KYIV, Oct. 9, 2009 (Ukrainian News/UBO) -- The Verkhovna Rada today confirmed President Viktor Yushchenko’s nomination of Petro Poroshenko as Ukraine’s next minister of foreign affairs. A total of 240
OSLO , Oct. 9, 2009 (UBO) - The Norwegian Nobel Committee has decided that the Nobel Peace Prize for 2009 is to be awarded to President Barack Obama. The award comes after Obama has been president of
John F. Tefft, U.S. Ambassador-Designate to Ukraine WASHINGTON, Oct. 8, 2009 (UBO) John F. Tefft, the professional diplomat that President Obama nominated to become the United States’ next ambassador
SEVASTOPOL , Oct. 8, 2009 (UBO) – President Viktor Yushchenko today reviewed Ukraine’s naval forces at their base in Crimea. The president watched as special forces, coastal defense forces and naval a
KYIV, Oct. 8, 2009 (Ukrainian News/UBO) -- Provisional administrator Kostiantyn Raevskyi, speaking at a new conference today, said Ukrprombank, ranking among Ukrainian largest commercial banks, could
KYIV, Oct. 8, 2009 (Ukrainian News/UBO) -- In a news statement today, Naftogaz Ukrainy national oil and gas company announced it has secured a positive response to its request for restructuring of its
KYIV, Oct. 8, 2009 (Ukrainian News/UBO) -- The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has advised commercial banks to use all legal means to prohibit unscrupulous borrowers – those who will not make any effor
KYIV, Oct. 8, 2009 (Ukrainian News/UBO) – Kyiv district administrative court has issued an order banning the State Property Fund from selling the state's 22.394 percent stake in AeroSvit Airlines, whi
Ihor Kolomoiskyi DNIPROPETROVSK, Oct. 5, 2009 (Ukrainian News/UBO) -- Ihor Kolomoiskyi, a founder and principal owner of Privatbank, one of Ukraine’s largest, also owns 20.0504 percent of the shares i
Petro Poroshenko, presidential nominee as minister of foreign affairs KYIV, Oct. 7, 2009 (Ukrainian News/UBO) -- President Viktor Yushchenko has taken the initial steps that could lead to businessman