The entry of the International Finance Corporation (IFC) into the authorized capital of Ukraine's state-owned bank Ukrgasbank is a big step to reduce the role of the state in the economy and will be an important indicator for investors, according to Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal.
The armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries continue to grossly violate the Minsk agreements by deploying heavy weapons in violation of withdrawal lines, the press center of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) Headquarters has reported on Facebook.
In the occupied Crimea, more than 28,000 residents of the peninsula have been illegally conscripted into the Russian army since 2014.
The International Finance Corporation (IFC) will provide a EUR 30 million loan to Ukrgasbank with the possibility of its further conversion into the authorized capital, according to Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine plans to open new diplomatic missions in Africa this year and strengthen personnel resource, including with a focus on the economy.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has congratulated Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa on winning a second term as Portugal’s president and pledged to deepen cooperation between the countries.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has given the task to present a detailed program for vaccination against COVID-19 in Ukraine as soon as possible.
Political consultations between the ministries of foreign affairs of Ukraine and Germany began in Berlin on January 25.
A serviceman of the Armed Forces of Ukraine has been wounded as a result of the shelling of Ukrainian positions by the Russian invaders in the area of the town of Zolote, Luhansk region.
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry plans to complete in 2021the digitization of all consular services provided to foreign citizens and Ukrainians, Deputy Foreign Minister Dmytro Senik has said in an interview with Ukrinform.
The powers of the Russian delegation to the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe were challenged. The issue was submitted for further consideration to the relevant PACE committees.
The average pension in Ukraine as of January 1, 2021 amounted to 3,507 hryvnias and 51 kopecks, according to the Pension Fund’s website.
As of January 25, the highest incidence of coronavirus cases in Ukraine has been recorded in Zaporizhzhia, Mykolaiv, Chernivtsi regions and the city of Kyiv.
Gent forward Roman Yaremchuk may change his club during the winter transfer window, the Voetbal24 football news site has reported, citing Italian sources.
Kyiv city has recorded 146 new coronavirus cases in the past day, bringing the total number to 126,264, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
In the near future, the issue of returning to adaptive quarantine in Ukraine may be resolved depending on the situation in the regions.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said that the beating of a Ukrainian teenager in Paris is shocking and stressed that the perpetrators must be punished.
Kyiv city’s schoolchildren return to their classrooms on Monday, January 25, the Kyiv City State Administration's press service reports.
Odesa hospitals receive medical humanitarian aid from US within Support Hospitals in Ukraine project
The humanitarian cargo within the Support Hospitals in Ukraine project was delivered from the United States to Ukraine this week and has already been delivered to three hospitals in Odesa.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky celebrates his 43rd birthday on January 25.
A considerable avalanche danger is expected in Ukraine’s Carpathian Mountains.
Health Minister of Ukraine Maksym Stepanov believes that the introduction of ‘coronavirus vaccine passports’ will not solve all problems.
During the Revolution of Dignity, at dawn on January 25, 2014, the parties to the conflict stopped firing on each other.
Cyprus plans to reopen its airports to visitors from all countries on March 1, Deputy Tourism Minister of Cyprus Savvas Perdios has said.
The Ukrainian economy will begin to recover in 2021 due to positive trends in foreign markets and monetary policy of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba believes that the issues of de-occupation of Crimea and certain districts of Donetsk and Luhansk regions (ORDLO) should be considered separately.
Over the past day, January 24, five ceasefire violations were recorded in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
A total of 2,516 new coronavirus cases have been recorded in Ukraine in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,194,328, Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.
23 January 2021
Ukrainian citizens travelled to 123 countries last year.
The Executive Board of UNESCO once again points out deteriorating human rights situation on the occupied Crimean peninsula.
Ukraine and China praise the level of dialogue between the two capitals - Kyiv and Beijing - and plan to intensify regional cooperation.
Acting Minister of Energy of Ukraine Yuriy Vitrenko stated that his task will be to integrate Ukraine into the ENTSO-E, the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity.
