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The Hardkiss go to Uzhgorod! (Announcement)

The Hardkiss go to Uzhgorod! (Announcement)

1 July 2015 18:04  224102496 0103517
The famous Ukrainian band The Hardkiss will perform in Uzhgorod!

Unbelievable but true! Uzhgorod will see the show of the international quality!

The grandiose and long-awaited concert of the popular Ukrainian band The HARDKISS will take place on July 31, in the Transcarpathian Regional Drama Theater.

The concert starts at 19.00.

Tickets are already on sale. More information can be found HERE

In short, on the last day of July, music lovers of our region will receive an unforgettable feast of music and thrills.

The price of tickets for the concert ranges from 100 to 400 UAH. All tickets are sold at the box office of the Regional Drama Theater daily from 12.00 to 18.00.

Truck drivers will encounter restrictions on the Ukrainian-Slovak border

Truck drivers will encounter restrictions on the Ukrainian-Slovak border

1 July 2015 17:56  267102493 0103515
Drivers of trucks, that will be crossing the Ukrainian-Slovak border at the checkpoint "Uzhgorod - Vysne Nemecke", will encounter certain restrictions due to the reconstruction of the customs station on the Slovak side, Slovak media reported.

The restrictions will be in force until the end of August. These restrictions do not apply to trucks that go to Slovakia without cargo. Drivers can find information on the current state of waiting at the Infoservice on the site of the Financial Service of the Slovak Republic.

Recall that in April this year, the Slovak side began the reconstruction of the crossing point for the EU funds. The total cost of works is 1.73 million euro. Slovaks plan to complete the reconstruction in the autumn.

Transcarpathia exceeded the target by 276 million (TABLE)

Transcarpathia exceeded the target by 276 million (TABLE)

1 July 2015 17:29  126102491 0103512
in the first half of the year, Transcarpathian region exceeded the target revenues to the general fund of local budgets by 152.6%.

The budget received UAH 276 million over the target. Uzhgorod and Mukachevo made for the budget 51 and 50.5 million over the target respectively. Uzhgorod district - almost 28 million, Tyachiv district - 23 million, Vynogradiv district - 18 million.

In percentage, the best performance of the budget is recorded in Beregovo district - 209%. The worst performance is in the regional budget - only 114.2%.

The final show of the "Let's rock together in Rock H Orchestra" (PHOTOS)

The final show of the "Let's rock together in Rock H Orchestra" (PHOTOS)

1 July 2015 15:58  191102483 2103487
Recently, the gala concert of the winners of the TV show "Let's rock together in the Rock H Orchestra" initiated by Victor Yantso - the leader of the group "Rock H" - took place on the central square of Mukachevo

Sinoptik: Weather in Uzhgorod and Transcarparthian region on Thursday, July 2

Sinoptik: Weather in Uzhgorod and Transcarparthian region on Thursday, July 2

1 July 2015 15:46  209102457 0103479
On Thursday, in Transcarpathian region, there will be sunny weather. In Uzhgorod, Beregovo, Vynogradiv, Rakhiv, Mukachevo, Khust, Svalyava, Mizhhirya dry weather is expected. The temperature at night will be +10 ... +15 degrees, during the day - from +18 to +27. North and north-east wind, 1-4 m / s. In the second half of the week, cloudy weather with clearings, no precipitations is expected.

Transcarpathia is initiating contacts with Hungarian region Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok

Transcarpathia is initiating contacts with Hungarian region Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok

1 July 2015 15:00  40102453 0103475
Today, the Chairman of the regional council Volodymyr Chubirko and the head of the Regional State Administration Vasyl Hubal had a meeting with the chairman of the General Assembly of the Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok region (Hungary) Sandor Kovacs, who is on a visit to our region.

