On Friday, December 14, the Jordanian airline Jordan Aviation performed the first flight from the country's capital Amman to the Igor Sikorsky Kyiv International Airport (Zhuliany).
Society and Culture
The Ukrainian Christmas Fair took place for the sixth time in a row at the Ukrainian House in Warsaw on Sunday, December 16.
Metropolitan of Pereiaslav and Bila Tserkva Epifaniy (Serhiy Dumenko) has been elected primate of the local Ukrainian Orthodox Church.
Germany will provide Ukraine with financial assistance worth EUR 35 million to combat climate change, the Ministry of Ecology and Natural Resources has reported.
More than 30% of Ukrainians do not support mass protests in Ukraine, according to a survey conducted by the Ukrainian Institute for Social Research named after Oleksandr Yaremenko and the Social Monitoring Center.
The state budget for the next year envisages UAH 1 billion for the construction of rural clinics, the press service of the Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities Ministry reports.
On Friday, December 14, the Ukrainian community presents a national culture at the International Charity Christmas Festival in Abu Dhabi, UAE.
The Ukrainian Film Days festival took place in the city of Porto, Portugal, the press service of the Ukrainian Consulate in the city of Porto reports.
Verkhovna Rada Chairman Andriy Parubiy has met with a member of the Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate, Metropolitan Ambrosios (Zografos) of Korea.
The Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Kyiv Patriarchate (UOC-KP) has selected a candidate for the post of primate of the local Ukrainian Orthodox Church from the diocese, UOC-KP spokesman, Archbishop Yevstratiy (Zorya) has said.
USAID is launching a new project on developing the service delivery system in Donetsk and Lugansk regions, including a network of administrative service centers for the population.
The Ecumenical Patriarch will hand over a Tomos of Autocephaly to the future primate of the local Orthodox Church in Ukraine in Constantinople on January 6, 2019.
More than a third of internally displaced persons (38%) are not ready to return to their homes after the end of hostilities in eastern Ukraine, according to the National Monitoring System Report on the Situation of Internally Displaced Persons for September 2018, which was made available to Ukrinform.
In Mariupol, the representatives of the embassies of Latvia, Lithuania and Estonia in Ukraine have discussed the joint counteraction to Russian propaganda and outlined the areas of cultural cooperation.