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London Daily Mail: Farmer sells family estate...to pay off father's Ukrainian former wife

424 weeks ago
A farmer will see his dreams for the future disappear today as he breaks up the family estate to pay off his late father's Ukrainian ex-wife.

Christopher Morgan, 34, inherited the 250-acre farm, which has been in his family for three generations, when his father Keith died two years ago. Read the story here.

London Daily Mail: Farmer sells family estate...to pay off father's Ukrainian former wife

424 weeks ago
A farmer will see his dreams for the future disappear today as he breaks up the family estate to pay off his late father's Ukrainian ex-wife.

Christopher Morgan, 34, inherited the 250-acre farm, which has been in his family for three generations, when his father Keith died two years ago. Read the story here.

London Daily Mail: Farmer sells family estate...to pay off father's Ukrainian former wife

424 weeks ago
A farmer will see his dreams for the future disappear today as he breaks up the family estate to pay off his late father's Ukrainian ex-wife.

Christopher Morgan, 34, inherited the 250-acre farm, which has been in his family for three generations, when his father Keith died two years ago. Read the story here.

London Daily Mail: Farmer sells family estate...to pay off father's Ukrainian former wife

424 weeks ago
A farmer will see his dreams for the future disappear today as he breaks up the family estate to pay off his late father's Ukrainian ex-wife.

Christopher Morgan, 34, inherited the 250-acre farm, which has been in his family for three generations, when his father Keith died two years ago. Read the story here.

Pinchuk becomes second Ukrainian put on list of world's 100 most influential people

424 weeks ago
Victor Pinchuk has become the first Ukrainian public figure and the second Ukrainian in history put on the list of the world's 100 most influential people according to the Time Magazine.

Travel Picks: Top 10 U.S. celebrity-owned restaurants

424 weeks ago
NEW YORK, April 30 (Reuters Life!) - Travelers to the United States craving meals with a sidedish of fame can enjoy a host of celebrity-endorsed restaurants recommended by travel website TripAdvisor (www.tripadvisor.com)

Survey: Americans planning to travel, spend more

424 weeks ago
NEW YORK, April 30 (Reuters Life!) - After a few years of staying close to home, Americans are ready to start traveling again and will be spending more and staying away longer.

Travel Picks: Top 10 U.S. celebrity-owned restaurants

424 weeks ago
NEW YORK, April 30 (Reuters Life!) - Travelers to the United States craving meals with a sidedish of fame can enjoy a host of celebrity-endorsed restaurants recommended by travel website TripAdvisor (www.tripadvisor.com)

Actor Randy Quaid, wife, jailed briefly after missing court

425 weeks ago
LOS ANGELES, April 26 (Reuters) - Actor Randy Quaid and his wife Evi were jailed for a few hours on Monday after missing several court dates related to a charge that they failed to pay a California hotel bill last year.

Fall of price of Russian gas to positively influence Ukrainian economy

425 weeks ago
The agreement on the cut of $100 in the gas price reached by the Ukrainian and Russian presidents will boost Ukraine's economy, according to experts polled by Interfax-Ukraine.

Time: As Russia reclaims its sphere of influence, the U.S. doesn't object

425 weeks ago
Five years ago in the former Soviet Union, governments loyal to Moscow were falling roughly every six months. Those were the glory days of the "color revolutions" that brought new leaders to Georgia, Ukraine and Kyrgyzstan in quick succession between 2003 and 2005, all with the backing of the United States. The region's political center of gravity was tilting sharply toward the West. But now that trend has been reversed.

Spanish tourism loses 252 million euros from ash cloud

426 weeks ago
MADRID, April 21 (Reuters) - Spanish tourism lost 252 million euros ($339 million) over six days because of travel restrictions caused by the volcanic ash cloud which grounded air traffic in Europe, industry body Exceltur said on Wednesday.

Some European flights resume but travel chaos not over

426 weeks ago
LONDON (AP) — European airports lurched back to life Apr. 20 as the gridlock spawned by Iceland's volcanic ash plume eased. But British hubs remain closed and the government says it will be weeks before tens of thousands of stranded travelers can be brought home.

Kiev Apartments. Accommodation, Kiev

426 weeks ago
Renting Kiev Apartments during your trip to Ukraine is the most convenient and economical kind of accommodation in Kiev.

Europe battles to overcome air travel crisis

426 weeks ago
LONDON, April 19 (Reuters) - Europe begins a new working week on Monday with officials hoping to significantly increase flights to half the normal number and the EU discussing how to tackle the 5-day-old air travel crisis caused by volcanic ash.

Travel chaos as cloud of ash drifts over Europe

426 weeks ago
LONDON — Volcanic ash sifted down on parts of northern Europe on Friday and thousands of planes stayed on the tarmac to avoid the hazardous cloud. Travel chaos engulfed major European cities and the U.N. warned of possible health risks from falling ash. Eurocontrol, the European air traffic agency, said the travel disruptions that reverberated throughout the world Thursday were even worse on Friday, with about 11,000 flights expected to operate in Europe instead of the usual 28,000. It said delays will continue well into Saturday as the massive yet invisible ash cloud moves slowly south and east.

