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
Ukraine's parliament speaker sees no grounds for cancelling local elections Some budget funds have already been allocated for holding the vote.
10:57, 02 July 2020
Ukraine's parliament should announce local elections no later than 90 days prior to vote – Razumkov The speaker stressed this issue should be considered as a priority at the next plenary week.
13:15, 30 June 2020
Parliament speaker sees no grounds for rescheduling local elections in Ukraine He says he hopes it will happen this autumn.
10:00, 24 June 2020
Ukraine's Rada to consider national referendum bill on June 18 – Razumkov Nominations are expected to be discussed as well.
16:40, 15 June 2020
Ukraine's PM submits new nominations to Cabinet posts – Razumkov Lawmakers may endorse the candidates at a parliamentary meeting on Thursday.
16:15, 03 June 2020
Parl't speaker: Protection of children's rights, life, health among state priorities He says the main task is to make the world safe for children.
16:15, 01 June 2020
Ukrainian parliament speaker declares almost US$50,000 in 2019 income The document is available in the state register of assets declarations by persons authorized to perform state functions or local government.
14:10, 01 June 2020
Return of Crimea 'difficult and slow process,' says Ukraine's parliament speaker – media Razumkov said Kyiv would not abandon efforts to return Crimea to Ukrainian control, nor efforts to regain control of terrorist-controlled areas of Luhansk and Donetsk regions, also known as Donbas.
22:40, 16 May 2020
Parl't speaker says doesn't support lustration The law on lustration entered into force on October 16, 2014.
10:20, 29 April 2020
Ukraine's parliament to gather for special meeting late this week No motions to vote on Cabinet nominees have been registered in parliament yet.
17:29, 26 April 2020
Parliament speaker comments on plan to beat vote-delaying tactic of tabling excessive amendments to bills A special procedure will be envisaged for such cases if deputies approve changes to regulation.
10:20, 14 April 2020
Number of COVID-19 cases among Ukraine's MPs not increased, Rada chair says Some legislators have already recovered.
11:20, 13 April 2020
Parliament speaker comments on progress of legislative changes required by IMF Some 16,000 amendments have been submitted to the bill on banking regulation, an absolute record for Ukraine.
20:00, 10 April 2020
Coronavirus update: Ukraine to suspend all air travel March 17 Citizens will not be allowed to leave country.
20:25, 13 March 2020
Ukraine's parliament to consider amendments to language law – Razumkov 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
"Anything is possible": Parl't Speaker Razumkov on reports on Presidential Office chief Bohdan's alleged stepdown Presidential Office staff this afternoon were allegedly clearing the office where Bohdan used to receive visitors.
22:45, 10 February 2020
Ukraine's parliament speaker says all laws exist to hold elections in Donbas According to Razumkov, the Minsk agreements did not specify the law for holding elections, but only indicated they should be held under Ukrainian law.
17:22, 08 February 2020
Parliament speaker's security change rules for visitors in wake of PM audio leak No smartphones are allowed from now on.
10:40, 07 February 2020