The effective use of labor potential and the return of migrant workers from abroad is a matter of national security and statehood, Ukraine's First Deputy Prime Minister, Economy Minister Oleksii Liubchenko has said.
During a visit to Georgia, President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky discussed the priority steps to intensify trade and economic cooperation with President of the Republic of Moldova Maia Sandu.
19 July 2021
Rural areas will be financed within a special regional program entitled "New Ukrainian Village" to promote their development.
In the context of strengthening relations between Ukraine and African countries, Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba held a phone conversation with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Federal Republic of Nigeria Geoffrey Onyeama.
Turkey expects Ukrainian business to take more active steps to develop joint projects, and the Government of Ukraine – to sign a bilateral free trade agreement.
In the first six months of 2021, the number of Ukrainians included in the Unified Register of Debtors increased by almost 15%, including more than 700,000 new debts registered.
The season of cloudberries and blueberries launches in Finland as the first groups of foreign berry pickers have already arrived in the country.
16 July 2021
The Ministry of Economy drafts a system of intersectoral balance with five points of economic growth.
The state budget of Ukraine received UAH 583 billion in revenues in the first half of 2021, which is UAH 35 billion more than the target plan for this period and UAH 63 billion more than in the first half of 2020.
Ukraine will receive $2.7 billion from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) as part of the Fund's new initiative to issue additional special drawing rights, while negotiations are underway on new IMF tranches under the traditional Stand-By Arrangement (SBA), according to Tymofiy Mylovanov, an adviser to the head of the President's Office and the president of the Kyiv School of Economics.
JSC Ukrzaliznytsia has already received funds from the July placement of Eurobonds, Ukrinform reports with reference to the press service of the Ministry of Infrastructure.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has revoked two licenses of Credit Union “Shans-Plus” on the basis of its own application, Ukrinform reports with reference to the central bank’s press service.
The leaders of the United States and Germany agreed to collaborate to support Ukraine’s transformation in the energy sector to enhance its energy efficiency and security.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel has reiterated her promise that the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project will not replace natural gas transit through Ukraine, otherwise Germany "will be actively acting."
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) praised recent talks with Finance Minister of Ukraine Serhiy Marchenko, but noted that more progress is needed in reforms in Ukraine.
15 July 2021
The Ukrainian low-cost carrier SkyUp Airlines will start operating direct flights to Saudi Arabia from August 3, the airline’s press service reports.
The second tranche of the EU's macro-financial assistance will be provided to Ukraine immediately after the country takes steps to strengthen the rule of law and reform the judicial system, Vice President of the European Commission Maros Sefcovic has said.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has supported the Budget Declaration for 2022-2024 and provided recommendations on the budget policy of Ukraine.
The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has adopted at first reading Bill No. 5593-d "On the introduction of amendments to certain legislative acts of to improve corporate governance of legal entities of which the state is a shareholder (founder, participant)."
Ukrainian producers of poultry meat and poultry products obtained an opportunity to export their goods to the Republic of Liberia.
Ukraine needs to accumulate at least 17 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas by the beginning of the new heating season.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has adopted as a basis and in its entirety a bill ratifying the financial agreement “Ukraine Recovery Programme” between Ukraine and the European Investment Bank (EIB) on a EUR 340 million loan.
Russia's Nord Stream 2 project is a "bad deal" and a real threat not only to the EU and Ukraine, but also to the United States and the energy market as a whole, former Ukrainian Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk has said.
From June 2020 to June 2021, only millet prices decreased among grocery products in Ukraine – by 15.6%, up to UAH 17.69 per kg, Ukrinform reports with reference to the State Statistics Service.
14 July 2021
In the next ten years, the potential of Ukrainian subsoil may reach $400 billion.
From June 2020 to June 2021, beer, wine, vodka and cigarettes in Ukraine grew in price, according to the State Statistics Service.
Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) will operate six flights a week between Kyiv and Cairo from July 23, the Ukrainian Embassy in Egypt reports on Facebook with reference to the airline's press release.
This year Ukraine will begin the transformation of coal regions by launching two pilot projects in the cities of Chervonohrad and Myrnohrad.
Ukraine has deposits of 21 rare earth elements from the EU’s list of 30 critical raw materials for the production of devices to develop green energy, in particular, batteries.