Entrepreneurs to be fined for customers without face masks in public placesThe fines will amount up to US$184.
13:35, 17 December 2020
About 90% of Ukrainians wear face masks amid COVID-19 epidemicThe police are now conducting the awareness campaign.
22:46, 23 November 2020
Interior Ministry explains how to avoid fines for not wearing masksAll it takes is to take the warning into account.
14:50, 23 November 2020
Zelensky enacts law on fines for not wearing face masks in public placesCitizens without face masks will have to pay a fine worth from UAH 170 (US$6) to UAH 250 (US$9).
14:50, 19 November 2020
Poll: 75% of Ukrainians support fines for not wearing face masksAt the same time, 24% of respondents oppose the introduction of fines.
14:00, 19 November 2020
Ukraine's parliament introduces fines for not wearing face masks in public placesThe size of the fine is set from US$6 to US$9 at the current forex rate.
12:59, 06 November 2020
Zelensky says Ukraine may lift ban on exports of face masksThe restrictive measure was introduced on March 12.
21:58, 08 July 2020
Ukraine's justice ministry elaborates on size of fines for not wearing masksFines for legal entities will be increased.
13:50, 02 July 2020
Ukrainians to be fined for not wearing masks – draft lawThe sums for individuals will be low, while legal entities will pay up to US$200.
15:40, 01 July 2020
MP Ariev says Ukraine sells over 500 tonnes of face masks abroad right before quarantineEighteen tonnes of this medical gear was sold to Russia at "a very low price" - 25 cents per mask.
10:00, 27 June 2020
Ukraine may step up liability for not wearing face masks amid COVID-19The prime minister says it is very important to abide by the quarantine-related rules.
16:40, 16 June 2020
Another plane with medical goods for Ukrainian doctors arrived from China (Photo)The goods have been purchased by the President's Office at the expense of charity funds.
17:55, 30 April 2020
PM Shmyhal: Ukrainians will have to wear face masks for at least two yearsHe says a color-coded quarantine level advisory system needs to be introduced.
10:58, 22 April 2020
Zelensky, Erdogan discuss supplies of protective gear to UkraineThe Turkish president also assured the problems faced by Ukrainian road haulage companies on the Turkish-Bulgarian border over the ban on entry to Turkey would be settled.
23:45, 01 April 2020
New batch of PRC tests, protective gear from China delivered by plane to UkraineMedical masks will be sent to pharmacies to meet local households' demand.
23:45, 31 March 2020
Plane with second batch of masks, protective suits arrives in Ukraine from ChinaThe supplies will be dispatched to the regions.
15:50, 29 March 2020
Reuters: Ukrainian man in wetsuit arrested after smuggling surgical masks into RomaniaUkraine has forbidden the export of medical masks to bolster domestic supplies.
17:59, 19 March 2020
Ukraine was ready to sell 2 mln medical face masks to Slovakia, but order was cut off – Slovakian PMHe noted that Slovakia had booked 2 million masks from Ukraine and that the requirement was payment in cash.
15:40, 16 March 2020