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2011-08-17 19:04:00
Dnipropetrovsk court bans opposition's rally on Independence Day.
Dnipropetrovsk's District Administrative Court has ruled to ban holding a
gathering on August 18 dedicated to Ukraine's Independence Day in the city
downtown by local organizations of the opposition Batkivshchynaparty.

2011-08-17 18:48:00
Ukraine seeks to deepen beneficial cooperation with Turkmenistan.
Ukraine highly appreciates friendly relations with Turkmenistan and is
interested in developing mutually beneficial cooperation, President Viktor
Yanukovych of Ukraine said during a meeting in the Crimea with Deputy Prime
Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs of Turkmenistan Rashid Meredov on
Wednesday, the official website of the head of statereported.

2011-08-17 17:52:00
PM Azarov blames health ministry officials for emergency in drug purchases.
Prime Minister Mykola Azarov at Wednesday's meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers
has accused the Health Ministry leadership of creating an emergency situation in
the country with the procurement of medication.

2011-08-17 16:54:00
European Parliament delegation will visit Ukraine.
A delegation of the European Parliament will visit Ukraine on August 18-24 for
participation in a forum of the Parliamentary Club Ukraine-EU, Director of the
MFA Information Policy Department Oleh Voloshynsaid.

2011-08-17 16:14:00
Euro up on interbank market.
Trading in the U.S. dollar on Ukraine's interbank foreign exchange market on
Wednesday closed at UAH 7.9990-8.0001/USD 1.

2011-08-17 15:55:00
Russian gas transit rate up.
Russian gas transit rate via Ukraine's territory grew to USD 2.89/1, 000 cu m
for 100 km distance, Energy and Coal Industry Minister Yuriy Boiko told
journalists, Ekominicheskiye Izvestia (Economic News)writes.

2011-08-17 14:05:00
National-radicals predict revolution in autumn.
Oleh Tiahnybok, the leader of the All-Ukrainian Union "Svoboda", predicts the
enhancement of tensions and revolutionary situations this autumn.

2011-08-17 12:58:00
Ukraine looses about USD 10 billion from illegal job placement annually.
By calculations of Chairman of the State Labor Inspection Andriy Cherkasov,
Ukraine annually looses UAH 80 billion (USD 10 billion) at the minimum from
non-payment of taxes by people engaged in the shadoweconomy.

2011-08-17 11:07:00
Antonov to upgrade ten An-124 planes for Russia's Volga-Dnepr.
Ukraine's Antonov State Enterprise will upgrade ten An-124-100 Ruslan aircraft
for Russian transport air company Volga-Dnepr. The respective agreement was
signed at the MAKS-2011 Aviation and Space Salon in Russia onWednesday.

2011-08-17 11:01:00
Yanukovych hopes for deeper cooperation with Indonesia.
President Viktor Yanukovych has congratulated his Indonesian counterpart Susilo
Bambang Yudhoyono on the national holiday.