Over the three quarters of 2019, the National Bank received UAH 1.9 billion of refinancing loans issued to insolvent banks, according to the NBU press service
The Cabinet of Ministers approved a decision to dismiss Chairman of the State Service of Ukraine on Food Safety and Consumer Protection Volodymyr Lapa, acting Director of the state-run enterprise Ukrspyrt Yuriy Luchechko and Chairman of the Board of PJSC Agrarian Fund Andriy Radchenko.
In January-September 2019, retail trade turnover in Ukraine reached UAH 568.6 billion, an increase of 20.0% compared to the corresponding period in 2018, the State Statistics Service reported.
The new State Customs Service of Ukraine has started to create regional departments.
The Cabinet of Ministers has stated that the official exchange rate of hryvnia is expected to range from UAH 24.8 to UAH 27.0 per the U.S. dollar in 2020.
Head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Andriy Bohdan and his deputies Andriy Smirnov and Yulia Kovaliv held a meeting with G7 Ambassadors to Ukraine.
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved a motion for ratification by the Verkhovna Rada of amendments to the Association Agreement between Ukraine and the European Union on increasing the quota for Ukrainian poultry meat exporters, according to the Government portal.
23 October 2019
The Government of Ukraine has approved the macroeconomic forecast for 2020 and can now prepare the draft state budget for the second reading.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has invited the Japanese Marubeni Corporation to invest in projects in Ukraine, including the construction of waste recycling plants and roads.
The English Court of Appeal has ordered businessmen Ihor Kolomoisky, Gennadiy Bogolyubov and other defendants to pay PrivatBank a total of GBP 10.9 million by November 12, PrivatBank has said in a press release obtained by Ukrinform.
PJSC Ukrnafta paid UAH 9.7 billion in taxes in January-September 2019, according to the report posted on the company’s website.
The Hungarian low-cost airline Wizz Air has announced it will open a new route from Odesa International Airport to Bratislava, Slovakia's capital, according to the airport’s administration.
President Volodymyr Zelensky at a meeting with the leadership of the Japan Association of New Economy (JANE) in Tokyo has told about the Ukrainian IT sector and the project “State in Smartphone,” according to the president’s press service.
President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky discussed with President of the Japan International Cooperation Agency Shinichi Kitaoka the prospects for further cooperation.