The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) at the foreign exchange auction today, August 14, 2018, sold $66.60 million at the average weighted exchange rate set at UAH 27.4619 per U.S. dollar, according to the press service of the central bank.
The National Commission for Matters Concerning Ukrainians Abroad has granted the status of Ukrainian abroad to over 220 persons.
PGW Defence Technologies of Winnipeg will be delivering its LRT-3 .50 calibre sniper rifle to Ukraine’s military.
For the last fiscal year, the World Bank Group allocated $20.5 billion to finance projects on reduction in greenhouse gas emissions, clean energy development and climate change prevention.
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) in Ukraine intends to expand its presence in Donetsk and Luhansk regions.
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine has recorded the supply of new heavy weapons to the occupied territories.
Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman says more than 15 million Ukrainians have already chosen their doctor and signed relevant declarations as part of the healthcare reform being carried out in the country.
In Kramatorsk, a delegation of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) met with Chairman of the Donetsk Regional Military and Civil Administration Oleksandr Kuts to discuss the issue of further cooperation and coordination.
Ukraine's Embassy in the United States has thanked the U.S. for providing Ukraine with security assistance worth $250 million, the embassy has said on its Facebook page.
Eighty one people drowned in Ukrainian waterways on August 6-12, the State Emergency Service reports.
The main outstanding issues for Ukraine to finalise the review of IMF Extended Fund Facility (EFF) are potential modifications to the 2018 budget to meet the programme's 2.5% of GDP deficit target, and adjusting household heating tariffs.
Ukraine exported honey worth $133.7 million last year, according to First Deputy Prime Minister - Minister for Economic Development and Trade Stepan Kubiv.
The Deposit Guarantee Fund last week sold insolvent banks' assets worth UAH 110.05 million, the fund's press service reports.
Finland calls on Russia to provide Ukrainian film director Oleg Sentsov with medical treatment and to release all Ukrainian political prisoners.