Ukraine: Serbia allows imports of eggs

Ukraine’s State Food Safety and Consumer Protection Service and the relevant authority of the Republic of Serbia have agreed on issuing a veterinary certificate for the imports of eggs and egg products from Ukraine. “Ukraine’s State Food Safety and Consumer Protection Service and the competent authority of the Republic of Serbia have agreed veterinary certificates…

Azerbaijan: second Wine House opens in China

Azerbaijan’s second Wine House in China has opened in Shanghai, Azerbaijan’s Economy Ministry said in a message. Azerbaijan’s Wine House located in Shanghai Waigaoqiao Free Trade Zone, which is the International Trading Operation Center (ITOC) of Shanghai, will host exhibitions, wholesale and retail sales, as well as product tasting. In Azerbaijan’s Wine House, there are…

Ukraine: inflation to slow down in 2019

Inflation in Ukraine will slow down next year to a single-digit figure, for the first time since 2013, according to a Reuters survey. This will happen thanks to a tight monetary and prudent fiscal policy that meets the requirements of the International Monetary Fund, that’s according to the polled experts, Reuters wrote. According to a…

Ukraine: NBU revokes banking license of BM Bank

The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has revoked banking and general licenses for foreign exchange operations of JSC BM Bank, the central bank’s press service reports. “The National Bank of Ukraine by the Board’s decision dated November 6, 2017, No.749-rsh, revoked the banking and general licenses for foreign exchange operations from JSC BM Bank and…

Azerbaijan: tea to be exported to Turkey

An agreement has been reached between Farma-Shah LLC (Azerbaijan) and a Turkish company on the export of Azerbaijani tea to Turkey, the Ministry of Economy said in a statement on November 6. Also, the negotiations on the export of raw materials used as an additive in cement production have been held between Nakhchivan Cement Plant…

Lithuania: slowdown signs visible

Lithuania’s central banker says it sees no clear signs of an upcoming new economic crisis but warns about slowing growth. Vitas Vasiliauskas, the Bank’s chief, acknowledges that the “income turning to expenses” continues, although differently from ten years ago. According to him, the Bank’s assessment is based on how the 2019 budget numbers. (BNN/Business World…

Ukraine: SkyUp gets permission for all new routes

The State Aviation Administration of Ukraine has satisfied all applications from the low cost airline SkyUp for new regular and charter flights. This is stated in the newsletter issued by the Administration’s commission following its meeting on October 29. Thus, SkyUp is allowed to fly regularly from Kyiv to Kharkiv, Poprad (Slovakia) and Abu Dhabi…

Georgia: Japan hosts wine tasting in Matsuyama

A Georgian wine tasting was held in Matsuyama, Japan. The tasting was attended by numerous wine importers, masters, representatives of the media, restaurants and hotels chains. During the event master of wine Kenichi Ohashi offered guests Georgian wine while introducing them to its history and culture, as well as to certain aspects of the modern…