The Verkhovna Rada adopted the Law of Ukraine “On Amendments to Some Laws of Ukraine on the Introduction of Single Account for Paying Taxes and Duties, Single Social Security Contribution”, taking into account the proposals of President Volodymyr Zelensky.
The Verkhovna Rada adopted the Law of Ukraine "On National Geospatial Data Infrastructure" (bill No. 2370) which established free access to relevant information for citizens and economic entities.
The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has approved amendments to the country's state budget 2020 at first reading and as a whole.
The action plan of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine submitted to the Verkhovna Rada is aimed at overcoming the risks to life and health of Ukrainian citizens in the short term, as well as restoring economic growth in the long term.
Churches in Ukraine are preparing for online Easter services, and Ukrainians have already ordered more than 14,000 parcels with consecrated Easter bread.
The Pension Fund of Ukraine has already transferred UAH 19.1 billion for pension payments since the start of April.
A new phase of “all for all” detainee exchange will be held this week, and everyone who returns will undergo a mandatory two-week observation.
The United States continues to render security assistance to Ukraine despite the coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic.
The world's largest transport aircraft, An-225 Mriya, has made its first flight after upgrading, the Ukroboronprom State Concern has reported on its Facebook page.
The air traffic in Ukraine fell by 37.5% in March 2020 compared to the relevant period last year, according to the Ukrainian State Air Traffic Services Enterprise (UkSATSE).
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) provided UAH 260 million in refinancing to three banks on April 10, the central bank’s press service reported.
The Ukrainian government has registered in the Verkhovna Rada draft resolution No. 3330 "On the Program of Activities of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine," according to the website of the Ukrainian parliament.
Kyiv Pechersk Lavra has been fully closed due to the coronavirus outbreak, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has stated.
Resolutions endorsed by the UN General Assembly on the territorial integrity of Ukraine, human rights in Crimea and the militarization of Crimea have become part of the evidence against Russia for international tribunals, Ukraine's Permanent Representative to the UN Sergiy Kyslytsya has said in an interview with RBC-Ukraine.
It’s hardly likely that UN peacekeepers are deployed in Donbas in the near future under current conditions in Ukraine.
Some 79 new Covid-19 cases have been confirmed in Kyiv city over the past day, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The Russian authorities want to take advantage of the coronavirus pandemic to ease the Western sanctions imposed over its aggression against Ukraine.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has proposed that expenditures for the Pension Fund be raised by UAH 29.7 billion.
The works on 150 sites have already started within the Great Construction project, and more than 6,000 kilometers of national and local roads are planned to be built this year.
Firefighters of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine extinguished 5,859 fires during the last week, from April 6 to April 12.
Nineteen cases of coronavirus disease (Covid-19) have been registered in the Ukrainian army as of early Monday, April 13, the medical forces command of the Ukrainian Armed Forces has reported.
Ukraine has registered 325 new Covid-19 cases over the past day, including 12 cases among children, according to Health Minister Maksym Stepanov
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has vowed to pay $1 million to Ukrainian scientists who develop the vaccine for Covid-19, Deputy Health Minister Viktor Liashko has said in an interview with LB.
Turkey has allowed granting medical aid to Ukraine in the context of COVID-19 and defined the procedure and requirements for obtaining export permits.
JSC Ukrzaliznytsia does not plan to raise ticket prices after quarantine.
Iran has delayed the much-anticipated download and analysis of flight recorders recovered from the wreckage of a downed Ukrainian passenger jet due to the coronavirus pandemic, according to CBC News.
As of 07:00, no shelling was recorded in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas.
Some 171 Ukrainians were undergoing treatment for coronavirus as of 18:00 on April 12, the press service of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has reported.
11 April 2020
The conscription in the Russian Federation Armed Forces carried out in the illegally-annexed Crimea is a violation of international humanitarian law.
