CULTURE

Honey Fair will be held in the Shevchenko Garden

On October 3, the Honey Fair will take place in Shevchenko Garden (in the alleys near the monument to the ball), reports the City Council. The event...

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Battle of Corporations/Season II: Round one

Sunday, September 25, started the second season of the corporate sports tournament Battle of Corporations, reports Vkontakte. This time, 80 athletes competed for the right to...

Biggest international dog show brings in 500 participants

Ukraine's biggest international dog show took place at Kharkiv's Feldman Ecopark this weekend (Sept 24-25), reports press service of Ecopark (RU). More than 500 owners of...

Kharkiv hosted large graffiti fest

Kharkiv has again proved its status as the graffiti capital, recently hosting the graffiti-jam festival "Make Your Mark". September 4 the Breakdancing center (Molochna Street, 11)...

German Week begins in Kharkiv

On Wednesday, September 22,  the Week of Germany in Ukraine began in Kharkiv, reports project organizers. German Week is a joint German-Ukrainian project, which aims...

Design, PR and Advertising Festival this weekend in Kharkiv

On Saturday, September 24, the Festival of Design, Advertising and PR will be held in the hotel Kharkiv Premier Palace, reports the project's organizers (RU). For...

Karazin University among world’s best

V. N. Karazin Kharkiv National University was the only university from Kharkiv to hit the World University Rankings 2016-2017 by the British Times Higher Education. Taras Shevchenko...

Kharkiv hosts international festival of social initiatives and new music

This week (September 23-25), the international festival of social initiatives and new music Plan B will be held in the old circus in Kharkiv,...

Kharkiv declared among Ukraine’s safest cities

Kharkiv has been named the safest city in Ukraine with a population of more than 1 million people, report OLX. Analysts portal OLX conducted a...

Kharkiv motorists join World Car Free Day campaign

Every year on September 22, people from around the world celebrate World Car-Free Day and give up their cars for a day. The motto of the day is...

The Washington Post publishes portraits of brave Ukrainians

The expanded Sunday's issue of The Washington Post published portraits of Ukrainian heroes who defend Ukraine's independence, freedom and democratic values, reports the Embassy of...

UKRAINE

Google launches new free online course for advertisers

Google's Ukraine office has announced registration for the new season of free online courses for advertisers in the framework of Google AdWords Academy. The course is...

Ukrzaliznytsia adds extra trains to Kyiv

Ukrzaliznytsya has designated two additional trains on the Kyiv-Kharkiv and Kyiv-Kovel routes. An additional high-speed Kyiv-Kharkiv-Kyiv train will be laid on to improve passenger service. Train...

Ukraine becomes less competitive

According to the Global Competitiveness Report 2016-2017 published by the World Economic Forum, Ukraine dropped to 85th in the ranking of global competitiveness. Ukraine lost...

Kharkiv’s exports decrease

In comparison with January-July 2015, exports of goods decreased by 21,4%, imports increased by 13,4%. So, in January-July 2016 export was worth $564m and import was $786.4m...

Honorary Consulate of Brazil opens in Kharkiv

On Wednesday, September 22, the grand opening of the Honorary Consulate of Brazil took place in Kharkiv, reports the regional council (RU). The new Honorary Consul...