Volodymyr Chubirko thanked the Hungarian party for the support provided to our country. Thus, Transcarpathia soldiers injured in the ATO are being treated in Budapest. Soon, 40 children of soldiers will go to Hungary on holiday. He also noted that Transcarpathia had already established good relations and signed cooperation agreements with the three regions of Hungary. And now, they want to partner with the Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok region.



Vasyl Hubal confirmed that the regional authorities are ready for cooperation and the leadership is grateful for the support of our region. "Our country is going through transformation, decentralization starts. So we are interested in the experience of reforms in Hungary. Also, we are interested in investments and job creation. Therefore, we must give business the opportunity to actively cooperate", - the head of the RSA said.

Sandor Kovacs said that had been to Transcarpathia before, and that he liked our land very much. He supports the initiative of the the Regional Council Chairman on signing the partnership agreement. "Our contacts must result in real actions. We are going the right way. We are ready to help each other. And our experience on European way will be available to you. Overall, 5 states cooperate in protecting the Tisa River Basin. Transcarpathia can receive assistance under this project. We suggest ​​Transcarpathia to implement joint international projects, and your region will take part in European grants", - the Chairman of the General Meeting of the Jász-Nagykun-Szolnok region stated.

The parties agreed to establish a joint working group that will be developing the draft of the cooperation agreement. The next meeting will take palce with the participation of a wide range of businessmen from the two regions that will have an opportunity to establish cooperation.

"The future of the country is in children's dreams"

"The future of the country is in children's dreams"

1 July 2015 13:54  96102443 0103465
Recently, in the city of Kyiv, there was the meeting of the jury of the children's creativity contest "The future of the country is in children's dreams" that was conducted for the thirteenth consecutive year by the State Fiscal Service of Ukraine.

Among the nearly 10 thousand children's works submitted to the contest by participants from all over Ukraine, the work of a Transcarpathian Yevhen Ulihanets "Lake of Prosperity" ranked second in the older age group in the category of "Computer Graphics (computer animation)/"

According to the jury, which includes writers and artists, as well as specialists of the SFS, every year, it is more difficult to evaluate the works and determine the winners among the young participants. Because each work is unique, high-quality, beautiful, and their depth increases.

It should be noted that the competition is gaining increasing popularity among creative youth of Transcarpathia: this year, 55 works were submitted for the second (regional) phase of the competition "The future of the country is in children's dreams".

You can view the works of young Transcarpathians, who dreamed about the future of the country, here: http://zak.sfs.gov.ua/okremi-storinki/arhiv/198142.html.

Yuriy Bodnar will present a commemorative exhibition of "Philosophy rays" (PREVIEW)

Yuriy Bodnar will present a commemorative exhibition of "Philosophy rays" (PREVIEW)

1 July 2015 13:42  139102442 0103457
On July 2, at 17.00, in the Transcarpathian Regional Art Museum, there will be the opening of the personal exhibition of Yuriy Bodnar to mark the 60th anniversary of the artist. The exhibition titled "The Philosophy of Rays" features a hundred works made in the author's recognizable manner.

Yuriy Bodnar is an intellectual artist with a deep creative nature. His world of ambiguous, figurative visions is not a tribute to modern aesthetic theory or doctrine, but the artist's response to the complex spiritual and civilizational quest for realities of the modern world organically transformed into images.

The spirit of sacredness marks not only figurative, compositional works of the artist, but also a considerable number of landscapes. All canvas are living, filled with strong spiritual charge, where deep and sincere soul of the artist utterly committed to the truth and beauty of life can be felt.

Deputy chief of the Border Guard Service department was detained for taking a bribe of over $ 1,000

Deputy chief of the Border Guard Service department was detained for taking a bribe of over $ 1,000

1 July 2015 13:13  247102433 0103453
The prosecutors arrested the deputy chief of the Border Guard Service department while receiving a bribe in amount of more than $ 1,000

Today, July 1, prosecutors of Transcarpathian region, together with officers of the department for countering of economic crime of the MIA Office in Transcarpathian region, arrested the deputy chief of the Border Guard Service department while receiving 1,020 U.S. dollars of undue benefit.

