National Bank of Ukraine: Migrant workers have transferred $ 9.7 billion to Ukraine


For the last ten months of 2019, the total amount of the money transfers from the migrant workers abroad to the Ukraine, reached $ 9.7 billion. This was stated on December 12, 2019, by the Deputy Governor of NBU - Dmitry Sologub during the presentation of the decision of the National Bank of Ukraine on the discount rate, reports "Gromadske".

Vladyslav Krykliy - Ukrainian minister of infrastructure: Capabilities of TRACECA transport corridor should be expanded

Anastasia Savchenko /

The capabilities of the Europe-Caucasus-Asia (TRACECA) transport corridor should be expanded even more, Ukrainian Minister of Infrastructure Vladyslav Krykliy said.

Krykliy made the remark at the event in Baku dedicated to the 20th anniversary of the signing the Basic Multilateral Agreement on International Transport for Development of the Europe-Caucasus-Asia Corridor and the 14th meeting of the Permanent Secretariat of the TRACECA Intergovernmental Commission (IGC), reports on December 6-th, 2019.

Klimkin on Tokaev's statement: Either he is scared of something or playing a game

Pavlo Klimkin / GORDON

The statement made by Kazakhstan's President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, who denies Russia's annexation of Ukraine's Crimean peninsula, is a wake-up call and a slap in the face to Ukraine. Former Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine - Pavlo Anatoliyovych Klimkin, said on Facebook on December 4, 2019.

Kazakhstan President Tokaev: We do not call what happened in Crimea “annexation”


The President of Kazakhstan, Kassym-Jomart Kemelyevich Tokayev, said that his country did not call the situation in Crimea annexation by Russia.

In an interview with “Deutsche Welle”, he said that annexation was “a word too hard for the Crimea”.

“What has happened has happened”, Tokaev said.

Russia artificially alters the ethnic composition of the Crimean population - Tamila Tasheva

Milan Lelich, RBC-Ukraine / GORDON

Russia artificially alters the ethnic composition of the occupied Crimea peninsula. Tamila Tasheva, Deputy Permanent Representative of the President of Ukraine for the Crimea Autonomous Republic stated this in an interview with RBC-Ukraine, published on November 26, 2019.

Swiss investors will relocate their plant from Poland to the Ukraine

Ukraine Business News / ГОРДОН

In 2020, the Swiss company “Calyx Capital Advisors” will move its plant for the production of control panels for home appliances, from Poland to the Ukraine. This was reported on November 11, 2019 by “Ukraine Business News” (UBN).

The company will be located in Ivano-Frankivsk, where it will employ about 1000 people.

Ukraine and the Russian Federation will sign the fisheries protocol in the Azov Sea remotely

MEEP of the Ukraine*

On November 13, 2019, Ukraine and Russia will sign in an remote way a fisheries protocol for the Azov Sea, the press service of the Ministry of Energy and Environment of Ukraine informed.

“For the first time in the years of independence, the meeting of the Ukrainian - Russian Fisheries Commission (URC) on the allocation of fishing quotas in the Azov Sea will be held online on 13 November this year. The 2020 protocol will be signed through diplomatic channels”, the press release said.

Azerbaijani Information and Cultural Center was opened in Kharkiv

„Харьковские Извѣстия”

History, cultural heritage and national colouring. Azerbaijani Cultural Center was opened in Kharkov. The Center opened its doors on the eve of the National Flag Day of the Republic of Azerbaijan. Azerbaijani guests, diplomats and representatives of the diaspora, who found their second home in Kharkiv, gathered at the opening. This center became the first to which the Embassy of Azerbaijan in the Ukraine was able to "give life".

Ukrenergo admitted to switch off power plants from the grid, due to Russia's imports of electricity

GORDON / „Glavkom“

Ukrainian power plants were switched off from the grid, because of the import of electricity from Russia. According to “Glavkom”, the head of the Department for Development of the Electricity Market at “Ukrenergo” - Nikita Vishnevsky said this.