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Uzhgorod officials will receive an extra million for salaries

Uzhgorod officials will receive an extra million for salaries

29 July 2015 18:18  253104093 0105119
At the regular session of Uzhgorod city council, the deputies plan to amend the city budget.

The City Hall officials will receive additional funds from the 51 million hryvnia in excess of the city budget target.

Thus, the executive committee will receive additional UAH 1.294 million.

Of that, 1.1 million will be allocated for the indexation of salaries for the City Hall employees. Another 60,000 will be provided for the purchase of furniture, and 30,000 - for installation of an alarm system.

Another corrupted official was caught in Transcarpathia

Another corrupted official was caught in Transcarpathia

29 July 2015 17:28  126104092 1105118
The head of the district administrative services center was caught when receiving 3,000 UAH bribe.

Today, July 29, prosecutors of Transcarpathian region, together with employees of the Office for combating economic crimes of the regional police caught the head of the administrative services sector of the Permit Center of Rakhiv District State Administration when he was receiving from a Transcarpathian an undue advantage amounting to 3,000 UAH.

The official received the said money for speeding-up issuance of two domestic passports of Ukraine.

The pre-trial investigation over obtaining of undue advantage by an official under Part 3 of Art. 368 of the Criminal Code of Ukraine continues. The sanction of the article provides for imprisonment for a term of five to ten years, with disqualification to hold certain positions or engage in certain activities for up to three years with confiscation of property and with a special forfeiture.

Currently, the issue of notification of the head of the administrative services sector of being suspected, pre-trial restraint against him and removal from the office is being decided.

In Transcarpathia, the SSU officially warned an NGO against committing separatist acts

In Transcarpathia, the SSU officially warned an NGO against committing separatist acts

29 July 2015 17:17  149104091 0105117
In Transcarpathian region, the Security Service of Ukraine has announced a formal warning to managers of the Transcarpathian regional organization for protection of migrant workers' rights and in the presence of a lawyer warned about criminal responsibility for crimes against national security.

In early June, during the presentation of the Concept of this NGO, one of its paragraphs contained the information that could endanger the territorial integrity of Ukraine.

Based on local media publications, the Security Service of Ukraine conducted the investigation, after which they officially warned the leaders of the public association about criminal responsibility under Article 110 (encroachment on territorial integrity and inviolability of Ukraine) of the Criminal Code of Ukraine in case of declaration of the special status of the region in an unlawful manner.

Sinoptik: Weather in Uzhgorod and Transcarparthian region on Thursday, July 30

Sinoptik: Weather in Uzhgorod and Transcarparthian region on Thursday, July 30

29 July 2015 16:44  65104090 0105116
On Thursday, the weather in Transcarpathian region will be partly cloudy. In Uzhgorod, Svalyava, rain is not expected. In Beregovo, Vynogradiv, Rakhiv, Mukachevo, Khust, Mizhhirya rainy weather is expected. The temperature at night will be +11 ... +15 degrees, during the day - from +20 to +25. Southwest, northwest and southwest wind of 1-4 m / s. In the second half of the week, cloudy weather with clearings, mostly without precipitations is predicted.

The number of streets in Uzhgorod to be repaired before the election will increase (LIST)

The number of streets in Uzhgorod to be repaired before the election will increase (LIST)

29 July 2015 15:51  135104089 0105115
The City Council intends to amend the city beautification program. In particular, it is proposed to increase the number of streets in the city to be repaired before the local elections scheduled for October 25.

Thus, the draft decision provides for expenditures for the following works:

- Overhaul of the city roads: Konoplyana st. - UAH 50 thousand, Polyova st. - UAH 50 thousand, Lermontov st. - UAH 50 thousand, F. Tykhy st. - UAH 50 thousand; overhaul of Lehotsky st. near the houses №№3, 5/1, with the expansion of the curb - UAH 66.4 thousand; Zolota st. - UAH 50 thousand, Nekrasov st. - UAH 100 thousand, Pivnichna st. - UAH 280 thousand, L. Ukrainka st. - UAH 150 thousand, Nakhimov st. - UAH 300 thousand, S. Petofi sq. - UAH 500 thousand;

- Overhaul of intrablock areas: 8 Bereznya st., 30 - UAH 420 thousand, Pankevych st., 77,79,81 - UAH 250 thousand; Vuzka st., 38 - UAH 355 thousand; Nasypna st, 10 - UAH 210 thousand, Tolstoy st., 33 - UAH 150 thousand, Svoboda Ave., 18 - UAH 200 thousand, Mozhaisky st., 5-7 - UAH 100 thousand, Jambul st., 50 - UAH 20 thousand, Zankovetska st., 36 - UAH 100 thousand;

- Overhaul of sidewalks: Lehotsky st., 54 - UAH 30 thousand;

- Overhaul of sewerage network at Mozhaisky st., 5 - UAH 100 thousand.

