Society

THE FIRST 'KOBZAR' IN CHINESE PRESENTED IN KYIV
24/05/2016
0
May 23, the presentation of the book 'Kobzar' by Taras Shevchenko in Chinese took place in Kyiv. The Vice President of Chinese Academy of Calligraphy and Art Alan Yu took part in the presentation. Besides the text, the book also includes illustrations in Chinese style
LVIV BAKERS TO MAKE THE BIGGEST IN UKRAINE GINGERBREAD HOUSE
05/05/2016
0
May 6, Ukrainian record on the biggest gingerbread house will be fixed at the Rynok Square in Lviv (at 1p.m). The action mission is to revive an ancient tradition that was popular before in Lviv. For many centuries a great variety of sweets and pastry had been produced and sold in Lviv. 'Yurashky', famous Lviv honey gingerbreads, were among of them. They appeared more than 200 years ago. At that time merry fairs with musicians and dancing were very common at St.George Square
THE NETHERLANDS IN UKRAINE: A TULIP FIELD BLOOMING IN CHERNIVTSI OBLAST
15/04/2016
0
A tulip field of 0.8 hectare is blooming in Luzhany village, Chernivtsi oblast. The field was opened for visitors on April, 13.Earlier tourists could enjoy seeing a tulip field in the village of Mamaivka, however, Oleksandr Stratiichuk, the field owner, had to change the place
THE FIRST UKRAINIAN FILM FESTIVAL TO HOLD IN AMSTERDAM
24/03/2016
0
The first festival of Ukrainian films 'Ukraine On Film. Way To Freedom' takes place at the famous Amsterdam cinema 'Pathé Tuschinski" from March,30 until April, 1. The festival program includes three documentaries' 'Eleven' by Dziga Vertov, 'Russian Woodpecker' by Chad Gracia and 'Winter On Fire' by Yevhen Afineevskyi. As one of the festival organizers, Anastasia Sidelnyk, said the festival conception is to present the documentary about the significant events for Ukraine
JANIS VINGRIS PRESENTS HIS FILM ABOUT UKRAINIAN VOLUNTEERS
13/03/2016
0
The documentary 'Volunteers' by Janis Vingris was presented in Riga. The film tells about people who help soldiers in ATO zone and Donbas. The main heroes are Rodion and Ivan who bring €60,000 to buy night-vision devices, masking mash, dry ration, personal hygiene products and other things for Ukrainian soldiers. The movie also shows soldiers' lifestyle in the frontline and contains witnesses of developments in Pisky, Avdiivka, Shyrokyno and other occupied towns
ZAKARPATTIA INVITES TO ENJOY HUNGURIAN FOOD WITH 25-50% DISCOUNT
04/03/2016
0
March 14-20, Week of Hungarian Food, initiated by Zakarpattia Hungurian Tourist Council, will be held in Zakarpattia. All event guests can try national Hungarians food with 25% discount (March 14-16, 18-20) and 50% discount (March 17). 'Last year more than 20 restaurants from Berehove, Vynohradovo, Mukachevo and Uzhhorod joined the campaign. This year we hope to enroll at least the same amount of participants. On February, 5 we have discussed all the event’s details