Zaporizhzhia region in January-September 2017 increased exports of goods by almost 30% - to $2,122.7 million, Zaporizhzhia Regional State Administration reports with a reference to the regional main state statistics department.
Vice Prime Minister – Minister for Regional Development, Construction, Housing and Utilities Hennadiy Zubko has opened the ninth international business forum Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency Industry Modernization.
The total debt of enterprises and industrial consumers to NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine for consumed natural gas decreased by UAH 1,680 million (5.7%) compared with the previous week and totaled UAH 27.6 billion as of November 21, the Naftogaz press service reports.
Robotics, IT, nanotechnologies, aerospace technologies are priority areas of scientific and technical cooperation between Ukraine and China.
Ukraine will become in the long term an international East European gas hub.
The gas reserves containing 600 billion cubic meters have been explored to date in Ukraine, according to different studies.
Kyiv authorities have signed an agreement on cooperation in the construction of the fourth subway line in Kyiv with a Chinese consortium, which includes China Railway International Group and China Pacific Construction Group.
Ukraine has got rid of gas dependence on Russia and has not been buying Russian gas for more than 720 days.
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the Energy Strategy of Ukraine until 2035.
Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman says that the government will increase financing for energy saving measures in 2018.
Debts to PJSC Kyivenergo for electricity consumed in October 2017 grew by UAH 300 million and reached UAH 2.9 billion, the company’s press service reports.
Ukraine almost doubled its position in the ranking of ease of paying taxes, according to a joint survey conducted by PwC and the World Bank Group Paying Taxes 2018.
Retail trade turnover in Ukraine in January-October 2017 grew by 8.2% compared to the same period in 2016, the State Statistics Service reports.
More than 500 unique inventions have been presented at the Innovation Market International Forum in Kyiv.