Agricultural Reform in Ukraine

Agricultural Reform in Ukraine

Ukraine has seen a variety of broken agricultural records and new reforms. 2019 led to a record crop of grain and oilseed. Exports are booming. The government also ended their monopoly on alcohol production, and liquidated the country’s Ministry of Agrarian Policy and...
Ukraine’s Recent Population Count

Ukraine’s Recent Population Count

Back in 2001, a Ukrainian census was taken which revealed that almost 48.5 million people were living in the country. During the latest census, released on December 1, 2019, the number of residents fell to 37,289,000.   Since its 28-year independence, the country...
Ukrainian Proverbs

Ukrainian Proverbs

Every culture has a lot of stories, folk wisdom and other knowledge to pass on. Ukrainian culture is no exception to this rule. As the world focuses on Ukraine and its implications for the US Presidential race, it’s a good time to reflect on the culture. Many of...
Ukraine’s Booming Poultry Industry

Ukraine’s Booming Poultry Industry

Ukraine is generally in the news for political and military reasons, not its economy. However, these factors are of course intertwined. Until about 2013, this country’s most important trading partner was Russia. These days, things have changed. Political events...
Transportation Options In Ukraine

Transportation Options In Ukraine

There are many options available for travelers to get around in the Eastern European country of Ukraine. Travelers can opt to use public transportation such as buses, trams, and metros in the big cities. Taxis are available in some areas, and there is also the option...