Novynar (meaning Newsmaker in English)[1] was a Ukrainian language news magazine briefly published in Kiev, Ukraine, from 2007 to 2008.

First issueAugust 2007
Final issue2008
CompanyKP Media
Based inKiev

History and profileEdit

Novynar was first published in August 2007.[2] The website was also launched in the same date.[2] It was established as a quality alternative to Russian language news magazines in the country.[3]

The magazine was part of the KP Media which also owned Kyiv Post.[4] It was published weekly in Kiev.[5]

The KP media reported the initial circulation of Novynar as 15,000 copies in August 2007.[3]

Novynar ceased publication in November 2008 due to financial problems faced.[6][7]

See alsoEdit


  1. ^ Oleksandr Sushko; Olena Prystayko (2010). "Nations in Transit. Ukraine" (PDF). REF World. Retrieved 26 November 2014.
  2. ^ a b "KP Media Announces Launch of New Ukrainian-Language News Magazine". Concerde Capital. 16 August 2007. Retrieved 26 November 2014.
  3. ^ a b "Ukraine daily newsletter" (PDF). BNE. 21 August 2007. Retrieved 26 November 2014.
  4. ^ "Magazines turn to Ukrainian". Kyiv Post. 15 August 2007. Retrieved 26 November 2014.
  5. ^ "Full measure of democracy". USUBC. Retrieved 26 November 2014.
  6. ^ "Provincialism in the Diaspora and Ukraine". Religious Information Service of Ukraine. 13 June 2012. Retrieved 26 November 2014.
  7. ^ "Media sustainability Index 2009" (PDF). IREX. Retrieved 26 November 2014.