Former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko has called on Ukrainian presidential candidates Petro Poroshenko and Volodymyr Zelensky to arrive at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium in Kyiv on Wednesday, April 10, to undergo medical tests.
The Finance Ministry aims to reduce the national debt to 50.5% of GDP by the end of 2019, and to 41.4% of GDP within the next three years, according to Finance Minister Oksana Markarova.
Ukrainian Youth and Sports Minister Igor Zhdanov met with UN Secretary-General's Envoy on Youth, Ms. Jayathma Wickramanayake in New York.
Experts from the Voluntary Anti-Doping Association (VADA) have arrived in Kyiv, where, together with former world heavyweight champion Wladimir Klitschko, they are giving a press conference at the Olimpiyskiy Stadium regarding the testing of presidential candidates for the use of illicit medicines and drugs, according to an Ukrinform correspondent.
Ukraine's top seeded tennis player Elina Svitolina is among the world's top ten female tennis players by the number of aces served this season.
The Cabinet of Ministers plans to consider a draft resolution on amending the list of Russian goods prohibited for import into the customs territory of Ukraine.
Ukraine may become the main exporter of food products, in particular of corn and sunflower oil, to the People’s Republic of China.
On Wednesday, April 10, the entry-exit Marinka checkpoint in Donbas was opened for citizens and vehicles, according to the press service of the State Border Guard Service of Ukraine.
President Petro Poroshenko has appointed Deputy Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, Colonel Serhiy Kryvonos as chairman of the interdepartmental commission on military-technical cooperation and export control.
The relatives of Ukrainian citizens illegally held in Russia, as well as in occupied territories, have called on PACE delegates not to make changes to the regulations that could ensure the lifting of sanctions from the Russian delegation amid Russia's ongoing aggression against Ukraine.
Russian occupation forces launched 13 attacks, using weapons banned under the Minsk agreements seven times, on positions of Ukrainian troops in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.
Russian armed formations continue to use the "novelties" of the Russian defense industry in eastern Ukraine, in particular, 152mm Krasnopol artillery weapon systems, the press center of the headquarters of the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) has reported.
The growth of Ukraine's gross domestic product (GDP) in January-February 2019 is estimated at 1.2%.
The International Monetary Fund expects the GDP growth in Ukraine at the level of 2.7% in 2019, which corresponds to the figures given in the Fund’s previous analysis last October.