The team of Odesa region governor Mikheil Saakashvili, who tendered resignation on Nov. 7, plans to actively engage in politics in Ukraine and press for early parliamentary elections.
Mikheil Saakashvili failed to implement his plans and ideas while he was heading the Odesa Regional State Administration as he previously declined the president's proposal to head Petro Poroshenko Bloc (PPB).
Deputy Chairman of Petro Poroshenko Bloc (PPB) parliamentary faction Anatolii Matvienko says he became the owner of the church in the village of Byrlivka in the Bershad district of the Vinnytsia region to subsequently transfer the ownership to the community.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko must convince members of his faction to unanimously support the bill on special confiscation of assets derived from criminal activities of Yanukovych associates that will return $1.5 billion to Ukraine's budget.
The U.S. authorities are concerned about the slow pace of reform in Ukraine and make no secret of the fact that they can "talk tough" either with the Ukrainian president, and the prime minister, and the prosecutor general, and the government.
The parliamentary faction of Petro Poroshenko Bloc (PPB) will not support draft bill by the Verkhovna Rada on addressing the Cabinet of Ministers to terminate the intergovernmental agreement on visa-free travel of Ukrainians to Russia.
Petro Poroshenko Bloc faction MPs will make up their minds regarding the abolition of the visa-free regime between Russia and Ukraine after they hold the appropriate consultations with the Foreign Ministry of Ukraine.
Petro Poroshenko Bloc (PPB) MP Olha Chervakova says the faction has elected Serhii Berezenko and Iryna Lutsenko as faction's deputy leaders.
Chairman of Petro Poroshenko Bloc (PPB) parliamentary faction Ihor Hryniv urges President Petro Poroshenko to sell his business.
To get the next tranche from the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Ukraine does not need to increase the retirement age.
People's deputies from Petro Poroshenko Bloc and People's Front party have blocked the rostrum and presidium of the Verkhovna Rada in order to prevent MPs from Radical Party and Batkivshchyna from doing so. They intend to hold the parliamentary session.
Petro Poroshenko Block (PPB) faction MP Oleksii Honcharenko announced that the faction had decided to vote for stripping Verkhovna Rada Deputy Oleksandr Onyshchenko of parliamentary immunity.
Misha Multik was promised personal support of Mykolaiv Regional Council Member from Petro Poroshenko Bloc (BPP) party Fedir Barna and support of all BPP faction members during the vote for granting mining license for the development of Voznesenske – one sand deposit to Pivdennyi Karier LLC. According to Mykolaiv region law enforcers, Misha Multik is a well-known local criminal kingpin.
Former Petro Poroshenko Bloc (PPB) MP Mykola Tomenko told about supervision of the parliament’s work by the Presidential Administration and the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine.
Petro Poroshenko Bloc parliamentary faction has elected Ihor Hryniv, the faction's deputy chairman, its new chair.