Large and medium-sized enterprises of Ukraine suffered losses of UAH 4.9 billion in the first quarter of 2020, whereas in the same period of 2019 they received UAH 111.1 billion in profit, Ukraine's State Statistics Service has reported.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has congratulated the Ukrainian Congress Committee of America (UCCA) on its 80th anniversary and thanked for protecting Ukraine’s interests.
The Ukrainian army has confirmed three new coronavirus cases over the past day, bringing total to 60, according to the press service of the Medical Forces Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
More than 4,000 health professions in Ukraine are currently being treated against the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), Ukrainian Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.
As of today, May 26, seven regions in Ukraine do not meet all the necessary criteria for easing quarantine measures introduced to prevent the coronavirus spread, according to the Health Ministry.
The Cabinet of Ministers intends to divide the Ministry of Energy and Environmental Protection into two ministries, according to Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal.
Ukraine and Turkey begin a negotiation process regarding the resumption of air traffic and tourist trips, according to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine.
A Ukrainian Premier League match between Shakhtar Donetsk and Dynamo Kyiv will be played at the Olimpiyskiy National Sports Complex in Kyiv on May 31, the Shakh and Shakh Telegram channel has reported.
Ukraine’s cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 rose to 21,584 as of May 26, according to Health Minister Maksym Stepanov.
On May 25, the armed formations of the Russian Federation launched 16 attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
Military engineers of the Ukrainian State Emergency Service have cleared 43 hectares of land in Donbas over the past week, according to the Joint Forces Operation Headquarters press center.
25 May 2020
Tbilisi is not planning to review the strategic partnership with Ukraine, the Georgian Foreign Ministry has said.
The Pension Fund of Ukraine completed to finance pension payments for May, having allocated UAH 38.7 billion.
Speaker of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Dmytro Razumkov in conversation with Speaker of the Riksdag (Swedish Parliament) Andreas Norlén expressed hope for expanding cooperation between the parliaments of the two countries.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Denis Shmyhal has said that he sees the introduction of an accumulation pension system in Ukraine from January 1, 2021 as quite realistic.
Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal plans to involve domestic diplomats, in cooperation with the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in the promotion of Ukrainian exports to foreign markets.
The EU, amid global challenges escalating all existing international contradictions and processes, must adhere to its own priorities, support Ukraine and other Eastern partners and at the same time find a response to challenges posed by the Russian Federation.
Between May 4 and 17, the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine (SMM) recorded about 10,500 ceasefire violations, including approximately 2,000 explosions.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will personally control the purchase of personal protective equipment by the Health Ministry.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed heads of eight district state administrations in Luhansk, Mykolaiv, Poltava, Rivne, Sumy, Cherkasy and Chernihiv regions.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has congratulated Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu on his taking office and discussed with him the unification of efforts in fighting COVID-19.
Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has instructed relevant government agencies to create a reserve of personal protective equipment for hospitals for a period of three months.
The Kyiv Pechersk Lavra monastery reopened to visitors after lockdown on May 25, the information department of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church-Moscow Patriarchate has reported.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has approved the National Strategy for Building Safe and Healthy Education Environment in Ukrainian schools.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has presented state awards to 35 Ukrainian servicemen.
Kyiv city cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 grew to 2,652 as of May 25, according to Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) provided UAH 1.459 billion in refinancing to six banks on May 22, the NBU's press service has reported.
As of May 1, 2020, the amount of deposits of individuals in member banks of the Deposit Guarantee Fund made up UAH 524.33 billion, according to the Fund’s press service.
The Slovak Republic has provided Ukraine with humanitarian aid worth EUR 190,000 to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, according to the Ukrainian Embassy in Slovakia.
As of May 25, eight regions in Ukraine did not meet all the necessary criteria for easing quarantine measures introduced to prevent the coronavirus spread, according to the Health Ministry.
Some 147 Ukrainians infected with the coronavirus COVID-19 are receiving treatment abroad, including 121 in Italy, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry wrote on Facebook.
This year, Sumy region has exported its agricultural products to ten countries of the world.
Mykolaiv rescuers have lifted 63 shells and air bombs from the bottom of the Black Sea, the press service of the main office of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine in Mykolaiv region has reported.
Due to the coronavirus pandemic and quarantine restrictions, remittances from Ukrainian migrant workers are expected to amount to $10 billion in 2020, which is $2 billion less than last year, according to the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).
The Ukrainian army has reported 62 laboratory-confirmed COVID-19 cases, according to the press service of the Medical Forces Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
The An-225 Mriya, the world's biggest transport aircraft, has delivered a cargo of medical protective equipment to Montreal, Canada.
Ukraine reported 21,245 cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 as of May 25, according to Health Minister Maksym Stepanov.
Ukrainians, crewmembers of the container ship MSC TALIA F, captured by pirates on March 22, are already at large, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba has reported on Twitter.
On Monday, May 25, all lines of the Kyiv subway resumed operation.
On May 24, the armed formations of the Russian Federation launched 12 attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
23 May 2020
On Saturday, May 23, extreme level of fire hazard remains in a number of regions of Ukraine.
In May 2020, NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine has cut the gas price for the population by 21%.
On May 16-22, members of the armed formations continued to deny OSCE SMM patrols passage at checkpoints in Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
Ukraine has to become a part of number of regional initiatives, including the Three Seas Initiative – Yatsenyuk
Ukraine needs more decisive and more robust cooperation with regional partners - Lithuania, Poland, Hungary, former Ukrainian Prime Minister and Chairman of the Kyiv Security Forum Arseniy Yatsenyuk has said.
The next working meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group for the Peaceful Settlement of the Situation in Donetsk and Luhansk Regions will take place next Wednesday.
The Health Ministry of Ukraine has allowed Kyiv city to move to the second stage of easing quarantine measures.
The Ukrainian army has confirmed six new coronavirus cases over the past day, bringing total to 50, according to the press service of the Medical Forces Command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
The United States has condemned Russia’s continued use of conscription in Crimea as a violation of international humanitarian law.
Ukraine reported 20,580 cases of the coronavirus COVID-19 as of May 23, according to Health Minister Maksym Stepanov.
On May 22, the armed formations of the Russian Federation launched 12 attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
22 May 2020
The Ambassadors of the G7 countries have congratulated Ukraine and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on reaching an agreement on a new 18-month Stand-By Arrangement worth $5 billion.
Ukrainian citizen Klavdiia Lopatkina has returned home after spending almost five years in prison in Malaysia on charges of drug trafficking, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba has said on Facebook.
The Pension Fund of Ukraine has allocated another UAH 3.8 billion to finance pension payments for May.
Kyiv Zoo will start receiving visitors from Saturday, May 23, in compliance with anti-epidemic rules, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has said.
Ukraine hopes to start updating the Association Agreement with the EU, which is an important issue in the current situation with international trade.
In 2019, local budgets received UAH 4.9 billion in revenues from real estate taxes, which is UAH 1.2 billion more than in 2018, according to the Finance Ministry.
As of May 1, 2020, wheat grain resources in Ukraine decreased by 16.2% compared to the same date of the previous year, according to UkrAgroConsult consulting agency.
The lessee of a pond shot dead seven of his guests who came from Kyiv to fish near the village of Novoselytsia, Popilnia district, in Ukraine's Zhytomyr region, in the early hours of Friday, May 22, Ukrainian Deputy Interior Minister Anton Gerashchenko has said.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has thanked President of Finland Sauli Niinisto for ensuring safety of Ukrainian seasonal workers during the coronavirus pandemic.