The red level of epidemiological danger may be introduced in other regions of Ukraine in the near future, according to Deputy Health Minister, Chief State Sanitary Doctor Ihor Kuzin.
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Kyiv city recorded 416 new coronavirus cases on October 17, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko wrote on his Facebook page.
So far, a total of 6.4 million people have been fully vaccinated in Ukraine, while another 7.9 million have received a single dose of the coronavirus vaccine.
President Volodymyr Zelensky has assured that Ukraine currently has sufficient gas reserves to cover consumer demand at regular prices.
From Monday, October 18, four regions in Ukraine moved into the red zone of COVID-19 restrictions Minister of the Cabinet of Ministers Oleh Nemchinov announced on his Telegram channel.
Ukraine has recorded 9,524 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
16 October 2021
Ukraine’s Program of Medical Guarantees has been increased by UAH 33.8 billion, which will make it possible to significantly raise the salaries of health workers starting from January 1, 2022.
Kyiv city recorded 525 new coronavirus cases on October 15, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko wrote on his Facebook page.
Ukraine recorded 12,983 new coronavirus cases on October 15, according to the Ukrainian Ministry of Health.
15 October 2021
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has visited School No. 26 in Mariupol, which was reconstructed as part of the Large Construction program, the presidential press service has reported.
Ukraine has recorded 13,624 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
14 October 2021
Ukraine has recorded 18,881 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours.
13 October 2021
The premiere of a Ukrainian-British musical performance about Donbas miners, entitled "Antratsyt: Perseverance Day," which tells the story of miners' strikes, will take place at Stage 6 at the Dovzhenko Center in Kyiv on October 23, the founder and director of the Wild Theatre, Yaroslava Kravchenko, has told Ukrinform.
Hungary-based Wizz Air budget carrier will offer passengers three more flights from Ukraine as early as this December and 23 more in 2022.
More than 71 tonnes of humanitarian cargo has been delivered to the temporarily occupied territories of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, the press service of the Ministry for Reintegration of Temporarily Occupied Territories of Ukraine has reported.
After watching the Squid Game series, Minister of Culture and Information Policy of Ukraine Oleksandr Tkachenko stated that the sequel could be filmed in Ukraine.
In Kyiv hospitals, 1,837 persons are undergoing inpatient treatment for COVID-19, including 1,297 – in grave condition.
The Kyiv city budget received UAH 46.6 million in tourist tax revenues in January-September 2021, which is 34% or UAH 11.9 million more compared with the same period last year, according to Deputy Head of Kyiv City State Administration Maryna Honda.
In January-September 2021, 27.2 million people crossed the state border of Ukraine, both in the entry and exit directions, according to the State Border Guard Service.
Verkhovna Rada Commissioner for Human Rights Liudmyla Denisova says contradictions must be fixed in the bill on surrogacy before it is tabled for a vote.
Ukraine has recorded 16,309 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
12 October 2021
A veteran of the Crimean Tatar national movement, Rustem Useinov, has been told to demolish his own house, warned that the local authorities will do it anyway if he does not comply with a court ruling.
Some 123,230 people in Ukraine were vaccinated for COVID-19 on October 11, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
Kyiv city recorded 628 new coronavirus cases on October 11, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko wrote on his Facebook page.
The Supervisory Board of Ukraine’s state-owned Ukreximbank has dismissed Chairman of the Board Yevhen Metsger, who had earlier been charged with the attack on a crew of RFE/RL’s local investigative project Skhemy.
Ukraine has recorded 11,996 new COVID-19 cases in the past 24 hours, the Ukrainian Health Ministry has reported on Facebook.
11 October 2021
Ukraine's High Anti-Corruption Court has extended until December 14 the round-the-clock house arrest for Mykola Chaus, a former judge of the Dniprovsky District Court of Kyiv who is suspected of taking a bribe, the court's press service has told Ukrinform.
From today, France tightens entry rules for Ukrainians.
Head of the Ukrainian World Congress (UWC) Mission to Ukraine Serhiy Kasyanchuk met with Director General of the Ukrainian Institute Volodymyr Sheiko on October 8.