With European Union destinations still off-limits for Ukrainian tourists, the country’s own Black Sea and Azov Sea resorts are experiencing an early summer boom as Ukrainians seek out holiday options closer to home
|6 July||Breaking news|
Thus, Russians will try to let water from the Dnipro flow into the North Crimean Canal
|2 July||Breaking news|
The governor of Ukraine's central bank, Yakiv Smoliy, says he is resigning because of “systematic political pressure that denied fulfillment” of his duties
Gains and losses from the institution of a free trade zone between Ukraine and the EU
|22 June||Breaking news|
“My absolutely clear answer: no, never,” Petro Poroshenko told CNN.
|19 June||Breaking news|
Critics of the Ukrainian government accuse it of capitulating to blackmail from neighbouring Hungary
Turning threats into opportunities
|7 June||Breaking news|
Tehran says it will transfer boxes of Flight 752 abroad but insists investigation is nearly complete
|4 June||Breaking news|
The Ukrainian government will relaunch passenger air travel and allow indoor restaurants to reopen after over two months of lockdown intended to prevent the spread of COVID-19, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal announced on June 3
Putin has forced Ukrainians to make a choice. Will they finally take a stand?
|29 May||Breaking news|
As Ukraine progresses through its five phases of relaxing national quarantine measures, the country’s next step will be to address the economic disruption caused by the coronavirus crisis
|27 May||Breaking news|
Ukraine has also recalled Russia must implement its obligations under the Minsk Agreements
|22 May||Breaking news|
Ukraine's memorandum in the case of the seizure of Ukrainian sailors and ships in the Black Sea in November 2018 has been signed and will be submitted to the International Tribunal for the Law of the Sea (ITLOS) on Friday, May 22
|17 May||Breaking news|
While EU countries negotiate with Ukraine about special flights for seasonal workers, some people are coming to the bloc on their own, despite coronavirus restrictions. But they face many obstacles on the way
Kristina Kvien: “The largest impediment to economic transformation is the continued need for further judicial reform”
The Ukrainian Week talked with Kristina Kvien, US Chargé d’Affaires, a.i., in Ukraine about the prospects of US-Ukraine relations, in particular in the energy and defense spheres
|14 May||Breaking news|
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) is expecting the gross domestic product of Ukraine to fall by 4.5% in 2020
|12 May||Breaking news|
Ambassador of Ukraine to Germany Andriy Melnyk has said
|5 May||Breaking news|
COVID-19 pandemic could not stop the Ukrainian Film Academy from presenting its Zolota Dzyga awards for achievement in the development of Ukrainian cinema
What is the tragedy of Babyn Yar today
The last electoral cycle in Ukraine ended with the total defeat of traditional politicians and parties at the national level
|24 April||Breaking news|
The Ministry of Health is endangering doctors by blocking procurement of protective suits under the guise of following regulations, some officials are saying
How and under whose influence the Muslim diasporas live in our country
Stanislav Aseyev, journalist and contributor to The Ukrainian Week, spent two years as hostage to the “DNR” militants. In his interview, he shares why he decided to stay in the occupied part of the Donbas, how he ended up in the “basement” and how he started writing a book in jail
Despite many official pronouncements, industry in the liberated Donbas is in its death throes
|15 April||Breaking news|
There is no more "open fire" but some grass and brush is still smoldering, said the State Emergency Service of Ukraine
The temporary dip in the price of natural gas on the European market is not a reason for Ukraine to stop expanding domestic extraction
|13 April||Breaking news|
Some 180 servicemen are being kept in isolation
|11 April||Breaking news|
The ex-lawmaker is a business partner of Erik Prince
Someone is trying to turn language into an issue yet again. What are they doing and why?
