30 May-3 June
Mystetskiy Arsenal (Lavrska 10-12)
Book Arsenal is one of the annual key cultural events in Kyiv, attracting more than 50 000 visitors to Mystetskiy Arsenal every year. And it’s not about books only – the 5-day program includes public talks, lectures, art exhibitions, concerts, and theatre performances. The event is usually hosted by several world-famous writers, so be sure to mark the dates in your calendar – you’ll want to be part of it.
Some good news, some bad. Let’s start with the good news. In the latest annual Ease of Doing Business Ranking from the World Bank, Ukraine has moved up five spots and now sits at number 71 out of 190 countries analysed. A five-spot advance doesn’t sound like much, but, for context, at least Ukraine is […]
Ukraine can legitimately sing We are the Champions following Oleksandr Usyk’s fight on 10 November at Manchester Arena. Brit Tony Bellow worked Usyk hard, going into the eight round, but it was Usyk’s brutal left hook that sent him flying to the mat, unable to get back up. With the IBF, WBA, WBC, WBO cruiserweight […]
Even at the age of 27, Ukraine can hardly be called a “nation of startups”, as neither the president nor the Ministry of Economic Trade and Development have made this a priority. Regardless, we will reject this pessimism, as real steps are being taken in this direction. In fact, a stratum of IT specialists is […]
20 December at 19.00 International Centre of Culture and Arts (Nebesnoi Sotni 1) At Brighton, the fates of emigrants from Kharkiv – the old communist Wolf Goldinger and the young scientist Jane Watson – unexpectedly collide. Forced to meet twice a week, these utterly different individuals try to build up their relationship that fluctuates from […]