Ukraine has registered 3,372 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 188,106, according to the epidemic monitoring system of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine.
Ukraine has been at the top of the EU agenda since the Revolution of Dignity in 2014 and the conflict in Donbas. The EU stood by Ukraine, as its strongest and most reliable partner, in terms of economic integration, support for the reform processes, and defence of Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity.
Russian-led forces violated ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas three times over the past day.
23 September 2020
Ukraine seeks greater participation in shaping the security of the Black Sea region and will be able to play a more active role in this process thanks to its NATO EOP status.
Two Ukrainian soldiers received shrapnel wounds in explosive device blast.
An election observation mission of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights for the October 25 local elections in Ukraine consists of 66 long-term observers, and 600 short-term observers will arrive in the country several days before election day, according to a statement posted on the OSCE website.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has supported the draft law on ratification of the agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Federal Republic of Germany on a EUR 25.5 million grant on housing for internally displaced persons.
The heavyweight boxing fight between Ukrainian Oleksandr Usyk and Briton Dereck Chisora will take place on Saturday, October 31, this year.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba and Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade of Hungary Péter Szijjártó have agreed to launch the work of intergovernmental groups on national minorities, education, and cross-border cooperation.
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry will hold urgent meetings and consultations to determine Ukraine's position regarding the inauguration and political status of Alexander Lukashenko.
The number of COVID-19 hospitalizations and COVID-19 patients in serious condition is growing in Ukraine, Health Minister of Ukraine Maksym Stepanov said at a briefing.
At least 60,000 police officers will be involved in guarding polling stations during local elections in Ukraine, the Ukrainian Interior Ministry's press service has reported, with reference to Head of the National Police Ihor Klymenko.
Kyiv city has purchased almost 40,000 face shields for school teachers, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
The Ministry for Digital Transformation of Ukraine intends to launch a unified state open data portal "Diia.Open Data" until the end of the current year, the ministry’s press service reports.
The Ukrainian Armed Forces have confirmed 31 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, the press service of the Medical Forces Command of the Armed Forces wrote on Facebook.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said that Ukraine seeks full integration into the European Union and wants to receive from the EU a clear membership perspective.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky would like to see Moscow’s greater desire to speed up achievement of peace and believes that Russia must take key steps to do so.
Kyiv city has confirmed 307 new coronavirus cases in the past day, bringing the total to 20,335, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has instructed the Cabinet of Ministers to submit a bill on the location, design and construction of nuclear reactors Nos. 3 and 4 of the Khmelnytskyi Nuclear Power Plant to the Verkhovna Rada within two months.
In August 2020, the total amount of deposits of individuals in member banks of the Deposit Guarantee Fund grew by UAH 1.1 billion, up to UAH 554.5 billion, according to the Fund’s press service.
Kharkiv Mayor Hennadiy Kernes has been officially nominated as a candidate for Kharkiv mayor.
The highest number of new coronavirus cases in Ukraine in the past 24 hours have been confirmed Kharkiv, Odesa and Lviv regions, according to Health Minister Maksym Stepanov.
The US Senate Committee on Foreign Relations supported Keith Dayton's nomination as US ambassador to Ukraine and recommended the upper house of the Congress to approve it.
The Health Ministry of Ukraine has announced that doctors will receive increased salaries as soon as late September
The Election Observation Mission of the OSCE Office for Democratic Institutions and Human Rights (ODIHR) starts its work in Ukraine on September 23.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has approved the candidacy of Serhii Naumov to the post of Chairman of the Management Board of the state-owned Oschadbank, the central bank’s press service reports.
Ukrainian and Azerbaijani Presidents Volodymyr Zelensky and Ilham Aliyev have discussed the implementation of a number of large-scale infrastructure and investment projects that are being implemented in Ukraine with the active participation of large businesses and investors from Azerbaijan.
Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine Dmytro Senik has held a meeting with Ambassador of the Kingdom of Norway in Ukraine Erik Svedahl on September 22, the ministry’s press service reports.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky hopes for progress in Canada's gradual visa liberalization for Ukrainian citizens.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky will pay an official visit to Slovakia, according to the president’s press service.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has appointed Ukraine's ambassadors to Tunisia and Nigeria.
