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2011-07-11 19:14:00
Icon of Protection of the Holy Virgin from Lviv museum to return to Ukraine.
A unique icon of the Protection of the Holy Virgin of the middle of the 16th
century, which was stolen in 1984 from Lviv Museum of Ukrainian Art (currently
known as the Sheptytsky National Museum), will return toUkraine.

2011-07-11 18:36:00
Ukraine's position on Transdniestrian conflict settlement unchanged.
The Ukrainian side has said that its position on the prospects for the
Transdniestrian conflict settlement remains unchanged, according to a joint
declaration by the Ukrainian president and the acting president of Moldova and
parliament speaker, which was posted the official website of the

2011-07-11 17:40:00
Fire at home for elderly kills 16.
Sixteen people died in the village of Bile, Dubrovytsia district, Rivne region,
early on Sunday, July 10, after a fire broke out in a state facility for the
elderly, the press service of the Ukrainian Emergencies Ministry hasreported.

2011-07-11 17:00:00
SPF starts preparations for sale of Zakarpattiaoblenergo, Kyivenergo,
The State Property Fund of Ukraine has begun preparations for the sale at a
privatization tender of a 25% stake in Kyivenergo, a 45.103% stake in
Zakhidenergo and a 50% stake in Zakarpattiaoblenergo, according to Vidomosti
Pryvatyzatsii (Privatization Bulletin), the official publication of the State

2011-07-11 16:43:00
No Ukrainians on sunken ship on Volga.
According to preliminary information, no Ukrainian citizens were on the motor
ship Bulgaria, sunken in Tatarstan, according to the Ukrainian Embassy in

2011-07-11 15:45:00
Average pension amount in Ukraine UAH 1, 205.
Pension payments are growing in Ukraine, the press service of the Pension Fund
of Ukraine informs. "As of July, 2011, the average pension amount in Ukraine
makes up UAH 1, 205 (USD 1 /UAH 7.97), the Pension Fundstates.

2011-07-11 15:08:00
Real estate prices falling in Ukraine.
Housing prices start falling in the main cities. The most substantial drop is in
Simferopol (Ukraine's south) - by 2.2% tп╬ USD 950/sq m for three-room
apartments, as offered by LIGA.net.

2011-07-11 14:47:00
Ukraine bans vegetable imports from EU.
Ukraine has temporarily banned imports of some vegetables from the EU without
providing an official document on studies conducted to detect bacteria of the E.
coli group, the State Veterinary and Phytosanitary Service of Ukraine

2011-07-11 12:50:00
Free trade area will strengthen Ukraine's investment attractiveness.
The signing by Ukraine of an agreement on the creation of a free trade area with
the European Union will have a positive effect on the country's investment
attractiveness and change the situation in this sector, managing partner at
Ernst & Young Oleksiy Kredisov has told the GorsheninInstitute.

2011-07-11 11:53:00
Number of tourists growing in Crimea.
The number of tourists in Crimea (southern Ukraine) has increased by 5% since
the beginning of 2011, whereas revenues from the resort industry have grown by
20%, according to the Crimean Resorts and TourismMinistry.