The program with the list of necessary measures to be taken by Ukraine to gain membership in the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development (OECD) can be signed in June 2023.
Ukraine received from the competent body of Türkiye the approved quality certificate required for the unhindered import of Ukrainian fish products.
Ukraine has announced its candidacy for the Board of Governors of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) for 2023-2025 and is expecting for the support of this initiative from international partners.
As of 10:30 on February 28, there has been no deficit in Ukraine's power system, and it is currently not forecast.
Zaporizhzhia Nuclear Power Plant (NPP), which was seized by Russian invaders in March 2022, has been standing idle since September 2022. A total of 4,500 Ukrainian workers are remaining at the plant, where 11,000 people used to work in peacetime.
The Ministry of Finance of the Kingdom of Belgium has frozen Russian assets worth EUR 58 billion, which is the highest sum among other EU countries.
27 February 2023
While the Russian economy has not yet buckled under the wide array of sanctions from the United States and other Western nations, U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said Monday she expects it to grow weaker over time as the country loses foreign investment and runs through its reserves and rainy-day funds.
U.S. sees long-term cooperation with Ukraine based on international donor platform - Treasury Secretary
The United States seeks to focus on the long-term perspective of economic cooperation with Ukraine and intends to build such cooperation based on an international donor platform.
The U.S. government transferred the first tranche worth $1.2 billion of direct budget support to Ukraine.
The United States will allocate more than $10 billion to Ukraine by September 2023 to cover the budget deficit.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has met with U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen, who is on a visit to Ukraine.
Chairman of the Board of JSC Ukrzaliznytsia Oleksandr Kamyshin has stated he is leaving the post.
The aid provided by international partners to Ukraine’s energy sector has allowed the Ukrainian energy system to stand against Russian attacks and stabilize performance.
The factories of PepsiCo and Agrofusion are resuming production operations in the Mykolaiv region.
In 2022, the production output of grain crops in Ukraine reduced by 37% to 53.9 million compared to 2021.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) sold USD 605.24 million on the interbank foreign exchange market last week.
Farmers expected to sow as many areas as last year during spring campaign – Agrarian Policy Ministry
During the 2023 spring sowing campaign, Ukrainian farmers are expected to sow at least as many areas as last year.
More than 80% of relocated IT companies plan to return from abroad
The European Union has expanded the list of Belarus individuals and entities subject to EU restrictive measures in connection with Russia’s aggression against Ukraine and oppression of democratic freedoms and human rights in the Republic.
According to the State Customs Service, in the current marketing year (July 2022 to February 27, 2023), Ukraine exported 31.78 million tonnes of cereals and legumes.
The Government of Kazakhstan decided to liquidate the country’s trade representative office in Russia.
U.S. Energy Secretary “amazed” at pace of infrastructure restoration in Ukraine following Russian strikes
Washington is amazed at how quickly Ukrainian experts restore power grids damaged by Russian missile and drone strikes.
Billionaire hedge fund manager Bill Ackman has pledged $3.25 million to help buy more than a dozen ambulances for Ukraine as it defends itself against Russia's invasion.
26 February 2023
Ukraine and the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia have agreed to deepen cooperation in the investment and energy sectors. The parties also discussed Saudi Arabia’s involvement in the ‘grain initiative’, support for the Ukrainian Peace Formula and counteracting Russia’s attacks by Iranian drones.
The consumption of electricity across Ukraine has reduced compared to Saturday, and there is currently no capacity deficit in the energy system.
Ukraine has good prospects for exporting not only carbon-free electricity but also green or low-carbon hydrogen.
Russia’s full-scale invasion of Ukraine has forced the Netherlands to realize the malign nature of being dependent on Russia in terms of gas imports.
The supply of oil from the Russian Federation to Poland through the Druzhba trunk pipeline has been stopped.
25 February 2023
The situation with electricity supply in Ukraine has improved significantly, so there could be no power outages any longer.