The situation in the Joint Forces Operation area in eastern Ukraine remains controlled.
Ukraine has registered 3,497 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 184,734, according to the interactive map of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine.
22 September 2020
The European Union is ready to provide EUR 1.2 billion in macro-financial assistance to Ukraine, but constructive cooperation with the International Monetary Fund and strengthening of the rule of law is needed.
There is currently no threat of suspension of EU’s visa-free regime for Ukraine as all the necessary criteria are currently being met.
Progress in talks within the Trilateral Contact Group and the Normandy Four format is a key factor determining the further implementation of the Minsk agreements and the achievement of peace in eastern Ukraine.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky insists on the importance of keeping the focus of the UN and the European Union on the issue of de-occupation of Crimea.
Ukraine and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) are in constant dialogue and are working on the possibility of organizing an online mission of the Fund this autumn.
The foreign ministers of Ukraine and Hungary, Dmytro Kuleba and Péter Szijjártó, will make a joint visit to Zakarpattia region on Wednesday, September 23, the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry's press service has reported.
In January-August 2020, the turnover of Ukrainian retail trade enterprises increased by 5.9% (in comparable prices), up to UAH 542.44 billion, compared to the same period in 2019.
High Representative of EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell has met with President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky in Kyiv.
UN Human Rights Monitoring Mission in Ukraine is unable to visit prisons in the occupied areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions in eastern Ukraine and demands that such access must be provided as soon as possible.
Since the beginning of Russia’s aggression in Donbas, the total death toll for civilians has reached at least 3,367, and more than 7,000 civilians have been injured.
According to preliminary estimates of the Investment Promotion Office (UkraineInvest), it is expected to attract about $2.2 billion in investments in the Ukrainian economy in 2020-2022.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal has visited the Sumy Regional Clinical Hospital during his working trip to Sumy region.
High Representative of EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Josep Borrell has met with Ukrainian Defense Minister Andrii Taran to discuss cooperation between Ukraine and the EU.
Since the beginning of the state program "Affordable Loans at 5-7-9%", JSC Oschadbank has issued loans worth UAH 600 million to entrepreneurs, according to the bank’s press service.
Ukraine’s No.1 tennis player Elina Svitolina has climbed one spot to the fifth place in the latest ranking of Women's Tennis Association (WTA) after reaching the quarterfinal at a Premier 5 tournament in Rome.
High Representative of EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy - Vice President of the European Commission Josep Borrell has started his visit to Ukraine.
Oleksiy Sukhachov has become a new acting director of the State Bureau of Investigation (SBI), according to the website of the bureau.
The total number of coronavirus cases in Kyiv city reached 20,028.
Acting Energy Minister of Ukraine Olha Buslavets and Executive Director of the state institution “Ukraine Investment Promotion Office” (UkraineInvest) Serhiy Tsivkach have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation in the energy sector, according to the Energy Ministry’s press service.
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine does not currently see a threat of the European Union’s revision of the visa-free regime with Ukraine.
Ukraine's Deputy Foreign Minister Yevhen Yenin held a meeting with Australia’s Ambassador to Ukraine Melissa O’Rourke on the occasion of the completion of her diplomatic mission in Kyiv.
The recovery of the Ukrainian economy in the third quarter of 2020 will be facilitated not only by eased quarantine restrictions, but also by a revival of external demand and a boost in domestic consumption, the press service of the National Bank of Ukraine has reported.
Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine Oleksandr Tkachenko discussed with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Canada to Ukraine Larisa Galadza the issues of bilateral cultural cooperation.
As of September 17, Ukraine harvested 43.2 million tonnes of main crops, including almost 36 million tonnes of grain and leguminous crops from an area of 9.8 million hectares, or 64% of the forecast.
On September 21, Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal held an online meeting with Director of the European Department at the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Alfred Kammer, during which they discussed issues of bilateral cooperation.
Incumbent Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko registered as a candidate for Kyiv mayor in 25 October local election.
The Social Policy Ministry of Ukraine has represented a new Strategy for Digital Transformation of the Social Sphere, which will create a single information environment of the social sphere.