President predicts economic growth in Ukraine in 2016
31 марта 2015 г., 15:33:00
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that economic growth in the country will be restored in 2016.This was aired by him while speaking at Chernihiv Regional State Administration. The President also said that subsidy payments to low-income families had to be ensured by then.
Investigation into Maidan events in 2014 inefficient
31 марта 2015 г., 15:22:00
Lack of coordination among the law enforcement agencies of Ukraine has led to an insufficient investigation into the Maidan events, Head of the international advisory group of the Council of Europe on overseeing the investigation into violence during the protests in Kyiv, which lasted through November 2013 February 2014.This opinion was expressed by Nicolas Bratza, member of CoE expert group.
Trilateral contact group to hold video conference with "DPR/LPR" representatives
31 марта 2015 г., 15:15:00
On April 1, the participants of the trilateral contact group will talk to the representatives of certain areas in Donetsk and Luhansk regions via a video conference to discuss the situation in eastern Ukraine.
Stolen money to be returned to state budget
31 марта 2015 г., 15:02:00
The arrested money of former Ukrainian officials are under state controlled and reserved for a return to the state budget. As reported on March 31 at a press conference by SBU head Valentyn Nalyvaychenko, this money is directed to social programs.
Poroshenko signs decree on composition of Constitutional commission
31 марта 2015 г., 14:51:00
On March 31 Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko signed the decree on the composition of the Constitutional commission and said that he expected results as soon as possible. This was disclosed by Poroshenko while speaking at Chernihiv Regional State Administration.
U.S. Congress supports reforms in Ukraine
31 марта 2015 г., 14:35:00
Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk has met with a U.S. House of Representatives delegation headed by Chairman of the House Committee on Armed Services William Thornberry, and he thanked the U.S. Congress for supporting Ukraine in boosting the country's defense potential.
Tensions persist in ATO zone
31 марта 2015 г., 14:24:00
This is what ATO Spokesman Andriy Lysenko said at a press briefing on March 31 in Kyiv. "The situation in the east is tense but steady. The enemy has used cannons or rocket artillery for several days. But provocations by the use of small arms and mortars go on. The worst violations of the ceasefire by the militants were reported from the village of Hranitne, at Donetsk airport, and the Bakhmut highway," he said.
Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine to adopt bills on natural gas market by April 10
31 марта 2015 г., 14:09:00
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko expects the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine to adopt the bills on the natural gas market by April 10. This was voiced by Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration of Ukraine Dmitry Shymkiv.
Over 21,000 Ukrainians to be drafted in April-May 2015
31 марта 2015 г., 13:35:00
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has approved the number of Ukrainian citizens to be drafted for active military service in April-May 2015.A total of 21,126 people will be called up during this period.
NBU predicts GDP fall of 7.5% in 2015
31 марта 2015 г., 13:11:00
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has predicted that Ukraine's GDP will fall by 7.5% in 2015, with inflation being 30%, while in 2016 GDP will grow by 3% and inflation will fall to 13-14%.
Russia not to veto NATO membership for Ukraine
31 марта 2015 г., 12:41:00
Russia has no right for a veto on Ukraine's membership in NATO, NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg said.According to him, this issue should be decided by 28 NATO allied countries and the country that claims for membership.
Poroshenko signs law on volunteerism
31 марта 2015 г., 12:08:00
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed the law on developing volunteerism in Ukraine and raising the quality of volunteer help.
OSCE mission observers report of violations
31 марта 2015 г., 12:01:00
Observers of the joint international OSCE mission confirmed that the shelling from multiple launch rocket systems "Grad" of the checkpoints near Novotoshkivske in the Luhansk region, was done from the area controlled by the so-called "LPR".
Ukrainian soldiers to be rewarded
31 марта 2015 г., 11:50:00
More than UAH one million of UAH 15 million that is provided for this purpose was given to Ukrainian military as reward for destroyed or captured enemy equipment, as well as for successful military operations. .
Agriculture becomes Ukraine's export revenue locomotive
31 марта 2015 г., 10:25:00
When the industrial potential of Donetsk and Luhansk regions was destroyed in connection with aggression against Ukraine, and engineering commodities and steel exports have fallen, agriculture has become the locomotive of export revenue. Thisd is what Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said at the fourth meeting of the National Reform Council held on March 30.
Ukrainian army positions in Donbas attacked 11 times
31 марта 2015 г., 10:02:00
Militants attacked the Ukrainian army's positions in the south-east of Ukraine 11 times from 1800 to midnight on March 30, the anti-terrorist operation (ATO) press center reported on March 31morning.
Unemployment results summed up in Ukraine
31 марта 2015 г., 9:30:00
The unemployment rate for last year made 9.7 percent, or nearly 2 million people, the State Statistics Service reported.