What kinds of problems does the low pace of consumer inflation suggest?
|7 April||Breaking news|
Russian-Ukrainian relations, increasingly tense since the 1991 collapse of the Soviet Union, plummeted to a new low after Russia’s forcible absorption of the Crimean Peninsula in March 2014 and subsequent invasion of Donbas
|5 April||Breaking news|
(Ukrainian Interior Minister Arsen Avakov pictured in Kyiv on April 4, 2020)
How many Ukrainians believe in God
|4 April||Breaking news|
To help unblock the supply of imported substances for production of medicines at domestic pharmaceutical plants
What crimes Russia has committed during the occupation of Crimea and is still committing on the peninsula
|2 April||Breaking news|
Coronavirus cases are expected to peak over Easter
|30 March||Breaking news|
It's a rise from the 311 cases reported early on March 28
|26 March||Breaking news|
The agency has said this in a statement
President Zelenskiy’s plans to attract migrants back and establish ties with the diaspora are missing the point
During the Third Lviv Security Forum, The Ukrainian Week met with Lawrence Fridman, Emeritus Professor of War Studies at King’s College London to discuss issues of modern conflicts, global superpowers and strategy for Ukraine
What is Ukraine’s place in the rhetoric of Russian media and how to decipher their hidden messages?
|18 March||Breaking news|
Organizers of a street protest in Kyiv say resisting Russian influence is more important than honoring a ban on mass gatherings
Marek Zagórski: «Digitalisation solutions should not be implemented to make people’s lives harder – they need to provide tangible benefits»
During the XIII Europe – Ukraine Forum, The Ukrainian Week met with Marek Zagórski, Minister of Digital Affairs (Poland), and discussed Warsaw’s approaches to the implementation of modern electronic services, the economic benefits and risks of digitalisation
How might the president interpret bad news better?
|15 March||Breaking news|
Among other measures, the draft bans mass events with more than 200 participants
Something’s cutting down the profits of Ukrainian banks. What risks does the banking system face today?
Western media often repeats propaganda from Russia. Why is this?
What’s the expensive hryvnia doing to Ukraine’s macroeconomic situation?
|10 March||Breaking news|
Ukraine has so far been spared from a major coronavirus outbreak. The country’s economy, however, is far less quarantined from the disease’s global impact
What threatening consequences for the country may the new course in energy policy have?
What are the threats facing Ukraine’s economy in 2020?
The self-proclaimed republics in occupied Donbas are changing their rhetoric about returning to Ukraine and are more actively imposing the attributes of a statelet...
|6 March||Breaking news|
A 27-year-old Ukrainian chess champion and his girlfriend, 18, have been found dead in their Moscow flat, apparently poisoned by laughing gas
The strategic winners and losers at Normandy
Are public talks and lecturing becoming a regular way to spend free time in Ukraine?
What kind of image has Volodymyr Zelenskiy created for himself abroad?
Ukraine enters a new decade with a new identity among its museums and art centers
|2 March||Breaking news|
An employee of the Ukrainian State Justice Administration has been charged with mining cryptocurrency at work, in the latest example of a government staffer exploiting public resources for personal gain
More and more signals are indicating that, after four years of renewed growth, Ukraine could be facing an economic downturn in 2020
How culture is being absorbed by the internet and what comes after
Who’s to party in 2020 – the Euro-Atlantic community, Ukraine and Georgia, or Russia?
|27 February||Breaking news|
A man set himself ablaze in Ukraine Wednesday in a shocking caught-on-camera moment outside the nation’s president’s office
A look at the housing situation in Ukraine, what ordinary Ukrainians are looking for, and how the government might help them out
What will the Ukrainian economy depend on in 2020?
