Consulate General of Ukraine in Chicago

Kyiv 13:09

News

Date from to

Concert permormed by the Chicago symphonic orchestra led by Ukrainian conductor Kirill Karabits | 12 October, 06:08

On the 10th of October Chicago witnessed the tremendous success of the concert performed by the Chicago symphonic orchestra led by the famous Ukrainian conductor Kirill Karabits. The concert was followed by the reception and the photo exhibition “Impressive Ukraine” organized by the Consulate General of Ukraine in Chicago with the sponsorship of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine and the assistance of the Kyiv Committee Chicago Sister Cities International. Maestro Karabits was born in Ukraine. He is the principle conductor of the UK Orchestra. In 2013 he received the prestigious musical award of the Royal Philharmonic Society. The Consul General of Ukraine Larysa Gerasko addressed the welcoming speech to the representatives of the diplomatic corps, Chicago authorities, Ukrainian community, the musicians and the other guests of the event.In her speech the Consul General emphasized the importance of promoting the Ukrainian culture, which will deepen and improve perception of Ukraine and its cultural heritage abroad. Ukraine does its best to popularize its culture, art and music. For his part Kirill Karabits expressed his gratitude to Ukraine and noted great contribution of the Ukrainian art to the world cultural heritage and developing Ukrainian state. The following day after the concert musical critic Howard Reich in the columns of the most-read daily newspaper “Chicago Tribune” designate Maestro’s performance as impressive. We are sincere thankful any and all who shared with us this night with Ukrainian spirit.  

Petro Poroshenko met with Hillary Clinton | 20 September 2016, 16:32

Intelligence service: Threat of offensive operations in eastern Ukraine persists | 08 August 2016, 21:02

Militants attacked the Ukrainian position this week more than in the previous week. Russia supplies more weapons and staff to the occupied territories and plans forming an air assault regiment in the annexed Crimea.

Weekly Digest on Reforms Progress in Ukraine: July 2 – July 8, 2016 | 09 July 2016, 17:29

Against the background of populism

First stage of grain terminal construction completed in Sea Port of Ilyichivsk | 01 April 2016, 16:53

 The Sea Commercial Port of Ilyichivsk saw opening of the first turn of construction of a grain transhipment facility constructed by Stevedoring Company JV Risoil Terminal.

Reforming of the Ministry of Defence of Ukraine planned to complete by the end of 2018 | 30 March 2016, 23:11

 Minister of Defence of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak announced at the Government meeting on March 30 about plans to finalize retrofitting of the Ministry he chairs by the end of 2018, basing on the principles of NATO nations.

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine released the 2016 action plan | 15 March 2016, 23:41

 The Government has released the 2016 action plan of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.

Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine: The support of foreign export credit agencies will help to facilitate leveraging private investment to Ukraine | 01 February 2016, 16:26

 Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine Aivaras Abromavicius opened the first large-scale international event for export credit agencies concerned in Ukraine. High level of the International conference “Focus Ukraine: Global Export Credit Agency and Multilateral Financial Institutions Strategy Meeting”, which was organized by the American Chamber of Commerce, proves interest of investors in Ukrainian market.