About 150 small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) from the frontline territories of Ukraine have taken advantage of the assistance of the European Union under the FinancEast programme, which is being implemented in partnership with the Entrepreneurship Development Fund as part of the EU’s EU4Business initiative.
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Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the Italian Republic Luigi Di Maio discussed topical issues of trade, economic and investment cooperation, as well as cooperation in the field of energy and infrastructure.
10 June 2021
Global climate goals require the joint efforts of countries around the world, and Ukraine is ready to make its contribution, according to Ukrainian Energy Minister Herman Halushchenko.
The Exporters and Investors Council under the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine and the Confederation of Industry of the Czech Republic signed a memorandum that will facilitate the establishment of contacts and the development of cooperation between entrepreneurs of the two countries.
Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba and Italian Foreign Luigi Di Maio have opened the Ukrainian-Italian business forum, according to an Ukrinform correspondent.
Minister of Energy of Ukraine Herman Halushchenko held an online meeting with Ditte Juul Jørgensen, Director General of European Commission’s Directorate-General for Energy.
A U.S. delegation, led by President Joe Biden, plans to discuss the Nord Stream 2 pipeline issue and its implications for Europe and Ukraine at a meeting with German Chancellor Angela Merkel.
09 June 2021
The Cabinet of Ministers is developing tools for the provision of state aid to enterprises that will switch to green technologies.
In January-May 2021, exports to the European Union grew by more than a third, accounting for additional $2.7 billion in revenue for Ukrainian business.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba discussed investment projects in the field of renewable energy, including the production and transportation of green hydrogen, with German business.
Synchronization with the European Network of Transmission System Operators for Electricity (ENTSO-E) will open up additional prospects for the development of green energy in Ukraine.
The World Bank has left its forecast for Ukraine's gross domestic product growth in 2021 at 3.8%, according to a World Bank report "Global Economic Prospects" for June 2021.
08 June 2021
Ukraine is interested in cooperation with Oman in many areas, in particular, in ensuring food security.
The reconstruction of Kryvyi Rih International Airport’s terminal and runway is planned to be completed by October 2022.
Representatives of a number of ministries and the parliament have discussed bills needed for cooperation with the International Monetary Fund (IMF), Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has said.
07 June 2021
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba has congratulated Trade Representative of Ukraine Taras Kachka on his election as chairman of the International Grains Council (IGC).
As part of the nationally determined contribution under the Paris Agreement, Ukraine suggests cutting its carbon emissions to 35% against 1990 levels by 2030.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has stated that the area around the Chornobyl nuclear power plant should be transformed from the exclusion zone into a “revival zone”.
In May 2021, the transit of Russian gas to European countries through the Ukrainian gas transmission system (GTS) amounted to 3.85 billion cubic meters, which is almost 4% more than in April.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky believes that the illegal systemic deforestation in the Carpathians has been stopped.
The adoption of the draft law on business ombudsman institution will help improve the business climate in Ukraine and will be a positive signal for foreign investors.
Belarus will be hard hit by both EU sanctions and the deterioration of economic and political relations with Ukraine due to the balance of power in trade relations between the two countries.
In January-May 2021, Ukrainian exports grew by more than 25%, or almost USD 5 billion, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has reported on Facebook.
04 June 2021
Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) announces a review of its plans to resume flights to Poland from June 18, 2021, the airline’s press service has reported.
Berdiansk Airport can be restored as part of the construction of a naval base, Berdiansk Mayor Valeriy Baranov has said.
G7 ambassadors and the leadership of Ukraine's National Nuclear Energy Generating Company Energoatom have discussed the plans for modernization and deeper integration of energy systems with the rest of Europe.
Kherson International Airport has opened a Pegasus Airlines flight to Istanbul, the Kherson Regional Council reports.
03 June 2021
In the next few years, about 1,000 projects of the Great Construction program will be implemented in Ukraine.
Lviv Penal Colony No. 48 has been sold at an electronic auction for UAH 377.5 million, Ukrainian Justice Minister Denys Maliuska has said on Facebook.
The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine has passed a law obliging Internet giants operating in Ukraine to pay taxes to the Ukrainian state budget.