The epidemic threshold for influenza and ARVI has been exceeded in eight regions of Ukraine, the highest sickness rate was recorded in Chernihiv region, according to the Health Ministry’s press service.
Society and Culture
The program of reforming the vocational education for Ukraine is being prepared as the country needs the highly skilled professional and technical personnel.
More than two million Ukrainians in a year and a half have already taken advantage of a visa free regime with the EU.
In 2018, some 1.9 million foreign visitors and 3 million domestic tourists visited Kyiv, the press service of Kyiv City Council has reported.
More than a hundred parishes of the Ukrainian Orthodox Church of the Moscow Patriarchate have already joined the newly formed Orthodox Church of Ukraine (OCU).
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and his wife, Maryna Poroshenko, have laid flowers at the Memorial Cross to the Kruty Heroes in Kyiv.
The number of registered unemployed in Ukraine decreased by 45,000 people in 2018 compared to 2017.
The State Employment Service of Ukraine helped 826,000 citizens to find jobs in 2018, which is 6% more than in the previous year.
Participants of the Ukrainian-Norwegian Business Forum in Oslo considered the possibility of cooperation in the film industry and the prospects for creating joint films.
Irish low-cost airline Ryanair will launch four new routes from Ukraine to Germany - to Düsseldorf, Frankfurt, Baden-Baden and Nuremberg - in the fall of 2019.
Three wounded Ukrainian sailors were transferred from the medical unit of the Matrosskaya Tishina detention center to the Lefortovo detention center in Moscow on Saturday, January 26.
On Sunday, January 27, Ukrainian Ambassador to Austria Oleksandr Shcherba and Polish Ambassador to Austria Jolanta Róża Kozłowska traditionally joined the commemoration of the Holocaust victims.
Russian activist Victoria Ivleva has said she believes that three Ukrainian sailors wounded by Russian military in the Kerch Strait have been transferred to the Lefortovo detention center in Moscow.
Poland does not discriminate against the labor migrants from Ukraine.