Papal agency marks 90 years of quietly
Catholic Herald OnlinePapal agency marks 90 years of quietly serving poor from Ukraine to IndiaCatholic Herald OnlineA Catholic organisation has celebrated 90 years of quiet service to the poor in the Middle East, northeast Africa, India and eastern Europe. Mgr John Kozar, secretary of the Catholic Near East Welfare Association, said the agency maintains a low ...
Posted on 17 March 2017 | 12:48 am
Activists Celebrate Arrest Of Ukraine's Tax
Kyiv PostActivists Celebrate Arrest Of Ukraine's Tax Chief In Corruption ProbeWKNO FMMore than three years after people filled the streets of Kiev to protest graft in the government, Ukraine is still considered one of the most corrupt countries in Europe. Well, now activists have something to celebrate, and they're calling it the ...Ukraine's Suspended Tax Chief Released On $3.7 Million BailRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyRFE/RL: Ukraine's suspended tax chief released on $3.7 million bailKyiv Postall 2 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 5:55 pm
It's time for Trudeau to get serious about
Toronto SunIt's time for Trudeau to get serious about Putin and UkraineToronto SunUnder our previous Conservative government, Canada led. It was former Prime Minister Harper who told Vladimir Putin to his face that he needed to “get out of Ukraine” and spearheaded efforts to remove Russia from the G8. And we matched our words with ...Where Will Putin Strike Next? Ukraine? Georgia? Belarus?Newsweekall 66 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 2:44 pm
Ukraine announces plans to develop new
IHS Jane's 360Ukraine announces plans to develop new fighterIHS Jane's 360On 15 March Ukrainian president Petro Poroshenko announced that the country's defence industry will develop its own twin-engine, multirole fighter. The announcement was made during Poroshenko's visit to the Ivchenko-Progress engine design bureau ...
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 1:49 pm
Ukraine imposes sanctions on Russian banks -
Washington PostUkraine imposes sanctions on Russian banksWashington PostMOSCOW — Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko signed an order Thursday imposing sanctions on Russian-owned banks in Kiev's latest protest against Russian support for separatists in the east of the country. The move will stop Ukrainian affiliates of ...Russia denounces Ukraine's blockade and vows to defend banksIrish TimesUkraine Cuts Off All Trade With Separatist RegionsNew York TimesUkraine Imposes Sanctions On Five Russian BanksRadioFreeEurope/RadioLibertyAljazeera.com -France Diplomatie (press release) -Reutersall 194 news articles »
Posted on 16 March 2017 | 8:58 am
Fitch, S&P see Ukraine debt deal tantamount
KIEV: The debt restructuring deal Ukraine has struck with a group of creditors was seen on Friday (Aug 28) as tantamount to a default of payment, according to ratings agencies Fitch and Standard & Poor's (S&P). Fitch lowered Ukraine's rating of long-term ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:44 am
Fitch lowers Ukraine’s rating
Kiev:P Ratings agency Fitch has lowered its rating for Ukraine saying the debt restructuring deal Kiev struck with a group of creditors was tantamount to default. Fitch lowered Ukraine’s rating of long-term public debt from “CC” to “C,” after the ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 5:41 am
Ukraine asks Russia for lower gas prices for
MOSCOW (AP) — Ukraine asked Russia on Friday for lower gas prices for the winter and said Moscow should accept to write off a part of its loans to Kiev, as other international bondholders did this week. Gas disputes between Russia and Ukraine have led to ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:59 am
How Many Russian Soldiers Have Died in
Russian President Vladimir Putin has long claimed, in the teeth of pretty overwhelming evidence, that Russia is not a participant in the civil war that has been going on in eastern Ukraine since shortly after Russian soldiers invaded Ukraine’s ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:55 am
Ukraine finance minister: Restructuring deal
KIEV, Ukraine, Aug. 27 (UPI) --Ukraine Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko said Friday that the deal to restructure the country's debt meets "all of its targets." The Ukrainian government announced Thursday it had reached a deal with its creditors that ...
Posted on 28 August 2015 | 4:42 am