Security at the border with Russia is tightened due to upcoming elections in Ukraine, Assistant to the State Border Guard Service head Oleh Slobodian has said.
Ukrainians consider the armed conflict in the east of the country to be the most important problem that needs solution.
The Servant of the People Party has nominated Volodymyr Zelensky as a candidate for the post of Ukraine's president, Zelensky's press service has told an Ukrinform correspondent.
The Radical Party has nominated its leader Oleh Liashko as a candidate for the post of president of Ukraine.
Mayor of Kyiv Vitali Klitschko will attend the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, scheduled for January 22-25.
So-called republican law enforcement agencies in Donbas, under the control of Russian FSB officers, have tightened the border crossing regime at sections of the border not controlled by Ukraine in order to prevent the outflow of conscripts from temporarily occupied territories.
Relatives of the Ukrainian sailors captured by Russia will attend the Parliamentary Assembly of the Council of Europe in Strasbourg.
The military bands of the Armed Forces of Ukraine give concerts to commemorate the defenders of the Donetsk airport (called “cyborgs”) in seven airports and two shopping centers in the largest cities in the country.
NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine will decrease the price of natural gas for industrial consumers and other economic entities from February 1, 2019, the company’s press service reports.
In Sumy region, the epidemic threshold for flu and ARVI has been exceeded by 10 %.
Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin will head Ukraine's delegation at consultations on gas transit between Ukraine, the EU and Russia to be held in Brussels on January 21, the press service of the Ukrainian Foreign Ministry has reported.
A Ukrainian delegation from the Agrarian Policy Ministry held a number of meetings with the EU’s agriculture ministers within the framework of International Green Week in Berlin.
The Socialist Party has nominated Ilia Kiva as a candidate for presidential elections scheduled for March 31, 2019, the party’s press service reports.
Deputy Foreign Minister of Ukraine, Head of the National Commission of Ukraine for UNESCO Serhiy Kyslytsia has met in Beijing with Head of the National Commission of the People's Republic of China for UNESCO and Deputy Education Minister of China Tian Xuejun.