Ukraine has every chance to fulfil the necessary conditions under the International Monetary Fund Stand-By Arrangement for getting the second tranche, but this requires the interaction of the government, the president and the parliament.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) has worsened its forecast for Ukraine's gross domestic product (GDP) growth to 2.5% from 3% in 2019.
In the first quarter of 2019, the exports of Ukrainian agricultural products grew by 22.5% compared to the same period in 2018.
In March 2019, the average monthly wage in Ukraine in dollar equivalent made up $381.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has set up the Expert Council for Communication with Innovative Companies as part of a pilot project on promoting the development of FinTech solutions in Ukraine, the central bank’s press service has reported.
The Cabinet of Ministers has appointed Serhiy Verlanov as head of the State Tax Service.
As part of the Annual Meeting and Business Forum of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD), a delegation of the Ukrainian Finance Ministry plans to meet with the EBRD president, the World Bank vice president and the designated assistant secretary of the U.S. Treasury for International Finance, according to the Ukrainian ministry’s press service.
The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) will provide Mariupol with EUR 18 million for the development of transport infrastructure.
The Finance Ministry of Ukraine attracted UAH 10.91 billion to the state budget as a result of the sale of government domestic loan bonds on May 7, according to the ministry’s website.
Boryspil International Airport will launch the first phase of multilevel parking for passengers on May 23, according to the airport’s commercial director, Heorhiy Zubko.
European Commissioner for European Neighborhood Policy and Enlargement Negotiations Johannes Hahn has offered at a meeting with Ukraine's President-elect Volodymyr Zelensky assistance in negotiations on gas relations with Russia in the context of the gas contract that expires at the end of the year, Zelensky's press service has told Ukrinform.
Ukrainian farmers received a total of UAH 128.09 million as partial compensation for the cost of agricultural machinery and farm equipment purchased in December 2018-March 2019.
In January-April 2019, revenues from single social contribution for compulsory state social insurance in Ukraine reached UAH 84.7 billion.
Finance Minister Oksana Markarova has stated that Ukraine’s government policy aims to reduce state debt to 49% of GDP by the end 2020.