At the 2nd Katara International Amber Exhibition, the Ukrainian group of companies Ambers Group Ukraine has presented its opportunities and proposals for business cooperation in the field of amber processing and trade.
Society and Culture
Representatives of the Embassy of Ukraine in Iran, together with their Swedish and Canadian colleagues, have laid flowers at the site of the Ukraine International Airlines plane crash in Tehran, the Office of the President of Ukraine has reported on Facebook.
The United Kingdom will provide £4 million for the implementation of the health care reform project in Ukraine, the British Embassy in Ukraine has reported on Twitter.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine today will approve a decision on one-off payment to the families of victims of the Ukraine International Airlines crash in Tehran. The relatives will receive payments within a week.
Human Rights Watch: Dozens of Crimean Tatars prosecuted on trumped-up terrorism charges in occupied Crimea
Throughout the year, Russian authorities in occupied Crimea continued to harass Crimean Tatars, prosecuting dozens on trumped-up terrorism charges.
In 2019, local budgets of Ivano-Frankivsk region received UAH 6.1 million in revenues from tourist tax, which is 165% of the annual indicator for 2018, according to Ivano-Frankivsk Tourism website.
The state and its representatives must tell the truth – this is the alpha and omega of everything
Human Rights Watch notes the decrease in civilian casualties in eastern Ukraine, though "civilians’ lives and well-being at risk."
Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov has met with Iryna Kaminska, the mother of a murdered Ukrainian activist, a volunteer and a police lieutenant of the Kyiv special forces regiment, Amina Okuyeva, the Ukrainian Interior Ministry has reported on Facebook.
The number of Ukrainians crossing the state border with the Russian Federation decreased in 2019 compared to the previous year, according to Ukraine’s State Border Guard Service.
Humanitarian aid worth almost UAH 800,000 was sent to Donbas, according to the press service of the Joint Forces Operation Headquarters.
The agreement between the towns of Saldus (Latvia) and Bakhmut (Donetsk region, Ukraine) was signed, and EUR 25,000 donation was made to the hospital in Slovyansk.
The first Canada-Ukraine CoProduction Meetings will be held at the European Film Market in Berlin on February 21.
In 2019, Lutsk’s Tourist Information and Services Center was visited by more than 4.5 thousand tourists from different cities of Ukraine and the world.