|24 February||Breaking news|
Eight Ukrainian startups, which were selected by the Ukrainian Startup Fund during a competition, received around Hr 9 billion as seed and pre-seed grants from the state
|22 February||Breaking news|
Ukrainian riot police prepare to push back protesters, who planned to stop buses carrying passengers evacuated from the Chinese city of Wuhan, outside Novi Sarzhany, Ukraine
Volodymyr Zelenskiy is a surprising reflection of Ukrainian society
|20 February||Breaking news|
John Rood, the Pentagon's top policy official, is the latest to be purged following Trump's acquittal in the Senate
In 2020, for the first time in history, Kyiv will host the spring session of the NATO Parliamentary Assembly
|18 February||Breaking news|
The Ukrainian Foreign Ministry summoned the Russian chargé d’affaires ad interim in Kyiv on Monday and expressed protest over the detention of four Ukrainian fishermen
Surviving at the helm of Russia while making its international crimes legal
New Year in occupied Donbas
In what way do Zelenskiy’s initiatives regarding decentralization, referenda and dual citizenship threaten the integrity of the Ukrainian state?
|13 February||Breaking news|
Ukrainian Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk has said that Ukraine and the European Union (EU) have signed an agreement on assistance worth EUR 25 million in the sphere of digitalization
During the 3rd Lviv Security Forum The Ukrainian Week met with Kari Liuhto, professor and director of the Pan-European Institute at Turku School of Economics at the University of Turku (Finland) to discuss Russian economic war against Europe, toxic investments and nature of Russian oligarchs
The new administration failed, after all, to make good on a single serious reform. The seemingly minor postponement could suggest a systemic crisis of decision-making
|11 February||Breaking news|
The report doesn't show stats on financial support the government has provided to the affected citizens
Why high-ranking foreign officials’ visits to Kyiv don’t contribute to the strengthening of Ukrainian diplomacy
|9 February||Breaking news|
A White House decision to remove two top officials who played key roles as witnesses in the Ukraine scandal prompted confusion in Washington and Kyiv on Friday over the future of US foreign policy toward the embattled US ally at the heart of President Donald Trump's impeachment
|6 February||Breaking news|
The decision was made in order to fulfill an order issued by Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskiy
What kind of military-industrial complex could become the driver of economic and technological growth in Ukraine
|4 February||Breaking news|
Reflecting President Volodymyr Zelensky’s claim that Ukraine is “the most attractive startup in the world,” the government embarked on a new $18 million funding program for Ukrainian tech entrepreneurs
Reut Shapir Ben-Naftaly: "With the inclusion of women, the Israeli Defense Forces utilizes the highest potential of the Israeli society as a whole"
Head of the political department of the Israeli Embassy in Ukraine on the role of women in the military and the feasibility of involving military veterans in government work
|2 February||Breaking news|
US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is the highest-ranking US official to travel to Ukraine since the impeachment began
What Ukrainian healthcare should do in 2020
2020 local elections will be more of a challenge for the Servant of the People party than the parliamentary campaign
|31 January||Breaking news|
"This has been a very intense month" for Ukraine, one expert in the country said
|29 January||Breaking news|
As Zelensky mentions pact that carved up Poland and started World War II, Putin’s spokesperson claims that is ‘erroneous and offensive’
The red lines that keep haunting Volodymyr Zelenskiy have managed to find their way into the bill on decentralization, too
Today of Kryvyi Rih
|26 January||Breaking news|
Pilots received minor injuries
What poorer Ukrainians think of subsidies, the rich, and themselves
How the current political environment may affect the work of the Ukrainian Institute of National Memory
|24 January||Breaking news|
The population of Ukraine as at December 1, 2019, was 37,289,400.
What future for the EU after Brexit?
Ukrainians are not yet disappointed with the choice of the president and MPs. But some of the government’s actions no longer excite the majority
|19 January||Breaking news|
Iranian official said 'expertise of France, Canada and America' will be used to read flight data in Kyiv
On honest and false leaders
|17 January||Breaking news|
Uncertainty surrounds PM after audio suggesting he criticised president’s understanding of economy
During the 3rd Lviv Security Forum, the director of German Marshall Fund's office in Ankara discussed the current state of relations between Turkey, USA, and Russia and perspectives of Ukraine-Turkey dialogue