The Economy Ministry is working on bringing the draft law on reforming the corporate governance of state-owned enterprises in line with international best practices.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky called on French business to join the modernization of Ukraine's road infrastructure within the framework of public-private partnership projects.
Infrastructure reform is one of the main reforms for any country. The Great Construction program has created about 200,000 jobs in Ukraine.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has signed the law on the sale of land through electronic auctions, according to the website of the Ukrainian parliament.
24 June 2021
In the coming days, Ukraine and China will sign a document on a new form of China's participation in the infrastructure projects in Ukraine.
In January-May 2021, trade turnover between Ukraine and the People’s Republic of China increased by 48 percent compared to the same period last year and amounted to over USD 7.4 billion.
The Ukrainian delegation led by Deputy Minister of Economy of Ukraine – Trade Representative of Ukraine Taras Kachka took part in the meeting of ministers of the Cairns Group member states in online format.
Ukraine is moving towards the introduction of a defined contribution pension system, according to Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal.
Boryspil International Airport ranked fourteenth in the list of the largest airports in Europe in terms of the passenger flow.
Saudi Arabia’s low-cost airline Flynas will launch two more flights to the Ukrainian city of Lviv in July and will operate them on the same plane, according to Avianews.
For a year and a half of its existence, the Ukrainian Startup Fund has financed about 200 business projects to the tune of almost $5 million.
In May 2021, Ukraine increased consumption of liquefied gas by 1.9% compared to May 2020, Ukrinform reports with reference to the State Statistics Service.
In May 2021, the Deposit Guarantee Fund paid UAH 13.1 million to depositors of insolvent banks within the guaranteed refund program, according to the Fund’s press service.
The total amount of deposits of individuals in banks-participants of the Deposit Guarantee Fund of Ukraine amounted to UAH 616.7 billion as of June 1, 2021, according to the Fund’s press service.
23 June 2021
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal has met with President of Georgia Salome Zourabichvili in Kyiv.
The Cabinet of Ministers has adopted a number of resolutions aimed at supporting investors in Ukraine.
Ukraine and Georgia, having common European aspirations, must take care of energy security.
The next meeting of the Ukraine-Georgia Joint Intergovernmental Commission on Economic Cooperation is to be held in September, President Volodymyr Zelensky has said.
Land market reform, which will be launched in a week, will facilitate economic growth. Farmers, who have been working on the land for many years, will have a preemptive right to buy it.
Ukraine has become a member of HOTREC, the European association of hotels, restaurants and cafes.
The Cabinet of Ministers expects that the Ukrainian economy will grow by more than 4% by the end of 2021, according to Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal.
The Ukrainian city of Chernivtsi has received UAH 100 million for the reconstruction of a local airport, Chernivtsi Regional State Administration reports on its Facebook page.
The European Investment Bank is interested in the development of hydrogen energy in Ukraine, as well as projects related to the energy efficiency of the state.
On June 22, 2021, the Ukrainian Finance Ministry raised UAH 11.4 billion towards the state budget as a result of auctions on the placement of domestic government bonds, the Finance Ministry wrote on its Facebook page.
Ukraine is implementing 17 projects in the transport sector in cooperation with international financial institutions (IFIs).
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) expects a slight increase in deposit rates in the banking system following the rise in inflation and keeping the discount rate at 7.5%, according to Deputy NBU Governor Dmytro Solohub.
The gross domestic product (GDP) of Ukraine is expected to grow by 4.1% by the end of 2021 compared to 2020, Ukrinform reports with reference to the relevant forecast published on the Economy Ministry’s website.
The Cabinet of Ministers has launched a dialogue with international partners to relaunch corporate governance reform.
22 June 2021
Ukraine's gross domestic product (GDP) in the first quarter of 2021 decreased by 2.2% compared to the first quarter of 2020, the State Statistics Service has reported.