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European Union parliament approves visa wavers for Ukrainian citizens

The European Union legislature has overwhelmingly backed plans to allow Ukrainian citizens into the bloc for short stays without visas. The EU parliament on Thursday...

Ukraine, US Congressman Chris Smith plan to attack human trafficking from...

KYIV, Ukraine — Ukraine's aviation sector today became the first civil employees in Europe to receive training to identify potential victims of human trafficking as part of a plan to increase global

Green Globe adds Russia, Poland and Ukraine services

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Ukraine tops the list of where to travel on the cheap

The travel portal, Smarter Travel, describes the Ukraine as "unspoiled by the tourist masses … [a place where] you can explore UNESCO World Heritage sites with locals and then tuck into a traditiona

Ukraine placed on piracy watch list

KYIV, Ukraine - The Ukrainian government has expressed its "disappointment" at the decision by the United States Trade Representative (USTR) to place it on a piracy watch list at a time when seizures

Ukraine streamlines Eurointegration laws

KYIV, Ukraine - Ukrainian parliament has adopted two laws bearing changes that are required by the action plan on visa liberalization with the EU.

Routes announces Donetsk in Ukraine for CIS 2013

Routes is delighted to announce that Donetsk Sergey Prokofiev International Airport was officially appointed today as the Host for the 3rd Routes CIS event, to take place on 21-23 July of this year.

British tourist kidnapped in Ukraine, rescued by elite special ops

The man, who has not been identified, was said to be "safe and well" after his ordeal in the industrial city of Dnipropetrovsk in southern Ukraine.

Ukraine’s largest airline flies into bankruptcy

KIEV, Ukraine - AeroSvit, Ukraine's largest airline, will seek protection from its creditors in court this week after grounding most of its flights and leaving hundreds of people stranded across the g

Ukraine scores high in six international tourism ratings

KYIV, Ukraine - Globe Spots, National Geographic, Trip Advisor and The Lonely Planet ratings have named Ukraine among Top 10 destinations for 2013.

Explore Crimea – Ukrainian Riviera

If you look at the map of Ukraine you would discover a diamod-shaped peninsula of Crimea.

Ukraine chairs Black Sea Economic Cooperation Organization

KYIV, Ukraine - Ukraine takes over the six month chairmanship of the Organization of Black Sea Economic Cooperation (BSEC), starting January 1st, 2013.

German MP: Germany wants to conclude association with Ukraine next year

KYIV, Ukraine - "The European way is wide open for Ukraine and Germany supports it," stated the spokesman on foreign policy for Germany's ruling Free Democratic Party (FDP) Rainer Stinner.

EU Commissioner: EU, Ukraine may sign Association Agreement next year

The EU Commissioner for Enlargement and European Neighborhood Policy, Stefan Fule, believes that the European Union is likely to sign the Association Agreement with Ukraine in November 2013.

EU may drop visas for Ukraine before signing Association Agreement

KYIV, Ukraine - The European Union may introduce a visa-free regime with Ukraine before signing the Association Agreement.

European leaders caution against pre-judging elections in Ukraine

BERLIN, Germany - European leaders gathering in Berlin for a conference entitled "Ukraine and Europe: Elections, Integration and Economic Prospects" warned that Sunday's parliamentary elections in Ukr

Canada’s former Prime Minister: Ukraine should be in EU

Canada's 19th Prime Minister Kim Campbell would like to see Ukraine as a member of the EU, however, the country would have to undergo a number of complicated reforms.

Starwood Hotels names Ukraine key emerging market

KYIV, Ukraine - Ukraine is one of the key emerging markets for hotel business development, as stated in the recent press release by the international hotel chain Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide In

Pegasus Airlines expands flight network in Georgia and Ukraine

LONDON, England - Pegasus Airlines extends its flight network to 57 destinations worldwide, with its second destination in Georgia: the Black Sea coastal town of Batumi; and Lviv, Pegasus’ third Ukr

Ukraine cooperates with Russia on $4 billion AN-70 Project

KYIV, Ukraine - Ukrainian company Antonov together with Russian United Aircraft Corporation will participate in manufacturing Antonov An-70 transport airplanes.

EU and Ukraine further simplify visa regime

BRUSSELS, Belgium - The European Union and Ukraine signed an additional section of the current visa facilitation agreement with Ukraine.

Tourism boom in Ukraine: 300,000 visitors per day

KYIV, Ukraine - During EURO 2012 match days approximately 300,000 people cross Ukrainian border, reports Ukraine's Ministry of Infrastructure.

Sightseeing tips for Euro 2012 soccer fans

Exactly one week before Euro 2012 kicks off, tournament co-host Poland is gearing up to welcome almost one million foreign football fans within its borders.

EURO 2012 gives Ukraine chance to ditch bad stereotypes

A backward country infested with corruption, AIDS, prostitutes and racist thugs.

Ukraine unveils new airport in Donetsk

KYIV, Ukraine - Country officials open the renewed terminal at Donetsk international airport in Ukraine just in time for EURO 2012.

Panic paralyzes Ukrainian city after four explosions injure 27

Four explosions that rocked an eastern Ukrainian city on Friday have prompted a terror probe, the Ukrainian News agency reported.

Fairmont Grand Hotel Kiyv opens its doors

HONG KONG - Fairmont Hotels & Resorts is proud to announce the opening of Fairmont Grand Hotel Kyiv, the luxury brand's first hotel in Eastern Europe.

Minister: Ukraine has enough hotel rooms for Euro 2012 football fans

KYIV, Ukraine - European football fans will have no problems finding accommodation during EURO 2012, said the Vice Prime Minister, Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine Borys Kolesnikov.

Ukraine and Poland among top 2012 travel destination in Europe

KYIV, Ukraine - The list of the most attractive travel destinations in 2012 has been published today. The Top 3 places to visit included Southern Korean Yeosu, Antarctica, Ukraine and Poland.

Ukraine’s election law is a new step in democratic reforms

KYIV, Ukraine - In December 2011, the President of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych signed a new parliamentary election law.