From August 1, Ukraine introduces special duties on diesel and liquefied gas imported from Russia.
Russian President Vladimir Putin is using the case of Ukrainian sailors and the issuing of Russian passports in Donbas to exert pressure on Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky before parliamentary elections, but it is not going to work, U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker has told the Ukrainian Service of the Voice of America.
The issuance of Russian passports to Ukrainian citizens violates the Minsk agreements and threatens the peace process, U.S. Special Representative for Ukraine Negotiations Kurt Volker has stated.
Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has stated that the reforms initiated by the current government on decentralization, education and social programs must be further implemented.
Ukraine's Presidential Office is ready to free RIA Novosti Ukraine chief Kirill Vyshinsky if Russia simultaneously frees film director Oleg Sentsov, Ukrainian presidential press secretary Iuliia Mendel has said.
The armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire ten times, using weapons banned under the Minsk agreements thrice, in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day.
The Trilateral Contact Group (TCG) agreed to take disciplinary measures in case of ceasefire violations in Donbas.
The Kremlin believes that the return of RIA Novosti Ukraine chief Kirill Vyshinsky to Russia could be the first step towards normalizing relations between Moscow and Kyiv, Russian presidential press secretary Dmitry Peskov has said.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky dismissed Valeriy Dunaichuk as head of Kamin-Kashyrsky district state administration of Volyn region.
WBC light heavyweight champion Oleksandr Gvozdyk of Ukraine has signed a contract for a unification fight with IBF light heavyweight champion Artur Beterbiev of Russia.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has improved the forecast for Ukrainian economic growth for 2019 from 2.5% to 3%, NBU Governor Yakiv Smolii stated.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky invited foreign investors to visit Ukraine and invest in its economy, and promised to contribute to their work.
The agreement on the release of Ukrinform journalist Roman Sushchenko, unlawfully imprisoned in Russia, can be reached only at the top political level, Russian human rights activist and lawyer Mark Feygin has told Ukrinform.
Further cooperation with the International Monetary Fund will provide Ukraine with additional sources of funding and, as a result, will increase international reserves up to $23 billion in 2021.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has decided to reduce the discount rate to 17% per annum from July 19, NBU Governor Yakiv Smolii stated.