In July 2019, Ukraine increased gas reserves in underground gas storage facilities by 2.3 billion cubic meters, the press service of NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine has reported.
NJSC “Naftogaz of Ukraine” has contracts on gas storage in the underground gas storages facilities with 31 foreign companies. In total, 1.4 billion cubic meters of gas is stored in the Ukrainian storage facilities in the customs warehouse regime.
On Friday, August 2, extreme level of fire hazard is expected in a number of Ukrainian regions.
Poland’s idea of creating the position of special envoy of the UN Secretary-General for Ukraine was part of the search for creative solutions but has no progress so far.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky will make a working visit to Ivano-Frankivsk region on Friday, August 2, the press service of the head of state has reported.
British company QS Quacquarelli Symonds has released the 2019 QS Best Student Cities Rankings, with London leading the rankings, followed by Tokyo, Melbourne, Munich, and Berlin, according to a statement posted on the company's website.
The state budget 2019 envisages UAH 833.4 million for the construction of housing for military personnel. Since the beginning of the year, UAH 364.5 million have been already used.
The Government of Sri Lanka cancels visa fees for citizens of 48 countries, including Ukraine, starting from August 1.
WBC light heavyweight champion Oleksandr Gvozdyk (17-0, 14 KO) of Ukraine will fight IBF light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev (14-0, 14 KO) of Russia on October 18 in Philadelphia, the United States.
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine recorded 43 explosions in Donetsk region and 24 ones in Luhansk region over the past day.
Zorya Luhansk has won through to the third qualifying round of the UEFA Europa League.
An SMM drone spotted multiple launch rocket systems, tanks and artillery pieces in the occupied areas of Donbas in violation of the Minsk agreements.
On August 1, the Joint Forces adhered to sustainable ceasefire, while the enemy violated the ban on usage of any weapons five times in eastern Ukraine.
01 August 2019
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky held a telephone conversation with Prime Minister of the Republic of India Narendra Modi, according to the president’s press service.
CEO of Naftogaz of Ukraine Andriy Kobolyev hopes that the Russian delegation will come to Brussels on September 16 to participate in trilateral talks on the continuation of gas transit from Russia to Europe through the territory Ukraine.
Sappers of the State Emergency Service of Ukraine have started mine clearance on the territory adjacent to the destroyed bridge near the Stanytsia Luhanska checkpoint, Stanytsia Luhanska District State Administration has reported on its Facebook page.
Since August 1, 2016, Ukraine has saved UAH 86 billion in public procurement due to the ProZorro system, the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade reports on Twitter.
About 3.2 million Ukrainians work abroad on a regular basis, the Social Policy Ministry of Ukraine reports in response to Radio Liberty's inquiry.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has dismissed Oleksandr Khilko as head of the directorate of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) in Zaporizhia region.
The Presidential team, newly elected parliamentarians and experts elaborate a model for setting up the Financial Investigation Service that will deal with economic crimes.
Schalke and Besiktas have reached an agreement on the transfer of Ukrainian midfielder Yevhen Konoplyanka to the Turkish club for EUR 3 million, according to Turkish newspaper Sabah.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed Serhiy Borzov as head of the State Affairs Department.
Ukraine's readiness for the heating season makes up 60%, according to Vice Prime Minister – Minister for Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities Hennadiy Zubko.
Oschadbank has issued 1,700 car loans for a total of over UAH 800 million since the beginning of 2019, the bank has said in a press release obtained by Ukrinform.
The new government will be formed on the first or second day after the Verkhovna Rada of the new convocation starts to work.
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved an order to create the Ukrainian Institute for the Development of Education that will work on the reform of general secondary education.
Ukraine’s low-cost airline SkyUp Airlines has announced the launch of a new flight from Zaporizhzhia to Tel Aviv (Israel) from October 2019, according to the press service of Zaporizhzhia City Council.
The Central Election Commission of Ukraine has to establish the final results of snap parliamentary elections until August 5.