According to the head of the investigation department of the regional Prosecutor's Office Ivan Bitlyan, in return for these funds, the border guard promised a Transcarpathian to assist, using his official position, in illegal transportation of 10 boxes of tobacco products across the state border of Ukraine.

Currently, the deputy chief of the Border Guard Service department was detained according to Art. 208 of the CPC of Ukraine, priority investigation measures are being taken.

A meeting on repairs of Uzhgorod schools was held at the Regional Council

A meeting on repairs of Uzhgorod schools was held at the Regional Council

1 July 2015 12:43  68102430 0103451
At the meeting initiated by the Chairnan of the Regional Council Volodymyr Chubirko, they analyzed the progress of the works on the reconstruction of the facade of the "Uzhgorod Economic Lyceum - school №9". The meeting was attended by the City Council Secretary Bogdan Andriyiv, the head of the capital construction department of the City Council Adam Yurko, the deputy head of the Architecture and Urban Planning Department of the Regional State Administration Oleg Borshovsky, the Acting Chief Architect of the city Mykhailo Ivehesh, the contractors.

The update of the school facade started in the summer. The Regional Council allocated 500,000 UAH for the repair.




The Secretary of the City Council Bogdan Andriyiv says: the city and regional authorities intend to make Uzhgorod a European city. "And the planned works must be performed. The process of the school facade repair is ongoing and it is being performed properly. Foam will be used exclusively for decorative elements, not for insulation", - the Secretary of the City Council says.

The Deputy Head of the Architecture and Urban Planning Department Oleg Borshovsky said that the contractor, the designer and the technical supervisor are responsible for the works performed. "The most important thing is that the repair goes on. And it is being done according to the approved project," - the architect says.

Volodymyr Chubirko noted that the facility would be completed by September 1. "The Regional Council this year provided a record amount of funding for educational institutions of the city. We have been and will continue supporting the city. The more facades in Uzhgorod are updated, the better for the city. And our task is to make the city better, more attractive to investors and tourists. No libel on social networks will stop us", - the Chairman of the Regional Council concluded.

Overall, this year, nearly 10 million hryvnia has been allocated from the regional budget for educational institutions of the city. Primarily, it is allocation of funds for the installation of energy-saving technologies - replacement of windows, insulation of facades. The funds have been allocated for 15 educational institutions.

Two more vehicles from Transcarpathia have been sent to soldiers on the front (PHOTOS)

Two more vehicles from Transcarpathia have been sent to soldiers on the front (PHOTOS)

1 July 2015 12:05  169102427 0103446
This time the equipment from Tyachiv district will be delivered for the needs of the 128th Brigade, in particular the 4th Battalion, where Transcarpathians serve.

It is much needed at the front, which the soldiers have repeatedly told volunteers. So, a GAZ-66 and a UAZ will be useful in deployment and performance of various tasks.

Until now, the car "GAZ-66" has been on the balance sheet of the "Transcarpathian plant "Elektroavtomatyka" PJSC (Director Mykola Levitsky).

It was repaired by volunteers from Teresva Yuriy Danyluk, Roman Kozar and Vasyl Mutsyk. It took almost a week for workers to repair it. And then, they tested the truck on mountain roads. So they assure that it will reliably serve soldiers on the frontline.

The UAZ, which can be used as an ambulance vehicle, was donated to the battalion by Tyachiv district hospital №1. And the funds for the necessary parts, including fuel, were provided by the Acting Head of Tyachiv District State Adminstration Vasyl Yovdiy.

He personally handed the car keys to a soldier of the 4th Battalion of the 128th Brigade Vasyl Chendey from Teresva, who will escort the car to Kramatorsk. To save fuel, they will loaded onto a truck, and thus transported to the East.



