Locked content PGNiG to double exports to Ukraine

WSE-listed gas giant PGNiG hopes to increase its sales to Ukraine twofold this year to 700-800 million cubic meters, company’s Deputy CEO Maciej Woźniak said. At end-Q3, PGNiG sold 430 million cubic meters to Kiev. In order to boost sales, the company is planning to launch a second connection via Cz...

Locked content Balczun steps down as the CEO of Ukrainian railway operator

Wojciech Balczun resigned from his post as the CEO of the state-owned railway operator Ukrzaliznytsia, citing personal reasons. “He made this decision personally, and I respect his decision. “Whatever may be said by anyone, throughout this year there have also been positive changes. I want to thank ...

Locked content Stańczak to helm Ukrainian gas infrastructure operator

Paweł Stańczak, member of the board of state-owned gas giant PGNiG, will helm the Ukrainian state-owned gas infrastructure operator Ukrtranshaz. His candidacy was approved by the Naftohaz supervisory board, which controls Ukrtranshaz. Stańczak has 25 years of experience in gas transport and was resp...

Locked content Pesa wins €50 mln tram contract with Kiev

Rolling stock producer Pesa signed a €50 million deal for the delivery of 40 low-floor trams to Kiev, Pesa said in a market filing. “This is a great pride for us, but also a confirmation of the good opinions of passengers and the carrier regarding our products. The trams delivered so far to Kyiv hav...

Locked content Poland abstains in Ukrainian trade preferences vote

Agriculture ministers from EU Member States have voted to adopt the trade preferences for Ukraine, aimed at strengthening the country’s economy. Polish and Latvian representatives abstained from voting. Poland’s deputy agriculture minister Ryszard Zarudzki explained that Poland has reser...

Locked content Ryanair cancels plans to fly to Ukraine

Irish low-cost airline Ryanair canceled plans to start flying to Ukraine, saying the main airport in Kiev had not honored terms agreed earlier this year. “Kiev airport has chosen to protect high fare airlines and deprive Ukrainian consumers/visitors access to Europe’s lowest air fares,” Ryanair said...

Locked content PGNiG to sell 218 mln cm3 of gas to Ukraine

WSE-listed, state-controlled gas utility PGNiG will sell 218 million cubic meters to Ukrainian firm Ukrtrans, the company said in a press statement. “Last year, we’ve begun exporting our gas to Ukraine, which was a success. This whole time we’ve been carefully analyzing the local market,...

Locked content EU grants visa-free travel to Ukrainians

The European Parliament with 521 votes for and 75 against, approved the bill to grant Ukrainian nationals visa-free travel to the EU. Ukrainians who hold a biometric passport will be able to enter the EU without a visa for 90 days in any 180-day period, for tourism, to visit relatives or friends, or...

Locked content Ukrainian workers in Poland will soon be able to roam EU visa-free

The head of an organization that works with Ukrainian citizens who are legally working and living in Poland has stated that many Ukrainians might seek work outside of Poland after they’ll be allowed to enter other EU countries without a visa-free relatively soon. “The Ukrainians in Poland earn...