The State Commission for Emergencies has approved a decision to lift the red-level quarantine restrictions off the City of Kyiv, as well as eight regions across Ukraine: Donetsk, Dnipropetrovsk, Ivano-Frankivsk, Luhansk, Lviv, Odesa, Rivne, and Kherson.
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I seek to change menus for hospitals, penitentiary facilities, and army
As of December 6, the new COVID strain Omicron has not been detected in Ukraine.
In Ukraine, 40% of the population has already received at least one vaccine jab for COVID-19 in 16 regions. Across the country, 38% of the population has been fully vaccinated.
Kyiv city recorded 704 new coronavirus cases on December 5, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko wrote on his Facebook page.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has congratulated military servicemen on Day of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
Leading Ukrainian food producers took part in the international exhibition Export Gateway to Africa, which took place in Istanbul on December 2-4.
As of December 6, Kyiv city and 18 regions of Ukraine are in the red zone of epidemiological danger of COVID-19 spread, Ukrinform reports, referring to data provided by the Health Ministry of Ukraine.
Ukraine has recorded 4,478 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, on December 5, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
04 December 2021
Ukraine has recorded 13,206 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, on December 3, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
03 December 2021
Civic journalism is a new phenomenon, a response to the destruction of freedom of speech in Crimea. Regular residents-turned-journalists who started covering the situation of the occupied Crimea for the media have been facing persecution and attacks. Currently, there are 12 journalists out of 120 political prisoners held behind bars in Russian prisons.
Ukraine has jumped from 92nd to 77th place in the world ranking of Internet speed, according to a study conducted by the consulting agency Cable.co.uk.
The Ministry of Digital Transformation and the association of local self-government bodies “Association of Open Cities” signed a memorandum on cooperation in the field of regional digitalization and digital transformation of territorial communities, Ukrinform reports, referring to the Government portal.
Nine regions of Ukraine may leave the red zone of COVID-19 restrictions next week.
Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Digital Transformation Mykhailo Fedorov has thanked his Swiss partners for supporting digitalization in Ukraine, Ukrinform reports, referring to the ministry’s press service.
Ukraine has recorded 13,777 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, on December 2, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
02 December 2021
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved a decision to launch the Ukrainian National Center for Peacebuilding.
Some 48% of Ukrainians are against the idea of introducing dual/multiple citizenship in Ukraine, while 24% support this possibility, according to a poll conducted by the Ilko Kucheriv Democratic Initiatives Foundation together with the Kyiv International Institute of Sociology from October 22 to November 12.
The Security Service of Ukraine, the SBU, has decried allegations voiced by the FSB security agency in relation to the arrest of what Russians claim is a group of Ukrainian spies.
Kyiv city recorded 1,418 new coronavirus cases on December 1, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko wrote on his Facebook page.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has ratified the Nagoya Protocol on Access to Genetic Resources and the Fair and Equitable Sharing of Benefits Arising from their Utilization to the Convention on Biological Diversity.
Pope Francis may pay a visit to Ukraine in the near future.
Over the past 24 hours, Ukrainian health officials confirmed 13,531 new coronavirus cases across the country.
01 December 2021
I’m a pacifist, not a provocateur. I just help the Russians open their eyes to what it’s all going to be like
Ukraine will raise EUR 58 million from the European Investment Bank (EIB) to scale the results of the EU4Skills program to create centers of professional excellence.
The share of Ukrainians who believe that the situation in their country is moving in the wrong direction has increased from 61.7% to 65.9% over the past month, according to an all-Ukrainian public opinion poll conducted by Kyiv International Institute of Sociology (KIIS) on November 26-29, 2021.
President Volodymyr Zelensky says Ukraine now has “almost everything” to counter the COVID-19 pandemic.
Ukraine has recorded 11,960 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, on November 30, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
30 November 2021
The Verkhovna Rada has adopted the bill on the military chaplaincy service.