Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko has posthumously bestowed the Order of Freedom on the Russian politician Boris Nemtsov who was killed in central Moscow on Feb. 27, the Ukrainian president's press office said.
Ukraine's president says his country has signed an agreement to cooperate with the United Arab Emirates on military and technical issues as he kicked off a visit to the Western-allied Gulf nation.
ABU DHABI - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko met high-ranking United Arab Emirates government officials on Feb. 24 to encourage more direct investment in his country and secure the purchase of weapons at an arms expo.
The Ukrainian government has approved a draft agreement on military-technological cooperation with the United Arab Emirates.
Vladimir Putin and his top apparatchiks should face international justice over the annexation of Crimea, Ukrainian leader Petro Poroshenko demanded on Feb. 23.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and the President of Slovakia Andrej Kiska had a meeting in Kyiv on Feb. 22 after a march to commemorate the protestors killed during the Maidan revolution last year, and President Poroshenko subsequently invited his counterpart to return to Ukraine later in the year.
Amid a war going badly and a flailing economy, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko will have more bad news to deal with next week when he finds his confectionary empire challenged in the courts by a British architecture firm. Despite an election campaign pledge made almost a year ago to sell Roshen, the billionaire president has hung on to the company.
After a speech made by Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on Maidan Nezalezhnosti, a son of one of the Heavenly Hundred Heroes lit up the light installation "Beams of Dignity" - an artwork that has placed spotlights on each spot where a Maidan activist died.
The British architect smiled patiently. Having spent more than 25 years doing business on the eastern side of the Iron Curtain, he had become accustomed to aggressive negotiating techniques. Even so, Philip Hudson had hoped that working with a company called Roshen would be different.
Ukraine needs to focus specifically on decentralization of its economy and regional development in order to build a successful state, says Johannes Hahn, the European Commissioner for Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko expects the European Union to make a decision on granting visa-free access to the EU to Ukrainian citizens at an Eastern Partnership summit in Riga in May, so that it could be put into practice by the end of 2015.
Tbilisi – The issue of the extradition of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili is a matter of bilateral Ukrainian-Georgian relations and the U.S. won't comment on it, U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for European and Eurasian Affairs Victoria Nuland said at a briefing in Tbilisi.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has proposed that the parliament does not extend the possibility of early retirement for women aged 55.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that the creation of the Advisory International Council of Reforms, and the appointment of former Georgian President Mikheil Saakashvili as its head, is needed to obtain the experience of supporters of Ukraine and to introduce reforms.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said on Friday the country was still a long way from peace and that there were no guarantees a ceasefire deal agreed in Belarus the previous day would take effect.
MINSK - Social payments in certain areas of the Donbas region will resume once the political situation stabilizes, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said.