OSCE Representative on Freedom of the Media Harlem Desir has condemned an attack on the press center of the Ukrainian National News Agency Ukrinform and called on the Ukrainian authorities to bring the attackers to justice.
During the first half of 2019, agricultural products were imported to Ukraine to the tune of $2.8 billion, up 7.5% compared with the same period last year.
During the so-called “harvest ceasefire” in Donbas (since July 21), no civilian casualties have been recorded.
Ukraine's top-seeded tennis player Elina Svitolina has won through to the quarterfinals at the Mubadala Silicon Valley Classic in San Jose, the United States.
Additional positions will be introduced in the Ukrainian cyber police to expand its capabilities.
On Thursday, August 1, extreme level of fire hazard is expected in southern regions and most districts of eastern and central regions of Ukraine.
Ukraine has exported over 3.7 million tonnes of grain crops in 2019/2020 marketing year which started on July 1.
Former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that he spent UAH 2 billion as his own funds on the Ukrainian Armed Forces.
The mine clearance operation near a bridge in Stanytsia Luhanska will begin on August 1, which is a prerequisite for the repair works.
Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has appealed to the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) over statements made by Head of the Presidential Office Andriy Bohdan.
The European Union has not forgotten the attack on activist Kateryna Handziuk and the fact that instigators behind the attack have still not been brought to justice.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) sent nine trucks carrying humanitarian aid to the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas, according to the press service of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine recorded eight explosions in Donetsk region and 26 ones in Luhansk region over the past day.
The release of Ukrainian sailors captured by the Russian security forces in the Kerch Strait last November is a prospect for the near future, their lawyer, Nikolai Polozov, has said.
On Wednesday, July 31, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated the ban on usage of any weapons 11 times in the Joint Forces Operation area in eastern Ukraine. Today, the invaders have violated ceasefire twice.
31 July 2019
Sharon Easky, former international advisor to the U.S. Treasury’s Office of Technical Assistance and Expert Advisor to IMF, was elected as the Chairwoman of the Supervisory Board of PrivatBank.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed Ihor Shevchenko as new head of Cherkasy Regional State Administration.
Ukrainian farmers harvested about 32 million tonnes of grain crops from an area of 8 million hectares, the Ministry of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine has reported.
A total of 73 searches, 69 detentions and 200 arrests were illegally conducted in the occupied Crimea in the first half of 2019. Most human rights violations were committed against Crimean Tatars.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has familiarized himself with the repair of the Cherkasy airport, the press service of the head of state has reported.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine led by Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has made 128 public services available online.
The Ukrainian city of Zhytomyr will receive a grant worth EUR 2 million from the EBRD for the construction of new trolley lines, Zhytomyr Mayor Serhiy Sukhomlyn has stated.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has approved amendments to the agreement between Ukraine and Slovakia on local border traffic.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko discussed the situation in Donbas, the issues of economic cooperation, and agreed on reciprocal visits.
A meeting of the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on the peaceful settlement of the situation in eastern Ukraine has begun in Minsk, Belarus.
The festive dinner on the occasion of the 70th anniversary of Ukrainian settlement in South Australia was held in Hindmarsh.
Zaporizhia Mayor Volodymyr Buriak has been called in for questioning to the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) as a witness in the case on high treason and voter bribery, assistant chief of the SBU directorate in Zaporizhia region Serhiy Levchenko has said.
Farmers in Dnipropetrovsk region completed the harvesting of early grains. They collected more than 2.7 million tonnes of grain, according to the press service of Dnipropetrovsk Regional State Administration.
The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine has expressed solidarity with the people of Ukraine in demanding justice for activist Kateryna Handziuk and her family.
The Naftogaz group filed a lawsuit with the Tribunal at the Permanent Court of Arbitration in The Hague with a request to oblige the Russian Federation to pay $5.2 billion in compensation for losses inflicted following the seizure of the group’s assets in Crimea.
SkyUp Airlines will start performing flights from Ukraine to the Czech Republic from October 2019, the airline's press service has reported.