Ukraine and Slovakia express readiness to increase mutual trade turnover up to $1.5 billion per annum against the current figure of almost $1.4 billion and to maintain the status of the main countries providing gas transit to the European Union.
Over 5,000 voters from occupied Crimea and the city of Sevastopol have already changed their voting place to participate in the second round of the Ukrainian presidential elections scheduled for April 21, 2019.
Ukraine and Turkey have achieved significant success in cooperation in the educational sphere, in particular, the number of Turkish students in Ukraine have grown to 3,254.
If the second round of presidential elections in Ukraine took place in mid-April, 48.4% of respondents would vote for showman and presidential candidate Volodymyr Zelensky and 17% for incumbent head of state Petro Poroshenko, according to a survey conducted by Kyiv International Institute of Sociology (KIIS) on April 9-14, 2019.
In January-March 2019, revenues from taxes and fees transferred to the local budget of Kherson region grew by 18% from the previous year.
Ukraine is interested in cooperating with Canadian rolling stock manufacturers so as to repeat the success of work with General Electric, Infrastructure Minister Volodymyr Omelyan has said.
Ukrainian sugar producers exported 304.6 thousand tonnes of sugar in September 2018-March 2019, the press service of the Ukrtsukor National Association of Sugar Producers of Ukraine reported.
The Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine invites small and medium-sized entrepreneurs of the agricultural sector, food and beverage manufacturers to take part in the Trade Mission to Israel.
The Ukrainian postal and logistics company Nova Poshta has opened 164 new branches throughout Ukraine since the beginning of the current year.
On April 15, 2019, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine to the State of Kuwait Oleksandr Balanutsa presented credentials to H.H. Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah, the Amir of the State of Kuwait.
The government will accumulate about UAH 55 billion for road reconstruction in 2019, of which UAH 14.6 billion will be spent on local roads’ repairs.
An armed group of individuals detained in Kyiv region on Monday, April 15, plotted to kill a well-known crime lord, rather than Ukrainian presidential candidate Volodymyr Zelensky, according to Larysa Sarhan, spokesperson for the chief of Ukraine's Prosecutor General's Office (PGO).
The construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline poses a threat to the energy security of both the European Union and the United States.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman will pay an official visit to Slovakia on Tuesday, April 16, the Government portal reports.