On 24 September 2013 Zaporozhtransformator PJSC, Europe largest power transformer producer, presented its technology in Croke Park, Dublin.
The Ambassador of Ukraine to Ireland Sergii Reva welcomed the guests of the event highlighting great perspectives for Ukrainian energy equipment producers on Irish market.
The presentation, organized by the President of the Ireland-Ukraine Trade Association Patrick Carroll, gathered representatives from leading Irish energy companies.
On January 27 the Dáil Éireann voted for the ratification of the Association Agreement between EU and Ukraine.
On 24 January, Russian-backed terrorists committed another heinous crime against humanity. As a result of the shelling of residential areas in Mariupol, in eastern Ukraine, more than 20 civilians have been killed and more than 80 wounded. According to preliminary information, the bombardment was carried out using multiple “Grad” rocket launchers from inside terrorist-controled territory.
On 21 January 2015 the Select Foreign Affairs and Trade Committee of the Dáil considered the motion seeking the approval of the Dáil for the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement.
On 17 January 2015 an action to commemorate victims of the terrorist attack by pro-Russian terrorists under Ukrainian town of Volnovakha was held in the center of Dublin.
On January 13, Russia-backed terrorists shelled a Ukrainian checkpoint near the town of Volnovakha in Donetsk region, once again brutally violating the cease-fire agreements. The terrorists stuck a passenger bus driving nearby. 13 civilians have been killed and 16 wounded.