In 2018, Ukraine’s GDP exceeded 3%, inflation was less than 10% and wage growth exceeded inflation rate.
The enthronement of Primate of the Orthodox Church of Ukraine Epiphanius will take place on February 3.
Ukraine expects to receive $200 million from the World Bank under the Payment by Results (PbR) program for the agricultural sector.
More than 1,830 participants of the Anti-Terrorist Operation (ATO) and Joint Forces Operation (JFO) underwent medical and psychological rehabilitation in Zhytomyr region in 2018, the press service of Zhytomyr Regional State Administration reports.
The Ukrainian side in the Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) on the settlement of the situation in Donbas has demanded that a joint meeting of the group and its humanitarian subgroup be held immediately to unblock the release of Ukrainian hostages and political prisoners.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has established a civil and military administration in the city of Volnovakha, Donetsk region.
In 2018, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) transferred its profit for 2017 in the amount of UAH 44.6 billion to the state budget.
The Ukrainian Canadian Congress (UCC) calls on Canada and the international community to increase pressure on Russia to immediately release Ukrainian sailors.
Ukraine's Permanent Representative to the United Nations Volodymyr Yelchenko wrote a letter to UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres on January 17, recalling that Russia should respect the rights of captured Ukrainian sailors in accordance with their status as prisoners of war, the Permanent Mission of Ukraine to the UN has reported on Twitter.
The banking system of Ukraine has made profit for the first time in five years.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) forecasts that inflation rate in Ukraine will not exceed 7% at the end of the year.
Militants launched 13 attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.
The European Union has once again called on Russia to immediately release 24 Ukrainian sailors captured in the Kerch Strait last November, according to a statement released by an EU spokesperson on Thursday, January 17.
Kherson City Court has extended the arrest of a high treason suspect, chief of RIA Novosti Ukraine Kirill Vyshinsky until February 16, 2019, an Ukrinform correspondent said.