Russian Police Special Rapid Response Unit SOBR arrives in Donetsk
30 марта 2015 г., 18:38:00
The Special Rapid Response Unit of Russian Interior Ministry arrived in Donetsk to neutralize gunmen's leaders who do not want to obey the leadership of "LPR" and "DPR", Deputy Commander of the anti-terrorist operation in the Donbas conflict zone Colonel Valentyn Fedichev told residents on Monday in his video address, the press service of Donetsk Regional State Administration reported.
Lysenko says about stabilization in conflict zone
30 марта 2015 г., 17:53:00
Over the last day, the situation in the area of the anti-terrorist operation has been tending to gradual stabilization, spokesman for the anti-terrorist operation in eastern Ukraine Andriy Lysenko said at a briefing in Kyiv on Monday, Ukrinform reported.
Yatseniuk: Putin aims to split US, EU and launch new offensive
30 марта 2015 г., 17:21:00
Today, the main objective of Russian President Vladimir Putin is to undermine the common approach of the European Union and the United States against Russia due to its aggression in Ukraine, Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatseniuk said in an interview with Associated Press, Ukrinform reported.
MPs address General Prosecutor's Office to probe Lyovochkin, Firtash's TV station deal
30 марта 2015 г., 16:28:00
MPs from Popular Front faction have submitted their request to Prosecutor General Office to probe an alleged crime committed by former Chief of Yanukovych's Presidential Administration Serhiy Lyovochkin, Member of Parliament from Popular Front faction Anton Herashchenko told reporters, Ukrinform reported.
President endorses law in support of volunteers
30 марта 2015 г., 16:12:00
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a law that will facilitate the development of the volunteer movement in Ukraine and improve the quality of volunteer help, the presidential press service on Monday reported.
One Ukrainian soldier killed in Donbas conflict zone in past 24 hours
30 марта 2015 г., 15:33:00
Over the last day one Ukrainian military has been killed, another three have been injured in the area of the anti-terrorist operation in Donbas, spokesman for the anti-terrorist operation in eastern Ukraine Andriy Lysenko said at a briefing in Kyiv on Monday, Ukrinform reported.
Kobolev: natural gas produced in Ukraine should cost $250-300
30 марта 2015 г., 15:06:00
CEO of Naftogaz Ukraine Andriy Kobolev made a statement on First National TV channel, RBC news agency reported.
US Congressmen to discuss supply of lethal weapons during their Ukraine visit
30 марта 2015 г., 12:54:00
On Monday, March 30, the delegation of US congressmen arrives in Kyiv, including Chairman of the House Committee on Armed Services William Thornberry (R-TX), and the House Majority Leader of the U.S. House of Representatives Kevin McCarthy (R-CA), Radio Liberty reported.
Over 20 Russian tanks enter Ukraine - army operation headquarters
30 марта 2015 г., 12:30:00
22 Russian tanks entered the territory of Ukraine on March 28, Deputy Commander of the anti-terrorist operation, Colonel Valentyn Fedychev said, according to the press service of the Donetsk Regional State Administration.
Passenger minivan veers off road and overturns in Poltava region, seven injured
30 марта 2015 г., 11:49:00
A passenger minivan turned on its side in Poltava region no one was killed, but there are injured passengers, public affairs department officers at Ministry of Internal Affairs of Ukraine in Poltava region reported.
Ukraine's Harlan wins Grand Prix in fencing in South Korea
30 марта 2015 г., 11:21:00
Ukrainian athlete Olha Kharlan won at the Fencing Grand Prix in Seoul, South Korea during March 28-29, the press service of the National Olympic Committee reported the news on Facebook.
Obama to decide on arms supplies to Ukraine in coming days - U.S. congresswoman
30 марта 2015 г., 10:43:00
U.S. President Barack Obama may soon decide on arms supplies to Ukraine, U.S. Congresswoman Marcy Kaptur said in an interview to Ukraine's TSN news channel.
Mogherini, Junker cancel visit to Ukraine
30 марта 2015 г., 10:32:00
President of the European Commission Jean-Claude Juncker and EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini have canceled their visit to Ukraine on March 30, Press Officer of the EU Delegation to Ukraine David Stulik announced.
Ukraine's chief prosecutor: no untouchables for me
30 марта 2015 г., 10:18:00
Everyone whose actions fall within the Criminal Code of Ukraine will be brought to justiceб Prosecutor General Viktor Shokin told Inter TV Channel.
Russia can attack Ukraine from sea - Ukraine's Navy Admiral
30 марта 2015 г., 9:46:00
Russia concentrates its fleet in the waters of the Black Sea and can attack Ukraine from the sea, Chief of Staff of Ukraine's Navy, Rear Admiral Andriy Tarasov said in his commentary to TSN.