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Government to provide people with telecommunications

Posted by the Editor on September 7, 2007


News / 7 September 2007 | 18:00

Government to provide people with telecommunications

Government to provide people with telecommunications

Cabinet of Ukraine adopted a resolution 1098 from September 5, 2007 that confirmed arrangement on development of telephone communications. The corresponding resolution signed by the PM Viktor Yanukovych is published on Government portal.

The Government charged Transport and Communications Ministry as well as Finance Ministry to provide funds in amount of UAH 240 million in state budget-2008-2009 for further development of telecommunication services in particular in villages that foresees usage of modern radio technologies including native one.

Financing of provision of cordless access to telecommunication nets will be carried out by means of budget and consumers of telecommunications services funds and finance resources of “Ukrtelecom” Jsc.

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Yanukovych proposed Dnipropetrovsk authorities to conclude agreement

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News / 7 September 2007 | 17:40

Yanukovych proposed Dnipropetrovsk authorities to conclude agreement

Yanukovych proposed Dnipropetrovsk authorities to conclude agreement

Prime Minister of Ukraine Viktor Yanukovych in scope of his visit to Dnipropetrovsk region proposed local authorities to conclude an agreement on cooperation between Cabinet of Ukraine and region.

According to Yanukovych, Dnipropetrovsk region must follow the Lviv region where yesterday the first protocol on cooperation between Government and Lviv region was signed.

Yanukovych noted that in the near future such agreement will be signed with Donetsk region and gradually with other regions of Ukraine.

According to Yanukovych such agreements on cooperation between Cabinet and regions of Ukraine will contribute to creation of effective mechanism of interaction of all branches of power. He noted that it is important to take care not only of one region but of the whole country.

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Shufrych set up camp near Ministry of Extraordinary situations

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News / 7 September 2007 | 17:19

Shufrych set up camp near Ministry of Extraordinary situations

Shufrych set up camp near Ministry of Extraordinary situations

Minister of Extraordinary Situations Nestor Shufrych has ordered to set up a camp near the Ministry of Extraordinary situations in order to provide picketers with normal conditions, press service of the Ministry of Extraordinary situations informs.

Besides, a film about work of the Ministry during the year 2007 will be demonstrated to the picketers.

At the same time Shufrych complained that in spite he is officially on vacation, he has spent all this day at his working place in order nobody has doubts concerning the Minister.

As earlier reported, representatives of “Our Ukraine – People’s Self-Defense” bloc gathered near the central entrance of the Emergency Ministry and Ministry of Transport yesterday. They demand the resignation of Minister of Transport Mykola Rudkovsky and Minister of Extraordinary situations Nestor Shufrych.

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President sends letter to PM

Posted by the Editor on September 7, 2007


News / 7 September 2007 | 17:00

President sends letter to PM

President sends letter to PM

President Viktor Yushchenko on Friday sent a letter to Prime Minister Viktor Yanukovych, president’s press office reported.

Yushchenko said the National Museum of Fine Arts needs additional premises. He reminded the Prime Minister that the Directorate of Art Exhibitions had ordered a reconstruction of the Republican Exhibition Center on 3 Institutskaya Street in 1986 but the government had given the building to Kyiv’s community in 1999 to establish a national youth center there. The President said the capital’s authorities provided virtuallyno money to reconstruct the building, asking the premier to give it back to the state and complete its reconstruction.

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Yushchenko congratulated military special-service agents

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News / 7 September 2007 | 16:46

Yushchenko congratulated military special-service agents

Yushchenko congratulated military special-service agents

President of Ukraine – Supreme Commander in Chief of Armed Forces of Ukraine Viktor Yushchenko congratulated armed forces personnel, workers and veterans of reconnaissance on their professional holiday.

“I appreciate your high professionalism and devotion, great contribution to security of national interests of the country. The job of special-service agents is honorable, highly intellectual and important for society,” the President’s greeting says.

Yushchenko expressed assurance that military agents will multiply glorious traditions of their predecessors and will always remember about their high mission.

“Let belief in happy future of Ukraine add strength and confidence to you,” he noted in his greeting.

Yushchenko wished armed forces personnel, workers and veterans of reconnaissance health, prosperity and success.

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Minister of Justice doesn’t know what to advise parliament

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News / 7 September 2007 | 16:14

Minister of Justice doesn't know what to advise parliament

Minister of Justice doesn’t know what to advise parliament

Minister of Justice of Ukraine Olexander Lavrynovych considers that the People’s deputies of Ukraine of the fifth convocation can consider draft budget for 2008 next week. He stated at briefing on Friday, ForUm’s correspondent reports.

“There are People’s deputies in the Verkhovna Rada, who haven’t resigned, and according to the law they should fulfill their duties,” he said.

At the same time, according to the Minister, as the quantity of the People’s deputies in the VRU is less than 300, they can’t take authorized decisions in a full scope.

Besides, Lavrynovych emphasized that “today the cliché on the VRU illegitimacy is imposed on society; all over the world there is a practice that the People’s deputies of the parliament stop their activity only after the election of the next convocation”.

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Party of Regions started collecting signatures for referendum (photo)

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News / 7 September 2007 | 15:30

Party of Regions started collecting signatures for referendum (photo)

Party of Regions started collecting signatures for referendum (photo)

Today in the morning in Maydan Nezalezhnosti the campaign on signatures collection on preparation to national referendum, initiated by Party of Regions, has started, the ForUm’s correspondnet informs.

Similar actions on signatures collection have started in Kharkiv, Simferopil, Donetsk, Odesa and Poltava.

The Ukrainians are offered to answer three politically important questions:

1. Do you agree that Ukraine to have Ukrainian and Russian as official languages?

2. Do you agree that regional and district state authorities to be elected by citizens of Ukraine?

 
3. Do you agree Ukraine to be a country that does not participates in military alliances?

 

 

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Yushchenko will have new advisor

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News / 7 September 2007 | 15:11

Yushchenko will have new advisor

Yushchenko will have new advisor

President of Ukraine Viktor Yushchenko has signed a decree on appointment of Oleg Lytvak as his advisor.

The text with the corresponding decree is on the official site of the Head of the State.

Oleg Lytvak was born in 1949. He is a member of Ukrainian party “Unity”.

In 1987-1992 he worked in the Prosecutor’s General office of the USSR, after that he took position of the deputy Prosecutor General of Ukraine. Also, he headed the National bureau of investigations. In 1997-1998 he was acting Prosecutor General of Ukraine. He is deputy chairman of jurists Union of Ukraine.

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