome with help of urban electric train
service by rail circle.
Vice-Premier, Minister of Infrastructure Boris Kolesnikov presented a project of
ground subway in Kyiv while going by electric train around the capital, along
with journalists.

2011-03-15 13:51:00
Kyiv to host nuclear safety summit in April.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and IAEA Director General Yukiya Amano have
noted the importance of the upcoming nuclear safety summit when they discussed
the developments at Japan's nuclear power plants in a telephoneconversation.

2011-03-15 13:46:00
Czech Airlines launch regular flights to Lviv, Donetsk, Kharkiv.
Czech Airlines are increasing their presence in the Ukrainian market as they
announced plans to launch regular flights to Lviv, Donetsk, and Kharkiv in
addition to the existing routes to Kyiv and Odesa.

2011-03-15 13:31:00
Over 60 percent of Ukrainian consider themselves more or less happy people.
These are the results of a survey conducted by the Kiev International Institute
of Sociology.According to sociologists, the level of their happiness is measured
by Ukrainians primarily by the level of welfare.

2011-03-15 13:23:00
Prime Minister Mykola Azarov on official visit to Israel.
Today Head of the Ukrainian Government is scheduled to hold talks with President
of Israel Shimon Peres and Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

2011-03-15 13:14:00
Ukraine, Poland to develop cooperation in military and technical sector.
The defense ministries of Ukraine and Poland have discussed the state and
prospects of the development of military and technical cooperation.

2011-03-15 13:11:00
Turkish investors planning to expand their activities in Ukraine.
Turkish businessmen who are working in Ukraine, particularly in the sphere of
construction, banking, and consumer goods production announced this at a meeting
with Ukrainian Prime Minister Mykola Azarov inIstanbul.