Kyiv city council has made a decision to grant a natural monument status to seven trees in the city, reports unian.ua. Two oldest trees - the 300-year-old oaks - are located at the Lysa Hora hill (Bald Mountain), the confabulated witch gathering site. Other trees added to the list are a 150-year-old сhamaecyparis, three 150-year-old ashes, and a 120-year-old chestnut tree.
23/05 Kyiv Adds More Trees to Natural Heritage List
For the 11th time European Cultural Week opened its door in Ukraine. More than a dozen European countries participated in the public event sharing their culture through exhibitions, concerts and shows that took place in Kyiv and some other Ukrainian cities.
21/05 Ukraine Welcomes European Cultural Week
Ukrainian capital Kyiv just finished hosting the first international conference The Global LNG Revolution and Energy Independence of Ukraine.
19/05 Ukraine Proceeds With LNG Terminal Project
With arrival of tree blossoms and warm weather, Ukraine celebrates its one of the most traditionally important religious holidays - Easter.
13/05 Ukraine Celebrates The Great Day - Easter
The southern Ukrainian resort city Yevpatoria has opened its 16th museum. The new venue is dedicated to the history of marine piracy in the region that goes back to the classical age. Museum Black Sea Pirates exhibits a collection of more than 600 pieces, which include weapons, tableware, coins, jewelry, parts of the sinking ships, and some of the sailors’ personal items.
10/05 Black Sea Pirates Invite for an Adventure
Commemorating 27th anniversary of Chornobyl accident members of the European Parliament Ms. Michele Rivasi, Ms. Corinne Lepage and the head of the EU Delegation to Ukraine, Ambassador Jan Tombinski came to Ukrainian town of Ivankiv to inaugurate a EUR 4 million EU-funded project to protect the health of the people living around the Chornobyl Exclusion zone today.
29/04 EU Helps Ukrainians Affected by Chornobyl
The biggest conference of Internet technology developers in Ukraine gathered more than seven thousand people under one roof this year. Five informational streams were available to the attendees of the conference where the top-notch speakers shared innovative and valuable IT knowledge with their audience.
29/04 iForum 2013 - Grand Fiesta for Ukrainian and Foreign IT Professionals
Japanese pianist, Oxford and Royal Academy of Music graduate Chisato Kusunoki came back to Ukraine for the fourth time to become a part of a Chornobyl commemoration concert at the National Organ and Chamber Music Hall in Kyiv on April 22, 2013.
23/04 Ukrainian Music Has a Sense of Grandeur - Pianist Chisato Kusunoki
The new exhibition “Samurai: Art of War”- is finally afoot, exposing the Ukrainian audience to the ancient Japanese hero and warrior, the samurai. Items on display illustrate the distinguishing periods of weaponry, armor, crafts, works of art, prints, kimonos, household items, way of life, traditional ceremonies and poetic works of the Muromachi (1333-1573) and Edo (1603-1868) epochs.
04/04 Ukraine Hosts an Exhibition of the Legendary Japanese Warriors – Samurai
Sanoma Media Ukraine and the National Geographic Society gave a green light to the long-anticipated Ukrainian version of National Geographic Magazine. The Ukrainian edition will be published 100% in the Ukrainian language and will become the 38th edition of National Geographic published in a country’s local language.
04/04 National Geographic Magazine Launches Ukrainian Edition
Lviv Fashion Week offered five days of pure style and fashion in the heart of the nation’s cultural capital – the City of Lions. Fashion Week featured designers from Ukraine and numerous other European countries.
31/03 Lviv Fashion Week – Catwalk of Ukrainian Fashion And Style
7th International exhibition Ukrainian Art Week opened its doors to the visitors. Hundreds of paintings from Ukrainian artists were displayed for the joy of visitors and for the judgment of the international jury. Ukrainian Art Week is a part of the international organization called Art Week, where Ukraine holds membership along with other 13 countries.
27/03 Ukrainian Art Week Discovers New Talents