Foreign Ministry: Slovakia supports road map for Ukrainians' visa-free travel to EU

427 weeks ago
Slovakia will support drawing up a road map for Ukrainians' visa-free travel to the European Union, the press service of the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine has reported on Wednesday.

Two sick with bird flu in Vietnam, 11 undergo tests

427 weeks ago
HANOI, April 14 (Reuters) - Two people in northern Vietnam have been infected with the H5N1 bird flu virus and health authorities are carrying out tests to see if 11 others who have come down with fever have been infected.

Mexico hotel staff talk on producer's wife's death

427 weeks ago
CANCUN, Mexico (AP) — Mexican investigators have interviewed several employees of the hotel where television producer Bruce Beresford-Redman and his wife stayed before her death.

Polish leader orders travel rule review after crash

427 weeks ago
WARSAW, April 12 (Reuters) - Poland's Acting President Komorowski said onApr. 12he would review the rules governing travel for top military personnel after a plane crash in which the president, army generals and officials were killed.

Travel Picks: Top 10 places to ask: 'Will you marry me?'

427 weeks ago
SINGAPORE, April 9 (Reuters Life!) - Asking someone to marry may be one of the most important questions of your life, and the right place can make it all the more memorable.

A budget guide to Belgian travel

427 weeks ago
Sometimes it happens in life that you do the thing you originally intended to do, but for a very different reason. It’s like in the saying that things don’t necessarily happen for the best, but you can make the best out of them. This pretty much sums up my recent trip to Belgium, which was originally supposed to be a private worry-free visit, but turned out to be a solo tourist trip.

Q+A: Are Thai protests hurting tourism and the economy?

428 weeks ago
BANGKOK, April 8 (Reuters) - Rising political tension in Thailand, with a state of emergency declared to quell mass protests, has hurt tourism but may not have a big impact on the export-led economy unless it drags on or leads to violence.

Foreign Ministry advises Ukrainians against traveling to Kyrgyzstan

428 weeks ago
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry recommends that Ukrainians refrain from trips to Kyrgyzstan, according to a statement posted on the official Web site of the ministry on Wednesday.

Medvedev: EU should give Russians visa-free travel

428 weeks ago
BRATISLAVA, Slovakia (AP) — Russia's president is urging the European Union to abolish visa requirements for Russians.

Turkish envoy travels to Armenia

428 weeks ago
ANKARA, Turkey — An official says a top Turkish envoy is in Armenia for talks on the delayed ratification of agreements to improve ties.

Ukraine Travel Guide. Ukrainian Interpreter.

428 weeks ago
Ukraine Travel Guide Eugene Snezhkin. Plan your itinerary to see "everything" during your short travel to the Ukraine or even cross Ukrainian border and visit Europe.

Energia president: Space tourism to resume after 2012

428 weeks ago
Baikonur, April 1 (Interfax-AVN) - Space tourism programs will resume after the Energia Aerospace Corporation modernizes itself to produce more spaceships annually, Energia President and General Designer Vitaly Lopota said on Thursday.

Sarkozy's father, wife not eager for second term

429 weeks ago
PARIS (AP) — Nicolas Sarkozy's father and his wife aren't thrilled about the prospect of the French president running for a second term in 2012.

Ukrainians able to travel to Israel without visas in September

430 weeks ago
Israel expects the introduction of a visa-free regime with Ukraine in September this year, Israeli Tourism Minister Stas Misezhnikov has said.

Britain unveils laws meant to stem 'libel tourism'

430 weeks ago
LONDON (AP) — Britain's government is unveiling an overhaul of libel laws to guard against "libel tourism" — when foreigners bring cases to U.K. courts in hopes of a more favorable judgment than they might get in their home countries.

Travel Daily News: Ukrainian cruise ports lower fees to promote Black Sea

431 weeks ago
In order to enhance cruise ships call figures, the port of Odessa, Ukraine, will offer a 20% discount on port fees for cruise liners, starting from the 2010 cruise season. Furthermore, all Ukrainian cruise ports will provide a 50% discount on port fees from November 15th till March 15th every year. A 100% discount for tonnage will also be granted from the third call of any vessel of one cruise company to one Ukrainian port throughout a year. Read the story here.

Update: Bird flu outbreak in Romania, near Ukraine

431 weeks ago
BRUSSELS, March 16 (Reuters) - Romania has identified an outbreak of bird flu at a poultry farm and taken steps to control its spread, the European Union's executive said on March 16.

Romania reports bird flu outbreak

431 weeks ago
BRUSSELS, March 16 (Reuters) - Romania has identified an outbreak of bird flu at a poultry farm and taken steps to control its spread, the European Union's executive said on March 16.

