Reservations remain to draft law on media – Parl't head The draft law on mass media must preserve freedom of speech, one of Ukraine's great achievements, he believes.
16:40, 24 July 2020
Rada committee endorses finalized bill on media Committee chairman has assured that the bill does not limit the rights of journalists or editorial staff.
21:10, 01 July 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
Bill on increased royalties on iron ore production to undermine Ukraine's economy – MP Nikolaienko Now this bill is too far from what the state and the economy need, the Ukrainian MP said.
17:30, 08 October 2019
Ukraine's Cabinet liquidates Directorate for Combating Economic Crimes This is the first symbolic step to demonstrate there will be no pressure on businesses.
10:23, 03 September 2019
Kremlin mulling easier rules for granting temporary residence to Ukrainians in Russia The provisions of the law will apply to citizens of Ukraine and stateless persons permanently residing in Ukraine.
14:31, 07 May 2019
Poroshenko calls adopted draft law on Ukrainian language historic decision Poroshenko says the Ukrainian language is a symbol of the Ukrainian people and statehood.
13:26, 25 April 2019
Draft law on Ukrainian language adopted by 278 lawmakers The law will not be applicable to private communication.
11:44, 25 April 2019
Ukraine MPs mulling new bill to cut presidential powers The real balance of power is needed, Deputy Speaker believes.
22:30, 11 April 2019
Poroshenko submits to Rada new bill on punishment for illegal enrichment The offense shall be part of corruption crimes. Investigations will be carried out by the National Anti-corruption Bureau of Ukraine.
22:30, 28 February 2019
Ukraine's Cabinet expects adoption of 2019 budget on Nov 22 The budget will soon be submitted to parliament for the second reading, the minister said.
13:47, 05 November 2018
Ukraine's parliament passes draft law on human organs donation According to the draft law, if the deceased did not express consent or disagreement as to posthumous donation during life, the consent to donor organ recovery for transplantation is requested from the spouse or a relative.
12:40, 17 May 2018
OSCE concerned about new draft law on World War II crimes in Poland <p>To enter into force, the law still needs to be enacted by the country's president.</p>
10:51, 02 February 2018
Polish Senate passes draft law banning "Bandera ideology" <p>Now the bill should be sent for signature to the President of Poland.</p>
09:46, 01 February 2018
Ukraine's Security and Defense Council endorses draft law on national security <p>The National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) of Ukraine has endorsed the draft law "On the National Security of Ukraine," which introduces civilian control over the nation's security and defense sector, according to the NSDC's press service.</p>
11:15, 18 January 2018
Ukraine's parliament tightens rules for auditing <p>The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has passed draft law No. 6016-d on audit of financial statements and auditing services, which toughens requirements for auditors, according to an UNIAN correspondent.</p>
16:35, 22 December 2017
European Energy Community criticizes Ukraine’s latest steps in privatization sphere - media <p>Ukrainian government’s plans to put PJSC Magistralni Gazoprovody Ukrainy [Trunk Gas Pipelines of Ukraine] on the list of state-owned enterprises that are not subject to privatization make it impossible to attract external investment to support and develop the country’s gas transmission system, head of the Energy Community Secretariat Janez Kopac wrote in a letter to Ukraine's Vice Prime Minister Volodymyr Kistion, Europeiska Pravda reports.</p>
15:15, 20 September 2017