Month: March 2020

First among the best – #Ukrainian company builds hydropower plant in #GuineaEquatoriale

The countries of the European Union are advanced in terms of setting up and launching capacities for the production of electrical energy from renewable sources. The need to switch to the use of renewable energy sources is becoming more urgent…

Ukrainian army receives last batch of improved T-72 tanks (Photo, Video)

The upgraded version is equipped with additional explosive reactive armor (ERA) Nizh (knife). Photo by UNIAN Ukrainian defense giant UkrOboronOrom has announced that it has completed the delivery of improved T-72 main battle tanks to the Ukrainian armed forces. The…

Ukrainian government reshuffle raises concerns over reform agenda

KYIV – President Volodymyr Zelenskiy has brutally reshuffled the Ukrainian government, questioning the country’s commitment to reform as Kiev seeks to finalize a new lending program with the International Monetary Fund (IMF). In a special parliamentary session on March 4,…

Zelensky shakes up Ukrainian government and proposes new prime minister

Newsletter: Europe Express Your essential guide to what matters in Europe today. Delivered every day of the week. Volodymyr Zelensky, the former comedian elected president of Ukraine last spring by a landslide, is pushing for a major reshuffle of his…

Shmyhal set to replace Honcharuk as prime minister amid Ukrainian government reshuffle

KYIV – Ukrainian Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk has, after six months of service, tendered his resignation as the government prepares for a major reshuffle, lawmakers from President Volodymyr Zelenskiy’s ruling party told RFE / RL. Ukraine’s national legislature, the Verkhovna…