Also, the head of the district wished volunteers safe trip, soldiers - successful service and speedy return home alive and healthy.

Traditionally, before delivery, the vehicles were consecrated.

Ukraine has suspended the import of gas through Hungary

Ukraine has suspended the import of gas through Hungary

1 July 2015 11:51  45102423 0103445
Ukraine has suspended the import of gas through Hungary.

This is illustrated by the Hungarian gas transmission system operator FGSZ Ltd, the "Ukrainski Novyny" reported.

Also, according to the Slovak GTS operator Eustream, under the nomination for July 1, Ukraine reduced the import of gas through Slovakia by 34.6%, or 7.2 million cubic meters / day to 13.6 million cubic meters / day compared to late June.

According to the spokesman of the "Ukrtransgaz" Maxim Bilyavsky, as of July 1, the central control department of the national gas transportation system operator has not received nominations for import of natural gas from Hungary.


As is known, on June 25, Ukraine and Hungary started testing the gas Interconnector under the new agreement, which allows to carry out so-called virtual reverse supply and eliminate intermediary of the "Gazprom" starting July 1, 2015.

As reported, on May 29, operators of gas transport systems of Ukraine and Hungary signed an agreement on interconnector, which provides for the exchange of data on the work of cross-border gas pipelines that will help to exclude the Russian "Gazprom" from current relations between Ukraine and the EU.

The capacity of the interconnector in the direction of Hungary is 26 billion cubic meters a year, in the direction of Ukraine - 6.1 billion cubic meters per year.

Recall the "Naftogaz" suspends purchase of gas from the Russian company "Gazprom" as of July 1, 2015.

In Irshava district, a driver knocked down a cross

In Irshava district, a driver knocked down a cross

1 July 2015 11:17  187102422 0103444
The accident occurred on Monday near the village of Vilkhivka in Irshava district.

The driver of a car "Fiat", while overtaking another vehicle, lost control and knocked down a concrete cross on the side of the road.

The female passenger died from injuries at the scene. The driver died in an ambulance vehicle.

Details of the accident on Gagarin street: a city bus hit a scooter driver (PHOTOS)

Details of the accident on Gagarin street: a city bus hit a scooter driver (PHOTOS)

1 July 2015 11:00  353102421 0103435
The traffic accident in Uzhgorod, on Gagarin street involved a scooters and a bus. The scooter driver was delivered to Uzhgorod city hospital.

Yesterday at 14.35, Uzhgorod city police received a report that on Gagarin street in the regional center, there had been an accident involving a scooter and a bus.

The management, the investigative team of the city police and Uzhgorod traffic police officers arrived at the scene. It turned out that the driver of the scooter was injured as a result of the accident. The victim was taken to the hospital.

As it became known from the press officer of the regional traffic police, the scooter driver died from his injuries in the hospital intensive care. He was a resident of Uzhgorod, born in 1959.

The incident was registered in the Journal of statements and reports

on committed criminal offenses and other incidents of Uzhgorod city police.

Currently, the city police officers are investigating into the matter, Uzhgorod city police department informed.

According to eyewitnesses, the accident occurred because the scooter driver had braked suddenly to make a turn.

In Ukraine, beer was equated to wine and vodka

In Ukraine, beer was equated to wine and vodka

1 July 2015 10:44  58102412 0103434
The amendements to the Tax Code passed by the Parliament in 2014 on equating beer to alcoholic beverages took effect on July 1.

According to the adopted amendments, beer advertising on television and radio during the day, as well as outdoor advertising shall be prohibited, the "Interfax-Ukraine" informed.

As reported, the certification and licensing of beer production, product conformity certificate, license for import and export of beer shall be introduced.

Additionally, new requirements for the labeling of products shall be provided, and the use of branded equipment, furniture, glasses, umbrellas; sponsorship of sports teams shall be prohibited.

Also producers of beer with the strength of more than 8.5% will be required to use excise stamps like those for wines and spirits.