Ukrainian Independent Information Agency

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Industry News agency
Founded March 1993
Headquarters Kiev, Ukraine
Owner(s) Privat Group[1]

The UNIAN or Ukrainian Independent Information Agency (Ukrainian: Українське Незалежне Інформаційне Агентство, УНІАН; Ukrayins'ke Nezalezhne Informatsiyne Ahentstvo) is a Kiev-based Ukrainian news agency. It produces and provides political, business and financial information, as well as a popular photo reporting service.

Founded March 1993, UNIAN is now used by major newspapers, TV-channels, and radio stations as one of the main information sources. UNIAN has close to 500 media clients worldwide and its photobank includes over 200,000 images.

UNIAN also hosts the country's most popular press conference hall, busy 5 hours a day.

The agency has its own building, inherited from Soviet times. It is situated on the main Khreshchatyk street of the city.


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