Ukraine in the international media

FORBES: Meet the Ukrainian Start-Up turning coffee into eyewear

Green-conscious industries have already used coffee waste to produce furniture, cups, printing ink, and biofuel, but Ukrainian Havrylenko is unique in using it to make sunglasses

Tuesday, 03 September 2019 21:51

BLOOMBERG: As Europe Struggles, Ukraine’s Economy Heads for an Upswing

President Zelenskyy's ambitious plans highlight where the previous Ukrainian government fell short: judicial reform, privatization and loosening rules on owning farmland

Thursday, 15 August 2019 15:44

BBC: Chernobyl vodka: First consumer product made in exclusion zone

With only one bottle produced so far, it will be a while before Atomik martinis are available - but Prof Smith and the team hope to produce 500 bottles this year, selling it initially to the increasing number of tourists who now visit the...

Friday, 09 August 2019 12:01

BLOOMBERG: Ukraine Turns to Blueprint That Transformed Ex-Communist Europe

Control of the legislature allow President Zelenskyy's party to pursue market-based economic policies that the likes of Poland and Hungary introduced two decades ago, even as those nations now seek more state sway

Monday, 05 August 2019 14:25

THE ATLANTIC: They Cheered Russian Rule. Now Some Have Buyer’s Remorse

Although investment from Moscow soared in Russian-occupied Crimea, prices are high, goods expensive, and tourists scarce

Tuesday, 18 June 2019 16:58

WASHINGTON POST: At a Ukrainian aircraft engine factory, China’s military finds a cash-hungry partner

China seizes opportunities in Ukraine as European and American investors continue to hesitate

Thursday, 23 May 2019 23:46

LOS ANGELES TIMES: Soviet housing was famously drab. This Ukraine complex is all about color

Ukrainian residential real estate complex offers a colorful contrast to the endless monotony of Soviet-era apartment blocks 

Thursday, 16 May 2019 01:01

VOGUE: Meet Alyona Alyona, Ukraine’s Most Unlikely Rap Star

Where female rappers are either hypersexualized or take on prototypically masculine tropes in the West, Savranenko does not subscribe to any specific aesthetic in Ukraine’s relatively new space

Wednesday, 01 May 2019 21:07

NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO: Students In Ukraine Learn How To Spot Fake Stories, Propaganda And Hate Speech

As hybrid war with Putin's Russia enters its sixth year, a new project aims to teach young Ukrainians how to identify deliberate disinformation

Saturday, 23 March 2019 12:36

THE IRISH TIMES: Crimean Tatars stand firm against Russian occupation of homeland

Five years of Kremlin rule have brought repression to the Muslim community in Ukraine's Russian-occupied Crimean peninsula

Saturday, 02 March 2019 17:12

WASHINGTON POST: The West should support Ukraine’s reform trajectory

Ukraine is the decisive global battleground in the new Cold War against a revisionist and revanchist Russia

Sunday, 17 February 2019 17:39

GUARDIAN: Mr Jones review – newsman's heroic journey into a Soviet nightmare

Timely new movie explores the horrors of Stalin's genocidal 1930s Ukrainian famine

Monday, 11 February 2019 13:45

EURACTIV: Agribusiness drives development technologies in Ukraine, deputy minister says

Once regarded as the breadbasket of Europe, Ukraine is now ready to be the ‘supermarket of the world’ as processed and high-end product manufacturing is booming

Thursday, 31 January 2019 11:51

BBC: Russia-Ukraine sea clash leaves Mariupol port deserted

The de facto Kremlin blockade of Ukraine's southeastern seaports sets a potentially disastrous precedent for international shipping law

Monday, 17 December 2018 15:20

WALL STREET JOURNAL: Ukraine Creates ‘a Church Without Putin’

Bishops from the country’s three main Orthodox churches elect leader of a new church, breaking Russia’s grip

Sunday, 16 December 2018 01:18

GUARDIAN: Russia 'paved way for Ukraine ship seizures with fake news drive'

EU’s security commissioner says Moscow spread false claims for at least a year before last month’s seizures

Monday, 10 December 2018 22:01

BBC: Vogue Ukraine editor-in-chief suspended for plagiarism

Magazine editor facing accusations of repeatedly passing the work of other authors off as her own

Sunday, 04 November 2018 22:01

REUTERS: Three decades after nuclear disaster, Chernobyl goes solar

The site of the world's worst atomic energy disaster is now part of Ukraine's growing transition towards renewables

Saturday, 06 October 2018 11:55

WALL STREET JOURNAL: Russia's Religious War Against Ukraine

The Kremlin is trying without success to dominate the Eastern Orthodox Church and seek to maintain a strong religious presence in Ukraine

Wednesday, 03 October 2018 00:48

ABC NEWS: Ukrainian city remembers Jews on Holocaust anniversary

Lviv honors activists working to preserve the city's rich Jewish heritage

Wednesday, 05 September 2018 13:59

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