Ukrzaliznytsia, the state-owned railroad operator, has no less than 15 billion hryvnia (about $535.7 million) embezzled annually.
Ukraine’s Infrastructure Minister Volodymyr Omelian says he was very glad when Russia finally managed to complete the railroad section bypassing the territory of Ukraine.
The National Police carried out around 50 raids in six Ukraine's regions under abuse cases at Ukrzaliznytsia public joint-stock company. The investigations were launched into large-scale embezzlement and collusion aimed at receiving illegal income.
Former head of Ukrzaliznytsia Wojciech Balczun believes his team had stabilized the company, restored its image on the international level, and improved its financial performance.
Deputy head of Ukrzaliznytsia's audit and control department Vakhtang Dzhakeli was detained on Wednesday, Sept. 13, as he was accepting $70,000 in bribe.
Yevhen Kravtsov, chairman of the supervisory board of the company, and first deputy of infrastructure minister, was appointed acting head of the company.
Chairman of the Board of Ukrzaliznytsia, Ukraine's major railway carrier, Wojciech Balczun said the company managed to improve its economic performance and restore image internationally during his tenure.
A U.S. tourist Peter Santenello traveled in a couchette car of Kyiv-Berdiansk train and said he liked the atmosphere of the trip.
Ukrzaliznytsia CEO Wojciech Balczun should provide a full report of his activities at the helm of the company, then meet law enforcement agencies for explanations of corruption at UZ, and after that we might discuss new leadership and new financial plan.
Ukraine's Infrastructure Ministry plans to launch a passenger train route from Kyiv to Minsk, Vilnius, Riga and Tallinn by the end of this year.
CEO of Ukrzaliznytsia, Ukraine's major railway carrier, Wojciech Balczun must resign because everything that had been planned, has failed.
Ukraine’s national railroad operator Ukrzaliznytsia PJSC imposed a ban on the transportation and transit of all goods and movement of empty cars owned by certain Russian companies through Ukraine.
Ukraine’s railroad operator Ukrzaliznytsia plans to receive additional 7 billion hryvnia (over $262 million) in revenues due to scheduled tariffs increase.
Two persons were detained in special operation to liberate Valerii Liudmyrskyi, the Ukrzaliznytsia official who spent over eight months in captivity while kidnappers were demanding 10 million euros in ransom for him. The law enforcers are taking measures to locate and detain the mastermind of the crime.
The members of the Kyiv City Prosecutor's Office simultaneously carried out 15 searches in the state-run railroad operator Ukrzaliznytsia and its partner companies under criminal proceedings initiated into corrupt practices today, March 2.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has reacted to the fact of soldiers being transported in freight cars, calling it "unacceptable."
Ukrzaliznytsia transfer under jurisdiction of the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade stems from the desire to get rid of the "permanent stimulus."
Today’s government session featured further confrontation between Infrastructure Minister Volodymyr Omelian and Head of Ukrzaliznytsia PJSC Wojciech Balczun. Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroisman urged the officials to stop arguing.