Former Russian prime minister Chernomyrdin's wife dies

431 weeks ago
Moscow, March 13 (Interfax) - Valentina Chernomyrdina, the wife of former Russian Prime Minister Viktor Chernomyrdin, has died in Moscow, Interfax was told by the family.

Travel Picks: Top 10 hotels to celebrate St. Patrick's Day

431 weeks ago
NEW YORK, March 12 (Reuters Life!) - St. Patrick's Day, which will be celebrated next week, has become a worldwide phenomenon with festivities that occur not only in the United States and Ireland, but also in the Caribbean, New Zealand and Japan.

Kuliniak heads Culture and Tourism Ministry

432 weeks ago
Mykhailo Kuliniak has been appointed head of the Ukrainian Culture and Tourism Ministry.

Ex-wife criticizes Mandela to British newspaper

432 weeks ago
JOHANNESBURG (AP) — A British newspaper's interview quoting Nelson Mandela's ex-wife bitterly criticizing the anti-apartheid icon has prompted outraged headlines in South Africa.

Mauritius, Seychelles tourism recovery continues

432 weeks ago
PORT LOUIS (Reuters) - Tourist arrival numbers to Mauritius and Seychelles continued to improve through February although the Mauritian government said the strength of recovery in the sector had been subdued by a weakening euro.

Health Ministry: Situation for flu epidemic is favorable in Ukraine

432 weeks ago
A favorable situation for flu and acute respiratory diseases is seen in all regions of Ukraine, the press service of the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported.

The Trumpet: Russia?s influence advances in Ukraine

432 weeks ago
Newly inaugurated Ukrainian President Viktor F. Yanukovych visited Moscow last Friday and promised Russian officials a “sharp turn” in bilateral relations between the two countries. Read the story here.

U.S. general's Kyrgyz visit rivals Russian influence

432 weeks ago
BISHKEK, March 10 (Reuters) - U.S. General David Petraeus arrived in Kyrgyzstan on Wednesday, a day after the United States said it would build an anti-terrorism training centre for the former Soviet republic in Central Asia.

Lavrov: Russia could take more steps to secure visa-free travel with EU

432 weeks ago
Moscow, March 9 (Interfax) - The authorities in Moscow are ready to take a number of steps that could lead to the introduction of visa-free travel between Russia and EU member states, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said at a news conference after talks with his Finnish counterpart Alexander Stubb in Moscow on Mar. 9.

Our Sports Central: Hosts of the Euro 2012 football championship travel to Utah

432 weeks ago
SANDY, Utah (Monday, March 8, 2010) - Where do the hosts of Europe's largest sporting event - the European Football Championship - go to learn tips of the trade? Utah - host of the 2002 Winter Olympics and home of Real Salt Lake, MLS Cup 2009 Champions. Read the story here.

Yanukovych hopes Ukrainians will travel to Europe without visas next year

432 weeks ago
Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych has said he hopes that the visa regime between Ukraine and the European Union will be stopped next year.

Travel Picks: Top 10 famous movie hotels

432 weeks ago
NEW YORK, March 5 (Reuters Life!) - While most travellers can only dream of getting an Oscar or being on the silver screen, anyone can pretend to be star at U.S. hotels where countless movie scenes have been shot.

Estonia considers tourism priority sphere in cooperation with Ivano-Frankivsk region

432 weeks ago
Ivano-Frankivsk, March 5 (Interfax-Ukraine) - Estonia considers tourism one of the priority directions for its cooperation with Ivano-Frankivsk region, Estonian Ambassador to Ukraine Jaan Hein has said.

World in Ukraine: Small Japanese community has big influence on nation

432 weeks ago
Considering the extensive Japanese influence on Ukraine, from popular sushi restaurants to imported cars, the head count of expatriates from The Land of the Rising Sun may come as a surprise. There are only 200 Japanese nationals living in Ukraine, according to the Japanese Embassy.

Cruise travelers tell of deadly waves off Spain

432 weeks ago
BARCELONA, Spain (AP) — The Mediterranean was heaving as the 68-year-old Italian stood in the cruise ship lounge. A moment later a monstrous wave shattered the windows and sent shards into her head, leaving her bleeding on the ground and calling out for her husband.

Experts Expecting Strengthening Of Influence Of Big Business On Politics During Yanukovych's Presidency

432 weeks ago

"We are stepping into the life, when the oligarchs will influence on the politics of the Ukrainian state. I believe, now, Yanukovych is in more vulnerable situation... And they [oligarchs] showed they are the major politicians in the country while the rule of Yuschenko...," Verkhovna Rada deputy of the Our Ukraine People's Self-Defense Bloc faction Oles Donii said.

Experts Expecting Strengthening Of Influence Of Big Business On Politics During Yanukovych's Presidency