The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has simplified the procedure for issuing licenses to non-bank institutions for transferring funds in national currency without opening accounts, eliminating the obligation of non-bank institutions to agree internal rules on funds transfer with the regulator, the central bank’s press service reported.
The U.S. Embassy in Ukraine has welcomed the completion of disengagement of forces and hardware in Petrivske.
The Ukrainian authorities have shown the political will to negotiate an end to the Russia-fomented conflict in Donbas, and the responsibility now lies entirely with Russia, which has to fulfill its obligations under the Minsk agreements, Political Counselor Gregory Macris of the U.S. Mission to the OSCE has said.
As of November 2019, 370 energy service company (ESCO) contracts worth UAH 500 million were signed in Ukraine.
Russian President Vladimir Putin puts forth another condition on Donbas, highlighting the need to withdraw troops along the entire demarcation line.
Since the beginning of the armed conflict started by Russia in Donbas, the European Union and member countries have provided a total of EUR 406 million in humanitarian assistance to the region.
On Thursday, November 14, another illegal Russian convoy consisting of 14 vehicles arrived at the non-government-controlled territory of Donbas.
The illegitimate authorities of the so-called "people's republics" in Donbas are a threat to peace efforts and must be disbanded before any elections are held in certain areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, Political Counselor Gregory Macris of the U.S. Mission to the OSCE has said.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky met with ambassadors of the G7 countries and discussed the course of reforms in Ukraine.
Ukraine´s real GDP slowed down to 4.2% in the third quarter of 2019 compared to the relevant period last year, according to the State Statistics Service.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has said that Ukraine should extend the law on a special status for Donbas.
On November 14, the armed formations of the Russian Federation and its mercenaries violated ceasefire 15 times in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in eastern Ukraine.
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Ryanair has announced opening of the third route from Ukrainian city of Kherson to Polish Katowice, located 80 km from Krakow.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky had a phone conversation with President of the European Council Donald Tusk today, the president’s press service has reported.