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Ukraine reports 15,415 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine reports 15,415 new coronavirus cases

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

Two Ukrainian servicemen killed in Donetsk region

Two Ukrainian servicemen killed in Donetsk region

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.

IMF improves forecast for Ukraine's GDP in 2021-2022

IMF improves forecast for Ukraine's GDP in 2021-2022

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) expects Ukraine's real GDP to reach 4% this year, up 1% from the IMF's previous forecast released last October, according to the April review of the World Economic Outlook (WEO), issued on April 6.

Zelensky, Johnson discuss security situation in eastern Ukraine

Zelensky, Johnson discuss security situation in eastern Ukraine

The President of Ukraine informed the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom about the aggravation of the situation in eastern Ukraine, the build-up of the Russian military contingent near the Ukrainian-Russian border, and Russia's attempts to disrupt the implementation of the Minsk Agreements.

Ukraine, Egypt interested in joint economic projects in Africa – MFA

Ukraine, Egypt interested in joint economic projects in Africa – MFA

Political consultations between the Ministries of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine and Egypt, co-chaired by Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Senik and Assistant Foreign Minister of Egypt for European Affairs Ambassador Badr Abdel Atty, were held in Cairo on April 5, 2021.

Ukraine reports 13,276 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine reports 13,276 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine has recorded 13,276 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases to 1,769,164, Health Minister Maksym Stepanov has said.

05 April 2021

Russia using concept of Donbas as a tool of information warfare - Danilov

Russia using concept of Donbas as a tool of information warfare - Danilov

The Russian special services use the term "Donbas" as an instrument of information warfare to artificially single out a region of Ukraine as a territory that seems to have special rights and status, which then gives grounds to justify the creation and existence of state pseudo-entities, according to Secretary of the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council Oleksiy Danilov.

Ukrainian president meets with Emir of Qatar

Ukrainian president meets with Emir of Qatar

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has met with Emir of Qatar Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani as part of his official visit to the State of Qatar, the presidential press service has reported.

Gazprom gradually reducing gas transit through Ukraine - GTSOU

Gazprom gradually reducing gas transit through Ukraine - GTSOU

After the launch of the Turkish Stream gas pipeline, transit to Turkey, Greece and Bulgaria was fully switched to new gas pipelines, reducing transit through Ukraine, according to Serhiy Makogon, CEO of Gas Transmission System Operator of Ukraine (GTSOU) LLC.

Zelensky on COVID-19 vaccination plan: Most adults will be vaccinated by year-end

Zelensky on COVID-19 vaccination plan: Most adults will be vaccinated by year-end

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed a decree enacting the decision of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine of April 2, 2021 "On the national vaccination plan for preventing the acute respiratory disease COVID-19 caused by the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 until the end of 2021," the presidential press service has reported.

Svitolina remains fifth in WTA rating

Svitolina remains fifth in WTA rating

Ukraine’s No.1 tennis player Elina Svitolina has remained in fifth place in a new ranking of the Women's Tennis Association (WTA) released on April 5.

Sanctions against smugglers: Zelensky enacts NSDC decision

Sanctions against smugglers: Zelensky enacts NSDC decision

President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has signed a decree enacting the decision of the National Security and Defense Council of April 2, 2021 "On the application of personal special economic and other restrictive measures (sanctions),” Ukrinform reports with reference to the President’s Office.

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