In January-June 2017, almost 700,000 foreign tourists visited Kyiv, which is 5% higher compared with the pre-crisis period in 2013.
Society and Culture
- 14.09.2017 14:35
The OSCE Special Monitoring Mission (SMM) plans to install video surveillance cameras at the Hnutove, Mayorsk and Maryinka checkpoints, as well as on militant-controlled Prince Ihor Hill near Stanytsia Luhanska, the press center of the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) headquarters has reported.
The United States condemns Russia's verdict against deputy chairman of the Mejlis of the Crimean Tatar people Akhtem Chiygoz, Department of State Spokesperson Heather Nauert has said.
The number of registered unemployed in Ukraine as of September 1, 2017 totaled 321 thousand, which is 12% less (44 thousand people), compared with the same period in 2016, the State Statistics Service of Ukraine reports.
A promo video of brand new Apple Watch 3 has been shot in the premises of the Kyiv central railway station.
The number of illegal migrants in Ukraine, who are seeking to enter the EU, has grown by 26% in 2017, according to spokesperson of the State Border Guard Service Oleh Slobodian.
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) is concerned about the lack of progress in investigating the murder of journalist Pavlo Sheremet.
The European Union has upgraded a website containing the latest news and analysis of pro-Kremlin disinformation, the European External Action Service (EEAS) has told an Ukrinform correspondent in Brussels.
In January-June 2017, 6.3 million foreign tourists visited Ukraine, which is by 8.7% more than in the same period last year.
The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) recorded 34,766 conflict-related casualties in Ukraine among civilians, Ukrainian armed forces and members of the armed groups from April 14, 2014 to August 15, 2017.
Hungary has appealed to international organizations due to the Ukrainian law on education, which, it thinks, violates the rights of national minorities, Radio Liberty has reported.
The Cabinet of Ministers intends to increase funds in the 2018 national budget for film production, Vice Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko has said.
Ukraine will continue to ensure the development of minority languages in the state.
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has decided to request medical documents from Russia concerning the current state of health of Ukrainian Pavlo Hryb, his lawyer, Yevhenia Zakrevska, has said.
The European Union has called on Russia to release Deputy Chairman of the Mejlis Akhtem Chiygoz and drop charges from another deputy chairman of the organization, Ilmi Umerov, according to a statement made by the spokesperson for the EU foreign policy chief.