Employees of the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine have dressed up in their favorite embroidered shirts on the occasion of Vyshyvanka Day.
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved draft presidential decrees on the dismissal of Vitaliy Turynok from the post of chairman of Zaporizhzhia Regional State Administration and the appointment of Vitaliy Bohovin to this post.
The United States has committed additional $1 million to support Ukraine’s response to the coronavirus COVID-19, according to the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine.
Russia's statement on Zelensky's first year as president a telling example of disinformation – Ukrainian Foreign Ministry
Russia, after commenting on the first anniversary of Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky's inauguration, has made another attempt to interfere in Ukraine's internal affairs, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has said in a statement.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has sent 19 tonnes of humanitarian aid to the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas, according to the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.
Ukrainian Foreign Ministry responds to Bulgaria's attempts to interfere in Ukraine's internal affairs
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has protested against the adoption by the Bulgarian parliament of a declaration on administrative and territorial reform in Ukraine, according to a statement posted on the ministry's website.
The Ukrainian army has confirmed three new coronavirus cases over the past day, bringing total to 48, according to the press service of the Medical Forces Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
The head of the Ukrainian delegation to the Trilateral Contact Group for the Peaceful Settlement of the Situation in Eastern Ukraine, Leonid Kuchma, has addressed Special Representative of the OSCE Chairperson-in-Office in Ukraine Heidi Grau with the request to hold an urgent meeting of the TCG.
Today, on the third Thursday of May, Ukrainians traditionally celebrate Vyshyvanka Day, the day of the national embroidered shirt.
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the annual report of JSC CB PrivatBank for 2019, according to Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal.
Ukraine's Deputy Foreign Minister Vasyl Bodnar and Israel's Ambassador to Ukraine Joel Lion have discussed a wide range of issues of bilateral cooperation, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has reported.
On May 20, the armed formations of the Russian Federation launched 18 attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky and European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen have discussed the coordination of efforts to overcome the consequences of the coronavirus pandemic, as well as the coordination of steps for a gradual lockdown exit.
Ukraine confirmed 19,706 cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 as of May 21, according to Health Minister Maksym Stepanov.
20 May 2020
Ireland intends to open its embassy in Ukraine by the end of 2020, according to the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has thanked President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen for a EUR 190 million support package to Ukraine.
The European Council has finally approved the allocation of EUR 1.2 billion in macro-financial assistance to Ukraine to overcome the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, Ukrainian Foreign Ministry Dmytro Kuleba has said.
The United States Embassy in Ukraine has congratulated President Volodymyr Zelensky on his first anniversary in office and announced further support for a democratic Ukraine.
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved a resolution that provides for the reopening of 66 checkpoints on the borders with Poland, Hungary, Slovakia and Moldova.
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved a decision introducing an adaptive coronavirus lockdown until June 22, while the second stage of the easing of lockdown restrictions will begin on May 22, Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has said.
The Ukrainian government is developing a program to support pensioners aged 75 and older.
President Volodymyr Zelensky believes that the language issue in Ukraine is far-fetched.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has stated that Ukraine will be able to pass through all stages of the coronavirus quarantine-exit in a month.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said he intends to sign into law a bill introducing amendments to some legislative acts of Ukraine to improve some mechanisms for banking regulation as this will help sign a memorandum with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in May.
Receiving money from the International Monetary Fund is a matter of the coming weeks and traditional procedures of the Fund.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has stated that one term in office will not be enough for him to fulfill all his promises given to Ukrainians.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said he hopes that a court will pass a fair verdict in the case of Kherson activist Kateryna Handziuk.
Ukraine will open an Investment Office in September that should attract about $7 billion to the country within 18 months.
Leonid Kuchma remains the head of the Ukrainian delegation to participate in the Trilateral Contact Group for the Peaceful Settlement of the Situation in Donetsk and Luhansk Regions.
