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2011-04-08 14:33:00
President enacts law to increase maternity benefits.
The government will be earmarking about UAH 25, 000, UAH 50, 000 and UAH 100,
000 (USD 1 - UAH 7.96) in cash assistance at childbirth, respectively, at birth
of first, second and third child.

2011-04-08 13:37:00
State budget deficit in 2011 will not exceed 2.5%.
Prime Minister Mykola Azarov has said he is confident that this year's state
budget deficit will not exceed 2.5%. He announced this at a meeting with Deputy
Assistant Secretary at the U.S. Treasury Christopher Smart onThursday.

2011-04-08 12:51:00
Volume of private deposits 5.8% up in banks.
In January-March 2011, volumes of household deposits on the accounts of
Ukrainian banks increased by 5.8% or by UAH 15.8 billion to UAH 287.6 billion
(USD 1/UAH 7.96), the National Bank of Ukraine statement reads with reference to

2011-04-08 12:39:00
Parliament approves presidential bill on combating corruption.
The Ukrainian parliament, after extending its evening plenary session on April 7
for nearly three hours, has adopted as a whole a presidential bill on the
principles of preventing and combating corruption inUkraine.

2011-04-08 11:43:00
Cash currency exchange rates.
The average cash dollar purchase rate at Ukrainian banks against Thursday fell
by 0.37 kopecks to 7.9587 UAH/USD, the U.S. dollar sale rate dropped by 0.24
kopecks and makes up 7.9851 UAH/USD on Friday. The maximum purchase rate
amounted to 7.9750 UAH/USD, the minimum sale rate - also 7.9750UAH/USD.

2011-04-08 10:48:00
Ukraine still 8th in UEFA Country Ranking.
Ukraine is continuing to occupy eighth place in the UEFA Country Ranking 2011
after the performance of Ukrainian football clubs in European tournaments for
the last five years.

2011-04-08 10:46:00
162 localities deenergized.
On the night of April 7-8, due to adverse weather conditions (rain, strong gusts
of wind), and as a result of operation of automatic systems for the protection
of power lines, 162 inhabited localities have been deenergized in 11 regions

2011-04-08 09:50:00
1, 900 stewards should be trained for Kyiv and Lviv by EURO 2012.
The state should train 1, 900 stewards for work at the stadiums in Lviv and Kyiv
during the UEFA EURO 2012 European Football Championship. Of these, about 1, 200
stewards are required for the Olympic National Sports Complex in Kyiv and 700
for the stadium in Lviv, the National Agency for Ukraine's Preparations for UEFA
EURO 2012 (UkrEuroInfraProject) hasreported.

2011-04-07 18:22:00
Kyiv massively opens Russian-language classes and schools.
By the beginning of the new academic year, Kyiv will have no district where
there would be no Russian-language group at school or in kindergarten, Vira
Horiunova, the head of the central board of education,said.

2011-04-07 17:17:00
Kyiv bans sale of alcohol and cigarettes in kiosks.
The Kyiv city council activated the decision to limit the sale of alcoholic and
soft drinks, beer, wine and tobacco products in the areas of trade locinated in
the temporary buildings on a total area of less than 40 squaremeters.