Ukraine expects to borrow US$88.7 mln for fight against COVID-19Talks between the World Bank and the Ukrainian government began in December 2020.
12:50, 21 January 2021
MP Radutsky: COVID-19 vaccination in Ukraine to start after Feb 7Ukraine must vaccinate at least 20 million people.
15:15, 20 January 2021
Health Minister: Ukraine doesn't use Russian COVID-19 PCR test kitsMost of the supplies are bought from Ukrainian producers.
12:55, 19 January 2021
COVID-19 vaccination in Ukraine to start in mid-February – Health ministerAt the first stage, 367,000 Ukrainians are to be vaccinated.
09:55, 18 January 2021
Financial sector getting through global crisis with significant safety margin – NBU headUkraine entered the coronacrisis in a much better condition than it had during the 2008 global financial crisis.
14:00, 15 January 2021
Culture Minister elaborates on how culture, tourism sectors work during tougher curbsMass entertainment events are banned.
22:26, 09 January 2021
Minister Stepanov says it's tough quarantine rather than lockdown in UkraineThe norms were developed taking into account the opinion of leading Ukrainian epidemiologists and infectious disease specialists, as well as relying on international experience.
21:57, 09 January 2021
Health Ministry forecasts spike in COVID-19 cases "as early as this week"He explained the timing of the new quarantine-related curbs.
21:30, 09 January 2021
Kyiv mayor reports 344 new COVID-19 cases, 15 deaths as of Jan 9The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the city is 116,813.
13:32, 09 January 2021
Ukraine sees drop in number of new COVID-19 cases in past 24 hoursThe highest number of new cases was registered in Dnipropetrovsk region.
10:00, 09 January 2021
PM Shmyhal indeed asks EC to help Ukraine with COVID-19 vaccineRespective reports were confirmed by the official's press secretary.
17:59, 08 January 2021
Thirteen EU countries call on EC to provide access to COVID-19 vaccines for EaP countriesThe document was signed by the said countries' foreign ministers.
20:59, 06 January 2021
World Bank expects Ukrainian economy to grow by 3% in 2021A moderate recovery is expected in 2021, the outlook says.
10:15, 06 January 2021
Ukraine to create register of vaccinated against COVID-19An expert has given details about how the register will function.
23:59, 05 January 2021
Lockdown in Ukraine on Jan 8-24: RegulationsThe new rules will be in effect throughout the country.
20:59, 04 January 2021
Incidence of COVID-19 cases in Ukraine exceeds norm by over eight timesAs of December 31, some 36.3% of beds allocated for coronavirus patients were occupied.
15:28, 31 December 2020
COVID-19 vaccines bought by government will be free for all UkrainiansThe first batch with 8 million doses of a vaccine is expected to be shipped to Ukraine under the COVAX Facility in March 2021.
13:25, 31 December 2020
Health ministry to sign new contracts for supply of COVID-19 vaccineThey are expected to be signed in the coming weeks.
12:55, 31 December 2020
Ukraine's government not to give up January lockdown plansAn increase in new cases is expected after New Year's Day celebrations.
11:55, 28 December 2020
Scientist says first COVID-19 wave likely to be over in UkraineHe says the fact that Ukraine registers fewer cases is not due to a decrease in testing.
10:50, 28 December 2020