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Ukrainian Independent Information Agency

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

Industry News agency
Founded March 1993
Headquarters Kiev, Ukraine
Owner 1+1 Media Group[1]



UNIAN was founded in March 1993 as Ukrainian Independent Information Agency of News.[citation needed]

UNIAN has close to 500 media clients worldwide and its photobank includes over 200,000 images.[citation needed]

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

The agency has its own building, inherited from the period of the Soviet Union. It is situated on Khreshchatyk Street in Kiev.[citation needed]


Owned by 1+1 Media Group
Picture format 16:9 576i (SDTV)
Country Ukraine
Language Ukrainian

UNIAN also runs its own TV channel, UNIAN TV. The channel's content includes news, analytical programs, documentaries, sport and movies. The General Producer of the channel is Vladyslav Svinchenko.[2]

Broadcast detailsEdit

The channel is available on satellite, cable and IPTV networks. It broadcasts unencrypted from the AMOS-2 satellite (4.0 W), at 10722 Horizonal, 27500.


  1. ^ [1], 1+1 Group (18 August 2014)
  2. ^ "UNIAN TV | 1+1 Media". 1+1 Media Group.

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