Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has announced that he has scheduled a meeting with regional governors in Odesa oblast next week.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said he hopes that Verkhovna Rada in two weeks will adopt in the first reading his draft on constitutional amendments on decentralization, which he submitted to the parliament this week.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has reported that work is ongoing to organize the activities of the joint entrance checkpoints on the border with the EU member states: Poland, Hungary, Romania, and Slovakia.
Twenty-one out of the 28 member states of the European Union have already ratified the Ukraine-EU Association Agreement and four countries have launched ratification procedures, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed law of Ukraine No. 498-VIII on amendments to certain laws of Ukraine on the establishment of educational institutions by religious organizations, which was adopted by the parliament on June 2.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed a bill on the ratification of the memorandum between Ukraine and the EU on the provision of € 1.8 billion of micro-financial aid, the presidential press service reported on July 2.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has submitted to the Verkhovna Rada a draft law on amendments to the Ukrainian constitution (regarding decentralization of power) (No. 2217a).
Ukraine is interested in deepening cooperation with the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), in particular, in reforming the energy sector, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko on July 1 proposed constitutional changes giving sweeping powers to the regions but critically failing to address demands of pro-Russian militants in the separatist east.
Decentralization does not mean weakening of power of state central government agencies in defense and security, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said.
It is possible that new local elections could be held in Ukraine after decentralization process is completed, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said.
It is not necessary to hold early elections to the parliament over amendments to the Constitution on decentralization, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has submitted a draft decree on appointing Vasyl Hrytsak as chief of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU).
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has reiterated that amendments to the Ukrainian Constitution in the framework of decentralization have nothing to do with federalization.
Next year will be the year of studies of the English language in Ukraine, a program of expanding the possibilities of its studies is under work and its knowledge will be mandatory for some officials, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has addressed the nation on the occasion of the 19th anniversary of the Ukrainian constitution and stressed the need for reforming it.
Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko did not rule out that unless the parliament manages to amend the Constitution by Oct. 25, at least in terms of decentralization, the issue of the early local elections may arise.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko, during a meeting with the heads of law enforcement agencies and institutions, said that by the end of June 19 he expects acting head of the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) Vasyl Hrutsak to submit proposals for the dismissal of a number of senior security officials.