European Commission planning to give Ukraine's economy new «drive» .

The Commissioner said it was about all areas which would contribute to economy growth and new jobs.

Olivér Várhelyi / flickr.com/european_parliament

Olivér Várhelyi / flickr.com/european_parliament

The new composition of the European Commission is set to give a new "drive" to Ukraine's economy to make sure it achieves sustainable growth, says European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Olivér Várhelyi.

"This Commission is interested in creating a much stronger economic drive in the Eastern Partnership. Having seen already the progress that provides us with an opportunity to accelerate our work, to build together a strong, resilient economy, market economy for Ukraine, and for the people of the country," Várhelyi said Wednesday during a joint press conference with Oleksiy Honcharuk, the Ukrainian Prime Minister, according to an UNIAN correspondent.

Read alsoCentral bank estimates Ukraine's GDP growth in 2019 at 3.3%

The European Commissioner believes work should continue on all areas "where we can bring growth and jobs" back to Ukraine.

Related news

Government aid amid quarantine: what businesses and citizens should expect.

The Verkhovna Rada has passed a bill, submitted by government, on additional social and economic guarantees in connection with the coronavirus epidemic. Businesses assure that the measures being taken are not enough to get the country out of the c...

IMF program will open another intl financing for Ukraine – NBU head.

The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) hopes for the final adoption by the Verkhovna Rada of a law on banks next week, which will allow receiving both the EFF program from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) and related financing from the World Bank...

National Bank not ready to lift restrictions on Ukraine's forex market.

The NBU has no plans to introduce any additional limits.

No grounds to impose currency restrictions - NBU

The National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has said there are no grounds to impose currency restrictions despite the not very favorable macroeconomic situation in Ukraine, the central bank's press service has reported on Facebook, following an online ...

2 2

Experts: No prerequisites for grain deficit in Ukraine.

Analysts expect no rise in grain prices this season despite the global coronavirus pandemic.

By continuing to browse World News (UAZMI), you acknowledge that you have read the Terms of Use and agree to the use of cookies