The State Fiscal Service of Ukraine and the State Customs Committee of the Republic of Belarus have signed the Protocol on cooperation in the field of combating customs violations related to the air transportation of goods, according to the press service of the State Fiscal Service.
In Zhytomyr region, 310 private solar power plants are operating, some of them have been installed by local residents as part of a regional program, the press service of Zhytomyr Regional State Administration reports.
Lviv Danylo Halytskyi International Airport serviced 227.4 thousand passengers in June 2019, an increase of 30.8% compared with the relevant month last year, according to a report posted on the airport’s official Facebook page.
The Deposit Guarantee Fund last week sold insolvent banks' assets worth almost UAH 28 million, the fund's press service reports.
The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has identified 14 systemically important banks in accordance with the updated methodology, the central bank’s press service has reported.
In January-May 2019, Ukrainian agricultural exports increased by 21.4% compared to the same period in 2018 and amounted to USD 8.97 billion, according to Acting Agrarian Policy and Food Minister of Ukraine Olha Trofimtseva.
In January-June 2019, 1.55 million MW of renewable energy generating facilities were installed in Ukraine, which is almost twice as much as during the full year 2018.
Ukraine has every opportunity to get energy independence in five years, Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has said.
Since May 27, 2019, the portfolio of Ukrainian government loan bonds held by non-residents has grown by UAH 14.8 billion or about 35.7%. The total sum of government domestic loan bonds owned by foreign investors makes up UAH 56.23 billion.
The full-scale launch of a new electricity market model will strengthen Ukraine's energy security, Minister of Energy and Coal Industry Ihor Nasalyk has written on Facebook.
The European Union is investing EUR 50 million in the development of Ukrainian river logistics, according to the Government portal.
In June 2019, Ukraine produced over 2.7 million tonnes of coal, which is 8% more than planned.
In May 2019, the average nominal salary amounted to UAH 10,239, which is 2.5 times higher than the minimum wage, according to the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade.
Ukraine´s electricity market has been launched and the first bids have been carried out, according to Vice Prime Minister Volodymyr Kistion.