Ukrainian media digest 9 January 2014

The Verkhovna Rada will cancel parliamentary immunity in 2015 through the gradual introduction of amendments to the Constitution. Coordinator of the parliamentary coalition Yuriy Lutsenko said this in an interview.  (


The head of Ministry of Energy Vladimir Demchyshyn said in an interview about electricity import in Ukraine, coal export from Donbass and personnel problem in the energy field. (


New head of Poltava region Valeriy Golovko was introduced on 30th of December. (


Lviv city mayor Andrey Sadovyj introduced his first deputy Viktor Pushkarev. (


Local elections to the regional council will be held on February 22 in 5 election districts in Vinnytsya region. (


Government cancelled several decrees of its predecessor for the period of 2009-2012 which regulate the procedure of imposing of reduced price for Ukrainian electricity export. (


The interview of Vladimir Groysman, the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada. (


Head of Dnipropetrovsk regional council Yevheniy Udod told in an interview how deputies work under control of their voters, and about his attitude towards decentralization and projects on energy efficiency. (


Deputies of Ivano-Frankivsk regional council calls for the parliament to make alterations to the decree  “On state registration of legal bodies and individuals” to make enterprises and their branches, which carry on business activities on the region’s territory, pay taxes to the budget. (


New head of Lviv region Oleg Sinyutka announces personnel reshuffle and RSA staff reduction by the end of January. (


Head of Poltava RSA Valeriy Golovko asks deputies from Poltava region speeds up forming in the parliament a deputy group “Poltava region” to defend the interests of the region. (


Sergey Taruta’s, former governor of Donetsk region, interview about his work as the head of RSA and tycoon Rinat Akhmetov’s help. (


The milk plant of former deputy Aleksandr Yefremov has been registered in LPR. (


Authorized representative of the Ukrainian president for peaceful settlement of the situation in Luhansk and Donetsk regions, Irina Gerashchenko, directed an inquiry to the Prosecutor General to check whether deputy from Opposition Bloc Natalya Korolevskaya and former deputy of the Party of Regions Aleksandr Yefremov are involved in terrorism financing. (