Ukraine’s Lviv and Turkey’s Antalya intend to become sister cities.
Society and Culture
26 August 2019
25 August 2019
If you wish to see a wooden structure on rocks in Europe — Tustan Fortress, then you must travel 120 km of Lviv City.
24 August 2019
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky had a meeting with the leadership of the Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) on Friday evening, the president’s press service reports.
23 August 2019
The Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) has called on G7 leaders and EU representatives to reaffirm their commitment to support Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity and to strengthen economic and political sanctions against Russia.
Ukraine at UN tells about religious oppression in territories temporarily occupied by Russian Federation
The occupation authorities of the Russian Federation flagrantly violate the freedom of conscience and religion in the temporarily occupied territories of Crimea and Donbas, persecuting believers of all denominations except for the Moscow Patriarchate.
The United States of America is committed to continuing to support Ukrainian volunteers and veterans through the specialized ministry and it is up to Ukrainians to determine the format of its activities.
22 August 2019
Almost 41% of Ukrainians consider joining NATO the best option for guaranteeing Ukraine's security.
Vilnius, Kyiv, Madrid, Prague, Pristina and Tallinn are the most transparent European capitals.
Over the years of Ukraine’s independence, 1,671 law enforcement officers were killed while performing their duties.
Former President of the Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) Eugene Czolij has been selected for inclusion in The Best Lawyers in Canada publication for the ninth consecutive year.
21 August 2019
The two-day Stockholm & Helsinki B2B Travel Show has started today in Stockholm, Sweden. Kyiv is presented as a new destination for MICE tourism.
The total number of new state-supported films will reach 148 by the end of this year.
The number of residents in the capital of Ukraine grew by 200,000 in 2018.
20 August 2019
Commissioner of the President of Ukraine for Children's Rights Mykola Kuleba has held working meetings with President’s Representative in Crimea Anton Korynevych, Deputy Prosecutor of Crimea Anatoliy Kotsura and staff of the prosecutor’s office of Crimea.
Big 7 Travel tourist portal has published a rating of world’s friendliest cities. The capital of Ukraine enters the Top 50.
Ambassador of Ukraine to Greece Serhiy Shutenko held a meeting with President of the World Congress of Ukrainians (UWC) Pavlo Grod during his stay in Greece, the Ukrainian diplomatic representative office reported.
The UN has high hopes for the Ukraine Humanitarian Pooled Fund established in early 2019.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and Prime Minister of the State of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu commemorated the victims of the Babyn Yar massacre and the Holocaust.
19 August 2019
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has agreed with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to finally settle the issue of Israel’s entry denials to Ukrainian citizens.
Head of the Ukrainian State Film Agency Pylyp Illenko has filled a letter of resignation.
A total of 1,401,447 internally displaced persons (IDPs) from the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas and Crimea have been registered in Ukraine, according to the Social Policy Ministry.
18 August 2019
Unfortunate to say that you may not find detail tourism related information about the jewel of Eastern Europe - Lviv region in western Ukraine.
17 August 2019
On August 15, 2019, the Primate of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church, the Metropolitan of Kyiv and All Ukraine Epiphanius met with First Vice President of the Ukrainian World Congress Stefan Romaniw and Director of the UWC Mission to Ukraine Serhiy Kasyanchuk.
The Ukrainian World Congress congratulated Canadian Senator Raynell Andreychuk on her birthday and thanked for her support to Ukraine and Ukrainians.
16 August 2019
Vitaliy Markiv, a serviceman of the National Guard of Ukraine who was sentenced in Italy to 24 years in prison, turns 30 years old today.
Despite the abolition of visa requirements for short-term travels to Schengen area in June 2017, the number of Schengen visa applications from Ukrainians remains relatively large.
Member of the Parliament of Victoria Bruce Atkinson praised the important contribution of the Ukrainian community of Victoria in the development of Australia’s multicultural life.
The temporarily occupied Crimea is a “grey zone of lawlessness” and Ukrainian citizens should remember this when visiting the peninsula.
15 August 2019
The volunteers of the Revived Soldiers Ukraine foundation raised $5,840 for the needs of the wounded Ukrainian soldiers and the Next Step Ukraine rehabilitation center.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has adopted a resolution the implementation of which will help strengthen the social protection of internally displaced persons and ensure the provision of targeted assistance.
