LOC: Euro to bring positive and profit Hosting the 2012 European Football Championship in Ukraine will bring Ukraine positive changes, along with economic benefits in the future, including the ones in terms of country’s image, the head of the Local Organi

Hosting the 2012 European Football Championship in Ukraine will bring Ukraine positive changes, along with economic benefits in the future, including the ones in terms of country’s image, the head of the Local Organizing Committee, Markiyan Lubkivskyi, has said to the Information Centre Ukraine-2012 in his comment on some experts statements made in news media saying that Euro may incur damages on the country.

New promo campaign: “We are waiting for Euro!” (VIDEO)

A new promo campaign for the football championship with the provisional name “We are waiting for Euro” was launched in Ukraine in early 2012. The objective of the project is to describe the important contribution of each of the Ukrainians, people of different professions, into the historic Euro-2012 project which unites the nation.

Dutchmen to march in a spectacular parade during Euro

A large number of fans will visit Kharkiv during the Euro-2012 matches in which the national team of the Netherlands will take part. The point is that the fan club of the national team has got a tradition of many years to accompany its national team to the stadium in a spectacular parade.

Lviv Airport was “crowned”

In Lviv the logo was presented of the renovated International Airport named after Danylo Halytskyi. The official event took place on Wednesday, 1 February. The emblem of Lviv International Airport is based on silhouettes of planes, which together form a crown.

Euro-2012 guests not to feel language barrier

A total of 6,000 law-enforcers and 2,000 staff members of medical institutions will freely communicate with Euro-2012 guests in English, Ukrainian Vice Prime Minister and Infrastructure Minister Borys Kolesnikov emphasized at a press conference in the Olympic NSC.

Euro-2012 project gives jobs to 500,000 people

The total number of people involved in all Euro preparation projects, including related sectors, is 500,000 people, Ukrainian Vice Prime Minister and Infrastructure Minister Borys Kolesnikov said earlier today, on 31 January, at a press conference on the results of work in 2011.

Ukraine anticipates hotel boom in April-May

Almost 75 per cent of the hotels being prepared for the Euro-2012 tournament are already operable, and the rest are almost ready and will be opened as early as in two months: in April and May, Ukrainian Vice Prime Minister and Infrastructure Minister Borys Kolesnikov said on Tuesday, 31 January, at a concluding press conference in Kyiv.

The cost of one seat at 2012 arenas is average European cost

The cost of one seat at Ukrainian EURO 2012 stadiums is within the range of average European prices. Today, on 31 January 2012, Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine and Minister of Infrastructure Borys Kolesnikov said this during a press conference on the results of work in 2011.

Finalists confirm UEFA EURO 2012 bases

The 16 contenders for UEFA EURO 2012 have chosen their base camps for this summer's final tournament, with Ukraine set to be one of two sides based in Kyiv while co-hosts Poland will be in Warsaw.

First Hyundai will arrive in Ukraine by 15 March

The first high-speed «Hyundai» train will arrive in Ukraine by 15 March, and from 15 May Ukrainians and guests will be able to travel between the host cities of Euro-2012 on the new trains. The news was announced on Tuesday, 31 January by Vice Prime Minister and Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine Borys Kolesnikov at a summing up press conference in Kyiv.

Группа A
1.
Чехия
6
2.
Россия
4
3.
Греция
4
4.
Польша
2
Группа B
1.
Германия
9
2.
Португалия
6
3.
Дания
3
4.
Голландия
0
Группа C
1.
Испания
7
2.
Италия
5
3.
Хорватия
4
4.
Ирландия
0
Группа D
1.
Англия
7
2.
Франция
4
3.
Швеция
3
4.
Украина
3