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Moroz: Parliament will adopt draft package today

Posted by the Editor on June 1, 2007


News / 1 June 2007 | 17:45

Parliament will adopt draft package today

Moroz: Parliament will adopt draft package today

The VRU speaker Olexander Moroz considers all laws necessary for early parliamentary elections will be adopted on Friday by midnight.

“We will consider all issues by midnight today,” noted the Speaker.

He also explained the procedure of national deputies’ withdrawal from their factions.

“People’s deputy must submit resignation to secretariat of the Verkhovna Rada and in accordance with part 3 Article 60 of the Parliamentary Rules of Procedure he should notify the speaker about it. I ask those, who have not yet given their notices, to do it now,” Moroz said.

The Speaker confirmed that BYuT and “Our Ukraine” people’s deputies had submitted their resignation applications but remarked that some resignations were issued improperly. Some of them lacked signatures; others were submitted but later recalled.

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Ukraine prepares for EURO-2012

Posted by the Editor on June 1, 2007


News / 1 June 2007 | 17:15

Ukraine prepares for EURO-2012

Ukraine prepares for EURO-2012

Ukraine will have to invest over 10 bln.USD in transport infrastructure developing to be well prepared for Euro-2012. Government Portal informed.

Ministers of Transport of Ukraine and Poland officially discussed joint plans for communications development during the International Conference of Ministers of Transport in Sofia (Bulgaria).

Ukrainian Minister Mykola Rudkovskyi assured Europeans that political crisis in Ukraine will have no effect on the championship preparation. Kyiv plans to build a superhighway dubbed the West-East and new circular road around the capital by 2012. Besides, it is also planned to reconstruct seven airports in large cities and build new terminal in Boryspil.

In order to facilitate movement of fans during the event, ten new AN-148 airplanes will be put into operation, including modernization of railways.

As it is known, Ukraine and Poland won the UEFA tender to host Euro 2012.

About 400 thousand foreign tourists are expected to arrive in Ukraine to see and participate in Euro-2012.

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Yanukovych: Cabinet fulfilled its obligations

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News / 1 June 2007 | 16:45

Cabinet fulfilled its obligations

Yanukovych: Cabinet fulfilled its obligations

The Government fulfilled all obligations provided by joint statement of the President Yushchenko, PM Yanukovych and VRU speaker Moroz. Yanukovych told today during the meeting with the Interior Minister of Slovakia.

“The Government fulfilled it by 100%. The law on financing elections has been already adopted. The major issues are considered. Those divergences are existing will be considered in the parliament by means of voting,” Yanukovych noted.

According to him, the process is difficult but is in advance. He supposes today the VRU considers and adopts the main part of issues.

“I can’t say and decide for the parliament, but we do all possible to influence this process,” he said.

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CCU to consider President’s decree on interior troops

Posted by the Editor on June 1, 2007


News / 1 June 2007 | 16:10

CCU to consider President's decree on interior troops

CCU to consider President’s decree on interior troops

 On June 1, the submission concerning the constitutionality of the President’s decree on interior troops’ subordination to the President was brought to the Constitutional Court. The CCU press service informs.

It was submitted by 53 People’s deputies.

The CCU also received the submission of 59 People’s deputies concerning the compliance of the article 13 of the Constitution and the part 2 of the article 16 of the Code “On depths”, in particular the special permission performance on natural resources usage to people who are not the citizens of Ukraine.

Besides, 53 People’s deputies appeal the President’s decree “On energetic security of Ukraine” from March 14, 2007.

The constitutional submissions are taken for consideration to the Secretariat of the CCU.

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VR supported amendments to law on elections

Posted by the Editor on June 1, 2007


News / 1 June 2007 | 15:35

VR supported amendments to law on elections

VR supported amendments to law on elections

The People’s deputies accepted as a “basis” the draft bill on People’s deputies’ elections, ForUm‘s correspondent reports.

251 People’s deputies voted for such resolution.

In the given document the right of the elderly people to vote at home and corresponding procedure are foreseen, the author of that draft bill, the People deputy from SPU faction Sergiy Matvienko informed

According to him, in the given document the elections are declared valid, if only 50 % of voters, included in electoral roll, participate.

The third norm, represented in the given draft bill, is the mechanism of zeroing that offers to cancel the third part of article 101 of the given law. “It is done in case one political force taken 150 voices during the elections, does not blackmail in further all Ukraine and the parliament, for example, by rejection to take an oath, the parliament becomes incapable and we will be forced to work without the parliament, and Ukraine will be on the verge of the next elections and political chaos, ” Matvienko emphasized.

It is necessary to note that for final approval of the given draft bill the parliament must consider it at least once again, previously having made necessary amendments in the given document if it is needed.

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Ukraine and Russia unite against corporate takeovers

Posted by the Editor on June 1, 2007


News / 1 June 2007 | 14:55

Ukraine and Russia unite against corporate takeovers

Ukraine and Russia unite against corporate takeovers

The Ukrainian League of Industrialists and Entrepreneurs (ULIE) signed an agreement on cooperation between the corporate security system of the ULIE and the Russian Security Industry Association according to Cabinet press office.

The agreement was signed between ULIE President Anatoliy Kinakh and President of the Russian Association Igor Filonenko.

As Kinakh noted, “today both Ukraine and Russia regard issues of business and investment security as very important, we should fight corporate takeovers. In view of integration with the international economic community, these issues become more and more significant,” Kinakh said.

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"Children Protection Day"-(photo)

Posted by the Editor on June 1, 2007


News / 1 June 2007 | 14:20

"Children Protection Day"-(photo)

The “theatre”- show near the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine took place today on the occasion of the International Children protection Day. The performance derides politicians actions and current situation in the country.
 
 
 
 
 
 

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Yanukovcyh’s statement on International Children protection Day

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News / 1 June 2007 | 13:40

Yanukovcyh's statement on International Children protection Day

Yanukovcyh’s statement on International Children protection Day

On June 1 we celebrate nice and sweet holiday – International Children protection Day.

This is a special day not only for young citizens of our country, but also a reminder to our society about its responsibility to raise and protect growing generation, press office of PR informed.

The family, motherhood and children problems will be always in the center of attention of the State. Today the Government is realizing activities in order to solve the problems of birth, protecting children health, providing the access to quality medical and educational sservices.

One of the top priorities of our work we see in taking care of children, which had left with no parents care and which are strongly in the need of state support.

I am glad to hear that non-government and religious organizations, funds and state business representatives are curious about the problems of children.

This day I want to thank each family, which adopted the children, took to raise her, to each parent who raises foster kids, because family its like a school, where the person is been raised, where dominates love for the parents and native land. In this way Ukrainians were forming their national identity.

The Ukrainian government realizes that family is unique value of humanity. Family is the basis for society wealth and future of the State. As a head of the government I will do everything in order to change society opinion about the kids. Children – is our future, and the future of Ukraine.

I wish our young citizens happy childhood and shining smiles. I wish in your hearts were no place for disappointment and indifference. I wish all your dreams come true, and you will have all the possibilities to realize your potential.

You are – our hope!
 
Viktor Yanukovych

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