Ukraine and Tajikistan have discussed the issue of resuming direct flights between the countries in line with the intergovernmental agreements as of 2008.
Ukraine's low-cost airline SkyUp plans to perform direct flights between Lviv and Odesa and filed a request for the necessary slots.
President Petro Poroshenko has said that Ukraine’s economic growth in 2019 is expected to reach about 3.4% of GDP, which is the highest in eight years.
Timely and effective reorientation to the European market has given Ukrainian economy completely new opportunities, and now more than 42% of Ukrainian exports go to the EU countries.
Ukraine entered the top five countries that exported agricultural products to the EU between November 2017 and October 2018.
Local authorities have already allocated UAH 106 million for the implementation of local programs to reduce the cost of "warm loans" in 2019, the State Agency for Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine reports.
The Cabinet of Ministers has appointed Yevhen Kravtsov as chairman of the board of Ukraine's state rail operator Ukrzaliznytsia.
JSC Ukrzaliznytsia increased passenger traffic by 7% in 2018.
As of January 1, 2019, the Government managed to form gold and foreign exchange reserves in the amount of more than $20 billion.
Naftogaz CEO Andriy Kobolev will take part in the trilateral Ukraine-EU-Russia talks on gas transit scheduled for January 21.
The transfer pricing and international taxation department will be established at the State Fiscal Service, the relevant department will be also created at the Office of Large Taxpayers, the SFS press service reports.
The Deposit Guarantee Fund last week received UAH 34.85 million from the sale of insolvent banks' assets instead of planned UAH 4.33 billion, the fund's press service reports.
The growth of consumer prices in Ukraine in 2018 slowed down to 9.8%, according to the State Statistics Service.
The trilateral Ukraine-EU-Russia talks on gas transit will take place in Brussels on January 21.