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28 November 2018

Infrastructure Ministry To Launch Pilot Project For Operation Of Private Traction On Railways

A competition will be held to determine where the pilot project will be launched.

Poroshenko Signs Laws On Customs Clearance Of Foreign-Registered Cars

All the proceeds from customs clearance of such cars will be used to cover the Pension Fund’s deficit.

Ukrzaliznytsia To Index Freight Rates By 16.6% From February And 2.5% Quarterly

Freight rates will be indexed automatically if the company’s requirements are met from May 1.

27 November 2018

Ukrzaliznytsia Needs Up To 700 Electric Locomotives In Next 10 Years - Kravtsov

Acquisition of such a large number of new locomotives will depend on availability of funds.

Skoda Transportation Opens Office In Dnipro

The company’s Ukrainian office will engage in development of design solutions for railways and public transport for its parent company.

26 November 2018

Rada Approves Martial Law In 10 Regions

Martial law was imposed for 30 days.

SkyUp Registers Another Aircraft In Ukraine

The Boeing 737-800, which was manufactured in 2013, was issued a Ukrainian tail number on November 22.

Bohdan Presents First Ukrainian-Made Electric Truck

The vehicle was assembled in Lutsk for the Banke Electromotive company (Denmark).

Rada Adopts 2019 State Budget

Among other things, the parliament extended the experiment involving the use of surplus proceeds from customs duties to finance repair of roads.

23 November 2018

Rada Increases Fine For Drunk Driving To UAH 17,000-51,000

However, the increase will enter into force only in 2020.

SkyUp Begins Selling Tickets For Domestic Flights From Odesa To Kyiv And Kharkiv

The flights will begin in June 2019.

22 November 2018

Wizz Air To Launch Two New Routes From Kyiv And Kharkiv In 2019

The airline will operate flights to Krakow from both Ukrainian cities.

Ukravtodor Needs Over UAH 1 Trillion To Repair All Roads In Ukraine

UAH 600 billion is needed for repair of state roads and almost the same amount is needed for repair of local roads.

Wizz Air Announces Plan To Resume Operation Of Its Ukrainian Subsidiary

The company will increase its fleet in Ukraine to 20 Airbus A320 and A321 aircraft, which will be stationed at several bases in various regions of the country.

21 November 2018

Kyiv Subway Signs Contract For Construction Of Extension To Vinogradar

The subway extension will be built by the Kyivmetrobud company.

Omelian Announces Details Of Construction Of First New Airport In Post-Independence Ukraine

The cost of construction of the Prydniprovia airport will be comparable to the cost of building a new terminal and a runway at the Odesa airport.

Ukrposhta To Receive UAH 500 Million For Delivery Of Pensions In 2019 - Omelian

The money will be spent exclusively on postal workers’ salaries.

Ryanair To Fly From Kyiv To Dublin, Manchester, Athens, Sofia And Cyprus

The low-cost airline will operate flights from Ukraine to 22 destinations in the summer.

20 November 2018

First Plane Takes Off From Mykolaiv Airport After Long Break

The first flight was a charter flight to Kyiv.

Ryanair To Create Europe’s Fourth Largest IT Hub In Ukraine

In connection with this, the company has decided to created the position of technical director in Ukraine.