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EU not recognizing local 'elections' in Russian-occupied Crimea

EU not recognizing local 'elections' in Russian-occupied Crimea

The European Union does not recognize the results of local and regional elections held by the Russian Federation in the occupied Crimea and Sevastopol on September 13, according to a statement posted on the website of the European External Action Service.

Ukraine already exports over 9M tonnes of grain of new harvest

Ukraine already exports over 9M tonnes of grain of new harvest

Since the beginning of the 2020/2021 marketing year, Ukraine has exported 9.2 million tonnes of grain, which is 1.1 million tonnes less than in the same period of last season, according to the Information and Analytical Portal of Ukraine’s Agro-Industrial Complex.

Ukraine reports 2,462 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine reports 2,462 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine has registered 2,462 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 156,797, according to the interactive map of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine.

12 September 2020

President inspects reconstruction of Odesa airport

President inspects reconstruction of Odesa airport

During a working trip to Odesa region on Saturday, September 12, President Volodymyr Zelensky got acquainted with the implementation of a project for the reconstruction and construction of the airfield complex of Odesa International Airport.

Kyiv city reports record 428 new coronavirus cases

Kyiv city reports record 428 new coronavirus cases

Kyiv has confirmed 428 new coronavirus cases in the past day, which is the highest number of daily COVID-19 cases in the city since the start of the pandemic, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.

Ukraine reports 3,103 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine reports 3,103 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine has confirmed 3,103 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 151,859, according to the coronavirus epidemic monitoring system of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine.

Ceasefire observed in Donbas

Ceasefire observed in Donbas

Over the past day, September 11, no violations of the ceasefire agreements by the armed formations of the Russian Federation in Donbas have been recorded.

11 September 2020

Zelensky, Duda discuss situation in Donbas

Zelensky, Duda discuss situation in Donbas

Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has held a phone conversation with Polish President Andrzej Duda, the press service of the head of the Ukrainian state has reported.

Kyiv receives humanitarian aid from Seoul

Kyiv receives humanitarian aid from Seoul

Seoul (South Korea) has sent 3,500 protective suits to healthcare workers in Kyiv to combat the spread of COVID-19, the press service of the Kyiv City State Administration has reported.

Ukrainian farmers start harvesting corn – Economy Ministry

Ukrainian farmers start harvesting corn – Economy Ministry

Ukrainian farmers have started gathering corn in eight regions, threshing the first 107,000 tonnes of corn from an area of 25.8 thousand hectares, according to the press service of the Ministry for Development of Economy, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine.

Ukraine's GDP shrinks by 6.2% - economy ministry

Ukraine's GDP shrinks by 6.2% - economy ministry

Ukraine's GDP in January-July 2020 decreased by 6.2% compared to the same period in 2019, according to preliminary estimates of the Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine.

Ukraine remains among top five agricultural exporters to EU

Ukraine remains among top five agricultural exporters to EU

Ukraine has slightly reduced its own agricultural exports to the European Union during the coronavirus crisis, but retained its place among the top five largest agricultural exporters to European countries, according to a report posted on the European Commission’s website.

Razumkov meets with Ukrainian community in Lithuania

Razumkov meets with Ukrainian community in Lithuania

As part of an official visit to Lithuania, Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Dmytro Razumkov met with representatives of the Ukrainian community near the monument to Taras Shevchenko in Vilnius and honored the memory of the great poet by laying flowers.

NSDC, IFES sign memorandum of cooperation

NSDC, IFES sign memorandum of cooperation

Ukraine’s National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) and the International Foundation for Electoral Systems (IFES) have signed a Memorandum of Cooperation, the NSDC’s press service has reported.

U.S. imposes sanctions on Ukrainian MP Derkach

U.S. imposes sanctions on Ukrainian MP Derkach

The U.S. Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Asset Control (OFAC) has imposed sanctions on independent Ukrainian MP Andriy Derkach, according to a press release posted on the agency's website.

Ukraine reports 3,144 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine reports 3,144 new coronavirus cases

Ukraine has confirmed 3,144 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, bringing the total to 148,756, according to the coronavirus epidemic monitoring system of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine.

EU extends sanctions against Russia for six months

EU extends sanctions against Russia for six months

The European Union on September 10 decided to extend sanctions against Russia for a further six months for undermining or threatening Ukraine's territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence, according to the website of the European Council.

10 September 2020

Ukraine climbs four spots in economic freedom ranking

Ukraine climbs four spots in economic freedom ranking

Ukraine has climbed four spots in the global economic freedom ranking, but remains the only European country in the category of economically unfree countries, according to the Fraser Institute's annual Economic Freedom of the World report released on September 10.

Ukraine, Spain discuss trade and economic cooperation

Ukraine, Spain discuss trade and economic cooperation

Ukraine and Spain discussed expanding cooperation in investment, energy efficiency, renewable energy sources, transport infrastructure and tourism, the press service of the Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine has reported.

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