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UKRAINE

1,182,969

Total Cases

21,662

Total Deaths

928,969

Total Recovered

232,338

Total Active Cases

+163

New Deaths

+5,348

New Cases


via kyivpost01/21/2021

Ukraine records 5583 new COVID-19 cases per day, 13981 people recovered | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

As of Jan. 21 morning, some 5,583 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) disease were recorded in Ukraine, some 13,981 people recovered, some 241 patients died, Health Minister of Ukraine Maksym Stepanov said. “Some 5,583 new cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) disease were recorded in Ukraine as of January 21, 2021. In particular, 173 children and 229 […]

via hellenicshippingnews01/20/2021

Traders oppose call to limit corn exports from Ukraine - Hellenic Shipping News Worldwide

Ukrainian grain traders said they saw no grounds to restrict corn exports for the 2020/21 season, a move requested by animal feed and meat producers to avoid higher feed prices. Ukraine’s economy ministry and agricultural unions will decide on Jan. 25 whether to limit corn exports for the 2020/21 marketing season to 22 million tonnes. ...

via kyivpost01/20/2021

12 rioters sentenced after trying to block Ukrainian evacuees from Wuhan | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

A Poltava court sentenced a dozen protesters nearly a year after they clashed with police and tried to stop Ukrainian evacuees from China from entering the town of Novi Sanzhary, the National Police reported on Jan. 19.  Five of the protesters received a year’s probation and a five year suspended prison sentence. If they violate their […]

via kyivpost01/20/2021

Korynevych announces facts of forced vaccination of residents of occupied Crimea | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

Permanent representative of the President of Ukraine in the Autonomous Republic of Crimea Anton Korynevych announced the facts of forced vaccination against coronavirus (COVID-19) of citizens living on the peninsula occupied be Russia. “We still have the facts of actually forced vaccination of our citizens, it is not known what vaccine and what quality,” Korynevych […]


via kyivpost01/20/2021

UkrInform: Ukraine plans to introduce greenhouse gas emissions trading scheme | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

In order to reduce greenhouse gas emissions and reach carbon neutrality, Ukraine continues to develop mechanisms to introduce carbon taxes and launch targeted use of the funds raised starting from 2025. Read more here. Found a spelling error? Let us know – highlight it and press Ctrl + Enter.

via news.yahoo01/19/2021

Head of Ukraine Constitutional Court notified he considered a suspect in witness tampering case - Yahoo News

Ukrainian investigators formally notified the head of Ukraine's constitutional court that he is a suspect in a witness tampering case, the state investigation bureau said on Tuesday. Ukrainian prosecutors said in December they were investigating Oleksandr Tupytskyi in connection with the suspected bribery of a witness that had taken place in 2018.

via menafn01/20/2021

Ukraine- Kyiv confirms 606 new COVID-19 cases - MENAFN.COM

Kyiv city has recorded 606 new coronavirus cases in the past day, bringing the total number to 124,240, according to Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko.

Some 606 new coronavirus patients were registered in Kyiv over the past day. Sixteen people died. In total, 2,227 coronavirus deaths have been confirmed in the capital since the start of the pandemic, the may

via kyivpost01/20/2021

UNIAN: Ukraine's tourism sees over $2 billion in losses over coronavirus pandemic | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

Chair of the Government Agency for Tourism Development Maryana Oleskiv says Ukraine’s tourism industry in 2020 saw about Hr 60 billion, or $2.1 billion, in losses due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here. Found a spelling error? Let us know – highlight it and press Ctrl + Enter.


via kyivpost01/20/2021

UNIAN: EU eyes scheme to share surplus COVID-19 vaccines with poorer nations | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

The European Union wants to set up a mechanism that would allow the sharing of surplus COVID-19 vaccines with poorer neighbouring states and Africa, the EU health chief said on Jan. 20 – a move that may undercut a WHO-led global scheme. Read more here. Found a spelling error? Let us know – highlight it […]

via kyivpost01/20/2021

Court cancels NBU decision on refusal of Reznikov to be head of Oschadbank's supervisory board | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

On Dec. 24, the Administrative Court of Cassation of the Supreme Court upheld the court decisions of the first and appeal instances, declared illegal and canceled the decision of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) on refusal of Oleksiy Reznikov to be approved as head of the Oschadbank’s supervisory board, the Finclub newspaper said on […]

via kyivpost01/20/2021

UkrInform: Over half of Ukrainians not ready to get vaccinated against COVID-19 | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

If the coronavirus vaccine is available in pharmacies, 39% of Ukrainians are ready to get vaccinated against COVID-19 and 56% are not ready to do so, according to a survey conducted by the Rating sociological group on Jan. 14-16. Read more here. Found a spelling error? Let us know – highlight it and press Ctrl […]

via kyivpost01/19/2021

The Guardian: Kremlin says Putin is not scared of Navalny | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

Vladimir Putin is not scared of Alexei Navalny, a Kremlin spokesman has said, but Moscow authorities still appear likely to block Saturday’s planned protests in support of the jailed opposition leader. Read more here. Found a spelling error? Let us know – highlight it and press Ctrl + Enter.

via agriculture01/19/2021

UPDATE 2-Traders oppose call to limit corn exports from Ukraine - Successful Farming

(Adds traders union comments)By Pavel PolityukKYIV, Jan 19 (Reuters) - Ukrainian grain traders said on Tuesday they saw no grounds to restrict corn exports for the 2020/21 season, a move requested by animal feed and meat producers to avoid higher feed prices.Ukraine's economy ministry and agricultural unions will decide on Jan. 25 whether to limit corn exports for the 2020/21 marketing season to 22 million tonnes.


via kyivpost01/20/2021

11 rioters sentenced after trying to block Ukrainian evacuees from Wuhan | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

A Poltava court sentenced eleven protesters nearly a year after they clashed with police and tried to stop Ukrainian evacuees from China from entering the town of Novi Sanzhary, the National Police reported on Jan. 19.  Five of the protesters received a year’s probation and a five year suspended prison sentence. If they violate their probation, […]

via kyivpost01/20/2021

Synevo launches PCR tests detecting British, South African strains of COVID-19 | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

The Synevo laboratory, part of the Swedish holding Medicover, has launched PCR tests that detect British and South African coronavirus (COVID-19) strains, including their currently known mutations. According to Synevo’s press release, new PCR tests are carried out on new generation equipment and reagents from the U.S. company Abbott. Investments in equipment for testing (two […]

via kyivpost01/20/2021

More than half of Ukrainians are not ready to be vaccinated against coronavirus | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

It doesn’t matter if it’s free. A recent poll found that most Ukrainians do not want to get vaccinated. A survey of 1,600 people of ages 18 and up, conducted by the sociological group Rating, found that just 39% of Ukrainians are ready to be vaccinated against coronavirus if the vaccine is available for sale […]

via kyivpost01/20/2021

Luke Harding: Russia - the spectre that loomed over Trump's presidency | KyivPost - Ukraine's Global Voice - Kyiv Post

When historians look back at Donald Trump’s presidency they are likely to pick out two defining themes. One is the coronavirus pandemic. It dominated his last year in office, and saw the president become the virus’s most celebrated victim cum White House super-spreader. Read more here. Found a spelling error? Let us know – highlight […]

via ukrinform.net01/19/2021

Number of OSCE monitors in Ukraine decreased due to COVID-19 - Linde - Ukrinform. Ukraine and world news

The number of observers from the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission to Ukraine has decreased due to the COVID-19 pandemic, but more surveillance cameras have been installed, according to OSCE Chairperson-in-Office, Minister for Foreign Affairs of Sweden Ann Linde. — Ukrinform.