Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Andriy Parubiy has said that a joint letter to the European Commission from Ukraine, Poland and Lithuania against the Nord Stream-2 project will soon be signed.
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Senior officials of Finance Ministry, Economic Development Ministry, NBU leave for Washington to participate in IMF, WB annual meetings
The official delegation of Ukraine consisting of the senior officials of the National Bank, the Finance Ministry and the Economic Development Ministry left for Washington (USA) to participate in the Annual Meetings of the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank Group.
For nine months of the current year, NJSC "Naftogaz of Ukraine" imported 7.1 billion cubic meters of gas from the European countries, which is 2.4 billion cubic meters, or 53%, more than last year.
PJSC Ukrgazvydobuvannya sold 10.4 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas to NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine, which is 700 million cubic meters more than in the same period last year, the press service of Naftogaz reported.
Denmark can become the third international partner in addition to the European Union and the German Government, with which Ukraine will cooperate in the framework of the Energy Efficiency Fund.
NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine bought 17.5 billion cubic meters (bcm) of gas over the first nine months of 2017, which is 3.1 bcm more compared with the same period last year, the company’s press service reported.
Prices of gas and heat for the population during this winter heating season will remain at the level of last year. From April 1, 2018, a price may rise, if there is an increase in prices in the German gas hub, Energy and Coal Industry Minister Ihor Nasalik has said.
The Ukrainian government is interested in the development and success of international and domestic business in Ukraine and is open to any proposals that will contribute to this process, Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said.
Detectives of the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) have detained a deputy defense minister, the director of the department of public procurement, as well as two more Defense Ministry officials, on suspicion of embezzling UAH 149 million in state funds.
The German-Ukrainian Fund and Ukraine’s KredoBank have signed an agreement on providing loans totaling UAH 100 million to Ukrainian small and medium-sized enterprises, the EU delegation to Ukraine reported on Wednesday.
Ukraine has exported 11.7 million tons of grain crops since the beginning of 2017-2018 marketing year.
The 8th round of talks on conclusion of the Free Trade Agreement with Turkey will be held at the end of October.
The Ukraine-EU Energy Bridge may become the first public-private partnership project implemented under the updated legislation.
The law of Ukraine on the introduction of amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine on increasing pensions came into force on October 11.
At the plenary session of the Ukrainian-Vietnamese Intergovernmental Commission on Trade and Economic and Scientific and Technical Cooperation, the parties agreed on expanding the economic cooperation.