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

№39, (2003)

16.12.2003 - 00:00

Prices Rise

In most regions of Ukraine bread prices rose 30-40% in November alone. Other foodstuffs followed suit, albeit to a lesser degree, and even vegetables sold at unusually higher prices for the season....
16.12.2003 - 00:00

Tarantino’s Kill Bill premieres worldwide

Unbelievable, but Tarantino has done it again! He did because he can do it like no one else, coming up with yet another 100% blockbuster that even the most exacting cinephiles can find no faults with...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

Why Ukraine needs military reform

A two-day NATO conference, NA TO Transformation: Agenda for the New Century, ended in London on December 9. It dealt with a broad range of issues relating to the Alliance’s further development and...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

Ukrainian political community lacks an investment, not a consumer development model

For the past four years the Ukrainian economy has shown a steadily high growth rate. In 2000-02, the GDP rose by 20.9%, and 7.2% in the first ten months of this year. Industrial output has shown an...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

Defense Contacts

The Defense Ministers of Ukraine and Russia have signed a Plan for Bilateral Cooperation between their departments for 2004. The Defense Ministry press service reported that the signed plan would...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

Business People See Small and Medium Business as European Integration’s Wallet

Ways to improve Ukraine’s integration into NATO from the economic standpoint, the role of small and medium Ukrainian business in stepping up Ukraine’s integration into Euro-Atlantic structures -...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

Bacchanalia of the Abstract

The Cultural Heritage Museum recently launched an art exhibit by Meritorious Artist of Ukraine Oleksandr Mylovzorov under the eloquent title Bacchanalia. It is a month-long and displays more than...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

The better a state’s reputation, the cheaper the loans

On December 12 the government received some of the world’s top rating agency executives including Moody’s Investors Service Ltd. Vice President Jonathan Schiffer, Senior Vice President Michael Korwin...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

Society wants to integrate. Politicians to decide how

Ukraine’s foreign policy priorities can be in short described as heading West but emotionally clinging to the East, as suggested by a poll of 1,600 persons conducted by the Sociological Service of...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

Some see the EU-Ukraine relations in black-and-white

The European Union’s enlargement has been viewed rather ambiguously in Ukraine. While some see more positive aspects in it, since the zone of wellbeing is coming closer to our borders, others, on...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

Ukrainian Peacekeepers Receive High Appraisal in Iraq

Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Kostiantyn Hryshchenko discussed the issues of Ukraine’s participation in rebuilding Iraq, humanitarian aids to this country, and diplomatic relations between Kyiv and...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

The Unlearned Lesson Of Kryshtof Kosynsky

The Ukrainian-Polish history of the sixteenth through eighteenth centuries is a stormy whirlwind of Cossack and peasant uprisings against magnates and the nobility, and oppression of Orthodox...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

Two Volumes from <I>The Day</I>’s Library Series — Laureate of the Book World 2003

Last Saturday the Fifth International Book World 2003 Fair finished its work in Kyiv. Its participants were almost 250 publishers, printing shops, and media outlets, The Day included. Certainly,...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

Classical music performed in the street. Is it good or bad?

This happened a few years ago in Kyiv. Many graduates of the conservatory (now the National Musical Academy) still remember their unique colleague, who came to one of the Kyiv underpasses every night...
16.12.2003 - 00:00

For a Couple of Frames...

The International Federation of Journalists presented the book Dying to Tell a Story in Brussels, commemorating journalists killed in the line of duty, among them the Ukrainian Reuters cameraman...

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