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Poland's Booming Economy Relies On Workers From Ukraine & Belarus

The swift growth of the Polish economy has created a demand for workers, particularly cheap labor from the East. The gap is being filled by people from Belarus and Ukraine, many of whom used to work in Russia. 245 more words

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Old feuds - Odessa Airport

In 2011 when “The Family” Yanukovych was taking a tribute from anything and everything it didn’t actually steal, raid or otherwise take control of, Odessa Airport a hitherto publicly owned asset was “privatised”. 707 more words


Eurovision 2017: sub logo submissions due on November 4th

UKRAINE – Ukrainian national television launched a tender for the creation of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest sub logo. Submissions due on November 4th and NTU is expecting proposals from all over the country with a Ukrainian sentiment in them. 96 more words


"Komargorod Pond."

Dawn. A pond on the Tomashpilka river in the village of Komargorod.
The first beams of the sun and fog over water.
Tomashpil Raion of Vinnytsia Oblast. 14 more words

No Swiss Cup for Steingruber

Giulia Steingruber, who won a historic bronze medal for Switzerland at the Olympic Games this summer, unfortunately had to withdraw from the upcoming Swiss Cup, a local favorite for the gymnast who has been suffering from foot pain and will have surgery in the new year. 376 more words


SIMEK for Black Circle festival in Ukraine

Greek visual artist Christos Tzaferos, also known as Simek and part of the duo Blaqk, just sent a few images of his latest work for the Black Circle Festival, an annual street art/post-graffiti festival that each year hits the new location, mostly desolated and abandoned places. 118 more words

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Ukraine renews and expands Russia sanctions

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has enacted the decision of the National Security and Defence Council of Ukraine last month to renew the country’s unilateral sanctions on Russia, and expand the list of people and entities subject to the sanctions for being involved in the violation of Ukraine’s territorial integrity.  40 more words