Ukraine is interested in visa liberalization with Canada and the expansion of free trade area between the countries, as well as Canada's participation in the Crimean Platform initiative.
Based on the results of 2019-2020 marketing year, Ukraine has become world's second largest grain exporter, trailing only to the United States.
The future law on Ukraine’s state policy of transitional period will clearly define the Russian Federation as the aggressor state.
During a phone conversation, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky invited newly elected leader of the Christian Democratic Union of Germany (CDU), Minister-President of the state of North Rhine-Westphalia Armin Laschet, to visit Ukraine.
Over the past day, January 22, six ceasefire violations were recorded in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
A total of 4,928 new coronavirus cases have been recorded in Ukraine in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,187,897.
22 January 2021
The ceasefire is eastern Ukraine continues to be generally respected, despite certain disturbing trends.
The Ministry of Defense of Ukraine is ready to increase funding for promising projects of Ukrainian missile program.
Ukraine has created all the necessary mechanisms to attract investment. The task is to implement them, Minister of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine Ihor Petrashko has said.
Dynamo Kyiv President Ihor Surkis has been fined for his remarks during a TV interview in August 2020, according to the official website of the Ukrainian Association of Football (UAF).
A meeting of advisers to the leaders of the Normandy format countries, planned to be held via videoconference today, has been tentatively postponed until January 27.
To date, Ukraine ranks 120th in financial market development among 125 world countries.
The Investment Promotion Office (UkraineInvest) plans to create up to 70 liaison offices around in the world this year and intensify cooperation with the Ukrainian regions.
On the Day of Unity of Ukraine, the United States Embassy once again called on Russia to respect the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine within its internationally recognized borders, including Crimea and Donbas.
Ukrainian Infrastructure Minister Vladyslav Kryklii has held a working meeting with Ambassador of Portugal to Ukraine Antonio Vasco Alves Machado during which the parties discussed prospects for cooperation between the two countries in various infrastructure areas, including aviation and transport, according to a statement posted on the website of the Ukrainian Infrastructure Ministry.
Scientists of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine cooperate with scientific institutions and organizations of 50 world countries.
As of January 22, the highest incidence of coronavirus cases in Ukraine has been recorded in Mykolaiv, Zaporizhzhia, Cherkasy regions and the city of Kyiv.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said that the sphere of the provision of social services in Ukraine, in particular the activities of elderly care homes, should be regulated at the legislative level.
The Ministry of Health of Ukraine has released an updated list of countries in "red" and "green" zones according to the incidence rate of COVID-19 as of January 22, 2021.
WTO members will not impose export prohibitions or restrictions on foodstuffs purchased for non-commercial humanitarian purposes by the World Food Programme.
First Vice Speaker Ruslan Stefanchuk has said he hopes that the Verkhovna Rada in 2021 will support amendments to the Constitution of Ukraine to reduce the number of MPs from 450 to 300.
The Ukrainian side of the Joint Center for Control and Coordination (JCCC) has sent a note to the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine due to the killing of a Ukrainian Armed Forces serviceman as a result of enemy shelling in Donbas, the Ukrainian delegation to the Trilateral Contact Group has reported on Facebook.
Kyiv city has recorded 507 new coronavirus cases in the past day, bringing the total number to 125,342, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
Ukrainian economic recovery and energy sector reform are in line with the European Green Deal, Deputy Energy Minister of Ukraine Yaroslav Demchenkov said at the 11th session of the IRENA Assembly.
On the Day of Unity of Ukraine, the European Union reiterates its unwavering support for Ukraine’s independence and sovereignty.
President of the European Council Charles Michel and President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen say that Ukraine can count on the solidarity of the European Union in obtaining a COVID-19 vaccine.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has paid tribute to President of the Ukrainian People's Republic Mykhailo Hrushevsky and laid flowers at the monument to him in Kyiv.