Kramatorsk City Council and mobile operator Vodafone signed a memorandum of cooperation on May 13, 2020, according to the website of the company.
The Cabinet of Ministers has appointed Bohdan Banchuk as acting chairman of the Board of PJSC Agrarian Fund.
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the implementation of 461 regional development projects worth UAH 4.87 billion from the State Regional Development Fund in 2020.
The Ministry for Development of Economy, Trade and Agriculture forecasts that this year’s grain harvest will reach 65-68 million tonnes, which will keep exporting status of Ukraine.
13 May 2020
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has thanked the Verkhovna Rada for passing the law on banking activity and said the decision had given the green light for Ukraine to receive billions of U.S. dollars in financial support.
In Ukraine, 490 thousand citizens are officially registered as unemployed.
Ukraine expects to receive a loan from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) in the amount of $1.75 billion by the end of May, Finance Minister Serhiy Marchenko has said.
The European Investment Bank (EIB) has granted a EUR 10 million loan to the city of Kharkiv for the purchase of new trolleybuses under the Ukraine Urban Public Transport Project, the Ukrainian Infrastructure Ministry has reported.
Ukraine is interested in maintaining trade and economic relations with the United Kingdom and, given its withdrawal from the EU, hopes to sign an agreement on political cooperation, free trade, and partnership in the near future.
The Kyiv city budget has already lost about UAH 1.5 billion due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Kyiv Mayor Vitali Klitschko has stated.
International financial organizations and other partners can provide more than USD 10 billion dollars to Ukraine. It depends on the results of Ukraine's negotiations with the IMF.
The Verkhovna Rada, Ukraine's parliament, has passed at second reading and as a whole a bill introducing amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine to improve certain mechanisms for regulating banking activity.
Ukraine has a six-month reserve of wheat for domestic consumption, and if the planned amount of grain is not exported, the excess wheat will be useless.
The Economy Ministry has developed a program for creating 500 thousand new jobs in the country, Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal has stated.