The Cabinet of Ministers has simplified the mechanism for Ukrainian manufacturers entering the international market for military goods, according to the website of the Ukrainian government.
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine recorded a significant increase in the number of ceasefire violations in Luhansk region over the past day, the majority of which occurred near the disengagement area near Zolote, according to the latest OSCE report.
The Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) for the peaceful settlement of the situation in Donbas at a meeting on April 8 reached principled agreements on the lists for the mutual release of detained persons, the president’s press service reported on Wednesday evening.
Foreign Minister of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba and Minister for Foreign Affairs of Iceland Gudlaugur Thór Thórdarson agreed to accelerate the preparation of an agreement on promotion and mutual protection of investments.
The parliamentary faction of the European Solidarity party has demanded that Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky make strategic decisions in the interests of the country - about the non-return of PrivatBank to its former owner.
Ukraine has confirmed 224 new coronavirus Covid-19 cases over the past day, bringing the total number to 1,892, according to the Public Health Centre of the Health Ministry of Ukraine.
Head of the Office of the President Andriy Yermak met with US Chargé d'Affaires in Ukraine Kristina Kvien and discussed the IMF-Ukraine cooperation and the fight against coronavirus pandemic.
On April 8, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas eight times.
The United States supports Ukraine in its efforts to strengthen the security and defense system against the backdrop of Russian aggression and calls on European allies to strengthen their role in this process.
08 April 2020
The Kozak-2M1, an armored vehicle developed and being mass-produced by Kyiv-based NPO Practika, has been added to the arsenal of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
The Committee on Humanitarian and Information Policy of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine endorsed the draft law "On Ratification of the Council of Europe Convention on Access to Official Documents (Tromsø Convention)" tabled by President Zelensky.
Ukrainian Prosecutor General Iryna Venediktova has opened five criminal cases concerning possible unlawful actions of the former president, Petro Poroshenko, during the appointment of judges of the Supreme Court of Ukraine.
UNESCO has stated further deterioration of the situation in the temporarily occupied Crimea.
Some 5,138 couples were married and 1,753 were divorced during the quarantine in Ukraine, Ukrainian Deputy Justice Minister for State Registration Olha Onishchuk has said.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine expresses its protest to the Russian Federation over the unlawful judgment of a "court" in the territory of the occupied Autonomous Republic of Crimea which sentenced citizen of Ukraine Denys Kashuk to 3 years and 8 months in prison on trumped-up charges of purchase and storage of explosives.
The National Commission for the State Regulation of Energy and Utilities of Ukraine has approved a resolution on the actions of electricity market participants during the quarantine and restrictive measures related to the spread of coronavirus disease (Covid-19).
The Ministry of Finance of Ukraine reduces expenditure on holding of festivals, forums, cultural events, salaries of state officials and non-priority spending in the state budget for 2020.
More than 105 thousand people fell ill with flu and acute respiratory viral infection (ARVI) in Ukraine over the past week, from March 30 to April 5, according to the Public Health Centre.
The Cabinet of Ministers has appointed Olena Teriayeva as first deputy health minister.
The Cabinet of Ministers has amended a resolution of March 20 on some issues of procurement of goods, works and services needed to take measures to prevent the occurrence and spread, localization and elimination of outbreaks, epidemics and pandemics of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in Ukraine.
The easing of quarantine measures in Ukraine, especially in view of the Easter holidays, when there is a threat of crowds and many Ukrainians are returning home, is currently impossible.
The Cabinet of Ministers has supported a draft resolution on the establishment of the Economic Development Council of Ukraine, initiated by Minister of the Cabinet of Ministers Oleh Nemchinov.
Defence Minister of Ukraine Andriy Taran discussed during a phone conversation with Minister of National Defence of Canada Harjit Sajjan the security situation in Ukraine and around the world amid coronavirus pandemic.
The government is not planning to soften quarantine measures in Ukraine in April, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has stated.
Operator of the Gas Transmission System of Ukraine LLC (OGTSU) transferred UAH 1.511 billion of taxes and fees to the budgets of all levels in the first quarter of 2020, the company’s press service reported.
Kyiv's Shevchenkivsky District Court has sentenced Colonel of the Ukrainian Armed Forces Ivan Beziazykov to 13 years in prison for high treason, the Office of the Prosecutor General has reported.
Kyiv city has confirmed 15 more positive cases of the coronavirus Covid-19, bringing the total number to 294.
Five tonnes of disinfectants were dispatched by Ukraine’s National Guard aircraft to Rome on Wednesday morning.
