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Ukraine Reforms Architecture (URA) programme leads the way

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The FINANCIAL -- Ukraine is making significant progress in its reforms thanks to the support of the Ukraine Reforms Architecture (URA).…

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Ukraine: 97% of schoolchildren in Sumy try to save energy at home

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The FINANCIAL -- The results of opinion polling among schoolchildren in Sumy has shown that 97% of schoolchildren consciously try to save energy at home. The survey was carried out by the EU-supported “Covenant of Mayors – Demonstration Projects” programme.…

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Ukraine: Solar-powered street lighting to arrive in Chernivtsi thanks to EU support

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The FINANCIAL -- As part of the EU-supported “Covenant of Mayors – Demonstration Projects” programme, the Ukrainian city of Chernivtsi will modernise its street lighting. Through the plans, 4,170 street lamps will be replaced with energy-efficient alternatives.…

Ukraine Bans All Flights To Russia After Opposition Politicians’ Moscow Visit

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The FINANCIAL -- The Ukrainian government has banned unscheduled flights to Russia after a recent visit to Moscow by two opposition politicians.…

Largest windfarm in Ukraine supported by EBRD

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The FINANCIAL - The EBRD is supporting energy security and reduced pollution in Ukraine by arranging a syndicated loan of €150 million loan for the construction of a 250 MW windfarm in the Kherson region of southern Ukraine.…

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Ukraine Security Agency Blames Attempted Cyberattack on Russia

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The FINANCIAL -- Ukraine's security agency said it has thwarted a massive cyberattack and blamed Russia for the attempted attack that targeted the country's court system.…

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Poroshenko Asks NATO to Send Ships to Azov Sea to Help Protect Ukraine

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The FINANCIAL -- Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko is calling on NATO to send ships to the Sea of Azov to help protect Ukraine after Russia seized three Ukrainian naval vessels and their crews off Crimea.…

Sustainable Energy Discussed at International Conference in Kyiv

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The FINANCIAL -- Policymakers and energy experts from 100 countries are taking part in the Ninth International Forum on Energy for Sustainable Development in Kyiv, Ukraine. The participants will discuss the role of energy transition in sustainable development and opportunities for cooperation.…

EU Renews Support for Recovery, Peacebuilding and Governance Reforms in Conflict-Affected Areas of Eastern Ukraine

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The FINANCIAL -- A contribution of €25 million from the EU marks the beginning of a new phase of the “EU Support to the east of Ukraine – Recovery, Peacebuilding and Governance, 2018-2022” project, to be jointly implemented by four agencies: United Nations Development Programme, UN Women, UN Population Fund, Food and Agriculture Organisation as…

Ukraine outlook bolstered by renewed IMF cooperation

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The FINANCIAL -- The Ukrainian economy has continued to pull out of sharp recession and the outlook has been bolstered by the prospect of renewed cooperation with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) said.…

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Five Killed in Fighting in Eastern Ukraine

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The FINANCIAL -- Ukraine says two of its soldiers has been killed and one wounded as a result of clashes with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine.…

Two Separatist Fighters Killed in East

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The FINANCIAL -- Ukraine says one of its soldiers has been killed and three wounded as a result of clashes with Russia-backed separatists in eastern Ukraine.…

Hungary Protests Ukrainian Military Moves

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The FINANCIAL -- A diplomatic spat between Hungary and Ukraine has escalated, with Budapest summoning Kyiv's ambassador to protest what it called a "death list" targeting ethnic Hungarians in Ukraine as well as military movements on their common border.…

Public buildings in Ukrainka to become more energy efficient thanks to EU

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The FINANCIAL -- Two public buildings in the Ukrainian city of Ukrainka will become more energy efficient thanks to support from the EU-funded “Covenant of Mayors – Demonstration Projects” programme.…

Five Family Members Hospitalized In Ukraine With Anthrax Symptoms

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The FINANCIAL -- Five members of one family in Ukraine's southern region of Odesa have been hospitalized with symptoms of anthrax after slaughtering cattle, the Health Ministry says.…