Lyon, France – Euronews and Inter Media Group have reached a cooperation agreement aimed at developing and reinforcing the Ukrainian version of Euronews.

The agreement, which includes technical and content exchange, was approved by the Euronews Supervisory Board in Paris and has been officially signed at the beginning of March, making the Inter Media Group an exclusive strategic partner of Euronews in Ukraine.  

Under the agreement, the Ukrainian Euronews team will be based in Lyon and Kiev. This team will produce a 24/7 Ukrainian version of Euronews, broadcast worldwide, as well as expanded content aimed at the Ukrainian market. The local development plan includes the additional hiring of journalists and audio-visual professionals in Kiev.

Euronews and Inter Media Group have implemented their partnership with immediate effect and will build it up gradually.