The Cabinet of Ministers has published the main provisions of the state program to stimulate the economy to address the negative impact of COVID-19 pandemic, the Government portal reports.
28 May 2020
Since the beginning of the occupation of certain areas of Donetsk and Luhansk regions, approximately 70% of all coal mining enterprises and mines have been shut down.
Ukraine’s unemployment rate will peak at 11.5% in the second quarter of this year due to the coronavirus pandemic.
One third of small entrepreneurs, totaling 33%, lost more than 50% of their income.
In the first quarter of 2020, investments in Ukraine's economy decreased by 29%, in the agriculture sector - by 35.3%.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal has held a meeting with representatives of the business community of the Federal Republic of Germany with the participation of Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Federal Republic of Germany to Ukraine Ms. Anka Feldhuzen, according to the Government portal.
27 May 2020
Ukraine's state budget did not receive UAH 45 billion in planned revenues to the general fund in the first quarter of 2020, including UAH 27 billion as customs and tax payments, Chairman of the Accounting Chamber Valeriy Patskan has said on Facebook.
Poland's state oil and gas company PGNiG exported 690 million cubic meters of natural gas to Ukraine in the first quarter of 2020.
Ukraine's economy could contract 6-7% in 2020, Deputy Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Dmytro Sologub has said in an interview with LIGA.net.
U.S. corporation Apple has registered a representative office in Ukraine.
The Ukrainian Finance Ministry attracted UAH over 1 billion to the state budget as a result of the sale of government domestic loan bonds on May 26, 2020, the ministry’s press service wrote on Facebook.
26 May 2020
The Cabinet of Ministers at a meeting on Wednesday, May 27, will present a program to stimulate the economy to overcome the consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has stated.
Ukraine's Ambassador to Georgia Ihor Dolhov and Deputy Minister of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia Genadi Arveladze discussed issues of further development of trade and economic relations between the two states.
The Deposit Guarantee Fund last week sold insolvent banks' assets worth UAH 410 million, the fund's press service reported.