Rada passes bill to support individual entrepreneursThe draft law is part of President Volodymyr Zelensky's package of bills to help businesses if the lockdown is toughened.
16:55, 04 December 2020
Lockdown prospects: Expert tells of possible losses for economyStrict quarantine's blow would not be too devastating, pundit predicts.
11:30, 04 December 2020
Ukraine may step up quarantine curbs in early January – mediaAt the same time, no lockdown is expected to be introduced.
12:45, 03 December 2020
COVID-19: Over 13,100 new active cases reported as of Dec 2The total number of confirmed cases has reached 758,264.
09:25, 02 December 2020
Three-week lockdown needed to flatten COVID-19 curve – Ukraine's health minister (Video)Stepanov says it is very important for Ukraine to reduce the number of new COVID-19 cases by February.
14:50, 01 December 2020
COVID-19: Over 12,400 new active cases reported as of Dec 1The total number of confirmed cases grew to 745,123
09:25, 01 December 2020
Ukrainian businesses facing more difficulties in 2020 – pollSome 57% of those surveyed said they were unsatisfied with their financial performance.
18:45, 30 November 2020
Cabinet decides on lockdown dates in Ukraine – mediaThe two-week lockdown option has been rejected, the source claims.
18:00, 30 November 2020
Ukraine's government mulling over flexible lockdown during New Year's holidaysThe probability of a complete lockdown is 90%.
17:50, 29 November 2020
Daily COVID-19 high beats record third day in row with almost 16,300 cases reported Nov 28A total of 709,701 people have been infected in Ukraine since the onset of the pandemic.
11:28, 28 November 2020
Several New Year lockdown scenarios under discussion in Ukraine – mediaA decision on a new lockdown in Ukraine could be made after November 28-29.
22:59, 27 November 2020
Lockdown on Christmas holidays possible if pace of COVID-19 spread grows – health ministryWhen asked who would be hit by the lockdown first, the minister said "the disease doesn't choose."
14:25, 25 November 2020
NBU ready "for any developments" in economy – GovernorThe biggest uncertainty is over the COVID-19 spread and epidemiological situation.
19:30, 19 November 2020
Ukraine introducing "priority shopping hours" for senior citizens"Priority hours" for the elderly are supposed to lower COVID-19 infection risks for the vulnerable groups.
09:25, 19 November 2020
Zelensky tells Cabinet to draft "comprehensive program" of support for businesses amid quarantineThe plan should include tax breaks, credit holidays for existing liabilities, and loan offers on preferential terms.
23:35, 18 November 2020
Ukraine not going yet to close borders for foreigners – FM KulebaSo far, the government is not discussing an option of closing the borders.
11:55, 18 November 2020
Lawmakers fail to repeal weekend quarantine in UkraineA mere 149 Members of Parliament voted for the resolution.
15:35, 17 November 2020
Minister Kuleba: Ukraine may close borders again in case of full lockdownHowever, he says, the question is not on the agenda now.
10:55, 16 November 2020
Entrepreneur "converts" restaurant into church, hostel – into monastery to evade quarantine bansHe shared his lifehack on Facebook.
14:25, 13 November 2020
COVID-19 load on hospitals could reach 100% in December if quarantine ignored – Health chiefThe Cabinet introduced the so-called "weekend quarantine" nationwide to last until November 30.
13:10, 13 November 2020