Sunday, May 21, 2017

In Kiev, after modernization, they opened a cycle track which where build 104 years ago

In Kiev, after modernization, they opened a cycle track which where build 104 years ago.

On May 20, the Kyiv City State Administration completed the reconstruction and opened a cycle track in the Shevchenko district of Kiev.
In the course of the reconstruction, the track of the cycle track with the modern sports cover was restored, the reconstruction of the administrative and sports building with the arrangement of the premises for the needs of athletes (changing rooms, showers, medical center, gym, saucing studio, repair workshop and bicycle storage boxes) .

Klitschko attended the Veloday and launched the first race on the new cycle racetrack


Saturday, May 20, 2017

Indonesia plans to print money in Ukraine

Indonesia plans to print money in Ukraine. he representative of Indonesia, the company "Peruri" plans to cooperate with the National Bank of Ukraine in the process of issuing money.

During the meeting, the National Bank and the Indonesian company discussed the possibility of cooperation on the production of paper with a high degree of protection, printing banknotes and issuing coins.
The main member of the delegation of Indonesia, technical director of the company Khardzh Sumarti Subandrio said that the country is interested in a permanent partner who will be reliable and will be able to take part in the company's active activities in the international sphere of money production.
"We are attracted by the possibility of cooperation with Ukraine, since the level of production capacities of the Banknote-Mint of the NBU fully meets the modern world standards," the head of the delegation noted.
"We are absolutely amazed at the effective work of the staff, the high level of automation, innovative technologies and the quality of Ukrainian paper, banknote and coin products," said Khardzh Sumarti.

In Ukraine the methodology for calculating port charges will be changed

In April 2017 the Minister predicted reduction of port charges in Ukraine until the fourth quarter of this year.
In March 2017 the head of the AMPU promised to develop a methodology for calculating the rates of port and channel charges and submit the document for approval to the Cabinet until July 1 of this year.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Antonov looks globally after severing Volga-Dnepr ties

Ukraine's Antonov Design Bureau (Gostomel) is eyeing global expansion after having severed ties with Russia's Volga-Dnepr Group last year. Air Cargo News reports that the heavy cargo specialist has set up offices in London, the US and Hong Kong, and has appointed a sales manager to Japan and Australia for its cargo charter operator Antonov Airlines (ADB, Gostomel).

The agreement with Volga-Dnepr was a joint marketing venture, and with its dissolution the two are now operating independently in the market. Antonov has now begun working with a number of different companies across the globe to extend the service life of its freighters. Among these are Dunlop, whose tyres it is using on its An-124 and An-225 aircraft to attain their maximum payload of 150 tonnes with an improved lifespan. Other partners include Honeywell Aerospace, Pratt & Whitney, Dowty Propellers and Zodiac Aerospace.

According to the Antonov press office, it has also recently signed a number of Memoranda of Understanding with Turkish and Saudi companies to work together on avionics and other solutions. These include Turkey's Aselsan, for collaboration on the An-148-100, An-158 and An-178 aircraft families; and Saudi Arabian firm Taqnia Aeronautics Company and Turkey's Havelsan for the manufacture of maritime patrol aircraft based on the An-132.

Saturday, May 13, 2017

Eurovision Song Contest 2017 - Grand Final - Live

The Grand Final of the 2017 Eurovision Song Contest will take place in Kyiv, Ukraine after Jamala won in Stockholm in 2016 with the song 1944. 26 Countries will perform in the final: Ten countries who qualified from the first Semi-Final, ten qualifiers from the second Semi-Final, The Big 5: Manel Navarro from Spain, Alma from France, Lucie Jones from the United Kingdom, Francesco Gabbani from Italy, Levina from Germany and O.Torvald from host country Ukraine.




The order of appearances of finalists following the results of the draw is as follows:

01 Israel Imre Ziv "I Feel Alive"

02 Poland Kasya Mos "Flashlight"

03 Belarus NAVIBAND "History of Mayga Zhytsia"

04 Austria Isaiah Faerbrace "do not Come Easy"

05 Armenia Arzvik "Fly With Me"

06 The Netherlands OG3NE "Lights and Shadows"

07 Moldova Sunstroke Project "Hey Mamma"

08 Hungary Yotsi Papai "Origo"

09 Italy Francesco Gabbana "Occidentali's Karma"

10 Denmark Anya Nissen "Where I Am"

11 Portugal Salvador Zibrave "Amar Pelos Dois"

12 Azerbaijan Diana Gadzhieva "Skeletons"

13 Croatia Jacques Hoodek "My Friend"

14 Australia Nathan Trent "Running On Air"

15 Greece Demi "This is Love"

16 Spain Manuel Navarro "Do It for Your Lover"

17 Norway JOWST "Grab The Moment"

18 United Kingdom Lucy Jones "Never Give Up On You"

19 Cyprus Hovig "Gravity"

20 Romania Ilinka and Alex Florya "Yodel It!"

21 Germany Levina "Perfect Life"

22 Ukraine O. Torvald "Time"

23 Belgium "City Lights"

24 Sweden Robin Bengtsson "I can not Go On"

25 Bulgaria Christian Kostiv "Beautiful Mess"

26 France Alma "Requiem"