Modern satellite services can be an effective tool in the fight against maritime smuggling, illegal extraction of natural resources and in preventing emergencies, Infrastructure Minister Vladyslav Kryklii has said.
10 August 2020
In July 2020, consumer prices in Ukraine decreased by 0.6% compared to the previous month, according to data provided by the State Statistics Service.
Ukraine expects to receive loans from the IMF, the World Bank and new macro-financial assistance from the EU, totaling more than $3.3 billion, in 2020, the Ukrainian Finance Ministry's press service has reported, referring to Finance Minister Serhiy Marchenko's interview with the Kyiv Post.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal believes that the creation of "free economic zones" (priority development zones) in Donbas will help revive the territory in terms of business.
07 August 2020
As of August 6, Ukraine harvested almost 33 million tonnes of grain and legumes.
In 1H 2020, Metinvest Group’s hot metal output and crude steel output grew by 1 percent.
In July 2020, Ukraine's international reserves increased by 1.0% to USD 28.802 billion (in equivalent), according to the press service of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).
The State Customs Service of Ukraine will be ready to accept electronic applications for the authorized economic operators (AEO) status in two or three weeks. However, the first AEO in Ukraine can be expected only from January 2021 due to the long period of the assessment procedure.
The U.S. Department of Justice seeks the forfeiture of two commercial properties purchased with funds misappropriated from PrivatBank in Ukraine, according to a press release posted on the agency's website.
Ukraine’s airline SkyUp Airlines will launch flights from Kyiv to Istanbul (Turkey) from September 25 this year.
06 August 2020
President Volodymyr Zelensky will submit to the Verkhovna Rada a bill to increase the minimum wage up to UAH 5,000 (about USD 180).
The "Water of Donbas" public utility company, which supplies water to Donetsk region, will be modernized within three years.
Zhytomyr city has received two out of 11 Belarusian-manufactured trolleybuses, according to Zhytomyr City Council.
Acting Energy Minister of Ukraine Olha Buslavets discussed investments in the alternative energy sector with Andriy Zhovner, Director of H2 LLC, and Walter Komarek, CEO of Yom Capital Ltd.