Where there is no law, but every man does what is right in his own eyes, there is the least of real liberty
Henry M. Robert

№29, (2011)

26.05.2011 - 00:00

Army reform

It’s going to be a year since Ukraine officially became a nonaligned country, according to the adopted law “On the principles of domestic and foreign policy.” Hence, Ukraine had...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

A cosmic artist

What has society seen and remembered over the past days, weeks and months? Ruins, vandalism, brutality, provocations, invectives, and filth. The Red flag has returned to Ukraine and there have been...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

This day in history

1648: Cossack troops, led by Bohdan Khmelnytsky, defeat the Poles in the Battle of Korsun. 1920: Red Army units start a counteroffensive on the Southwestern Front, meant to seize Kyiv. 1926: In Paris...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

Express German visas and lawsuits in Ukraine

Hans-Jurgen Heimsoeth, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Germany to Ukraine, told a press conference yesterday that new entry visa procedures were legally effective for frequent...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

Obama speaks on close alliance and world leadership

US president stated that he had come to confirm the strong alliance between the US and Great Britain, which is of greatest importance in the world: “Even as more nations take on the...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

Legal support for biofuels

The parliament has approved a bill on the production and usage of biofuel in the first reading. The document’s explanatory note emphasizes that its aim is to encourage the production, marketing,...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

A plus tendency

The contest for London’s A-Level Bellerbys College scholarship recently ended in Ukraine. It was organized in collaboration with the Donstream Education Group. Among the seven finalists,...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

Kyiv-Moscow gas talks

On May 18 Russian President Dmitry Medvedev declared that there is no biased attitude toward Ukraine [in terms of gas supplies], but simply a price to be paid. This gives one food for thought. Does...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

“Street masquerade”: a deja vu for Saakashvili

May 24, 2011. Georgia’s Pre-sident Mikheil Saakashvili is playing chess with Tbilisi’s mayor Gigi Ugulava at the opening of the capital’s Sand Park. Incidentally, in his speech...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

Innovative ways to make money

The artificial heart, video calls, virtual fitting rooms, shirts made of plastic bottles, wallpaper that changes color depending on the mood of the person in the room… Until recently one...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

Students demand quality education

Yesterday students went out into the streets of Kyiv, Donetsk, Rivne, Lviv, Dnipropetrovsk, Luhansk, Lutsk and other regional centers to hold protest actions. The young people are dissatisfied with...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

An empire of light at PinchukArtCentre

Last week three exhibitions opened simultaneously at the PinchukArtCentre in Kyiv: “Your Emotional Future,” the first personal exhibition by the Danish-Icelandic artist Olafur Eliasson...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

Pawel ZALEWSKI: Ukraine’s membership will reinforce the EU

Last Friday, Pawel ZALEWSKI, Vice-Chairman of the Committee on Economic Integration, Legal Approximation and Convergence with EU Policies in the framework of the Euronest Parliamentary Assembly;...
26.05.2011 - 00:00

Small business still runs the risk of tax minimization despite promises of “simplification”

The government has finished drawing up the law on a simplified tax system (No.8521) and asked the parliament to pass it as soon as possible. “Changes to the Tax Code reflect a maximal...
26.05.2011 - 00:00


Dnister power plant to export electricity  The second unit of the nation’s biggest ongoing electric industry project, the Dnister pumped storage power plant, which is being built on...


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