Tuesday, February 14, 2012

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2012-02-14 17:57:00
Businesses should profit from legalization.
First Vice-Premier, Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine Andriy
Kliuyev said that reducing the tax burden is an important component of the
efforts to improve business climate and stimulate economic growth in Ukraine.
This was reported by his pressservice.

2012-02-14 16:53:00
EU Energy Council to discussed Ukrainian-Russian gas talks.
The Energy Council of the European Union at the level of concerned ministers of
EU member countries will discuss issues concerning the negotiations between
Russia and Ukraine on gas supplies.

2012-02-14 15:50:00
Ukraine makes payment on first tranche of IMF loan on time.
The IMF office in Ukraine has confirmed the timely receipt of funds from
Ukraine. The expected SDR 375 million, or about USD 570 million, was transferred
to the accounts of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on February 7, in
accordance with the repaymentschedule.

2012-02-14 14:42:00
European Commission notes "some progress" in implementing visa liberalization
The European Commission notes 'some progress' in the implementation by Ukraine
of the Action Plan on Visa Liberalization, reads the Commission's Second
Progress Report on the implementation by Ukraine of the Action Plan on Visa
Liberalization, released Monday inBrussels.

2012-02-14 10:48:00
Parliamentary committee on freedom of speech calls for end of pressure on
Members of the Parliamentary Committee on Freedom of Speech and Information have
demanded that the Ukrainian authorities stop exerting pressure on journalists.
They demanded that the Prosecutor General's Office take measures to check the
legality of actions by the Interior Ministry as part of an investigation into
the so-called "Yanukovych billboardscase.".

2012-02-14 09:46:00
Foreign medical experts arrived in Ukraine to assess Tymoshenko's health.
German and Canadian doctors have arrived in Ukraine to participate along with
their Ukrainian colleagues in the international medical commission to
independently assess the health of former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia
Tymoshenko, jailed in the Kachanivska penal colony in Kharkiv, east of Ukraine,
the Prosecutor's General Office (PGO) said in a statement onMonday.

2012-02-13 14:33:00
State budget revenues from agroindustrial complex reach UAH 40.1 billion in
Last year, a part of revenues to the state budget from agroindustrial
enterprises increased to UAH 40.1 billion (USD 1/ UAH 7.99), director of
department for development of agrarian markets at the Agrarian Policy and Food
Ministry Serhiy Kvasha hassaid.

2012-02-13 14:27:00
Currency market stabilized.
The situation on Ukraine's foreign exchange market has stabilized, but an IMF
loan is still needed, according to Oleh Ivanets, the economist with the Art
Capital investment group.

2012-02-13 14:12:00
Yanukovych appreciates support of his Latvian counterpart in European
President Viktor Yanukovych appreciates readiness of his Latvian counterpart
Andris Berzins to actively support Ukraine in its European integration path, and
invited him to visit our country, the head of state said in a message to the
President of the Republic of Latvia on the occasion of the 20th anniversary of
establishing diplomatic relations between thecountries.

2012-02-13 13:29:00
Over 70% of Ukrainians never traveled abroad.
More than 70% of Ukrainians have never traveled abroad, Research & Branding
Group director Yevhen Kopatko told the press.