Ukraine, UAE sign visa-free agreement

Ukraine, UAE sign visa-free agreement

Following the negotiations between Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, and Ukraine President Petro Poroshenko, the two countries have agreed upon a visa-free regime. UAE and Ukrainian passport holders will now no longer need visas to travel to each other’s countries. A Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the two countries towards the same effect. The pact will promote the development of cooperation…

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Record tourism flow from Ukraine to Turkey

Record tourism flow from Ukraine to Turkey

The number of Ukrainian citizens travelling to Turkey in the first nine months of 2017 has reached a record 1.118 million, 23% more than the same period in 2016. As previously reported, Antalya and Istanbul remain the most popular among Ukrainians, as well as the Muğla province – Fethiye, Dalaman, Bodrum, and Marmaris. Between January-October 2017, Antalya saw a 25% rise in Ukrainian tourists: 710,871 in total. During January-September, Istanbul saw 226,957 tourists from Ukraine, 3.9%…

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Kharkiv Airport Run took place at the Kharkiv international airport

Kharkiv Airport Run took place at the Kharkiv international airport

Saturday, October 21 the Kharkiv Airport Run took place at the Kharkiv international airport. It became the first run in Ukraine on the runway. More than 300 professional sportsmen and amateurs took part in the event, they ran for a choice of a distance of 5 or 10 kilometers. The best result of 31 minutes 19 seconds at a distance of 10 kilometers among men showed Dmytro Lashyn from Bila Tserkva, the champion of Ukraine…

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Ukrainians made use of visa-free regime with EU 7.5 mln times

Ukrainians made use of visa-free regime with EU 7.5 mln times

Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has said that citizens of Ukraine have crossed the border with the member countries of the European Union 7.5 million times, using the visa-free regime. “It is very important that we have the opportunity to freely move around the world, in particular, the EU – 7.5 million border crossings have been made due to a visa-free travel,” he said at a meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine…

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Kharkiv Airport Run to take place on October 21

Kharkiv Airport Run to take place on October 21

October 21 at 3:00 PM on one of the runways of the International Airport “Kharkiv” will take place Kharkiv Airport Run. It will be the first such race in Ukraine. Participants will be able to choose between five or ten kilometers race. You can register on the site at https://sportevent.com.ua/events/airport-run2017/. The organizers expect 300-350 participants. At the moment, more than 200 registered. Among them: the master of sports, the winner of the Second Kharkiv International…

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The World’s Most Interesting Bars And Drinking Experiences

The World’s Most Interesting Bars And Drinking Experiences

Drinks connoisseurs Joel Harrison and Neil Ridley scoured the globe in a bid to create their book, Straight Up: The Insiders’ Guide To The World’s Most Interesting Bars And Drinking Experiences, which features six sections detailing dozens of drinking holes and a cocktail of heady libations. Europe Tweed/Burgandy, Stockholm Callooh Callay, London Asia Atlas, Singapore  Aer at the Four Seasons, Mumbai  Africa and Middle East  Asoka, Cape Town  Benny’s Cask Ale Pub, Tel Aviv Australia  Bar…

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Explosion injures two pilgrims at Rosh Hashanah celebrations in Ukraine

Explosion injures two pilgrims at Rosh Hashanah celebrations in Ukraine

A celebration of Rosh Hashanah in Uman has been marred by an explosion that authorities say lightly injured two Israeli pilgrims, a 13-year-old boy and an Israeli man. Ukraine’s National Police said that an unidentified explosive device went off early in the morning on September 21 in a garage near the site where pilgrims are celebrating the Jewish New Year.   More than 30,000 pilgrims from 14 countries came this year for the ceremonies, which end…

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Ukraine, Kenya discus cooperation in tourism

Ukraine, Kenya discus cooperation in tourism

Foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin has discussed cooperation in the spheres of tourism, agriculture and combating terrorism with Cabinet Secretary for Foreign Affairs and International Trade of Kenya Amina Mohamed, reported the press service of the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine. At the meeting, the sides discussed opportunities of cooperation between the two countries in trade and economic (tourism, agriculture), educational, scientific and political and legal (combating international terrorism) spheres. The sides arranged to continue the…

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