25 Transcarpathian athletes with disabilities had a vacation in Slovakia

25 Transcarpathian athletes with disabilities had a vacation in Slovakia

29 July 2015 14:46  47104087 0105113
Recently Transcarpathian athletes with disabilities returned from Slovakia where they had been improving their health on the Šírava lake, which is 30 km away from Uzhgorod.

The Slovak spa was visited by 25 athletes with disabilities of the Transcarpathian regional organization of the Ukrainian Federation of Athletes with Lesions of Musculoskeletal System and the Transcarpathian regional center of sports for disabled "Invasport." The recreation for the Transcarpathians was organized by representatives of Michalovce District Council of the Slovak Association of Disabled.

Stantsiyna street is recommended to be avoided (Photofacts)

Stantsiyna street is recommended to be avoided (Photofacts)

29 July 2015 14:41  433104086 1105108
The repair of the road on Stantsiyna street continues. Everything takes place according to the ancient Uzhgorod tradition: any works involving asphalt must be performed in the rain.

And also, in the rush hour. That is why, a congestion has formed in the neighbourhood: the traffic on Stantsiyna and Gagarin streets is slow.

Soldiers of the "Carpathian Sich" need help!

Soldiers of the "Carpathian Sich" need help!

29 July 2015 14:03  143104081 0105107
For those, who want to and can help our Transcarpathian company of the National Guard "Carpathian Sich", we post a list of needs:

1. Summer iniform - 20 sets of M / 48, 30 sets of L / 50, 5 sets of XL / 52.
2. Tactical sneakers - 35 pcs. Size 15-42r, 15-43r, 5-44r.
3. Harnesses 30 pcs. (recruits do not have them at all)
4. Knee and elbow pads - 30 pcs
5. Tactical gloves - 30 pcs
6. Military backpacks 20 l - 10 pcs.
7. Stew
8. Car - very much needed, our 2 cars are being repaired and will not be ready soon.
9. Tactical watches.
10. First aid kits (if possible with medical scissors, celox, Israeli bandage)

Contact: [email protected],
050-990-95-08, 098-388-40-62

Five soldiers of the 128th Brigade were wounded in Stanytsia Luhanska

Five soldiers of the 128th Brigade were wounded in Stanytsia Luhanska

29 July 2015 13:48  104104079 0105105
During last night, militants of the so-called LPR repeatedly shelled Stanytsia Luhanska and surroundings with various types of weapons, including rocket launchers, artillery guns and mortars.

The enemy fire from the right bank of the Siversky Donets affected units of the 128th mountain infantry brigade from Transcarpathia. Unfortunately, there were wounded. After midnight, due to shelling, five soldiers of the brigade aged 26 to 38 years sufferred shrapnel wounds.

They were hospitalized in the district hospital. According to preliminary information, their condition is not serious, there is no threat to their lives.

Sources of revenues to local budgets of Transcarpathia are increasing

Sources of revenues to local budgets of Transcarpathia are increasing

29 July 2015 13:13  33104078 0105104
Pursuant to the amendments to the Budget Code of Ukraine, as of January 1 this year, state fee for the issuance and registration of passports (certificates) shall be credited to local budgets. Crediting of the said tax was implemented in the framework of fiscal decentralization and introduction of a new model of financial security of local budgets. In accordance with Articles 64 and 69 of the Budget Code of Ukraine, the said tax is a source of revenues to general fund of city, town and village budgets. In previous budget periods, this state fee was credited to the state budget.

As of July 1 this year, local budgets have received the state fee for the issuance and registration of passports (certificates) in the amount of UAH 7.2 million. The largest amounts of this kind of revenue were received in the cities of regional importance Uzhgorod (UAH 2.0 million), Mukachevo (UAH 0.8 million), Khust (UAH 0.7 million) and in Vynogradiv district (UAH 0.7 million).

