In 2018, the Ukrainian agricultural exports grew by more than $880 million compared with 2017 and hit a record high of $18.8 billion.
A free trade agreement between Ukraine and Israel will come into effect after the ratification by parliaments of the both countries.
In January-November 2018, 251 new commodity items were added to the list of exports from Ukraine to Israel, which brought additional $6.5 million to Ukraine.
The Cabinet of Ministers should be more active in elaborating a free trade agreement with Turkey in order to sign it as soon as possible.
The Finance Ministry of Ukraine attracted UAH 13.568 billion to the state budget as a result of the sale of government domestic loan bonds on January 22, according to the ministry’s website.
The Ukrainian central bank has made strong progress in improving its transparency during a highly challenging operating environment
Over the past four years, the investors have built and put into operation 207 new plants.
Ukraine does not see the readiness of European capitals to stop the construction of the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline project, and this will have terrible consequences.
The spending on the Defense Ministry in the state budget for 2019 is projected at UAH 102 billion or 2.6% of GDP, State Secretary of the Defense Ministry Oleksandr Dublian has stated.
Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko and Finance Minister Oksana Markarova will meet with IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde as part of the World Economic Forum in Davos on Wednesday, the press service of the Ukrainian Finance Ministry has reported on Facebook.
In 2018, the total passenger traffic inthe airports of Ukraine increased by 24.5% compared with 2017.
Ukraine and Macedonia agreed on a number of visits, the work of economic commission and the start of cooperation in a number of new areas.
Trade between Ukraine and Israel will grow by 15% to reach about $1 billion in the next five years, Israeli Ambassador to Ukraine Joel Lion has said.
The holding of the trilateral negotiations in the format of Ukraine - the European Commission - the Russian Federation on gas transit is expected in the spring of 2019.