Support and partnership with Ukraine is an unconditional priority for the European Union, and the EU believes the path of reforms that already bear fruit will continue.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said that he will tender his resignation on May 22.
Russia has not agreed on holding trilateral talks on the conclusion of a new contract on the transit of gas to the EU through the Ukrainian gas transportation system in May or June.
Ukrainians should not expect a low price for natural gas, but measures should be taken to improve energy efficiency, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister for Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities of Ukraine Hennadiy Zubko has said.
Starting from May of this year, the scope of the areas in which Germany cooperates and assists Ukraine will be expanded with additional support in promoting decentralization reform through investments in the renewal of rural healthcare infrastructure.
Ukraine may agree on a new funding program with the International Monetary Fund after the parliamentary elections.
Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom sent her best wishes to new President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky.
UK Prime Minister Theresa May has congratulated Volodymyr Zelensky on the inauguration and expressed hope for further cooperation between the two countries.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said at a meeting with the heads of foreign delegations and ambassadors of foreign states that he is overwhelmed with gratitude and hope, the press service of the head of state has reported.
Vice-President of the European Commission Maroš Šefčovič intends to discuss in Kyiv the issues of extending energy reforms and holding of trilateral gas talks between the EU, Ukraine and Russia.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has arrived on foot at the building of the Presidential Administration on Bankova Street, according to an Ukrinform correspondent.
Russian president Vladimir Putin has no plans to congratulate Volodymyr Zelensky on his inauguration as the President of Ukraine yet.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said he does not want officials to put his portrait in their offices.
President of the Republic of Lithuania Dalia Grybauskaite held a meeting with President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and wished success during his presidency.