The martial law in ten regions of Ukraine had little impact on the agro-industrial complex.
On December 20, 2018, the Deposit Guarantee Fund repaid UAH 140 million to the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU). The repayment of the loan was ahead of schedule, the Fund’s press service reports.
The order of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine No. 758 of September 19, 2018 "On Approval of the Procedure for State Water Monitoring" will come into force from January 1, 2019.
Over 29,000 depositors and clients of insolvent PJSC Bank Mykhailivskyi have received over UAH 2.415 billion of guaranteed reimbursement.
PJSC Ukrposhta, the national postal operator, will cancel an additional payment for parcel deliveries to villages from January 1, 2019, the company’s press service reports.
PrivatBank declared a profit of UAH 9.03 billion in January-November 2018, FinBalance has reported, with reference to the bank's report.
Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree with an expanded list of Ukrainian individuals and legal entities under sanctions.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman supports the practice of creating industrial parks, especially in the regions, as they allow to attract technology and investment.
Moody's international rating agency has upgraded Ukraine’s rating.
Ukraine used 600 million cubic meters of gas from the storage facilities over the past week.
Social Policy Minister Andriy Reva has stated that 10 years are needed to eliminate the deficit of the Pension Fund of Ukraine.
In 2019, the minimum wage in Ukraine will increase by 12% and will amount UAH 4,173 (about USD 152).
In January-November 2018, Ukrainian enterprises completed construction works worth UAH 115 billion, which is 6.3% higher compared with the corresponding period in 2017.
The electronic procurement system ProZorro.Sale has brought UAH 7.47 billion to the state since the beginning of the current year, the press service of the Economic Development and Trade Ministry reports.