In January-March 2021, 1.7 thousand electric vehicles were registered in Ukraine, which is 1% less than in the same period last year, according to the Ukrainian Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Association (UkrAutoProm).
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba and Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland Zbigniew Rau have begun an extraordinary meeting in Kyiv.
The Cabinet of Ministers has appointed Yevhen Ferbey as new head of the Prime Minister's Office.
The Ministry of Health intends to adopt a concept to develop a system of health care for patients with rare diseases, according to Deputy Minister of Health Svitlana Shatalova.
Poland’s largest state-owned bank BGK (Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego) has agreed to provide a EUR 81.5 million loan for the construction of the Innovation District IT Park, a large-scale infrastructure project of the Lviv IT industry.
Dnipropetrovsk airport has been officially renamed into Dnipro airport, according to Infrastructure Minister of Ukraine Vladyslav Kryklii.
Ukraine does not know the names of ten Iranian officials indicted by the Military Prosecutor's Office over downing of the Ukraine International Airlines passenger plane in January 2020.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is on a working visit to eastern Ukraine where he will visit the frontline positions of Ukrainian servicepersons, the presidential press service has reported.
Ukraine’s Windrose Airline will launch flights on the Chernivtsi-Kyiv route from June 1, the press service of Chernivtsi City Council reports.
Escalation in eastern Ukraine: Kuleba holds conversations with foreign ministers of Slovakia and Georgia
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba informed the foreign ministers of the Slovak Republic and Georgia about the build-up of Russia’s military presence along the Ukrainian border.
Kyiv has confirmed 1,886 new coronavirus cases in the past day, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
NATO Military Committee Chairman Stuart Peach reaffirmed solidarity with Ukraine and the Allies' condemnation of Russian aggression against Ukraine during his visit to Kyiv and Lviv on April 6-7.
Latvia supports the provision of a NATO Membership Action Plan to Ukraine amid the escalation of the situation by Russia, according to Latvian Foreign Minister Edgars Rinkevics.
Vladyslava Mahaletska, the Head of the State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumer Protection, and Adel Benissa, Charge d'Affaires at the Embassy of the State of Libya in Ukraine, have discussed the expansion of cooperation and increase in trade between Libya and Ukraine.
Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Andriy Yermak and International Affairs Adviser to the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom David Quarrey discussed the security situation in eastern Ukraine.
Oleh Ustenko, the Ukrainian president’s economic adviser, has said he expects Ukraine’s GDP growth in 2021 will be more than 4%.
Kyiv Armored Vehicle Factory (AVF), a state-owned company affiliated with the Ukroboronprom defense industries group, has completed initial on-road trials of its new command/staff vehicle, to be known as BTR-4KShT, which is built on the 8x8 BTR-4U chassis, Defense Express has reported.
The representatives of defense ministries of the United States, the United Kingdom, Canada, Lithuania, and Poland held a virtual meeting on the situation around Ukraine, as well as potential opportunities for providing security assistance.
U.S. should provide lend-lease type of aid package for Ukraine to help it upgrade its Air Force – Atlantic Council
U.S.-funded package for Ukraine's Air Force could include around a hundred F-15, F-16, and E-2C fighters currently in storage at Davis-Monthan Air Force Base, according to a U.S. think tank.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba has assured his Moldovan counterpart Aureliu Ciocoi in a phone call that Moldova remains a friend for Ukraine, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry's press service has reported.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky met with NATO Military Committee Chairman Stuart Peach and thanked the Alliance for its attention to Ukraine and support.
Amid reports of rapidly growing military deployments by the Russian Federation in and around Ukraine, senior OSCE Parliamentary Assembly officials warned of the risk of escalation and reaffirmed its full support for the sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.
Reforming the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) in line with Euro-Atlantic principles and best practices is a key step on Ukraine's path toward NATO.
As of 7 a.m. on April 8, the Russian-occupation troops violated the ceasefire in eastern Ukraine five times, including four attacks on Ukrainian positions and one shelling of civilian infrastructure.
Ukraine has recorded 19,419 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,803,998, Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.
07 April 2021
On April 8, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Poland Zbigniew Rau will make a working visit to Ukraine at the invitation of his Ukrainian counterpart Dmytro Kuleba.
The Czech Republic is concerned about statements and actions by Russia on its border with Ukraine, the Czech Foreign Ministry has reported.
Germany shares NATO and EU concerns about the build-up of Russian troops on the border with Ukraine.
