22 December 2014, 17:15

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman congratulated diplomats on their professional holiday

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22 December 2014, 15:18

Deputy Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oksana Syroid met with Special Representative of Council of Europe Secretary General in Ukraine Christos Giakoumopoulos

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22 December 2014, 10:42

The Committee on Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship recommends that the Parliament agree with proposals of the President of Ukraine and reject the law on amendments to the Law "On State Registration of Legal Entities and Individual Entrepreneurs" re simplifying termination of legal entities

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20 December 2014, 08:00

Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman congratulated personnel of the internal affairs on their professional holiday

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19 December 2014, 17:07

Chair of the Committee on Foreign Affairs Hanna Hopko met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cyprus to Ukraine Vassos Chamberlain

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19 December 2014, 16:53

The Committee on European Integration upholds the draft law on amendments to several laws of Ukraine re Ukraine’s refusal from implementing non-aligned policy

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19 December 2014, 16:35

First meeting of the working group on settling problems of foreign currency loan restructuring was held in the Committee on Financial Policy and Banking

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19 December 2014, 15:37

The Committee on Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship recommends that the Verkhovna Rada should adopt as a basis the draft law on the development and state support to small and medium-size entrepreneurship in Ukraine

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05 January 2014

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Rybak congratulated citizens of Berdychiv on the occasion of the 70th liberation anniversary from fascist invaders

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24 October 2013

The Committee on Family Matters, Youth Policy, Sports and Tourism recommends that the Parliament should uphold the proposals of the President of Ukraine to the Law “On Amendments to Several Legislative Acts of Ukraine re Childhood Protection”

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25 September 2013

The Committee on Finance and Banking recommends that the Parliament should adopt as basis the draft law on amendments to several laws of Ukraine re improvement of stock market functioning

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22 December 2014

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman congratulated diplomats on their professional holiday

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22 December 2014

Deputy Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Oksana Syroid met with Special Representative of Council of Europe Secretary General in Ukraine Christos Giakoumopoulos

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22 December 2014

The Committee on Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship recommends that the Parliament agree with proposals of the President of Ukraine and reject the law on amendments to the Law "On State Registration of Legal Entities and Individual Entrepreneurs" re simplifying termination of legal entities

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20 December 2014

Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman congratulated personnel of the internal affairs on their professional holiday

more
19 December 2014

Chair of the Committee on Foreign Affairs Hanna Hopko met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Cyprus to Ukraine Vassos Chamberlain

more
19 December 2014

The Committee on European Integration upholds the draft law on amendments to several laws of Ukraine re Ukraine’s refusal from implementing non-aligned policy

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19 December 2014

First meeting of the working group on settling problems of foreign currency loan restructuring was held in the Committee on Financial Policy and Banking

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19 December 2014

The Committee on Industrial Policy and Entrepreneurship recommends that the Verkhovna Rada should adopt as a basis the draft law on the development and state support to small and medium-size entrepreneurship in Ukraine

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25 February 2014, 15:09

Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Ruslan Koshulynskyi deems presence of Maidan representatives in the coalition Government to be one of the key principles of its formation

( Information Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat )

Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Ruslan Koshulynskyi deems presence of Maidan representatives in the coalition Government to be one of the key principles of its formation.

On Tuesday, during the meeting with the Estonian Minister of Foreign Affairs Urmas Paet, Ruslan Koshulynskyi informed him of the current political situation in Ukraine and the short-term plans of work of the Parliament.  

Ruslan Koshulynskyi noted that this is predetermined by the necessity to consider the standing of Maidan representatives, who, according to him, “are the leaders of public opinion”. He noted that these people “did not hold public posts, but possess a great moral authority in the society.” “They have to decide, whether they are ready to hold the proposed positions when the streets calm,” added the Deputy Chairman of the Parliament. 

Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada claimed that peace in the country will depend on joint actions of the Government and the parliamentary coalition. “People did not have the possibility to control the authorities before now,” he said, and added that “as soon as they feel their control over the situation in the country, they will come back home.”    

Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada characterized the situation in the country a controlled one, “except for the city of Sevastopol.”

Ruslan Koshulynskyi named the economic situation in Ukraine a “catastrophic one”, having characterized its state as a pre-default. He claimed that establishment of a new Government and attraction of IMF financial resources will allow alleviate social tension and “reload the mechanism of state government.”  

Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada noted that elections of the Head of the state, Kyiv city mayor and Kyiv City Council scheduled for May, 2014 this year, will be the first steps on the way to reloading the authority.

Thereat, Ruslan Koshulynskyi said it would be inexpedient to hold early parliamentary elections in view of lack of legal grounds for that. He stressed also that simultaneous holding of presidential and parliamentary elections “will totally block actions of the authority.” “We should demonstrate new changes and new quality to the society, and people should feel this,” he stressed. 

In his turn, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Estonian Republic noted that the citizens of his country support democratic development of Ukraine and “lend their willing hand during this hard period.”