Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has signed amendments to Ukraine's state budget for 2017, which will help resolve the most urgent social issues, the press service of the head of state has reported.
Ukraine’s GDP growth is expected at the level of 1.8% at the end of 2017.
Shadow economy in Ukraine totaled 35% of GDP in the first half of 2017, which is 3 percentage points lower than in the same period in 2016.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman believes it is quite possible to achieve 5% GDP growth next year despite the 3% growth forecasts.
Discussions among the EU member states about the provision of EUR 600 million macro-financial assistance to Ukraine are still ongoing.
Economic relations between Ukraine and Moldova have been developing dynamically. The trade turnover between the countries has increased by 30% this year.
II Ukrainian Renewable Energy Forum’17 will be held in Kyiv tomorrow, November 30, with the focus on investment potential of Ukrainian renewable energy mark, the press service of the State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving reports.
Ukraine has for the first time entered top 20 Europe’s best gas hubs, according to the ranking by the European Federation of Energy Traders (EFET).
The Deposit Guarantee Fund last week sold insolvent banks’ assets worth UAH 89.4 million, the fund’s press service reports.
Real wages in Ukraine in October 2017 increased by 19.9% compared to the same period last year, the State Statistics Service of Ukraine reports.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has stated that the budget of the Affordable Medicine state program will be increased in 2018.
U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has issued amendments to the previously adopted directives on sanctions against Russia.
Ukraine should focus on development of the digital economy and digital infrastructure and creation of its own powerful intellectual product.
Ukraine is ready for broad cooperation in the development of its own transport capacities as well as the enhancement of transport links with the neighboring countries, the states of the Trans-Caspian and other regions.