Ukraine and Turkey show their readiness to sign a free trade agreement and have the potential to double trade turnover.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky thanked Prime Minister of the Italian Republic Giuseppe Conte for the humanitarian aid provided to Ukraine to overcome the effects of floods in western regions.
Ukraine, France and Germany took a consolidated position during a meeting of political advisers to the leaders of the "Normandy Four" countries in Berlin. Russia took a break to prepare its answer.
As of July 4, Ukraine’s total laboratory-confirmed cases of COVID-19 grew to 47,677.
On July 3, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas 20 times.
03 July 2020
The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has adopted a bill introducing amendments to the law on Ukraine's state budget for 2020 to increase the reserve fund of the state budget to overcome the effects of floods in western Ukraine.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and Prime Minister of the Italian Republic Giuseppe Conte expressed hope for the resumption of regular flights between the countries in the near future.
Since the beginning of 2020, 11 civilians have been killed in Donbas as a result of military actions of the Russian Federation. In total, since the beginning of the Russian aggression in Donbas, Ukraine has lost more than 13,000 citizens.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has dismissed Yakiv Smolii from the post of the Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine.
Ukraine at OSCE calls for sanctions over voting on amendments to Russian constitution in occupied territories
Ukraine calls on international partners to respond, including through strengthening sanctions pressure, to the fact that Russia has forced residents of the occupied territories of Donbas and Crimea to take part in voting on amendments to the Russian Constitution.
Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Yakiv Smolii has stressed that his resignation is a caution and a warning against attempts to undermine the institutional foundations of the NBU.
Ukraine, together with its NATO and EU member states partners, will continue to participate in the Treaty on Open Skies and implement it.
The tenth court hearing in the MH17 case began on Friday, July 3, at 13:30 local time at the Schiphol Judicial Complex in the Netherlands, according to Ukrinform's correspondent in The Hague.
The lack of water in the annexed Crimea is a consequence of actions of the Russian Federation as an occupying power, for which it is fully responsible. Ukraine will not supply water to the peninsula until it is de-occupied.
Ukraine should carry out appropriate reforms within the framework of Euro-Atlantic integration and on the path towards NATO membership.
Ukraine and Thailand plan to hold an inaugural meeting of the Joint Trade Commission and the Ukraine-Thailand Business Forum by the end of the year.
On Friday, July 3, Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Andriy Yermak will pay a working visit to Germany as part of the Ukrainian delegation headed by Deputy Prime Minister - Minister for Reintegration of Temporarily Occupied Territories Oleksiy Reznikov.
Ukraine’s repayment of the public debt next year is projected at UAH 600 billion, according to preliminary estimates.
Over 9.3 thousand Ukrainians visited Brazil in 2017-2018. Among the most popular destinations are Rio de Janeiro, Florianopolis, Buzios, Foz do Iguacu, Sao Paulo, the Amazon, and El Salvador.
The rescuers of Ivano-Frankivsk region received humanitarian assistance from the Swedish government to eliminate the effects of floods in the region, the State Emergency Service of Ukraine has reported.
Kyiv city has confirmed 105 new cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 over the past day, bringing the total number of cases in the city to 5,347, according to Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The UK does not and will not recognise voting on amendments to the Russian constitution in the territory of the occupied Crimea.
As of July 3, Kyiv city and nine regions in Ukraine do not meet all the necessary criteria for easing quarantine measures introduced to prevent the coronavirus spread, according to data provided by the Health Ministry.
Kharkiv Morozov Machine Building Design Bureau has transferred four BTR-4E armored personnel carriers to the Ukrainian Armed Forces as part of the implementation of the state defense order, the press service of the Ukroboronprom State Concern has reported.
The countries of the International Coordination and Response Group to support families of victims of PS752 signed a memorandum of understanding in cooperation at the negotiations on the payment of compensation by the Islamic Republic of Iran.
The flood-affected regions in western Ukraine need additional UAH 2 billion to eliminate the effects of bad weather.
In 2019, trade turnover between Ukraine and Brazil increased by 21.5% compared to 2018.
Russia has deployed three joint force groupings near the border, capable of carrying out sudden offensive with limited targets on the territory of Ukraine.
Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has established the Medical Council at the Health Ministry as part of the healthcare system reform in Ukraine.
The death rate from coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Ukraine is one of the lowest in Europe, Ukrainian Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.
A United Nations Security Council resolution adopted on July 1, which calls for an immediate ceasefire in all armed conflicts, will step up pressure on Russia to implement the Minsk agreements, namely, to ensure a ceasefire in the temporarily occupied eastern areas of Ukraine.
The Budomierz-Hrushiv checkpoint on the Ukrainian-Polish border will resume its operation on July 6, reads an order by the Polish interior minister of July 2.
The military power of two army corps created by Russia in the territory of “DPR” and “LPR” in eastern Ukraine exceed the armed forces of some European countries.
The international business community has called on President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky to start the effective dialogue with the National Bank of Ukraine and allow the central bank to perform its tasks.
Members of the United States Congress sent a letter to President Volodymyr Zelensky, in which they called for strengthening Ukraine’s energy security through the development of renewable energy.
On July 2, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas ten times.
As of July 3, Ukraine’s cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 grew to 46,763, according to data provided by the coronavirus spread monitoring system of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has held consultations with the leadership of the National Bank and financial market participants to discuss the candidacy for the post of a new NBU governor, according to the president’s press service.
02 July 2020
The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, will hold an extraordinary meeting on Friday, July 3, to consider personnel issues.
The announcement of the resignation of the Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine, Yakiv Smolii, against the backdrop of alleged political pressure sends a worrying signal.
About $5 billion is allocated annually from the budget of the Russian Federation for the upkeep of the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas and Crimea.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba will pay a visit to the Republic of Turkey on July 3-4 at the invitation of Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu.
The Ukrainian Finance Ministry believes that the resignation of Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Yakiv Smolii will not affect the national currency.
Ukrainian servicepersons actively work out the tactics of Javelin usage. In the future, each of the brigades that will enter the JFO area will be reinforced by Javelins.
More than half of Ukrainians predict that Ukraine will face an economic crisis in the fall, according to a survey conducted by the Rating sociological group.
Russia’s unauthorized construction and continued use of the Kerch Strait Bridge reminds us daily of Russia’s unlawful seizure and occupation of Crimea, the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine has stated.
According to preliminary estimates, losses from bad weather and floods in Chernivtsi region amount to UAH 1.3 billion.
Granting Ukraine NATO’s Enhanced Opportunities Partner status will allow sharing intelligence data, enhancing cooperation in maintaining security in the Black Sea, and improving interoperability with the armies of NATO member countries.
The European Business Association (EBA) has urged to prevent the rollback of reforms in the financial sector and ensure the continued independence of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).
Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal and Kazakh Ambassador to Ukraine Darkhan Kaletayev have discussed trade and economic cooperation between the two countries, the Ukrainian government's press service has reported.
Motor Sich Airlines has announced it cancels flights between Zaporizhzhia and Minsk from July 17 to July 31 due to the difficult epidemiological situation.
As a result of the armed conflict unleashed by Russia, 3,094 Ukrainian servicepersons have been killed and almost 12,000 fighters have been wounded in Donbas.
Two foreigners who sent mercenaries to ISIS through Ukraine have been sentenced to more than ten years in prison, according to the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU).
Ukraine has increased natural gas imports from the EU countries by 24% in the first half-year of 2020.
The commander of the Joint Forces of Ukraine’s Armed Forces and the leadership of the U.S. European Command's Office of Defense Cooperation discussed the scope of possible assistance from the United States and issues of improving work efficiency.
Chernihiv Mayor Vladyslav Atroshenko has inherited more than UAH 138 million, according to his declaration on significant changes in property status, which he filed on July 2.
The Ukrainian market of new commercial vehicles decreased by a quarter in January-June 2020 compared with the relevant period of the last year, according to the Ukrainian Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Association UkrAutoProm.
VISIT Ukraine information portal has been launched for those who want to travel across Ukraine and abroad.
In January-June 2020, borrowings to the general fund of the state budget amounted to UAH 259.5 billion, according to the Finance Ministry’s press service.