The delegation from the Czech Vysocina region will come to Transcarpathia

The delegation from the Czech Vysocina region will come to Transcarpathia

29 July 2015 12:53  33104077 0105103
This week, the delegation of the Czech Republic from Vysocina region will visit Transcarpathian region for cooperation with social welfare institutions.

The delegation will consist of Peter Krcal - the manager of the Regional Council of Vysocina region on social welfare, Vera Svarcova - the head of the department of the regional government on social welfare, Roman Sikora - the head of the division at the department of the regional government on social protection, Marek Homolka - specialist-expert at the department of the regional government on social welfare and others.

The Czech partners plan to hold a meeting with the regional authorities.

Then, the delegation intends to familiarize themselves with the work of Vynogradiv Geriatric Hospice and Vynogradiv orphanage. In Tyachiv, the Czechs will visit the youth department of the Vilshany orphanage "Parasolka" and the Vilshany orphanage. On Friday, the delegation will visit children's institutions of Mukachevo.

Summer autumn in Uzhgorod (PHOTOS)

Summer autumn in Uzhgorod (PHOTOS)

29 July 2015 12:46  378104076 0105093
It is a full month to the end of summer, and in Uzhgorod yellowed leaves are already rustling underfoot. Those are, in particular, leaves and flowers of certain lime species, which have already faded and are falling down casting the mood of autumn.

At the longest lime avenue in Europe, on Nezalezhnist embankment, everything around is becoming yellow.

Program for flood protection in the Tisa river basin will be raised in the government

Program for flood protection in the Tisa river basin will be raised in the government

29 July 2015 12:22  48104066 0105092
"The Program for comprehensive flood protection in the Tisa river basin in Transcarpathian region, which is aimed to protect settlements and farmland, has not been funded since 2013 - the head of the Transcarpathian Regional State Administration Hennadiy Moskal says. - Then, the said program was included into the National target program of water management development and environmental rehabilitation of the Dnipro river for the period until 2021. In 2013, only the debt for the works performed in the previous year was partially repaid. In 2014, no construction works were carried out and 29 percent of the debt for the works performed in 2012-2013 was partially repaid."

According to the head of the region, this year, again only repayment of outstanding debt is planned. As of today, twenty facilities, the construction of which started in 2009-2012, costing about UAH 125 million are not completed. At another three sites, the contractors for which were determined in 2012, works have not even started.

In order to address the extremely critical state of funding for this important program in Transcarpathia, Hennadiy Moskal initiates a meeting with the Prime Minister, the Minister of Environment and the Minister of Finance. "We need to move this issue off the ground," - Hennadiy Moskal said.

The breastfeeding support week starts in Transcarpathia (Announcement)

The breastfeeding support week starts in Transcarpathia (Announcement)

29 July 2015 11:46  29104065 0105091
On Thursday, July 30 at 10.00,, in the press center of the Regional Health Center (Teatralna Sq., 6), there will a briefing dedicated to the World breastfeeding support week. The participants of the briefing:

Uliana Voloshina - the head of the organizational and methodological office, Lyudmyla Mertser - neonatologist, mother with breast-feeding at work experience, Hanna Tverdokhlib - journalist, mother with breast-feeding at work experience

Tax police seized smuggled goods worth about 800,000 UAH (PHOTOS)

Tax police seized smuggled goods worth about 800,000 UAH (PHOTOS)

29 July 2015 11:35  108104064 0105082
Yesterday, July 28, officers of the operational department of the Main Office of the SFS in Transcarpathian region conducted seven searches in the city of Uzhgorod and Uzhgorod district, at the locations where the goods, illegally imported to Ukraine, were kept. The operational-investigative actions were carried out under the investigation of the criminal proceedings registered in the URPI over tax evasion in large amounts on the basis of decisions of Uzhgorod city and district court.

As a result of the investigation measures, they found and seized: household appliances - 476 blenders "BRAUN" made in Poland; 316 kg of coffee beans "BRAVOS" made in Czech Republic; 12 pairs of women's shoes made in China; financial documents in Hungarian; rough notes.

Overall, the cost of the confiscated goods, that had been illegally imported to Ukraine, amounted to about 800,000 UAH. Those goods are at the Financial Investigation Department of the Main Office of the SFS in Transcarpathian region.