Kyiv city cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 grew to 2,410 as of May 20, according to Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said that representatives of the previous government "will face many different verdicts and adventures," but this is a matter for Ukrainian courts.
Kyiv is negotiating the next exchange of prisoners after overcoming the coronavirus pandemic.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said he allows any format of negotiations with the Russian Federation with the aim of returning territories and prisoners.
All medics working with COVID-19 patients in Ukraine will receive a 300% increase in salaries this week.
Mortgage rates in Ukraine will drop to 10% per annum in the near future, Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said.
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM) recorded fewer ceasefire violations in both Donetsk and Luhansk regions compared with the previous 24 hours.
Divers of the emergency rescue team of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine are cleaning the bottom of the Sea of Azov in the resort town of Kyrylivka, Zaporizhia region, before the start of the holiday season, according to an Ukrinform correspondent.
The Cabinet of Ministers intends to allow the cultural industry to resume work at the last stage of lifting quarantine restrictions, from July 1.
Ukraine and Bulgaria agreed to intensify bilateral cooperation in political, economic and consular fields.
The United States has allocated $15.5 million to Ukraine to fight the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), the press service of the U.S. Department of State has reported.
Ukraine’s cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 grew to 19,230 on May 20, according to Health Minister Maksym Stepanov.
The idea of deploying an international peacekeeping mission to Donbas has not been rejected but remains in the list of possible actions to establish peace and de-occupy Ukrainian territories, Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the International Organizations in Vienna Yevhen Tsymbaliuk has said in an interview with Ukrinform.
On May 19, the armed formations of the Russian Federation launched ten attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal has stated that the law, approved by the Verkhovna Rada, “On Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine on the Safety of Nuclear Energy Use” is a fulfilment of international obligations undertaken by Ukraine, the Government portal reports.
19 May 2020
On May 22, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine will file a memorandum over the capture of sailors and ships in the Kerch Strait in November 2018 at the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has dismissed Oleksandr Ustymenko as head of the Center for Special Operations in Combating Terrorism, Protecting Participants in Criminal Proceedings and Law Enforcement Officers of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU).
Head of the President's Office Andriy Yermak and Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba could visit Berlin on June 2, well-informed sources have told Ukrinform.
Small and medium-sized enterprises should be given the same opportunities to enter the international market as a large business has.
Vacant positions in the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine are planned to be filled within two weeks.
Ukrainian Infrastructure Minister Vladyslav Kryklii has held a videoconference with Georgian Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development Natela Turnava to discuss the resumption of regular passenger flights between the two countries, the Ukrainian Infrastructure Ministry has reported.
Russia has delivered more than ten tanks, eight armored combat vehicles, and vehicles loaded with ammunition to Donbas.
Ukrainians passed first challenges with dignity but should not be careless about coronavirus - Zelensky
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said that the current trend in the number of patients with coronavirus and those who recovered from the disease inspires hope that Ukraine has passed the first challenges with dignity.
Kyiv is preparing for the opening of the subway, with special markings being applied at stations to remind passengers of the need to keep their distance, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has said.
Local elections in Ukraine cannot be postponed, Head of the Servant of the People parliamentary faction David Arakhamia said in an interview with Interfax-Ukraine.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba has discussed with President of the American Chamber of Commerce in Ukraine (ACC) Andy Hunder and Executive Director of the European Business Association (EBA) Anna Derevyanko the restart of the Council of Exporters and Investors at the Foreign Ministry and the synergy of business and diplomacy to develop trade and attract investments.
The Verkhovna Rada has adopted the Law "On Amendments to Certain Laws of Ukraine on the Safety of Nuclear Energy Use" (No.2372).
Lockdown in Ukraine could be extended until June 22, Ukraine's Deputy Health Minister, Chief State Sanitary Doctor Viktor Liashko has said.
Kyiv city cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 grew to 2,359 as of May 19, according to Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
Infrastructure Minister Vladyslav Kryklii says he hopes that the parliament will pass a law on the provision of banking services to the national postal operator Ukrposhta.