Week's balance: gas price hike, IMF agreement, and budget battles
The Verkhovna Rada made the first step toward adopting the Budget 2019 and considered amendments to the Tax Code, which imply an increase in a number of...
18:20, 21 October 2018
Week's balance: IMF's negative outlook, falling oil prices, and pleasant forex news
The collapse in global stock markets pulled down oil prices, which heralds a reduction in the cost of fuel in Ukraine. At the same time, the IMF has worsened...
14:40, 15 October 2018
Week's balance: Economic outlook by World Bank, delay of large-scale privatization, and 100% readiness for winter
The government reported its readiness for the heating season and approved the starting price and terms of privatization of Centrenergo, while the sale...
13:30, 07 October 2018
Week's balance: Awaiting gas tariffs, fighting corruption in construction sector, and new tax evasion schemes in exports
Negotiations with the International Monetary Fund on the next bailout tranche are being delayed due to disagreements over the gas price for the population;...
15:00, 29 September 2018