KIEV, July 30 – The trade dispute between Ukraine and Russia rapidly escalated on Tuesday with Moscow broadening its ban on imports of confectionary products and Kiev appealing to the World Trade Organization.
KIEV, July 27 – Ukraine’s State Space Agency has proposed that the government extend the state program for the disposal of solid rocket fuel from SS-24 intercontinental ballistic missiles at Pavlohrad Chemical Plant (Dnipropetrovsk region).
KIEV, July 30 – The Ukrainian cabinet has agreed to a proposal of the Agriculture Ministry and permitted National JSC Ukragroleasing to raise two credits worth $300 million each from Export Development Canada, secured by the state, to realize investment projects in the farming sector.
KIEV, July 29 – Vorskla Steel has signed a contract worth EUR 6.81 million under which 170 hectares of land in Hungary is to be allocated for the construction of a EUR 650 million metal-rolling mill, whose major investor is Ukrainian businessman Kostiantyn Zhevago, Hungarian mass media reported.
KIEV, July 29 – The Finance Ministry has said that it is inexpedient to capitalize Ukrprombank using state funds and agrees with the National Bank of Ukraine on the movement of deposits of individuals in Ukrprombank to the State Savings Bank of Ukraine (Oschadbank), the acting finance minister, Ihor Umansky, told the press on Wednesday.