The Ukrainian delegation, headed by Deputy Prime Minister, Minister for Strategic Industries Oleh Urusky, will visit the IDEF 2021 defense exhibit which will be held in Turkey on August 17-20.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal assures that the land market continues to function in a routine mode, smoothly and without conflicts. The number of registered transactions exceeded 6,500.
14 August 2021
The World Bank will assist Ukraine in setting up an efficient climate fund that will co-finance decarbonization and modernization programs through transparent procedures.
13 August 2021
In Ukraine, cereals and legumes were harvested on an area of 9 million hectares (56% of the forecast) with a yield of 44.1 c/ha, while 39.5 million tonnes of grain was threshed as of August 12.
A delegation from ORLEN Polish oil concern, led by President Daniel Obajtek, visited Ukraine this week and held a series of meetings with government officials and state-owned companies under the auspices of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
Fitch Ratings international rating agency has affirmed the credit rating of Ukrzaliznytsia JSC, (Ukrainian railways) at "B" and improved the rating outlook from stable to positive.
Reform of the coal industry and the gradual abandonment of thermal generation are important factors contributing to decarbonization and climate neutrality.
12 August 2021
On August 12, 2021, First Deputy Head of the State Agency for Tourism Development Kyrylo Dombrovsky and Head of the Ukrainian Gambling Council Anton Kuchukhidze signed a memorandum of cooperation.
The Ukrainian low-cost carrier SkyUp Airlines will again open a flight program from Kyiv to the island of Zanzibar (Tanzania) from October 23, 2021, the airline’s press service reports.
Law enforcers have established that JSC State Food and Grain Corporation of Ukraine (SFGCU) in January-May 2021 concluded with foreign counterparts foreign economic contracts for grain exports, and as of late July, the receivables of these companies to the state company amounted to more than $57 million.
In January-July 2021, the exports of Ukrainian agro-industrial products to the EU increased by 10% compared to the same period last year, up to $3.7 billion.
Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky has enacted the National Security and Defense Council's decision on Ukraine's economic security strategy until 2025, the President's Office has reported.
11 August 2021
President Volodymyr Zelensky has signed the Law of Ukraine “On Stimulating the Development of the Digital Economy in Ukraine,” according to his press service.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has formed a working group on innovative economic development which will function as a communication platform.
As of August 11, 5,552 land purchase and sale agreements were concluded in Ukraine.
Ukraine’s low-cost carrier Bees Airline will launch regular flights to Samarkand (Uzbekistan) from August 30, 2021, the company's press service reports.
In January-July 2021, Ukrainian taxpayers paid UAH 194.3 billion worth of a single contribution to the compulsory state social insurance, which is UAH 31.8 billion, or 19.6% more year-on-year.
Inflation will remain above 10% in the third quarter of 2021, but will slow down by the end of the year, according to the NBU press service.
Eleven services are already available within the Unified State Electronic System for the Construction Sector (USESCS) on the Diia portal.
Ukraine and the United States need to deepen their strategic dialogue on energy as an effective tool for accelerating decarbonization processes.
10 August 2021
The Ukrainian low-cost carrier SkyUp Airlines will launch flights to Lisbon from August 23, the airline’s press service reports.
Ukraine's Ambassador to Kyrgyzstan Valeriy Zhovtenko has met with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kyrgyz Republic Ruslan Kazakbaev, according to the Embassy of Ukraine in Kyrgyzstan.
As of August 10, 5,206 agreements were registered in the Ukrainian agricultural land market. The total area of sold land plots exceeded 10,000 hectares.
The State Agency on Energy Efficiency and Energy Saving of Ukraine and the Ministry of Economy and Sustainable Development of Georgia signed a Memorandum of Understanding in the areas of energy efficiency, renewable energy, and alternative fuels.
Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine Dmytro Kuleba had a phone conversation with Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia Prince Faisal bin Farhan Al Saud, the ministry’s press service reports.
The total electricity exports for August 2-8, 2021, amounted to 56.5 million kWh, which is 35.5% below the numbers reported the previous week (July 26 - August 1).
Boryspil International Airport, located just outside Kyiv, ranked fifth in 2021 among the 10 best airports across the region of Eastern Europe.
09 August 2021
Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmyhal discussed bilateral cooperation, integration into the European Union and accession to the European energy network ENTSO-E with Prime Minister of Moldova Natalia Gavrilița during a telephone conversation on August 9.
Last week, the National Bank of Ukraine bought US$76.3 million on the interbank foreign exchange market.