The Ministry of Health of Ukraine is ready to join the Solidarity international clinical trial to help find an effective treatment for COVID-19, launched by the World Health Organization and partners.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has visited a tent camp for COVID-19 patients at the 66th military field hospital in Donetsk region.
If Ukraine has limited external borrowing opportunities, the Government will be forced to take other radical steps.
Four thousand reusable protective suits of domestic production have been shipped this week in Ukraine, and nearly one million masks are manufactured every day.
The Government of Ukraine is in talks to increase electricity export capacities.
The Government of Ukraine is working to create 500,000 jobs for Ukrainians who lost their jobs because of quarantine.
Matilda Bogner, Head of UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine, states that she is concerned with the increase in civilian casualties in the conflict zone in eastern Ukraine.
On April 10, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas 15 times.
Ukraine has confirmed 308 new coronavirus Covid-19 cases over the past day, bringing the total number to 2,511, according to the Health Ministry of Ukraine.
10 April 2020
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky discussed the fight against the coronavirus pandemic during a phone conversation with Prime Minister of Italy Giuseppe Conte.
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine recorded about 8,700 ceasefire violations in Donbas from 23 March to 5 April.
Ukraine's Cabinet of Ministers has appointed Tetiana Barantsova as the government commissioner for the rights of persons with disabilities.
The World Bank allocates additional $50 million to Ukraine to support vulnerable populations during the COVID-19 epidemic.
Chargé d'Affaires, a.i. of the U.S. Embassy in Ukraine Kristina Kvien and Foreign Minister of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba have discussed the full range of cooperation between the countries, including the fight against the coronavirus COVID-19.
The Cabinet of Ministers has allocated UAH 10 million for humanitarian assistance to the Republic of Albania.
The epidemiological situation continues worsening in the temporarily occupied territory of the Autonomous Republic of Crimea.
The Cabinet of Ministers has allocated over UAH 49.8 million to the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) for the purchase of Verint NowForce system that will help tackle the coronavirus spread.
World Boxing Council (WBC) President Mauricio Sulaiman will visit Ukraine in early 2021.
President Volodymyr Zelensky and President of the Republic of Korea Moon Jae-in in a phone conversation have discussed the issue of global and regional response to the spread of COVID-19, according to the president’s press service.
An extraordinary meeting of the Verkhovna Rada will be held on Monday, April 13, at about 14:00, Verkhovna Rada Chairman Dmytro Razumkov has said.
The United Arab Emirates donates 10 tonnes of humanitarian assistance to Ukraine for fighting coronavirus which should be dispatched by plane today.
Ukraine's State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) has served former MP Tetiana Chornovol with a notice of suspicion in premeditated murder as a result of the arson of the Party of Regions office in 2014, the SBI's press service has reported.
The number of Kyiv residents infected with the coronavirus Covid-19 has grown to 348, of whom are two healthcare workers, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The vote on the bill on improvement of banking regulation mechanisms in the Parliament of Ukraine will be a key moment that will determine Ukraine's future – whether it will be under the oligarchs’ rule or in the Western-backed civilized environment reformed according to the European standards.
The Cabinet of Ministers allowed regions to direct subventions of the social and economic development primarily for the fight against the coronavirus spread.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba welcomes the statement of the Visegrad Group foreign ministers on the future of the Eastern Partnership initiative and declared the readiness of Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova to deepen political association and economic integration into the EU.
A total of 6,300 Ukrainians have arrived in Ukraine over the past 24 hours, while more than 3,400 people, including 1,300 foreigners, have left the country, the State Border Guard Service has reported.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed Vice Prime Minister Vadym Prystaiko as head of the Commission for Coordination of Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine.
The Deposit Guarantee Fund of Ukraine accumulated a total of UAH 10,282.6 million as of April 1, 2020, the Fund’s press service reported.
Since the beginning of quarantine in Ukraine, doctors have written out one million e-prescriptions under the program Affordable Medicines, the National Health Service has reported.