Verkhovna Rada Chairman Dmytro Razumkov has closed a morning meeting of parliament on Friday, according to an Ukrinform correspondent.
- 20.12.2019 16:50
The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has approved a law introducing amendments to Article 6 of the law of Ukraine on the status of war veterans, guarantees of their social protection (concerning ensuring the rights of the military personnel of the Navy and Air Force of the Ukrainian Armed Forces to obtain the combatant status).
The European Commission refrains from disclosing details of the agreement on transportation of Russian gas to Europe via Ukrainian GTS agreed in Berlin yesterday but underscores that the European side expects the parties to sign this document as soon as possible.
The European Commission announced today an additional EUR 8 million for the vulnerable people in Ukraine affected by the ongoing conflict in Donbas.
The Czech Republic has provided EUR 35,000 for the implementation of the Council of Europe Action Plan for Ukraine.
Ukraine's Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Dmytro Kuleba has welcomed Ukraine's accession to the European Support Fund for the Co-Production and Distribution of Creative Cinematographic and Audiovisual Works (Eurimages), created and operating under the auspices of the Council of Europe.
A “court” in the occupied Crimea upheld the continuation of arrest of Crimean Tatar activists Tofik Abdulhaziyev, Rustem Sheikhaliyev, Osman Arifmetmetov and Seitveli Seitabdiyev until February 15, 2020.
Berlin, where the fifth round of trilateral gas talks took place on December 19, welcomes the agreement in principle reached by the Ukrainian and Russian sides.
Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine (NSDC) Oleksiy Danilov held a meeting with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Kingdom of Sweden to Ukraine Tobias Thyberg on Friday, the NSDC’s press service has reported.
Roman Zozulya, a Ukrainian footballer who plays as a forward for Spanish football club Albacete, has revealed the reasons behind his conflict with Rayo Vallecano fans.
The number of tourists from Ukraine visiting Turkey increases every year. In 2019, 1 million 560 thousand Ukrainians have visited Turkey compared to 1 million 380 thousand last year.
German Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development Gerhard Müller will visit Ukraine on March 15, 2020.
The Cabinet of Ministers has dismissed Mladena Kachurets from the post of deputy health minister.
In January-November 2019, Ukrainian banks posted UAH 59 billion of net profit, which is UAH 29.1 billion more compared with the relevant period last year.
Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov and Canada's newly appointed Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary Ambassador in Ukraine Larisa Galadza have held a meeting to discuss a new strategic project, according to the ministry’s press service.