The Institute of Molecular Biology and Genetics of the National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine has developed coronavirus diagnostic tests ready for use.
Visa nationals who cannot return home due to the COVID-19 pandemic will be able to extend their visa, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has reported.
On March 25, the armed formations of the Russian Federation violated ceasefire in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas nine times.
With the assistance of diplomatic missions, 82,804 Ukrainian citizens returned home from abroad as of the evening of March 25, according to the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky held a phone talk with President of the Swiss Confederation Simonetta Sommaruga, the president’s press service reported on Wednesday evening.
As of 22:30, March 25, Ukraine had 145 laboratory-confirmed coronavirus cases, including five deaths. One patient recovered.
The Cabinet of Ministers decided to allocate UAH 140 million from the reserve fund of the state budget to the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine for personal protective equipment for law enforcement officers.
The UN Secretary-General announced on Wednesday the launch of a $2 billion global humanitarian response to fight COVID-19, which provides for the allocation of more than $30 million to combat coronavirus in eastern Ukraine.
The Cabinet of Ministers has appointed Svitlana Vorobey as deputy finance minister, who will deal with tax and customs policy.
Liubomyra Mandziy has been appointed as Acting Education and Science Minister of Ukraine.
The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) urges Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine to refrain from discussing and voting on the issues that may cause social tensions and controversial reaction in the society during national quarantine restrictions.
From March 28, Ukraine has to stop passenger traffic across the border in both directions.
Since the beginning of the day, Russian-occupation troops have opened fire on positions of the Joint Forces near Avdiivka, Krymske, Vodiane, Krasnohorivka and Orikhove.
In view of the government’s decision to extend the nationwide quarantine until April 24, educational institutions also have to extend quarantine measures.