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Borzhava narrow gauge will be used to transport a cake

Borzhava narrow gauge will be used to transport a cake

22 December 2012 15:48  17426764 027339
Tomorrow, on the occasion of 104th anniversary of the Borzhava narrow gauge railroad, an extraordinary journey will be made by it. As fits on the birthday, the train will carry a cake!

Belarus will accept 650,000 workers from China

Belarus will accept 650,000 workers from China

22 December 2012 15:12  7426763 027338
Information that Belarus will issue 650,000 work visas to citizens of China has been confirmed. Sino-Belarusian industrial park near Minsk will be built by 650,000 Chinese who have work visas issued. A whole Chinese provincial town will be transported to a small town of Smolevichi almost at the Belarusian capital. If this happens, then statistically one Chinese will account for almost 14 residents of Belarus. A source in the government of the country confirmed the information about the mass arrival of Chinese guest workers. Officially, the Foreign Ministry of Belarus denies this.

In Uzhgorod children were taught to bake Christmas cookies (PHOTOS)

In Uzhgorod children were taught to bake Christmas cookies (PHOTOS)

22 December 2012 13:44  50826758 127333
Today, Saturday December 22, Transcarpathian regional organization "Plast" held in Uzhgorod a culinary master class on making Christmas cookies for "birdies" - as children under 10 years in the "Plast" are referred to.

"End of the World" is prolonged to December 23

"End of the World" is prolonged to December 23

22 December 2012 12:33  13526738 027313
Scientists of the National Institute of Anthropology and History of Mexico assumed that the shift of Mayan calendar cycles can be expected until Sunday, December 23, due to inaccurate synchronization with the Western calendar.

New electrical supervisor of Transcarpathia promises "stability"

New electrical supervisor of Transcarpathia promises "stability"

22 December 2012 12:17  51626736 027311
Recently, Transcarpathia received new electrical supervisor - Victor Petrov. In March 2012 Victor Petrov was transferred from Ternopil to Transcarpathian region on the post of the first deputy general director of "Zakarpattyaoblenergo" JSC and almost a month ago, due to election of Vasyl Kovacs to the Parliament, the Supervisory Board of "Zakarpattyaoblenergo" PJSC appointed Victor Petrov to the position of the general director of the company.

Ledyda said that Svyshcho will be the First Deputy

Ledyda said that Svyshcho will be the First Deputy

22 December 2012 12:04  13026735 027310
On Friday, December 21, live on "Tisa-1" TV channel Oleksandr Ledyda confirmed that Svyshcho will be the first deputy head of the Transcarpathian Regional State Administration.

In Uzhgorod they have found a place to hide from the "end of the world" (PHOTOS)

In Uzhgorod they have found a place to hide from the "end of the world" (PHOTOS)

22 December 2012 11:10  23926733 027308
December 21 in honor of the "doomsday" in Uzhgorod a new kind of tourism - "stalker-tourism" - was presented. Fans of Strugatsky writers or computer game of the same name immediately understand from the title what it means - it is the industrial extreme tourism in old abandoned buildings - catacombs, sewers, military facilities, etc. For example, in Ukraine the industrial tourism in Chernobyl zone is very popular.

Uzhgorod Vice Mayor Belyakov's car was burned

Uzhgorod Vice Mayor Belyakov's car was burned

22 December 2012 10:42  30926706 127281
On Saturday, December 22, in the morning in Uzhgorod, the car Hyundai Santa Fe, which belongs to the deputy mayor of Uzhgorod, Party of Regions member Yuri Belyakov, caught fire.

Victory again: "Karpaty" won by the "double"

Victory again: "Karpaty" won by the "double"

22 December 2012 10:09  12026704 027279
Uzhgorod "Karpaty" confidently defeated Kryvy Rih "Sparta". European Cup tempering in matches with Serbian "Radnichky" and friendly game with the best team in Slovakia, "Juventa", benefited champions of Ukraine.

The street named after Uzhgorod mayor's father - as a mirror of junior Pogorelov's activity

The street named after Uzhgorod mayor's father - as a mirror of junior Pogorelov's activity

22 December 2012 09:49  38926687 027262
The street named after Volodymyr Pogorelov - the father of the current mayor of Uzhgorod - is primarily associated with utilities.

This street is adjacent to Komunalnyky lane, where the company "KATP-072801" - the brainchild of Pogorelov Sr. - is situated. Once this company was engaged in garbage disposal in Uzhgorod. Now the utility functions more as a parking lot for official and public transport.

Articles

The holiday was a success: Mikolajczyk's playground may have more towers!

The holiday was a success: Mikolajczyk's playground may have more towers!

22 December 2012 20:14  84426779 027340
Uzhgorod Mikolajczyk already sums up his Second charity reception held on 20.12.2012. In general, he decided that it can be considered as successful as the previous one, which was aimed at raising funds for the installation of safe pedestrian crossings near schools. This time the goal was no less extensive - building the best playground in the city. At the auction within the reception, four towers of the playgrounad were sold - buyers now have the right to give them names of their choice, and their children can even personally install a special plaque at the opening. However, Mikolajczyk's headquarters send news: interest in the project has not abated and some people have volunteered to further support this idea. So there may be more towers on the playground... Meanwhile Mikolajczyk tells who made the construction of the playground possible.