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Ukraine reports 11,680 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine reports 11,680 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine has recorded 11,680 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,872,785, Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.

12 April 2021

Ukraine initiates new OSCE meeting over Russian troops at border

Ukraine initiates new OSCE meeting over Russian troops at border

Ukraine has initiated a joint meeting of both OSCE decision-making bodies - the Permanent Council and the Forum for Security Co-operation - to consider the issue of building up Russia’s military presence along the Ukrainian border and in the temporarily occupied Ukrainian territories.

EU watching Russian troops on Ukrainian borders

EU watching Russian troops on Ukrainian borders

The EU is following closely and with great concern the build-up of Russian troops on the borders of Ukraine and in the occupied Crimea and is making diplomatic efforts to prevent further escalation or conflict, which are unacceptable.

NATO-Ukraine Commission meeting to take place at Kyiv’s request

NATO-Ukraine Commission meeting to take place at Kyiv’s request

Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba will pay a working visit to NATO Headquarters in Brussels on April 13, where he will take part in an extraordinary meeting of the NATO-Ukraine Commission to discuss Russia's aggravation of the security situation.

NBU provides refinancing to 16 banks

NBU provides refinancing to 16 banks

The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) provided a total of UAH 3.4 billion in refinancing to16 banks, the central bank’s press service reported.

Turkey is a steadfast friend of Ukraine - Kuleba

Turkey is a steadfast friend of Ukraine - Kuleba

The visit of President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky to Istanbul is important for the development of a strategic partnership between the two states, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba has said.

Ukraine, Malaysia sign agreement on transfer of sentenced persons

Ukraine, Malaysia sign agreement on transfer of sentenced persons

Ukraine and Malaysia have signed an agreement on the transfer of sentenced persons, which provides for the establishment of a legal mechanism for the possibility of returning them to their country of nationality for further imprisonment, the Ukrainian Embassy in Malaysia has told Ukrinform.

Svitolina remains fifth in WTA rating

Svitolina remains fifth in WTA rating

Ukraine’s No.1 tennis player Elina Svitolina has remained in fifth place in a new ranking of the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) released on April 12.

Ukraine reports 7,856 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine reports 7,856 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine has recorded 7,856 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,861,105, Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.

10 April 2021

Zelensky arrives in Turkey

Zelensky arrives in Turkey

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has started an official visit to the Republic of Turkey, Ukraine's Ambassador to Turkey Andrii Sybiha says.

Kyiv reports 1,605 new COVID-19 cases

Kyiv reports 1,605 new COVID-19 cases

Kyiv city has recorded 1,605 new coronavirus cases in the past day, bringing the total number to 175,872, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.

Ukraine reports 17,463 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine reports 17,463 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine has recorded 17,463 new coronavirus cases over the past day, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,841,137, Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.

09 April 2021

Shmyhal proposes appointing new head of Kyiv City State Administration

Shmyhal proposes appointing new head of Kyiv City State Administration

Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has proposed appointing a new head of Kyiv City State Administration if the incumbent Kyiv mayor, Vitali Klitschko, who also heads Kyiv City State Administration, believes he lacks the authority to effectively counter COVID-19 in the city.

Zelensky leads rating of trust in politicians

Zelensky leads rating of trust in politicians

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky leads the rating of trust in politicians, with 45% of Ukrainians who trust him and 52% who do not trust him, according to a survey conducted by the Rating sociological group on April 6-7, 2021.

Petrashko: Ukraine’s GDP decreased by 4% in 2020

Petrashko: Ukraine’s GDP decreased by 4% in 2020

Ukraine's gross domestic product (GDP) decreased by 4% in 2020, which is one of the lowest rates in the world, according to Minister of Economy, Trade and Agriculture Development of Ukraine Ihor Petrashko.

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