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February 27, 2013, by Svitlana Tuchynska of The Kyiv Post

A day after returning home from the EU-Ukraine summit in Brussels, President Viktor Yanukovych instructed his government to ensure that the Association Agreement gets signed later this year at a […]

Second Tymoshenko trial takes off, with third one pending

February 14, 2013, by Svitlana Tuchynska of The Kyiv Post

Former Ukrainian Prime Minister Yulia Tymoshenko, in the second year of a seven-year prison sentence, hasn’t seen the end of her legal woes yet. On ...

Chernobyl cleanup workers demand billion euro in unpaid pensions

February 6, 2013, by Svitlana Tuchynska of The Kyiv Post

Hundreds of Chornobyl nuclear disaster cleanup workers protested outside Ukraine’s parliament when the legislature held its first session this y ...

Wizz Air seeks troubled AeroSvit’s routes

January 24, 2013, by Svitlana Tuchynska of The Kyiv Post

AeroSvit, which is undergoing bankruptcy proceedings and has abandoned many of its routes, may never get them back. Wizz Air, the low-cost carrier in ...

  • Yanukovych cancels Kremlin trip, puts Customs Union on hold
    December 18, 2012, by Svitlana Tuchynska of The Kyiv Post

    Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych postponed his December 18 Moscow trip today during which he was supposed to meet with Russian president Vladimir Putin to discuss trade and energy relations, in […]

  • In Ukraine, more people quit smoking as tougher measures adopted
    October 26, 2012, by Svitlana Tuchynska of The Kyiv Post

    More Ukrainians are giving up the highly damaging smoking habit as legislation toughens bans on advertising, smoking in public places and introduces disturbing graphic warnings on cigarette packs. As of […]

  • Tymoshenko new target for dirty election campaign
    June 29, 2012, by Svitlana Tuchynska of The Kyiv Post

    As political ads fill billboards and media all over the country ahead of the Oct. 28 parliament elections, Yulia Tymoshenko is once again becoming a target for some of the […]