President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky met with Minister of Foreign Affairs of Germany Heiko Maas in Kyiv on Tuesday evening, the president’s press service has reported.
G7 Ambassadors have welcomed the adoption at first reading of the bill lifting a moratorium on farmland sales in Ukraine.
The World Bank (WB) predicts that economic growth of Ukraine will reach 3.7 percent in 2020 and 4.2 percent in 2021, according to the WB press service.
OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, Minister of Foreign and European Affairs of Slovakia Miroslav Lajcak has said he hopes that the meeting of the leaders of the Normandy Four countries in December will give a strong impetus to the latest positive developments in Ukraine.
Lifting the moratorium on agricultural land sales and establishing a transparent and efficient market for agricultural land has the potential to boost economic growth in Ukraine by 0.5 to 1.5 percent per year over a 5-year period, according to the World Bank’s Special Focus Note.
Ukrainian footballers have defeated Sweden 2-1 in the qualifying round of the 2020 UEFA European Under-19 Championship.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk has officially introduced Oleksandr Kubrakov, the new head of the State Agency for Automobile Roads of Ukraine (Ukravtodor).
The Czech Republic supports Ukraine in its struggle to restore sovereignty and territorial integrity and condemns Russian aggression in Donbas and illegal annexation of Crimea.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said he intends to raise the issue of specific terms of Donbas de-occupation, the return of hostages, resolution of the security situation and local elections at a meeting of the leaders of the Normandy Four countries.
The United States considers the return of Ukrainian ships that Russia illegally seized near the Kerch Strait in November 2018 to be one of the concrete accomplishments on the road to peace.
The fact that Russia returned to Ukraine the ships it seized near the Kerch Strait in November 2018 may have a positive impact on the implementation of the Minsk agreements, but Russia should have done that a long time ago as it had no right to seize them, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg has said.
Ukraine’s low-cost airline SkyUp Airlines will launch flights on Kyiv-Pisa route from April 2020, according to the airline's press service.
Ukraine and the Czech Republic have agreed to expand bilateral military and technical cooperation..
Zhytomyr region has managed to attract $250 million in foreign direct investments since the beginning of the current year, according to the Zhytomyr Regional State Administration.