Natural gas transportation from EU countries to Ukraine in the first quarter of 2021 amounted to 476 million cubic meters, which was 83% less than in the same period of 2020, the press service of the Gas Transmission System Operator of Ukraine (GTSOU) has reported.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has approved amendments to the resolution on imposition of quarantine and anti-epidemic measures, according to which foreigners or stateless persons entering Ukraine are required to present negative PCR test result or self-isolate.
This year, the Armed Forces of Ukraine will take part in a number of NATO exercises.
Lithuania will propose that NATO Allies provide a Membership Action Plan (MAP) to Ukraine, thus allowing the country to become a member of the Alliance, according to Lithuanian Foreign Minister Gabrielius Landsbergis.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has approved a concept of the development of the Crimean Tatar language in order to improve the legislative, institutional, financial and informational basis for the development of the language of one of the indigenous peoples of Ukraine
The Ukrainian government has approved the Agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines on mutual abolition of visa requirements.
The coronavirus lockdown in March will have a fairly small impact on GDP, according to Chairman of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Kyrylo Shevchenko.
The dismissal of Ukraine's ambassadors to the UAE, the Netherlands, Belgium, Iraq, Thailand, Saudi Arabia and representative to the UN Office in Geneva was conducted as part of the planned rotation of staff, according to Spokesman for the Ministry for Foreign Affairs Oleh Nikolenko.
A decrease in newly reported COVID-19 cases is already observed in a number of regions classified as red zone, so there is no need to impose strict restrictive measures throughout the country.
Kyiv has recorded 1,417 new coronavirus cases in the past day, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
Kyiv Armored Vehicle Factory (AVF), part of the state defense conglomerate Ukroboronprom, continues to supply upgraded T-72 main battle tanks (MBTs) to the Ukrainian Armed Forces, Defense Express has reported.
In 2020, twenty-three civilians were killed in Donetsk and Luhansk regions due to the armed aggression of the Russian Federation.
DKB Luch, a Kyiv-based design & development firm incorporated with the state-owned Ukroboronprom defense industries group, has announced it secured first export deals for its new multiple launch rocket system Vilkha-M.
In January-March 2021, Ukrainians registered 87.7 thousand used cars imported from abroad, which is 10% more than in the same period last year, according to the Ukrainian Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Association (Ukrautoprom).
Ukraine can count on two tranches from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) this year, given the longer negotiation process, according to the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).
Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Senik and representatives of the Egyptian government and business have discussed the increase in trade and investment in Ukraine's economy.
Ukraine is ready to fully ensure Qatar’s food security and export high-quality agricultural products.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has said that his country's support for Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity remains unchanged.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed Yevheniia Filipenko as Permanent Representative of Ukraine to the UN Office and other international organizations in Geneva.
Latvian Defense Minister Artis Pabriks has called his Ukrainian counterpart Andrii Taran to discuss the security situation on Ukraine's borders, the Ukrainian Defense Ministry has reported.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky informed Prime Minister of Canada Justin Trudeau of the aggravation of the security situation in eastern Ukraine.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has dismissed six ambassadors of Ukraine.
The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) will provide Ukraine with special refrigerators for transporting the Pfizer vaccine.
The United States fully supports Ukraine's Euro-Atlantic aspirations, but the decision on Ukraine's accession to NATO will be made by the Alliance.
The United States continues to support Ukraine's Euro-Atlantic aspirations, while urging Kyiv to implement deep and comprehensive reforms to meet Western standards for NATO membership.
Over the past day, April 6, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated the ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation area in eastern Ukraine 14 times. Two Ukrainian soldiers were killed.
Ukraine has signed an agreement with the American pharmaceutical corporation Pfizer for the supply of 10 million doses of coronavirus vaccine, President Volodymyr Zelensky has said.
Ukraine has recorded 15,415 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,784,579, Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.
06 April 2021
Ukraine's Prosecutor General Iryna Venediktova has met with Ambassador of Uzbekistan to Ukraine Alisher Kurmanov, the press service of the Prosecutor General's Office has reported.
A Ukrainian serviceman was killed in Russia’s shelling of Ukrainian positions near the village of Nevelske in Donetsk region. Another Ukrainian soldier was killed in an unknown explosive device blast near Stepne in Donetsk region.
The ambassadors of the G7 countries, the European Union and NATO representatives welcome the establishment of the Center for Countering Disinformation and have already begun to cooperate with it.