Russia forbids money transfers to Ukraine through international payment systems
State Duma adopted the law in the third reading that limits money transfers from Russian Federation to foreign countries using international payment systems, reports Interfax.
President: Populism and activity of politicians guided by the principle “the worse, the better”, is the same threat to Ukraine as the Russian aggression
President Petro Poroshenko emphasizes that the state created preconditions for economic development and beginning of restoration and improvement of the living standards. However, such path of state development is not satisfactory for some people both outside and inside Ukraine. A significant part of the Ukrainian political community is still guided by the principle “the worse, the better”, as stated by the President.
Forbes' annual world's billionaires issue lists six Ukrainians
Rinat Akhmetov is ranked first among six other Ukrainians in the Forbes' annual world's billionaires issue , according to the magazine’s newest ranking, released Monday.
Donbas blockade’s influence on Ukraine’s currency to be minor, - NBU
The temporary ban on cargo transportation across the delimitation line in Donbas has a limited influence on Ukrainian currency, hryvnia, according to the National Bank of Ukraine. This was stated in the message on NBU official site.
President: We can move from the tactics of survival to the common state strategy of development of Ukraine
President Petro Poroshenko is confident that Ukraine demonstrates a positive development in all directions of reforms: increase of minimum salary and its influence on business and budget, restoration of bank crediting, decentralization, development of road infrastructure, healthcare reform and changes in secondary education.
President: Tax police must be eliminated
President Petro Poroshenko stands for elimination of the tax police and establishment of the Financial Investigation Service as a new, intellectual and analytical body. It was stated by him at the fifth session of the Regional Development Council.
All Ukrainian banks owned by Russia put up for sale
During a broadcast on the Inter TV channel, Acting Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Kateryna Rozhkova reported that all the banks with state-owned Russian capital in Ukraine have been put up for sale.
SBU reports on Russia's new tactics to split Ukraine
Russia is trying to use ethnic groups living in Ukraine to promote national autonomies, head of the SBU Security Service of Ukraine Vasyl Hrytsak said at a security conference in Kyiv March 17, according to an UNIAN correspondent
President: Only united we are invincible
Modern Ukraine, politicians must remember not only lessons of our history, but also make conclusions to prevent the repeat of mistakes, as stated by the President.
President: Ukraine has two wings like a plane - democracy and order
According to Petro Poroshenko, the most important thing for Ukraine today is to comply with democracy and order. The Head of State reminded that yesterday during the incident with the so-called blockade some “state-mongers” tried to take away weapons, beat police officers and humiliate them with swearing.
European Parliament confirms EU never recognizes attempt to annex Crimea by Russia
The Foreign Ministry of Ukraine welcomes the adoption of the resolution the Ukrainian prisoners in Russia and the situation in Crimea by the European Parliament on March 16.
NBU simplifies foreign currency purchases for businesses
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has allowed business entities to purchase foreign currency at the expense of credits received in hryvnia under state guarantees in the framework of programs to enhance the country's security and defense capabilities, according to NBU Resolution No. 22, coming into force March 16.