95% of Crimean Tatars in Crimea do not recognize Russia's jurisdiction, even if they remain silent
14 August 2019
Irish low-cost airline Ryanair launches a new route from Odesa to Budapest.
Moscow has declared an employee of Ukraine's Consulate General in St. Petersburg persona non grata in response to similar actions taken by Kyiv against a Russian diplomat, Russian news agency TASS has reported, quoting the Russian Foreign Ministry.
13 August 2019
One in five Ukrainians who worked abroad for a long time do not plan to return to work due to low salaries and high costs of living, a survey shows.
12 August 2019
Ukrainian festival Uketoberfest traditionally took place in Chicago.
The number of internally displaced persons (IDPs) from the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas and Crimea has reached 1.399 million people, according to the Social Policy Ministry of Ukraine.
At a meeting with the head of USAID's Economic Support for Eastern Ukraine project in Luhansk region, Brian Milakovsky, several proposals for further cooperation were discussed.
Former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said he does not trust the leadership of the State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) and is ready to take a lie detector test live on the Priamyi television channel.
The president of the Association of Ukrainians in South Australia, Frank Fursenko, has been awarded for the development of multicultural communities.
09 August 2019
YanAir Airlines, which performs daily scheduled flights from Kyiv to Batumi, will launch four additional flights on this route in August.
Ukrainian patriots have raised the national flag of Ukraine in the city of Sudak in the temporarily occupied territory of Crimea, according to Bohdan Kovaliov, an adviser to the head of Kherson Regional State Administration.
08 August 2019
The meeting between President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople has been held in Istanbul.
During an official visit to Turkey, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky held a meeting with representatives of Ukrainian and Crimean Tatar communities and took part in the opening of a new office of the Crimean Tatar diaspora, the president’s press service has reported.
07 August 2019
Hollywood actress Catherine Zeta-Jones has enlarged her collection of Ukrainian embroidered shirts.
06 August 2019
Representatives of Ukraine and the United States signed a memorandum of understanding between the Defense Ministry of Ukraine and the U.S. Defense POW/MIA Accounting Agency (DPAA), the Embassy of Ukraine in the USA reports on Facebook.
Ukraine's State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) has opened criminal proceedings regarding the possible organization by former Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko of illegal crossing through the border with the use of fake documents, the SBI has reported on its Facebook page.
The return to Ukraine of odious politicians who worked under President Viktor Yanukovych is a test of the "strength" of the new authorities and Ukrainian society itself, well-known Ukrainian writer and poet Serhiy Zhadan has said in an interview with Ukrinform.
05 August 2019
The office of the OSCE High Commissioner on National Minorities announced on 5 August 2019 that it is supporting diversity training courses for civil servants in Ukraine over the coming years.
Presidential adviser Mykhailo Fedorov believes that ban on access to Russian social networks should not be lifted since there is a lot of content that has a negative impact on Ukrainians.
The team of President Volodymyr Zelensky is actively working on a project that will allow Ukrainians to vote online in the next presidential election.
UATV, a TV channel of the International Broadcasting Multimedia Platform of Ukraine, has expanded its presence in Germany.
The number of internally displaced persons (IDPs) from the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas and Crimea has reached 1.397 million people, according to the Social Policy Ministry of Ukraine.
03 August 2019
Last year, about 60,000 foreign tourists came to Ukraine for treatment and spent nearly $150 million.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky proposes to make a list of the countries for establishing a visa waiver program to develop medical tourism in Ukraine.
The Council of Europe keeps track of the investigation into the attack on Ukrinform’s press center.
02 August 2019
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky commented on the beating of Ukrinform workers during a news conference at the agency on July 30.
British company QS Quacquarelli Symonds has released the 2019 QS Best Student Cities Rankings, with London leading the rankings, followed by Tokyo, Melbourne, Munich, and Berlin, according to a statement posted on the company's website.
The Government of Sri Lanka cancels visa fees for citizens of 48 countries, including Ukraine, starting from August 1.
01 August 2019
About 3.2 million Ukrainians work abroad on a regular basis, the Social Policy Ministry of Ukraine reports in response to Radio Liberty's inquiry.