law

23 Sep, 2021 14:16
Verkhovna Rada votes in favor of Zelensky’s law on oligarchs

The controversial 'anti-oligarchs' initiated by Volodymyr Zelensky is green-lit in the Verkhovna Rada thanks to votes from the coalition led by 'Servant of the People party.

7 Sep, 2021 10:49
Verkhovna Rada to vote on regional referendum law

The initiative is set to be adopted in autumn, says the vice-speaker for Ukraine’s parliament.  

15 Jul, 2021 14:19
Ukraine bans selling medicines to under 14s

The Verkhovna Rada introduces an age-restriction policy on sales of medicines to prevent misuse and drug-related suicides among underage Ukrainians.

13 Jul, 2021 11:29
Ukraine’s parliament approves law to re-launch High Qualification Commission of Judges

The launch of High Qualification Commission of Judges finally gets a go-ahead  after it was vetoed by the president earlier this month. 

1 Jul, 2021 20:28
Verkhovna Rada abolishes Crimea free-trade zone

MPs pull the plug on Crimea free-trade zone policy to remove discriminatory norms imposed on Ukrainians residing on the Russia-annexed pennisula.

1 Jul, 2021 18:48
New tax and excise rates approved by Verkhovna Rada

Finance Ministry pushed for the law claiming new ‘efficient mechanisms of tax payments’ and updated tax avoidance policies would bring Ukraine additional 50 billion hryvnas in revenues.

1 Jul, 2021 17:59
Ukraine’s parliament approves Zelensky’s law on oligarchs

The draft law on oligarchs passes the 1st reading in  the Verkhovna Rada getting 275 votes of MPs who earlier rejected three alternative draft laws addressing the issue.