Public employees will study Ukrainian for almost a month, two lessons a week, after which they will receive certificates.
14:00, 03 March 2021
Danilov has recalled that for Ukraine, the Russian Federation is an aggressor power.
16:05, 26 January 2021
The largest number of complaints were sent from the capital city of Kyiv and Kyiv region.
18:00, 23 January 2021
The Russians allege Ukraine has been conducting a "targeted aggressive campaign" against the Russian language.
11:05, 21 January 2021
The minister has underlined, refuting Russian propaganda claims, that in no way does the new law mandate the Ukrainian language in private communication.
14:50, 17 January 2021
Some categories will still be exempt from passing exams.
17:20, 03 January 2021
The bill on the rights of national minorities will be submitted to the Verkhovna Rada for consideration this fall.
11:05, 05 August 2020
Clashes with police reported in Kyiv as lawmakers plan to consider change to language law (Photos, video)Activists have been rallying for a second day in a row.
17:58, 17 July 2020
They see attempts to cancel the law as part of Russian propaganda.
23:29, 09 July 2020
The May 29 trip to Budapest is Kuleba's first non-virtual visit as foreign minister since the introduction of restrictive measures to slow down the coronavirus pandemic.
16:05, 30 May 2020
The law on ensuring the functioning of the Ukrainian language as the state language entered into force on July 16.
23:06, 10 March 2020
Ukrainian Minister of Education and Science Hanna Novosad was asked to take them into consideration.
14:00, 07 February 2020
At the same time, organizations of foreign broadcasting, those airing programs in one or several official EU languages along with the state language may also advertise in EU languages.
22:30, 13 January 2020
The relevant Parliament committee decided to return to considering the conclusions of the Venice Commission on language law once they receive the opinion of the Constitutional Court.
10:15, 24 December 2019
Fines for not using Ukrainian in official communication to be introduced in two-three years – language ombudspersonMonakhova reiterated the law does not regulate the use of the Ukrainian language in the private sphere.
16:00, 12 December 2019
Arakhamia says the issue will be discussed at the Servant of the People faction's meeting.
15:00, 12 December 2019
On December 6, the Venice Commission said State Language Law of Ukraine failed to strike balance between strengthening Ukrainian and safeguarding minorities' linguistic rights.
16:40, 10 December 2019
The Conclusion includes a wide range of recommendations for amending the legislation and notes its certain points that the Commission believes contradict the country's international obligations.
21:00, 06 December 2019
The row over the language law continues.
23:15, 04 December 2019