New culture minister Tkachenko speaks of ways to counter Russian propaganda Strategies that are being worked out will cover culture and heritage, as well as institutional changes through launching agencies, including on religion and nationalities' affairs.
21:30, 02 July 2020
Rada passes legislation to support culture, creative industries, tourism The said sectors are among those that suffered the most from the coronavirus lockdown.
19:50, 16 June 2020
Ukraine's new culture minister vows to sell stake in Odesa Film Studio The statement came at a parliament meeting before deputies endorsed his nomination on June 4.
18:00, 04 June 2020
Ukraine's Rada votes for new culture minister's appointment Tkachenko's nomination was backed by the Servant of the People faction at a meeting on June 1.
12:13, 04 June 2020
MP Oleksandr Tkachenko tapped for culture minister in Ukraine The legislator has outlined the first steps he is set to take once he takes office.
22:20, 01 June 2020
No casualties reported as fire breaks out in Culture Ministry building in Kyiv The fire broke out in the basement of the building.
14:11, 27 January 2020
Ukrainian minister explains criminal liability mechanism for disinformation Borodyanskiy says criminal liability comes if there are three such cases within a year.
11:39, 24 January 2020
Ukrainian Ministry of Culture says Supreme Court never allowed "Moscow Patriarchate" to retain title The ministry believes that the court did not pass a ruling allowing to reverse the renaming process.
21:20, 18 December 2019
Kyiv to apply for Ukraine's Great Cultural Capital status The move will enable the city to seek the European Capital of Culture status in future.
10:59, 16 December 2019
President's Office confirms plans to merge several ministries into one, to be headed by media holding's top manager The President’s Office deputy chief says the set of functions of the ministries will not be cut as a result of the merger.
10:40, 16 August 2019
Georgia Today: 5th Ukrainian Film Festival "Ukraine in Focus" starting in Tbilisi on May 2 Modern Ukrainian movies will be shown in Amirani Cinema (M. Kostava Street No 36/1) during May 2-5 in original language accompanied with English and Georgian subtitles.
19:45, 29 April 2019
RFE/RL: U.S. authorities move to seize painting stolen by Nazis from Kyiv museum In recent years, U.S. officials have stepped up efforts to locate art seized from Ukraine by Nazi forces and return it to Ukraine.
21:45, 22 March 2019
Kyiv not Kiev: Ukraine envoy praises switch by Bucharest Airport Ukrainian authorities have been pushing for the correct spelling of the capital city by air carriers and airport operators across the world.
11:30, 21 March 2019
Russia and Ukraine locked in legal dispute over ancient gold – media A final decision is expected in mid-June.
12:57, 17 March 2019
Ukraine's "blacklist", explained The Ministry of Culture also has a "whitelist" of foreign public figures.
12:00, 14 March 2019
PM Groysman: Ukrainian language becomes integral part of country's modern cultural content The prime minister congratulated Ukrainians on International Mother Language Day.
14:40, 21 February 2019
Kyiv-Pechersk Lavra inventory reveals several Orthodox icons disappear – Minister Criminal proceedings were opened after inventory reconciliation.
09:00, 09 January 2019
Almost 70% of polled Ukrainians proud of their citizenship Places of interest are a subject of pride for residents in the cities of Zaporizhia and Kyiv.
04:15, 27 December 2018
U.S. moves to return painting, stolen during WWII, to Ukrainian museum – media The FBI seized the painting.
12:51, 23 December 2018