At the end of March 2011, Slovakia began issuing of free national visas for Ukrainians. A bilateral intergovernmental agreement enters into force.
Ukraine is preparing to send another consignment of humanitarian aid to Japan, Foreign Ministry spokesman Oleksandr Dikusarov said at a briefing.
Young people are ready to participate actively in the political process in order to be heard by the authorities.
Ukrainians will celebrate the 66-th anniversary of Victory more modest than a year ago.
Six Ukrainians were awarded for the assistance in the flood liquidation in Poland (summer 2010), for the development of Polish-Ukrainian regional cooperation and promotion of Polish culture in Ukraine.
According to Justice Minister Oleksandr Lavrynovych, the results of the the Ukraine-EU ministerial meeting on Justice, Freedom and Security, which was held on June 16 in Kiev, the European Union is ready to provide Ukraine expertise and financial assistance for implementing the Action Plan on Visa Liberalization.
The statistics of online auction Aukro.ua, which is a part of Allegro Group Holding, shows that the things Ukrainians most often sell online are clothes and electronics, and the things they most often buy online are household articles and mobile phones.
Armed Forces of Ukraine plans to form a separate branch of service - Special Operations Forces. The Chief of General Staff, Chief of the Armed Forces of Ukraine Grygorii Pedchenko has said it during a meeting in Kyiv with Supreme Allied Commander Europe, Admiral James Stavridis.
Visa facilitation agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Kingdom of Norway and the readmission agreement between the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine and the Government of the Kingdom of Norway, signed on February 13, 2008 in Oslo, come into force on September 1.
Today, on January 19, Orthodox Christians and Greek Catholics celebrate one of the oldest Christian holidays - Epiphany.