In July-September 2020, the decline in interest rates on loans and deposits began to slow down in Ukraine, according to the press service of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).
Ukraine’s Windrose Airline resumes regular between Kyiv and Zaporizhzhia from December 1, the company’s press service reports.
Since the beginning of 2020, hospitals in Ukraine have spent almost UAH 180 million on the purchases of medical oxygen, according to the Dozorro monitoring platform.
Ukraine's State Forest Resources Agency and the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) will cooperate in the fight against illegal timber trafficking, detection of criminals in the field of forest legislation, illegal sawmills, sale of timber abroad, and forgery of documents for the sale and transportation of timber, the agency's press service has told Ukrinform.
NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine paid more than UAH 90 billion to state and local budgets in January-October 2020, the company’s press service reports.
The Government made a decision to allocate an additional UAH 895 million to provide hospital beds with oxygen systems, Ukrainian Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has said.
The Ukrainian government has approved a joint statement on extending Ukraine’s participation in the program “Fit for Partnership with Germany,” the press service of the Ukrainian Ministry for Development of Economy, Trade and Agriculture reported.
11 November 2020
The Government will allocate about UAH 2 billion for aircraft construction annually, which will enable to restore full-scale production of civil aircraft and master the entire process of helicopter production.
Infrastructure Minister of Ukraine Vladyslav Kryklii and Head of JSC Kazpost, Kazakhstan’s national postal service, Kanat Alpysbayev discussed cooperation between the two countries in the field of postal services and postal logistics, according to the Ukrainian Infrastructure Ministry’s press service.
During a working visit to Washington, D.C., National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Governor Kyrylo Shevchenko met with representatives of the World Bank Group (WBG) to discuss cooperation within the framework of current and future projects, the NBU press service reports.
During a working visit to the United States, National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Governor Kyrylo Shevchenko met with Stephanie von Friedeburg, Interim Managing Director and Executive Vice President at the International Finance Corporation (IFC), to discuss projects to increase the availability of financial services.
Consumer inflation in Ukraine accelerated to 2.6% in annual terms in October 2020 (from 2.3% in September). Prices rose by 1.0% in monthly terms, according to the press service of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).
In January-October 2020, 6,309 electric vehicles were registered in Ukraine, which is 1% more than in the same period last year, according to the Ukrainian Motor Vehicle Manufacturers Association (UkrAutoProm).
10 November 2020
In January-October 2020, Ukraine's trade turnover amounted to USD 82.67 billion, which is USD 8 billion (9%) less compared to the same period last year, according to the Ukrainian State Customs Service.
In January-October 2020, Ukraine’s export of agricultural products amounted to USD 17.6 billion, which is 1.7% less than in the same period last year, the press service of the Ukrainian Agribusiness Club Association (UCAB) reports.
The Ukrainian Ministry of Environmental Protection and Natural Resources is planning to launch a system of monitoring, reporting and verification of greenhouse gas emissions in 2021.
Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) will open flights to London Heathrow Airport from December 17, 2020, and thus the frequency of flights to London will increase from three to six per week.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) continues to implement reforms in the financial sector and meet its commitments to international partners.
09 November 2020
Lack of trust in the judiciary and corruption are major obstacles for both strategic and portfolio investors.
An information resource for IT professionals and companies that would like to move to Lviv has been launched, the press service of Lviv City Council reports.
This week the U.S. dollar exchange rate against the hryvnia is expected to decline, according to Vadym Iosub, a senior analyst at Alpari analytical company.
In October 2020, electricity consumption in Ukraine’s electricity system amounted to 9.641 billion kWh, which is 1% less than in October 2019, the press service of Ukrenergo National Power Company reports.
Banks connected to the BankID system of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) together account for 87% of the Ukrainian payment card market.
In January-October 2020, local budgets of Ivano-Frankivsk region received UAH 4.6 million in tourist tax payments.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) sold $70 million on the interbank foreign exchange market last week, according to data provided by the central bank.
The strategy of economic development of the government-controlled territory of Donetsk and Luhansk regions will be submitted to the Verkhovna Rada in the spring, the press service of the Ministry for Reintegration of the Temporarily Occupied Territories reports referring to Deputy Prime Minister Oleksii Reznikov.
Ukraine International Airlines (UIA) has canceled flights from Lviv and Kharkiv to Tel Aviv from November 8, according to the company's website.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal says that funds from the World Bank for the restoration of the economy in the government-controlled territories in Donbas will create additional opportunities for small and medium-sized businesses.
National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) Governor Kyrylo Shevchenko has left for the United States, where he will discuss the prospects for Ukraine's cooperation with international partners.