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Famous Odessa skating-rink “Ldinka” is now available for public. It was opened in January, 2012, after 2 years of reconstruction and first was available only for figure skaters and ice hockey groups. Now it is available for public 4 days per week, Thursday to Sunday. Detailed schedule can be found on “Ldinka” website: http://www.ldinka.odessa.ua/prokat.html Each session lasts 45 min, price is 35 grivnas for adults and 30 grivnas for children. Skates...
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A presentation of the newspaper «Odessa International» created for foreign students, held at the Odessa National University named of I. Mechnikov. Associate Editor Vladimir Poltorak said: "This is the first edition in English and Russian languages in Odessa whose purpose is to acquaint foreign students and trainees with the research potential of the city, a range of educational opportunities of Odessa National University and other universities, as well as the history...
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Mr. Adnan Aridi,the managing director of “Alpha tours”, a partner of “Fly Dubai” airline, said that the airline might open a direct flight from Dubai to Odessa in October, 2012. “ I spoke with FlyDubai about opening two more flights, as we grow and require new directions”, he said at a press conference in Kyiv. Aridi also noted that the most likely the new direction Dubai - Odessa will start...
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Forbes included Odessa tram system in the list of the most interesting tram routes in the world. Odessa tram network was listed at Forbes despite that it is not the oldest, longest, or most overloaded. "Trams that run on streets of this city are neither particularly beautiful nor specially designed. They are mostly the same appearance as those in many cities in the former Soviet Union” wrote the editors, but...

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