There's good reason for guarded optimism in the new Ukraine. President Petro Poroshenko and the parliament brought the country's most powerful oligarch to heel in March 2015 and the justice department has set its sights on the richest oligarchs.
Ukraine is expected to appoint its new ambassador to the United States before the beginning of summer, a diplomatic source told Interfax.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has dismissed his ambassador to the United States, whose tenure in Washington has spanned the duration of Kyiv's year-long conflict with Russia.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has dismissed Oleksandr Motsyk as Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine to the United States, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine in Antigua and Barbuda, and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of Ukraine in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a law on amendments to the 2015 state budget of Ukraine regarding state support of the coal industry, which will ensure the timely payment of wages to coal miners.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed a law allowing local administrations to undertake the procurement of works, goods and services for the construction of engineering structures with the aim of strengthening the defense of the state during the special period.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and his wife have attended Mass at the St. Volodymyr Cathedral in Kyiv as the country's Orthodox believers celebrate Easter.
Polish President Bronislaw Komorowski has voiced strong support for Ukraine during a speech in the parliament in Kyiv, and urged other nations to back the country as its struggles against Russian interference.
The Constitution Commission in its work amending the fundamental law will take into account experience of Polish experts, President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said.
Ukrainian authorities wish more Polish monitors to become members of the OSCE Special Monitoring Mission, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said.
On April 7, Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko signed the law on public television and radio broadcasting.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has met with President of Poland Bronislaw Komorowski, who is on an official visit to Ukraine.
The income of Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko in 2014 exceeded Hr 368 million, the presidential press service reported on April 7, citing his income and tax declaration.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko hopes that the parliament will back the bill on the abolition of right to bail for people who committed grave crimes and corrupt officials.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that the sale of state-owned enterprises which do not affect national security should continue but the participation of the Russian beneficiaries should be limited.
TERNOPIL - Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has said that the authorities will take steps to index payments to military personnel.
Paris-born Michel Terestchenko doesn't plan to go back to France. In fact, the grandson of czarist Russia's last finance minister, Mykhailo Terestchenko, received a Ukrainian passport on March 23 from President Petro Poroshenko affirming that intention.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has promised that the fight against corruption will continue increasing in Ukraine, the presidential press service has reported.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko said local elections in Ukraine will be held in fall 2015.