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Remarks by President Charles Michel at the press conference following his meeting with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy in Kyiv

Thursday, March 4, 2021 - 8:01am

I would like to thank you, President Zelenskyy, for your invitation and for your warm welcome here in Ukraine.

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  • I would like to thank you, President Zelenskyy, for your invitation and for your warm welcome here in Ukraine.
  • Ihave come here with a clear message for you and for the people of Ukraine: there is no Europe without Ukraine.
  • During our discussion today, I reaffirmed the European Union's solidarity with the Ukrainian people in the face of COVID-19.
  • The EU has already provided 190 million euro for Ukraine to fight COVID along with 1.2 billion euro Macro-Financial Assistance.
  • The COVAX Facility, massively supported by the EU, has allocated a significant amount of vaccines to Ukraine.
  • I want to reaffirm the EUs unwavering support to Ukraines independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity, within its internationally recognised borders.
  • Ukraine has made significant progress in reforms during these years, and we value President Zelenskyys personal commitment to push forward these reforms.
  • The EU stands with you, President Zelenskyy, in restoring the Ukrainian peoples trust in your judicial system and anti-corruption agenda.
  • Les prochains rendez-vous sont fixs, et nous voulons soutenir votre initiative de plateforme pour la Crime,ce rendez-vous fix au mois d'aot.

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Remarks by President Charles Michel at the "Ukraine 30. Development of Justice" forum

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 8:01am

My message for the people of Ukraine is crystal clear: you can count on the unwavering support of the European Union.

Key Points: 
  • My message for the people of Ukraine is crystal clear: you can count on the unwavering support of the European Union.
  • We support Ukraine's sovereignty, independence and territorial integrity, within its internationally recognised borders.
  • This includes through the implementation of the Association Agreement the biggest support the EU has given to a partner and proof of our close relations.
  • Dear President Zelenskyy, dear friend, the EU will support you every step of the way in your courage and determination to progress towards rule of law and a reformed judiciary system.

Press statement by President Charles Michel following his meeting in eastern Ukraine with President Volodymyr Zelenskyy

Wednesday, March 3, 2021 - 8:01am

I am very pleased to meet with you again and to build on our last discussions at the EU-Ukraine summit last October, in Brussels.

Key Points: 
  • I am very pleased to meet with you again and to build on our last discussions at the EU-Ukraine summit last October, in Brussels.
  • I also wanted to express again the EUs unwavering commitment to Ukraines independence, sovereignty and territorial integrity.
  • I welcome the important steps Ukraine, under President Zelenskyys leadership, has taken in this regard.
  • Let me say once again, President Zelenskyy, the people of Ukraine are not alone.

DGAP-News: Enerkon Solar International Announces Today the Receipt of an Official Letter of Acceptance from the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 12:03pm

New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - February 23, 2021) - Enerkon Solar International (OTC Pink.

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  • New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - February 23, 2021) - Enerkon Solar International (OTC Pink.
  • ENKS) announces today the receiving of on an Official Letter of Acceptance and Thanks from the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, for their joint cooperation and New Projects between the Government of Ukraine, its companies and ENKS, leading the Consortium.
  • Today, ENKS Chairman Benjamin Ballout Stated that:
    "We are pleased to receive an official letter of acceptance and appreciation, for our joint cooperation with the Government of the Ukraine in relation to the large projects recently reported in the news."
  • These statements are made as forward-looking statements for educational purposes only in accordance with the rules and regulations which pertain to the same.

Enerkon Solar International Announces Today the Receipt of an Official Letter of Acceptance from the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine

Tuesday, February 23, 2021 - 12:00pm

New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - February 23, 2021) - Enerkon Solar International (OTC Pink.

Key Points: 
  • New York, New York--(Newsfile Corp. - February 23, 2021) - Enerkon Solar International (OTC Pink.
  • ENKS) announces today the receiving of on an Official Letter of Acceptance and Thanks from the Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine, for their joint cooperation and New Projects between the Government of Ukraine, its companies and ENKS, leading the Consortium.
  • Today, ENKS Chairman Benjamin Ballout Stated that:
    "We are pleased to receive an official letter of acceptance and appreciation, for our joint cooperation with the Government of the Ukraine in relation to the large projects recently reported in the news."
  • These statements are made as forward-looking statements for educational purposes only in accordance with the rules and regulations which pertain to the same.

Russian Online Education Market Analysis 2020, Featuring Coursera, Mail.ru group, Pluralsight Inc., INTUIT and Cornerstone on Demand Inc. - ResearchAndMarkets.com

Monday, December 7, 2020 - 10:06am

In Russia, the online education market has skyrocketed in recent years, and it is expected to grow with double-digit CAGR in the near future too.

