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Ukraine's Economy Ministry expects over US$3 bln in foreign investment in 2020.

The amount is set at up to US$5 billion under the best-case scenario.

PM Honcharuk promises 1 mln new jobs in five years

Some 200,000 new jobs are expected in 2020 alone.

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Russia's MFA Lavrov: NATO «has nothing to do with Ukraine,» shouldn't interfere in Donbas talks.

He says NATO "could only worsen" the Ukrainian issue.

Russia's MFA Lavrov: NATO «has nothing to do with Ukraine,» shouldn't interfere in in Donbas talks.

He says NATO "could only worsen" the Ukrainian issue.

Kyiv's airport monument unveiled in memory of Iran plane crash victims – media.

A memorial stone with the inscription "PS 752, 08.01.2020" was unveiled on February 17 at Boryspil International Airport outside the Ukrainian capital.

Kyiv Airport monument unveiled in memory of Iran plane crash victims – media.

A memorial stone with the inscription "PS 752, 08.01.2020" was unveiled on February 17 at Boryspil International Airport outside the Ukrainian capital.

Ukraine's state debt shrinks to almost 44% of GDP amid hryvnia revaluation.

The share of the country's state debt in the national currency grew to 41%.

Shadow transactions in Ukraine account for 23.8% of official GDP – study

The share of the shadow economy in 33 countries varies between 10.1% and 26.9% of GDP.

Ambassador Taylor: 'No one' at State Department believed Trump conspiracy theory about Ukraine election meddling – Newsweek.

He says no one at the State Department was told to investigate whether there was a DNC server in Ukraine.

RFE/RL: U.S.-Ukraine produced rocket lifts off, takes supplies to International Space Station

Its arrival is scheduled for February 18.

Ukraine's FM demands that Iranian counterpart share circumstances of plane downing.

Ukraine demands fair compensation over the incident.

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Ukraine's Naftogaz presents strategy to boost gas production.

The company plans to increase production through ultra-deep drilling at the Shebelynka gas field.

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Zelensky has reasons to oppose Trump's words about corrupt Ukraine – media.

Trump's words harm Kyiv's investment image.

Ukrainian gas stocks shrink to 16.32 bcm since Nov 2

As of February 15, 2020, gas reserves in the country's USFs were 58% up from the figure reported as of February 15, 2019.

Final draft of bill on all-Ukrainian referendum ready – Parl't deputy speaker.

Stefanchuk stands for holding a discussion between factions and groups, as well as an "internal scientific round table."

Ukraine prepares to snub China in aerospace deal with U.

The antitrust authority says it might have a strong case against the deal, which has become a major sticking point in the global military and political rivalry between China and the U.S.

Naftogaz group seeks nearly US$8 bln over assets Russia seized in Crimea.

Russia argues that it owes Naftogaz nothing despite it does not dispute that it unlawfully expropriated Naftogaz's assets.

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Ukraine's economy minister presents economic growth strategy.

Ukraine should attract at least US$50 billion in investment in the coming years, according to the minister.

Expert predicts Ukraine's hryvnia rate for 2020

The national budget for 2020 set the hryvnia forex rate at UAH 27 per the U.S. dollar.

Boryspil ranked No. 1 among European airports for passenger growth

Photo from UNIANAviation industry association ACI Europe has ranked Kyiv's Boryspil International Airport as the continent's number one airport in terms of passenger growth during 2019 in...

Analyst assesses idea of raising retirement age in Ukraine.

The expert believes it is necessary to further develop social policies.

Russia's FSB detains Crimean resident for «participating in illegal armed formation» .

Criminal proceedings were initiated under Part 2 of Article 208 of the Criminal Code of the Russian Federation.

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Ukraine's exports of goods, services to EU in 2019 estimated at US$25 bln.

The exports to other countries stood at US$63.7 billion.

Syrian Army officially takes control of Greater Aleppo, Russia deploying «little green men»  – media.

Russia began to deploy its troops along the Aleppo-Damascus (M-5) highway.

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NBU replenishes int'l reserves by US$166 mln on Feb 10-14.

Over the period under review, the regulator did not sell foreign currency.

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