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Turchynov orders army back on offensive
KIEV, April 22 - Acting President Oleksandr Turchynov called on Tuesday for government forces to re-launch an offensive against pro-Russian rebels after a local politician from his own party was found dead with signs of torture. 10:47 | More
More sanctions coming if Russia doesn't back off, Kerry tells Lavrov
WASHINGTON, April 22 - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry told Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov in a telephone call on Tuesday that Washington would impose more sanctions on Russia if tensions did not de-escalate in eastern Ukraine, a senior U.S. official said, Reuters reported. 10:45 | More
PM: Ukraine seeking US and European investors for gas transit
KIEV, April 22 - Ukraine will seek to attract U.S. and European energy companies to modernize and to operate the countrys natural gas transportation system, Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk said Tuesday. Yatseniuk made the comments after meeting U.S. Vice President Joe Biden in Kiev who has come to assure Ukraine in support amid growing fears of armed confrontation with Russia. 10:44 | More

This morning, counterterrorist operation began in the north of Donetsk region. It was stated by Acting President, Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oleksandr Turchynov while opening the plenary session of the parliament on Tuesday. (Photo by the president's press service).
EnergoAtom to start using Westinghouse nuke fuel assemblies in 2015
KIEV, April 22 - Ukraines nuclear power generating giant EnergoAtom plans to start using nuclear fuel assemblies produced by Westinghouse Electric Company starting next year, EnergoAtom said Tuesday. 10:43 | More
IN FOCUS Diplomats call for Ukraine violence halt
GENEVA, April 17 - The United States, Russia, Ukraine and the European Union called after crisis talks on Thursday for an immediate halt to violence in Ukraine. President Barack Obama said the meeting in Geneva between Russia and western powers was promising but that the United States and its allies were prepared to impose more sanctions on Russia if the situation fails to improve. 11:16 | More
International Ukraine agreement faltering
KIEV, April 21 - An international agreement to avert wider conflict in Ukraine appeared to be faltering on Monday, with pro-Moscow separatist gunmen showing no sign of surrendering government buildings they have seized, Reuters reported. 13:03 | More
Ukraines consumer confidence up in November, GfK reports

KIEV, Dec. 24 - The Consumer Confidence Index (CCI) in Ukraine was 85.5 in November 2013, which is 1.5 higher than in October, according to a monthly survey of GfK Ukraine.

Ukraine saw deflation in 2012 for 1st time in 10yrs, says government

Ukraine saw deflation in 2012 for the first time in 10 years, with consumer prices going down 0.2% throughout the year.
But consumer prices grew 0.2% in December compared to November, the State Statistics Service said.More

EP resolution calls October elections a step backwards from 2010

The European Parliament has expressed regret at the fact that, according to international observers' evaluations, the 2012 parliamentary elections in Ukraine failed to meet major international standards "and constitute a step backwards compared with the national elections in 2010."More

Hillary: October vote a step backward

U.S. Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on November 29, 2012, sharply criticized Ukraines October elections and expressed concern about selective prosecution of opposition leaders.
Ukraines October elections were a step backwards for democracy and we remain deeply concerned about the selective prosecution of opposition leaders, Clinton said in a speech on Europe at the Brookings Institution.More

Turchynov orders army back on offensive
More sanctions coming if Russia doesn't back off, Kerry tells Lavrov
PM: Ukraine seeking US and European investors for gas transit
Court freezes assets of Odessa oil refinery amid import probe
US to send non-lethal aid to Ukrainian armed forces in show of support
US state department warns citizens against traveling to Ukraine
World Bank to increase May Ukraine support tranche by $250 million
Four-way talks set to convene in Geneva
Ukraine launches criminal investigator against Russia's biggest lender
NATO promises to send troops to eastern Europe 'within days'
EU extends list of Ukrainians whose assets are frozen, entry banned
Supreme Court closes 'gas case' against former Ukraine prime minister
EU Council threatens to apply 'far-reaching' sanctions against Russia
PM calls for continued privatization, focus on regulatory supervision
Kiev launches 'anti-terrorist operation'
Russia deeply engaged in eastern Ukraine, says NATO secretary general
Pro-Russian separatists ignore ultimatum
EnergoAtom to start using Westinghouse nuke fuel assemblies in 2015
Sevastopol Marine Plant cites delay of $140 million Russian order
Government announces delay of household natural gas price hike
Amid crisis, Ukraine completes removal of mélange to Russia
Trade unions urge coal miners to avoid falling for 'political tricks'
Russia's Lukoil says it still plans to launch Ukraine refinery
Economy to fall 3% this year, with 12% inflation, government projects
Japan to loan $1.5 billion for aeration station and other projects
Alfa-Bank acquires Bank of Cyprus (Kiev) for EUR202.5 million
PrivatBank chairman lauds NBU for moves against currency speculators
Russian bank subsidiaries deny involvement in separatist funding
Flight of deposit money has slowed significantly, says NBU official
Japan's Fujikura to invest $75 million to build new plant in Lviv
NBU cuts off 14 hryvnia bear banks from interbank currency market
Russian consumer agency threatens extended bans on Ukraine products
Currencies (in hryvnias)
  23.04.2014 prev
USD 11.25 11.23
RUR 0.315 0.312
EUR 15.58 15.56

Stock Market
  22.04.2014 prev
PFTS 412.3 405.4
source: PFTS


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