Top 5 News Stories 14 May
1. As of 13 May, 16 425 cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in Ukraine. Over the past day, 402 cases of the disease were recorded. In total, 3 716 patients have recovered and 439 have died.
2. Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal said there is a six-month supply of wheat in Ukraine, and there is no need to limit the export of this crop. Despite the spring drought, the new grain crop in Ukraine will be almost at the level of last year.
3. Odesaiff will be held online due to COVID-19. Furthermore, it was moved from July to 25 September. Further information will be revealed on OIFF’s official platforms.
4. Mayor of Kyiv Vitali Klitschko called on the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine to reopen subways on 25 May. He said these actions would help stabilise the work of public transport.
5. Ukraine’s Ministry of Digital Transformation has refuted rumours about the alleged leak of personal data from the Diia digital ID mobile application introduced earlier this year. Recently, several Telegram chatbots were activated, offering users to buy personal data.