Ukrainian Christmas tree decorations are exported to 27 countries. This year, their exports have grown significantly, according to the Deputy Ministry for Development of Economy, Trade and Agriculture, Ukraine’s trade representative, Taras Kachka.
The Ukrainian Finance Ministry attracted UAH 5.3 billion to the state budget as a result of the sale of government domestic loan bonds on December 24, the Finance Ministry’s press service reported.
Ukrainian Infrastructure Minister Vladyslav Kryklii has stated that the ministry intends to increase the share of low cost airlines in the Ukrainian aviation market to 45% in 2020, and to 63% in consecutive years.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed Law No. 330-IX "On the Introduction of Amendments to the Law of Ukraine on the Electricity Market," which the parliament passed on December 4, 2019, the press service of the head of state has reported.
Ukraine’s Minister for Development of Economy, Trade and Agriculture Tymofiy Mylovanov has stated said that the unemployment rate among the population aged 15-70 years decreased to 7.3% in Ukraine in the third quarter of the current year against 8% in the third quarter of the previous year.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed a law on the lease of state and municipal property, the press service of the head of state has reported.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed a decree reshuffling the composition of the National Investment Council.
NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine has prepared draft contracts ready for signing. A new round of negotiations with Russia’s Gazprom regarding gas transit through Ukraine will be held on December 26.
A minister of economy in Ukraine should receive a salary of $5,000 to $10,000.
Ukraine retained 10th place in the ranking of the world's largest pig iron producers and 13th place in the ranking of the world's largest steel producers during January-November 2019, according to the World Steel Association.
In January-November, 2019, the construction industry of Ukraine grew by 21.3%.
Kyiv city for the first time has received over UAH 60 million in revenues from tourist tax this year.
JSC Ukrgasvydobuvannya transferred UAH 1.08 billion of rent payments to local budgets in January-November 2019, the company’s press service reported.
In January-November 2019, UAH 7.878 billion was transferred to the accounts of insolvent banks, according to the Deposit Guarantee Fund of Ukraine.