Direct losses of Ukraine’s economy caused by the Russian aggression in 2014-2015 made up about 20% of GDP, while total losses amounted to about UAH 150 billion.
Ukrainian Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk has stated that a new agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will accelerate economic growth in the country, the Government portal has reported.
The agreement of Ukraine with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on a new cooperation program will also open the way for Ukraine to the European Union macro-financial assistance.
08 December 2019
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has held a phone conversation with IMF Managing Director Kristalina Georgieva, according to the website of the head of state.
06 December 2019
NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine is ready to withdraw a new lawsuit against Gazprom if the parties conclude a long-term gas transit contract and if the Ukrainian company gets compensation for Gazprom's failure to fulfil its obligations under current contracts, Naftogaz Executive Officer Yuriy Vitrenko has said on Facebook.
Independent international companies will oversee the implementation of key projects for the construction or reconstruction of Ukrainian roads in 2020.
The Finance Ministry will launch a comprehensive check of the tax system in January 2020.
In 2019, the international partners have provided serious financial assistance to Ukraine.
In January-November 2019, revenues of the united territorial communities of Kyiv region increased by UAH 265.2 million compared to the relevant period last year.
The Council of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has declared ineffective the exchange rate policy of the central bank in 2019, Chairman of the NBU Council Bohdan Danylyshyn has said on Facebook.
Ukraine has reduced the state and government-guaranteed debt to less than 60% of GDP, Finance Minister Oksana Markarova has stated.
05 December 2019
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has registered the PayRun international payment system, the central bank's press service has reported.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) purchased $867.8 million in the interbank foreign exchange market in November 2019, the central bank’s press service reports.
In January-November 2019, local budgets of Ivano-Frankivsk region received UAH 5.9 billion in tourist tax, which is 162% of the annual indicator for 2018.