French Ambassador to Ukraine Etienne de Poncins has said he believes in the success of the French-Ukrainian contract for the construction of patrol boats.
22 July 2020
The Council of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has appointed Yuriy Heletiy deputy NBU governor, the NBU's press service has reported.
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has supported the creation of a ministry for strategic industries.
Ukraine exported agricultural products worth $10.4 billion between January-June 2020, which is only $0.1 billion more than in the same period last year, the Institute of Agrarian Economics (IAE) reported.
The World Bank supports commitments of the new Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Kyrylo Shevchenko to maintain the central bank’s independence, as well as to enhance supervision and regulation policies, Anna Bierde, the Vice President of the World Bank for Europe and Central Asia has said.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal has stated that Switzerland is among five major investors in the Ukrainian economy and supports the country on the path of change and structural reforms.
The National Bank of Ukraine will continue to pursue the policy of transparent and predictable partnership.
A technical assistance mission for tax policy of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) completed its work in Ukraine on July 21, the Ukrainian Finance Ministry’s press service reported.
The G7 ambassadors have congratulated Kyrylo Shevchenko on his appointment as Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) and stressed the importance of maintaining an independent and rational monetary policy and effective regulation of the banking system.
21 July 2020
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky is convinced that Switzerland's experience in developing tourism and infrastructure can be useful to Ukraine, and Swiss investors can join the development of the Ukrainian tourism industry.
The Finance Ministry expects that a decline in the Ukrainian economy will be less than earlier predicted by the International Monetary Fund (IMF).
Minister of Economic Development, Trade, and Agriculture of Ukraine Ihor Petrashko and Kazakh Ambassador to Ukraine Darkhan Kaletayev discussed the strengthening of trade and economic cooperation between the countries.
New Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Kyrylo Shevchenko has stated that the central bank aims to promote lending projects, reduce the level of problem loans in banks and maintain macro-stability.
20 July 2020
Newly-appointed Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Kyrylo Shevchenko believes that Ukraine can become a regional financial hub in five years.