Key Points: 
  • In Russia, the online education market has skyrocketed in recent years, and it is expected to grow with double-digit CAGR in the near future too.
  • According to this research report, the Russian Online Education Market will be a USD 2.01 Billion opportunity by 2026.
  • According to the Russian Higher Education and Science Ministry, the online education market in Russia has surged because of the Covid-19 pandemics.
  • Another Russian eLearning platform Skyeng started to cater to language-learning demand, but eventually expanded to other education services.

Horizon Capital's EEGF II Raises Stake to 96% in Datagroup, Ukraine's Leading National Fiber Infrastructure and Digital Services Provider

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 11:37am

KYIV, Ukraine, Nov. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Horizon Capital, a leading private equity firm in Emerging Europe, has increased its stake in Datagroup, Ukraine's leading fiber infrastructure and digital services provider, from 73.46% to 96.13%, via its $370 million fund, Emerging Europe Growth Fund II, L.P. (EEGF II).

Key Points: 
  • KYIV, Ukraine, Nov. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Horizon Capital, a leading private equity firm in Emerging Europe, has increased its stake in Datagroup, Ukraine's leading fiber infrastructure and digital services provider, from 73.46% to 96.13%, via its $370 million fund, Emerging Europe Growth Fund II, L.P. (EEGF II).
  • EEGF II is pleased to be the sole investor in Datagroup, alongside CEO Mykhailo Shelemba, who holds 3.87%.
  • As a result of this transaction, the Company's founder Oleksandr Kardakov, and other minority investors, have fully exited Datagroup.
  • "We are delighted to deepen our commitment even further to Datagroup, and to the telecom sector in Ukraine.

Horizon Capital's EEGF II Raises Stake to 96% in Datagroup, Ukraine's Leading National Fiber Infrastructure and Digital Services Provider

Thursday, November 12, 2020 - 11:35am

KYIV, Ukraine, Nov. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Horizon Capital, a leading private equity firm in Emerging Europe, has increased its stake in Datagroup, Ukraine's leading fiber infrastructure and digital services provider, from 73.46% to 96.13%, via its $370 million fund, Emerging Europe Growth Fund II, L.P. (EEGF II).

Key Points: 
  • KYIV, Ukraine, Nov. 12, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --Horizon Capital, a leading private equity firm in Emerging Europe, has increased its stake in Datagroup, Ukraine's leading fiber infrastructure and digital services provider, from 73.46% to 96.13%, via its $370 million fund, Emerging Europe Growth Fund II, L.P. (EEGF II).
  • EEGF II is pleased to be the sole investor in Datagroup, alongside CEO Mykhailo Shelemba, who holds 3.87%.
  • As a result of this transaction, the Company's founder Oleksandr Kardakov, and other minority investors, have fully exited Datagroup.
  • "We are delighted to deepen our commitment even further to Datagroup, and to the telecom sector in Ukraine.

Innovation, Cooperation Highlighted in Int’l Professionals' Exchange Conference

Wednesday, November 11, 2020 - 7:14pm

As part of Chinas efforts to further opening up and attracting international talents, the 18th Conference for the International Exchange of Professionals (CIEP) was launched, with innovation, international cooperation and development highlighted.

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  • As part of Chinas efforts to further opening up and attracting international talents, the 18th Conference for the International Exchange of Professionals (CIEP) was launched, with innovation, international cooperation and development highlighted.
  • This years conference, which integrated both online and offline activities, was kicked off on Sept 7.
  • Russia, the guest of honor of this years conference, introduced 78 institutions and enterprises and more than 183 programs.
  • China and Russia also vowed to further cooperation in scientific and innovative cooperation, and the conference is serving as a platform for professional organizations and educational institutions to consolidate collaboration.

Ukraine: Remarks by the High Representative / Vice-President Jos

Wednesday, September 23, 2020 - 12:06am

This is my first visit to Ukraine as High Representative of the European Union [for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission].

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  • This is my first visit to Ukraine as High Representative of the European Union [for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission].
  • The message that I passed to all of them is clear: the European Union stands by Ukraine and its people.
  • We are the strongest and the most reliable partner of Ukraine and we will continue to support the reform process, your sovereignty and territorial integrity.
  • And Ukraine is the country that receives the biggest European financial support.
  • We are very much committed to the future of Ukraine as a free and prosperous country.
  • First it was Russia, but there has been a gradual shift and now we are the most important trade partner of Ukraine.
  • I am glad to perceive how Ukraine has chosen the path of reforms and made a lot of progress.
  • You can count on our support for the reforms, for the development of the anti-corruption infrastructure and the judicial reform.
  • They are key to respond to the wishes of the Ukrainian people and to attract new investment.