KYIV Ukraine said on Friday that its first round of talks with Iran about the downing of a Ukrainian airliner shortly after takeoff in Tehran in January had been constructive, and that it was determined "to bring Iran to justice".
KYIV All 13 people taken hostage on a bus in western Ukraine were freed unharmed on Tuesday after President Volodymyr Zelenskiy spoke by phone with the hostage-taker and agreed to his demand to endorse a 2005 animal rights documentary. | Video
KYIV Ukraine's new central bank governor promised on Monday to maintain the independence of the central bank and cooperation with the International Monetary Fund while continuing to cut interest rates.
KYIV/LONDON Ukraine's parliament on Thursday appointed Kyrylo Shevchenko, head of the state-run Ukrgasbank, as the new central bank governor, putting an end to two weeks of turmoil that had threatened Kyiv's access to critical funding.
KYIV Ukrainian prosecutors dropped a demand on Thursday for former President Petro Poroshenko to be taken into custody while he awaits trial in a criminal case he says is politically motivated.
KIEV Ukraine reached 10,000 coronavirus cases on Thursday as Health Minister Maksym Stepanov urged the public to be patient and not violate lockdown measures that have kept the country's death toll far lower than in much of western Europe.
KIEV, April 29 Several hundred businessmen, many
of them wearing protective face masks, called for an easing of
Ukraine's coronavirus lockdown in a protest near the government
building on Wednesday.
KIEV, April 24 Ukraine's government is
considering limiting corn exports for this season and the issue
will be discussed next week, deputy economy minister Taras
Vysotskiy told Reuters on Friday.
KIEV Ukraine, one of world's top grain exporters, is ready to ban wheat exports if sales exceed limits agreed with traders, the deputy economy minister in charge of agriculture told Reuters on Wednesday.
KIEV, April 15 Ukraine, one of world's top grain
exporters, is ready to ban wheat exports if sales exceed limits
agreed with traders, the deputy economy minister in charge of
agriculture told Reuters on Wednesday.