12 Ukrainians to take part in Japan's government program for young leaders
Дата: 12.01.2017 16:45
On the occasion of the 25th anniversary of establishment of diplomatic relations between Ukraine and Japan 12 young Ukrainians will participate in the Japanese government program "Ship for world youth leaders," Japanese Ambassador to Ukraine Shigeki Sumi said.
Activist of Ukrainian Cultural Centre detained in Crimea
Дата: 12.01.2017 13:20
Andriy Vynohradov, the activist of the Crimea-based Ukrainian Cultural Centre, has been detained on Thursday. Head of the Ukrainian Cultural Centre Leonid Kuzmin reported on his Facebook page.
World Bank predicts growth of Ukrainian economy
Дата: 11.01.2017 16:35
The World Bank has left unchanged its forecast for economic growth in Ukraine for the next three years, and it noted the progress in the implementation of reforms, in particular in the system of public finance, debt management, energy and banking sectors.
Government ratifies agreement with Norway on technical, financial cooperation
Дата: 11.01.2017 15:30
The government has supported a draft law needed to ratify a framework agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Kingdom of Norway on technical and financial cooperation and a relevant resolution of the Cabinet of Ministers. The corresponding decision was approved at a government's sitting on Wednesday, Ukrinform reports.
Defence ministry denies reports of alleged artillery losses because of Russian hackers' break into software
Дата: 06.01.2017 14:35
The Ukrainian Ground Force of the Armed Forces of Ukraine command has dismissed media reports of howitzers having been destroyed after Russian hackers broke into Ukrainian artillerymen's software.
Ukraine exports electricity for $152 mln in 2016
Дата: 06.01.2017 14:05
Ukraine in 2016 exported electricity worth $152.063 million, in particular in December for $14.278 million.
Ukrainian, Chinese musicians organize Joyful Holiday concert in Kyiv
Дата: 06.01.2017 12:55
January 6, the Joyful Holiday of Spring concert, involving well-known masters of the arts, will take place at the National Philharmonic Hall of Ukraine on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of establishment of the diplomatic relations between Ukraine and China.
Family of American professor donates medical equipment to Ukrainian soldiers
Дата: 06.01.2017 12:25
In Lviv, the family of American professor from Stanford University donated medical equipment to the Military and Medical Clinical Center of Western region.
Canada sends 11 tons of humanitarian aid to Ukraine
Дата: 06.01.2017 11:15
Ukrainian Canadian Congress and Canadian civil society organizations have sent 11 tons of humanitarian aid to Ukraine, press service of the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine reported.
Azerbaijan to supply oil for Kremenchuk oil refinery
Дата: 05.01.2017 16:55
The Azerbaijani oil will be supplied to Kremenchuk oil refinery, the press service of Naftogaz of Ukraine NJSC reports.
Turkish Airlines to launch Kharkiv-Istanbul flights from March
Дата: 04.01.2017 18:51
From March 30, 2017, Turkish Airlines will launch flights between Kharkiv (Ukraine) and Istanbul (Turkey), as reported on Kharkiv Airport's Facebook page.
President congratulates Ukrainian political prisoners in Russia, occupied Crimea on New Year
Дата: 04.01.2017 17:40
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko joined the New Year's marathon "We are stronger than Kremlin prison bars" and wrote letters to citizens of Ukraine who were in prison in occupied Crimea and the Russian Federation, Euromaidan-SOS coordinator Oleksandra Matviychuk told to Ukrinform news agency.
PACE in January to consider draft resolution on democratic institutions in Ukraine
Дата: 04.01.2017 16:10
The PACE Monitoring Committee has approved a report on the functioning of democratic institutions in Ukraine. A relevant draft resolution will be considered at a PACE session in Strasburg on January 23-27, according to the PACE official website.
US Senate preparing Russia sanctions bill due to aggression against Ukraine
Дата: 04.01.2017 15:20
A group of bipartisan senators is preparing a bill that would offer sanctions against Russia, lawmakers confirmed as the Senate convened a new session of Congress on Tuesday. Maryland Sen. Ben Cardin, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said that he was working on the bill with a "broad group" of bipartisan senators, CNN reported.
Foreign Minister: Austria to provide EUR 2 mln in humanitarian aid to people in Donbas
Дата: 04.01.2017 14:55
Austria will allocate additional EUR 2 million in humanitarian assistance to the people in eastern Ukraine, Sebastian Kurz, OSCE Chairman-in-Office, Federal Minister for Europe, Integration and Foreign Affairs of Austria said on his Twitter page.