The Ukrainian Agribusiness Club Association (UCAB) forecasts that this year's sunflower harvest will reach 15.1 million tonnes, which is 15% more than last year, according to the association’s press service.
06 October 2021
The minimum pension in Ukraine will grow up to UAH 2,600 (about $99) from December 1.
Ukrainians in September 2021 registered 54,300 used cars imported from abroad, which is 1.5 times more than in September 2020, the Ukrautoprom Ukrainian Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Association has reported.
The World Bank left the forecast for Ukraine's GDP growth in 2021 at 3.8% but improved it for the next two years.
The Supervisory Board of JSC Ukreximbank has decided to remove Chairman of the Board Yevhen Metsger from exercising his powers for the period of investigation into the incident with journalists of the Skhemy (Schemes) TV program.
The Ministry of Finance raised UAH 2.465 billion to the state budget at an auction for the placement of domestic government bonds, according to the ministry's press service.
Ukraine–UAE Business Forum was held in Dubai during the National Day of Ukraine at Expo 2020.
05 October 2021
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has said that mutual trade in goods between Ukraine and Israel has been gradually growing after the two countries launched a free trade area.
Ukraine awaits Israeli investors and guarantees the protection of their investments.
The Ukrainian delegation has presented the country's investment opportunities within the framework of Paris InfraWeek, the annual international investment forum dedicated to infrastructure, according to the Ukrainian Embassy in France.
Ukraine will insist on maintaining the current level of gas transit for at least 15 years.
The state investment of over UAH 100 billion in infrastructure development has yielded a good multiplier effect in the economy, Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal has said in an interview with LB.ua.
Ukraine is not planning to start direct talks with Russia on gas supplies, Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has said in an interview with LB.ua.
As of October 4, there were 713,000 tonnes of coal stocks in the warehouses of Ukrainian thermal power plants (TPPs), which is 8.2% less compared to September 27, according to the press service of National Power Company Ukrenergo.
As of October 5, Ukraine registered 25,718 agreements on the purchase and sale of agricultural land, Ukrinform reports.
Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Kyrylo Shevchenko has said that a possible lockdown in Ukraine, depending on the format and severity of quarantine restrictions, may lead to a 0.4%-0.6% reduction in GDP.
Ukraine’s electricity exports totaled 107.1 million kWh between September 27 and October 3, 2021, which is 25.9% more than in the previous week, Ukrinform reports, referring to the press service of National Power Company Ukrenergo.
04 October 2021
Last week authorized banks issued 480 loans for a total sum of UAH 1.2 billion under the government’s program “Affordable Loans at 5-7-9%", Ukrinform reports with a reference to the Finance Ministry’s press service.
Triple A payment platform estimated global crypto ownership rates. As of 2021, Ukraine tops the ranking, outrunning the United States.
NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine raised the price of natural gas for customers of the supplier of last resort (SoLR) to UAH 16.56 per cubic meter in October, from UAH 12 per cubic meter in September, Ukrinform reports, referring to the company’s press service.
Gas injection into underground storage facilities has been temporarily suspended, but JSC Ukrtransgaz may resume it by the end of the week, the company’s press service told Ukrinform.
In January-September 2021, the State Tax Service of Ukraine transferred UAH 449.8 billion to the state budget, which is UAH 62.3 billion more than in the same period last year, Ukrinform reports, referring to data provided by the State Tax Service.
Foreign direct investment in Ukraine amounted to $2.83 billion in the first half of 2021, according to Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal.
CEO of the Gas Transmission System Operator of Ukraine (GTSOU) Sergiy Makogon has said that reports spread by some media outlets about the alleged resumption of gas transit from Russia to Hungary through Ukraine are not true.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) purchased $15 million on the interbank foreign exchange market last week, Ukrinform reports, referring to data provided by the central bank.
02 October 2021
The Ministry of Infrastructure of Ukraine and the Ministry for Transport, Infrastructure and Capital Projects of Malta have agreed to mutually lift the existing restrictions on scheduled air services between the two countries.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has signed the law on reforming Ukroboronprom, which will complete a long and difficult process of drafting a new legislative framework for the development of the Ukrainian defense industry.
Ukraine is approaching the heating season with sufficient gas stocks in its underground storage facilities to ensure a stable 2021-2022 heating season, according to the press service of JSC Ukrtransgaz.
01 October 2021
Ukraine Pavilion opened at Expo 2020 Dubai, which is the largest exhibition event and brings together more than 190 countries, international organizations, and the world’s largest innovation campaigns.