Friday, August 19, 2011


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2011-08-18 19:45:00
Sorochyntsi fair makes largest round loaf.
Kharkiv bread-baking complex Saltovsky (Poltava region, Ukraine's center) set
the national record by making a giant round loaf.

2011-08-18 19:24:00
Ukrainian Diaspora wants to see Tymoshenko at 5th World Forum of Ukrainians.
Chairman of the Ukrainian World Coordinating Council Dmytro Pavlychko has asked
the Pechersky District Court of Kyiv, which is considering a criminal case
against former Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, to give the defendant a chance
to participate in the 5th World Forum of Ukrainians that will be held in Kyiv on

2011-08-18 19:18:00
Yanukovych tops rating of 100 most influential people in Ukraine for third time.
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has topped the rating of the 100 most
influential people in Ukraine according to the Korrespondent magazine, the chief
editor of the publication, Vitaliy Sych, said at a news conference onThursday.

2011-08-18 17:26:00
NSAU: Ukraine can create own Earth remote sensing system in 2 years.
The successful launch of Ukraine's new satellite Sich-2 on August 17 confirms
the capacity of Ukraine to create its own Earth remote sensing system. This has
been discussed at a news conference dedicated to the satellite launch ahead of
the 20th anniversary of independence of Ukraine onThursday.

2011-08-18 16:42:00
Euro stops growing on interbank market.
Trading in the U.S. dollar on Ukraine's interbank foreign exchange market on
Thursday closed at UAH 7.9985-8.0015/USD 1.

2011-08-18 16:28:00
Ukraine, Poland want simplified visa travels for UEFA EURO 2012 fans.
Ukraine and Poland have reached a preliminary agreement on a preferential visa
regime for fans who will cross the border during the 2012 UEFA European Football
Championship. These are the results of consultations on consular and legal
issues at the level of heads of consular services of the foreign ministries of
Ukraine and the Republic of Poland, held in Kyiv on Thursday, according to the
Ministry of Foreign Affairs ofUkraine.

2011-08-18 16:20:00
Kravchuk: Yushchenko must bear equal responsibility with Tymoshenko for gas
deals with Russia.
Leonid Kravchuk, the first President of independent Ukraine, believes that
ex-President Viktor Yushchenko must be responsible for signing gas contracts
with Russia in 2009 and be on the dock next to the former Prime Minister

2011-08-18 15:38:00
EBRD to allocate USD 60 m loan to Astarta.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will allocate a USD
60 million loan to Ukrainian agricultural holding Astarta-Kyiv LLC.

2011-08-18 14:39:00
EBRD expert doubts government's forecast for GDP growth in 2012.
Senior Economist for Eastern Europe and Caucasus at the European Bank for
Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) Alexander Pivovarsky has said he believes
that the government's forecast for GDP growth in Ukraine at 6.5% in 2012 is

2011-08-18 12:46:00
Ukrainian fencers claim silver at XXVI Summer Universiade in China.
Ukrainian female fencers Olha Kharlan, Olena Khomrova, Halyna Pundyk and Alina
Komashchuk have become the silver medalists of the XXVI Summer Universiade in
Shenzhen, China. Defeating Americans (45:32) and South Koreans (45:37) on
Thursday, the Ukrainian women's team lost in the finals to China(38:45).