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Ukraine to allocate UAH 922.5 mln for emergency medicine in 2019 - PM

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Ukraine's draft state budget for 2019 foresees the allocation of UAH 922.5 million for financing emergency medicine reform, Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said.

Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Klimkin starts his visit to Warsaw. Photos, video

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Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin has started his working trip to Warsaw from visiting the Wolski cemetery, where he lit a candle at the monument to Holodomor victims and laid a wreath at the graves of officers and cossacks of the army of the Ukrainian People’s Republic (1917-21).

Poroshenko promises more funding for Ukrainian athletes in 2019 state budget

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President Petro Poroshenko has said that the draft state budget for 2019 will envisage more funds to ensure proper conditions for the training of Ukrainian athletes.

Kherson to intensify cooperation with Tunisian sister city of Bizerte

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A delegation from Kherson City Council has got acquainted with the free economic zone of the Tunisian sister city of Bizerte and plans to visit a number of important industrial facilities in order to intensify interregional cooperation, the press service of the Embassy of Ukraine in Tunisia has r...

Ukraine interested in Australia’s experience in rehabilitation of veterans - Ivanna Klympush-Tsin...

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Vice Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration of Ukraine Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze met with Minister for Veterans' Affairs of Australia Darren Chester in Canberra, the Government portal reports.

Naftogaz to remain gas prices for industrial consumers unchanged in November

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NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine will keep the price of natural gas for industrial consumers at UAH 11.2-12.2 thousand per 1,000 cubic meters (without VAT) in November 2018, the company’s press service reports.

Finance Ministry intends to reduce share of state in banking system to 24%

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The Finance Ministry intends to significantly reduce the share of the state in the banking system from 55% to 24%, according to Deputy Finance Minister Yuriy Heletiy.

Toronto to host Canada-Ukraine Investment Forum

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The first Canada-Ukraine Investment Forum will be held in Toronto, the largest city in Canada.

Two police officers in Kyiv caught red-handed taking $50,000 bribe

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Law enforcers have detained two police officers in Kyiv for accepting a $50,000 bribe, Prosecutor General's Office spokesperson Larysa Sarhan has reported.

Education and Science Ministry develops strategy of Ukraine's Innovation Development

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The Education and Science Ministry has proposed for public discussion a draft Strategy of Ukraine's Innovation Development. The relevant document is posted on the ministry’s website.

Duda: Nord Stream 2 poses danger to Ukraine and Slovakia

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The Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project poses danger to Ukraine, Slovakia and Poland, that’s why Warsaw is trying to prevent its implementation.

Ukraine wins third gold medal at Invictus Games

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Ukraine has won a third gold medal on the third day of the Invictus Games, the press service of the Ukrainian Defense Ministry has reported.

Number of complaints regarding State Fiscal Service decreases

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The number of complaints filed to the Business Ombudsman Council of Ukraine regarding the State Fiscal Service has decreased by 3.5 times.

G7 Ambassadors welcome new stand-by arrangement between Ukraine and IMF

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Reaching the agreement between the IMF and Kyiv on a new stand-by macro-financial assistance program is a key step towards ensuring Ukraine’s future economic stability.

Ukraine to switch to winter time on Oct 28

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Ukraine will switch to winter daylight saving time in the early hours of Sunday, October 28, when the clocks will go backwards one hour.

Naftogaz plans to invest UAH 34.5 bln to boost natural gas production in 2019

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NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine plans to invest UAH 34.5 billion to increase the production of natural gas in 2019.

Ukraine’s imports of passenger cars grow - State Statistics

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In January-August 2018, Ukraine imported 127,611 passenger cars (worth $1.356 billion), while in the corresponding period last year, imports of passenger cars to Ukraine amounted to 94,250 vehicles (worth $1.31 billion), according to the State Statistics Service of Ukraine.

Release of political prisoners: Ukraine relying on Australia’s support in UN

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Ukraine’s Vice Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze has met with Australian Foreign Minister Marise Payne.

Ukraine may get $8 bln after IMF program is unblocked - Aslund

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A new program from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will facilitate Ukraine's access to funding worth $8 billion, which will keep a fairly stable hryvnia exchange rate next year.

Canada and Ukraine formed a mutually beneficial partnership - Kubiv

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Ukraine and Canada have managed to form a mutually beneficial partnership that goes beyond the borders of the two states, according to First Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Stepan Kubiv.

Government to allocate UAH 55 bln for subsidies in 2019

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The Cabinet of Ministers plans to allocate UAH 55 billion for subsidies in 2019, according to Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman.

Ukraine, three more countries extend sanctions against Russia

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Ukraine, Montenegro, Albania and Norway have joined the EU's extended sanctions against Russia that were imposed over the violation of the territorial integrity of Ukraine.

Militants launched 12 attacks on Ukrainian troops in Donbas in last day

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Militants launched 12 attacks on Ukrainian positions in the Joint Forces Operation (JFO) area in Donbas over the past day. Heavy weapons were not used.

Klimkin to participate in Warsaw Security Forum 2018

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Ukraine’s Foreign Minister Pavlo Klimkin will make a working visit to Poland on October 23-24.

Putin signs decree on economic sanctions against Ukraine

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Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree on special economic measures "in connection with Ukraine's unfriendly actions."