Ukrainian Language

Ukrainian investigators question mainland crew

A Ukrainian team investigating the collision that sank a tugboat off Tuen Mun has been allowed to meet crew members of the mainland vessel involved.

But the Ukrainian ambassador said the meeting had not helped.

Wednesday, 2 April, 2008, 12:00am

Ukrainians inspect crash vessel

A Ukrainian delegation is inspecting the Chinese vessel that collided with the Neftegaz-67.

Investigators were given permission to inspect the Chinese-registered Yaohai bulk carrier at Yam O on Sunday, Ukrainian Channel Five television reported.

31 Mar 2008 - 12:00am

Life after Tractors

There's a beguiling spontaneity about Marina Lewycka, a genteel devil-may-care attitude that belies her 60 years. Never mind that the Ukrainian-born British author of unlikely best- seller A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian has forgotten our scheduled interview. Or that her fish and chip supper is going cold as we speak.

24 Jun 2007 - 12:00am

A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian

A Short History of Tractors in Ukrainian

by Marina Lewycka

Penguin, $116

26 Mar 2006 - 12:00am

Nu Virgos

The sexy singing and dancing trio from Russia and the Ukraine topped the Ukrainian charts with their first single, released in 2000, and were named Russia's most popular group of 2003. They perform today, 10pm. The Edge, G/F, The Centrium, Wellington St, Central. Free. Inquiries: 2523 6690

5 Sep 2004 - 12:00am