President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko orders to grant citizenship to three foreign specialists: Natalie Jaresko, Alexander Kvitashvili and Aivaras Abromavicius, who were nominated for the future Cabinet of Ministers.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has promised to make every effort to ensure that a coalition government is formed as soon as possible.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko introduced new Defense Minister of Ukraine Stepan Poltorak to the personnel of the Ministry of Defense and the General Staff of the Armed Forces of Ukraine.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that Ukrainian troops will remain in the area of the anti-terrorist operation in Donbas this winter.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko signed Law "On Purification of Government" adopted by the Verkhovna Rada on September 16.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko is convinced that meetings at press conferences with journalists are necessary and promises to make them more regular.
Finance Minister of Ukraine Oleksandr Shlapak has forecasted that the hryvnia exchange rate will start stabilizing this week, and expects that the range will be UAH 13-13.50/$1.
Today, when the world commemorates the victims of terrible terrorist attacks in New York in 2011, Ukraine suffers from a new wave of terrorism, in the fight against which all of the world's democracies should unite, President Petro Poroshenko said at a ceremony to present credentials to the ambassadors of several countries on Thursday, the presidential press service reported.
"The President at the meeting called symbolic the fact that a visit of the Federal Chancellor is on the Day of the National Flag of Ukraine and on the eve of the Independence Day. Poroshenko said that now Ukraine as ever passes “a very tragic test "in its history," a statement reads.
Ukraine's new president on Saturday called for dialogue with the country's east, gripped by a violent separatist insurgency, and for armed groups to lay down their weapons but said he won't talk with rebels he called "gangsters and killers."
A meeting of the newly elected President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko with his U.S. counterpart Barack Obama is coming to an end in Warsaw. It has lasted for more than an hour, Ukrinform reported.
Ukrainian businessman and parliamentarian Petro Poroshenko has won the presidential election in Ukraine with 54.7% of the vote after the Central Election Commission processed 100% of electronic voting protocols.
"The presidential elections in Ukraine were organized and held in accordance with the international obligations and democratic electoral standards, including obligations and standards of the Organization for Security and Cooperation in Europe (OSCE) and Council of Europe, as well as Ukraine's national legislation, regulations and procedures developed by the Ukrainian Central Election Committee," GUAM monitors said in a statement read by GUAM Secretary General Valery Chechelashvili at a news conference in Kyiv .
This is what Petro Poroshenko said."When there is a parliamentary crisis, the only way out of this crisis is elections. We have already demonstrated it in the presidential elections, and I am confident that parliamentary elections should be held this year," he told a briefing in his headquarters on May 25.
Front runner in the early presidential election in Ukraine Petro Poroshenko is leading with 53.72% of votes after 60.15% of electronic voting reports have been processed, the Central Election Commission (CEC) said on May 25 morning.
Petro Poroshenko said that a joint statement had been made during his recent visit to Moscow that "basic agreements on the Black Sea Fleet will remain unchanged and will be implemented in full, and this issue doesn't need further discussions." He told this to the ICTV channel.