Delaware court dismisses claim by Privatbank’s former owners to halt consideration of case filed by the bank in U.S.
The Ukrainian Finance Ministry suggests that the current 18-month Stand-By Arrangement (SBA) with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) could be extended for six months.
It is important to use the Strategic Energy and Climate Dialogue (SECD) platform to develop practical solutions to support Ukraine's energy transition and enhance its energy security.
In the first half of 2021, the total number of transactions involving payment cards issued by Ukrainian banks amounted to 3,598.3 million, while their volume was UAH 2,305.9 billion, which is a third more year-on-year.
24 August 2021
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal says that the first round of negotiations between the Ukrainian and European sides on accelerating the abolition of customs tariffs in bilateral trade would launch in September.
23 August 2021
Ukraine has received 1.9 billion Special Drawing Rights (SDRs), equivalent to about $2.7 billion, from the International Monetary Fund, First Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Kateryna Rozhkova has announced on Facebook.
The member states of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will on Monday, August 23, begin to receive their shares of new Special Drawing Rights totaling $650 billion, with Ukraine expected to get over $2.7 billion according to its quota, IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva has said in a statement.
Ukraine has suffered huge economic damage from Russia's temporary occupation of Crimea, with total potential losses estimated at more than $100 billion.
22 August 2021
Nord Stream 2 is not a German-Russian but a European-Russian project, which should comply with requirements of the European Union's energy legislation.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky discussed the continuation of gas transit through Ukraine after 2024 with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
21 August 2021
The U.S. State Department has imposed sanctions against two more Russians and one Russian vessel involved in the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline.
20 August 2021
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has approved a strategy for the development of the defense-industrial complex of Ukraine, according to his press service.
Based on the results of an unscheduled inspection, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) decided to apply a measure of influence to FC Fincom Credit LLC in the form of revoking the license for conducting financial services.
Ukraine's state-owned salt-producing enterprise Artemsil extracted 923.5 thousand tonnes of salt, which is 70.3% more than in the same period last year, Ukrinform reports, referring to the company’s press service.
President Volodymyr Zelensky does not rule out that German Chancellor Angela Merkel will bring certain guarantees of energy security for Ukraine after her visit to Russia.
Ukraine must use the time needed to launch the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline in order to protect its own interests and energy security, President Volodymyr Zelensky has said.
Cooperation between Ukraine and Turkey in the field of space exploration will open up many opportunities for both countries.
Despite technical readiness of Russia's Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline, it will not be able to operate as a commercial pipe.
19 August 2021
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed a law to abolish the "Crimea" free economic zone, according to the parliament's website.
The index of agricultural products increased by 2.5% in January-July 2021 compared to the same period last year, which was facilitated by high growth rates in crop production.
The Cabinet of Ministers has supported a bill on amending the procedure for determining the minimum wage for dangerous work, Ukrinform reports, referring to the press service of the Ministry of Economy.
The use of an inflation targeting policy over the past six years has proved that the focus of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) on low and stable inflation is more effective, rather than the focus on a fixed exchange rate.
The German government has appointed Georg Waldersee as its special representative for the Ukraine gas transit.
18 August 2021
The Cabinet of Ministers has adopted a draft order approving the strategy for the economic development of Donetsk and Luhansk regions until 2030.
The Cabinet of Ministers has allocated UAH 1.8 billion to the Export Credit Agency to support Ukrainian exports, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has written on Telegram.
The Ministry of Energy has developed and submitted for public discussion a bill on the reform of the coal industry, which is aimed at enhancing social protection of Ukrainian miners.
In January-July 2021, Ukraine’s cast iron production grew by 7.8% compared with the same period last year, Ukrinform reports.
The State Property Fund is set to sell the government-run Odesavynprom wine production company, with the auction scheduled for September 14, at a starting price of UAH 65.3 million (US$2.45 million).
The State of Qatar has opened a market for Ukrainian honey and bee products, according to the press service of the Ukrainian State Service on Food Safety and Consumer Protection.