In April 2019, Ukraine increased gas transit by 6 percent compared to April 2018, up to 29.3 billion cubic meters.
Finance Minister of Ukraine Oksana Markarova stated that the reduction of the single social contribution rate in 2015-2016 was the right step and gave impetus to economic growth in Ukraine.
In January-April 2019, local budgets received UAH 81.3 billion, which is 22.6% or almost UAH 15 billion more compared to the same period of last year, Ukraine's State Fiscal Service (SFS) reports.
In January-April 2019, taxpayers in Zaporizhzhia region transferred UAH 5.816 billion in taxes and fees to the budgets of all level.
Russia wants to start a new gas war with Ukraine, and everyone - from the Ukrainian president and ministries to Naftogaz - must act to foil these plans, Naftogaz CEO Andriy Kobolyev has said in an interview with the Voice of America international broadcaster.
In April 2019, Ukraine produced almost 2.5 million tonnes of coal, which is 2% less than planned.
Japan is ready to remain a reliable partner of Ukraine in matters relating to environmental protection and safety.
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde held a telephone conversation with President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.
About 6,800 km of roads have been repaired in Ukraine over the past three years.
The Head of the State Financial Monitoring Service of Ukraine Igor Cherkaskyi presented the Public Report
On the 26 of April, 2019, the Head of the State Financial Monitoring Service of Ukraine - Igor Cherkaskyi presented Public Report by the results of 2018 activity.
PJSC Ukrgasvydobuvannya, Ukraine’s largest gas producing company, produced 5.14 billion cubic meters of natural gas in January-April 2019, the company’s press service reports.
In April 2019, the hryvnia strengthened by 2.3% against the U.S. dollar, and by 3.1% against the euro, according to the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU).
Since the beginning of 2019, UAH 2 billion in revenues from taxes have been transferred to local budgets of Mykolaiv region, which is 21% more compared to the same period in 2018.
Ukrainian Infrastructure Minister Volodymyr Omelyan met with Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the Republic of Korea to Ukraine, Mr. Lee Yang-goo and suggested considering the possibility of placing capacities of Hyundai in Ukraine.