Representatives of the ministries of foreign affairs of Ukraine and Israel hold political consultations on the launch of the Free Trade Agreement between the two countries.
As of early June, Ukraine accumulated 18 billion cubic meters of natural gas in its underground gas storage facilities, which is 57% higher than last year.
Ukraine and the EU discussed pressing issues of bilateral cooperation in agriculture and rural development, cross-border and regional cooperation sectors.
Agricultural exports from Ukraine grew by 2% in the first five months of 2020, to more than $9 billion, according to the information and analytical portal of the agricultural sector of Ukraine.
The IMF Executive Board has scheduled a meeting regarding Ukraine for next Tuesday, June 9, during which it will decide on a new Stand-by Arrangement and the allocation of the first tranche.
The Cabinet of Ministers has adopted a resolution providing for the simplification of international trade in grain crops, the press service of the Ministry of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine has reported.
03 June 2020
Many coal mines are closed in the temporarily occupied territories of Donbas, and a large number of local residents become unemployed.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said he does not rule out that the land market will be opened to foreigners after Ukrainians get an opportunity to take affordable loans to buy land.
Ukraine expects the IMF to make decision on the first tranche of the agreed stand-by arrangement by June 10.
Israel plans to ratify the Free Trade Agreement with Ukraine as soon as possible, Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the State of Israel to Ukraine Joel Lion said in an interview with the RBC-Ukraine.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) and the Ministry of Communities and Territories Development of Ukraine have concluded a cooperation agreement on advisory services to support the preparation of Ukraine's Public Buildings Energy Efficiency project.
02 June 2020
McDonald's has invested UAH 7.5 billion in Ukraine over 23 years of its operation in the country, including more than UAH 0.5 billion in 2019.
Ukrainian citizens transferred PLN 3.4 billion (over $870 million) from Poland to Ukraine in the fourth quarter of 2019.
Ukraine has already spent more than UAH 2.6 billion in budget funds to prevent the spread of coronavirus, according to the press service of the Finance Ministry.