On Saturday, April 11, Google will conduct the first online marathon of local experts from Ukraine to host workshops to support digital tourism, according to the website of the program Ukraine Local Guides.
Ukraine's position, expressed in the minutes of the 10th information meeting on the situation in the occupied Crimea, was supported by 33 UNESCO member states.
The Ukrainian Health Ministry will comment on the issue of ending a coronavirus quarantine in Ukraine not earlier than in ten days, Deputy Health Minister, Chief Sanitary Doctor Viktor Liashko has said.
The Infrastructure Ministry of Ukraine with the support of the European Investment Bank (EIB) will launch a new project “Urban Public Transport of Ukraine ІІ” for 2020, the ministry’s press service has reported.
The United Kingdom considers Russia’s decision on spring conscription in the occupied Crimea a shameless violation of international law and calls on the Kremlin to stop it immediately.
Executive Director at Naftogaz of Ukraine Yuriy Vitrenko has said that he is preparing for additional lawsuits against Gazprom for $17.3 billion.
From March 20 to April 4, the Ukrainian government spent UAH 952 million for the purchase of goods needed to prevent the coronavirus spread, according to the Economy Ministry.
Ukraine had 1,668 laboratory-confirmed Covid-19 cases as of 09:00 on April 8, according to the Public Health Centre of the Health Ministry of Ukraine.
At least seven planes with PCR test systems, rapid tests, protective suits and ventilators, masks and respirators are expected to arrive in Ukraine from China and South Korea this week.
The peak incidence of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) in Ukraine is expected between April 14 and April 23, according to forecasts made by the World Data Center at Kyiv Polytechnic Institute.
On April 7, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas ten times.
Seventeen Ukrainian citizens have managed to recover from coronavirus disease (Covid-19) abroad, according to the Facebook page of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry on the latest information about Covid-19 in the world.
07 April 2020
No arrangements on the disengagement of forces and hardware at the three new sections on the demarcation line in Donbas have been reached at the level of working subgroups of the Trilateral Contact Group.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has made provision for the creation of a fund to fight COVID-19 in the amendments to the state budget.
The idea of a digital census has the right to exist, but a classic census should be held. It is currently unclear whether the state will have enough funds to carry out the census this year.
Health Ministry should continue informing public about coronavirus through various channels - Zelensky
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said that the Ukrainian Health Ministry should continue to systematically inform the public about the risks of coronavirus infection and how to protect against it.
A group of 20 Ukrainian doctors has started a humanitarian mission in two cities in the Italian region of Marche, Ukraine's Ambassador to Italy Yevhen Perelygin has said in an interview with Ukrinform.
Rinat Akhmetov Foundation has transferred 300,000 coronavirus test kits to the Health Ministry of Ukraine.
Every fifth small business in Ukraine may shut down due to the quarantine imposed amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Development strategies have been already approved in 19 regions in Ukraine, according to the Ministry for Communities and Territories Development.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine takes out a $135 million loan from the International Bank for Reconstruction and Development to finance the healthcare project.
PrivatBank increased the number of target loans and mortgage loans to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) by 15% in March 2020, the bank's press service has reported.
Ukraine is very grateful to the international community for the assistance in protecting people living near the contact line in Donbas.
Ukraine's present and future is Euro-Atlantic integration and consistent defense reform in Ukraine according to NATO standards.
The city of Kyiv has confirmed 12 more positive cases of the coronavirus Covid-19, bringing the total number to 279.
Ukraine has co-sponsored a UN draft resolution to ensure global access to medicines and medical equipment against the backdrop of the massive threat to humanity posed by the rapid spread of COVID-19.
A bus carrying Ukrainian citizens to an evacuation point at the Tysa checkpoint in Ukraine's Zakarpattia region got into an accident on a highway near Budapest, Deputy Chairman of Zakarpattia Regional State Administration Ihor Shynkariuk has reported on Facebook.
In January-March 2020, local budgets of Ivano-Frankivsk region received UAH 1.5 million in tourist tax revenues.
Ukraine joined the decision of the Council of the European Union on the expansion of restrictive measures against Syria adopted on 17 February 2020.
The Cabinet of Ministers has instructed the Foreign Ministry, the Interior Ministry and the State Emergency Service to coordinate actions with relevant Italian authorities and to ensure the delivery of humanitarian aid to Italy.
The minutes, signed upon the Trilateral Contact Group meeting in Minsk on March 11, 2020, are a working paper that is declarative in nature and does not foresee legal consequences, including the legitimization of the agency of certain areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions.