The incident unfolded on the Desenka River on March 21.
16:30, 22 March 2021
The president stressed that river transport is the cheapest type on the market.
13:35, 22 February 2021
Local residents told journalists that even precipitation in January had not raised the water level in the river.
13:55, 21 January 2021
Legislation gives start to inland waterway transport reform.
21:00, 30 December 2020
Ukraine is starting to revive inland water transportation. The Verkhovna Rada has adopted a basic law for inland water transport, which should set the course of strategic development of the industry. However, the depressing state of river navigation makes the revival of the national river economy a real challenge.
15:15, 07 December 2020
MP Artem Kovalev: The Dutch tell us about solar-powered vessels, while we show them the Dnieper locks in disrepair and a spinning rod as a "secret" locking technology...Artem Kovalev, head of the subcommittee on river transport at the Parliament's Transport and Infrastructure Committee, ideologist and co-author of a high-profile bill on inland water transport, which is expected to revolutionize the national transport industry and tabled for a second reading on September 30, told UNIAN about the essence of the major reform and the critical state of the Ukrainian river infrastructure at the moment.
10:40, 30 September 2020
The bill will launch river transport reform, guarantee proper maintenance of and equal access to infrastructure for all operators.
14:00, 28 September 2020
Since mid-June Hungarian authorities had removed 938 cubic metres of waste from the Tisza river.
17:50, 07 July 2020
The relevant photos were posted by a local blogger.
11:40, 10 June 2020
Ukraine has 4,000 km of potential inland waterways, while actually using less than 10% of the river transport capacity.
11:40, 28 May 2020
In her opinion, the construction of water-development facilities in Ukraine poses a risk.
18:30, 22 May 2020
Bill No. 1182-1-d "On Inland Water Transport" provides for the realization of Ukraine's potential as a river state, liberalization and deregulation of river transportation, as well as significant savings on repairs of roads being destroyed by heavy trucks.
20:40, 24 April 2020
Ukraine's freight transit flow is expected to grow by 6-7 million tonnes in three years.
21:58, 16 October 2019
Indicators of the Lower Kalmius reservoir do not reportedly meet standards.
20:45, 11 August 2019
Several dozen people have already made their first voyage.
16:30, 11 August 2019
All state services concerned are monitoring the incident.
15:28, 10 June 2019
EU-supported campaign to raise awareness of phosphate pollution of Dnipro River comes to end – mediaDuring the campaign, a number of infographics were distributed in order to show the process whereby detergents containing phosphates act as a "fertilizer" for the blossoming of algae in the river.
14:42, 06 July 2018
<p>Director of NGO Kyiv Ecological and Cultural Center, environmentalist Volodymyr Boreyko warns that Ukraine's major river Dnipro, along which 80% of the country's population lives, may disappear due to deforestation.</p>
10:56, 21 November 2017
<p>Kyiv's Medical Officer of Health has banned swimming at all 11 official beaches in the city, according to the municipal water management enterprise Pleso.</p>
16:16, 21 July 2017