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UNIAN: Groysman – Ukraine builds, repairs 6,500 km of roads over 3 years

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Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman says 6,500 km of roads has been repaired and/or built across the country over the past three years. Read more here. The post UNIAN: Groysman – Ukraine builds, repairs 6,500 km of roads over 3 years appeared first on KyivPost.

Cabinet to raise gas prices for population by 23.5 percent from November

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Ukrainians will have to pay a 23.5 percent more for gas from Nov. 1, Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman said during a government meeting on Oct. 19. The decision had to be taken to fulfil one of the key demands of the International Monetary Fund, so that Ukraine can be given the next tra...

Kyiv International Economic Forum begins with familiar refrain: ‘Ukraine needs investment’

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On Oct. 18 and 19, the Kyiv International Economic Forum, or KIEF, rounds ups several events that focused on business and foreign direct investment for Ukraine. “The Kyiv International Economic Forum here in Ukraine has made big steps in its development in recent years,” said Prime Minister Volod...

Groysman expects Rada to adopt draft budget for 2019 at first reading this week

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Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said he expects the Verkhovna Rada to adopt the country’s draft state budget for 2019 at first reading during the current plenary week from October 16 to 19. “This week we are expecting budget conclusions and the first reading of the dra...

UkrInform: Sophia the robot developers, Ukraine’s State Agency for e-Governance sign memorandum

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The State Agency for e-Governance of Ukraine has signed a memorandum of cooperation with Hanson Robotics and AngelVest. Read more here. The post UkrInform: Sophia the robot developers, Ukraine’s State Agency for e-Governance sign memorandum appeared first on KyivPost.

Cabinet to allocate Hr 100 million to eliminate fire consequences in Ichnia

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Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has said that the government would allocate Hr 100 million to eliminate the consequences of the fire and the rupture of ammunition in the warehouses of the Ministry of Defense near the town of Ichnia, Chernihiv region. “Today we will decide on th...

UNIAN: PM Groysman announces construction of modern highway in Ukraine

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Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman has announced the start of construction of an 80-kilometer-long concrete highway H31 Dnipro-Reshetylivka. Read more on UNIAN: https://economics.unian.info/10292208-pm-groysman-announces-construction-of-modern-highway-in-ukraine.html The post UNIAN: PM ...

Speed control on roads to resume in Ukraine on Oct. 8

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Speed control on roads will be resumed in Ukraine from October 8, Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said. “Since Monday, we are restoring speed control on the roads. The first week is in the warning mode, and then we use all the mechanisms for punishing violators. We do it not...

Groysman to visit Chisinau on Oct. 5

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Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman will pay a visit to Chisinau on October 5, Minister of Foreign Affairs and European Integration of Moldova Tudor Ulianovschi has said. “Our meeting is important in the context of the meeting of Prime Minister of Moldova Pavel Filip and Prime Mini...

UkrInform: Cabinet approves decisions required to start heating season

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The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the decisions needed for the launch of the heating season in Ukraine. Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman stated this at a government meeting on October 3, an Ukrinform correspondent reports. Read more here.  The post UkrInform: Cabinet approves decisions requi...

UNIAN: Groysman hopes to reach gas prices deal with IMF based on real economic situation in Ukraine

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Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman expects to reach an agreement with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) on raising gas prices for households, taking into account the real economic situation in Ukraine and its citizens’ income. Read more here. The post UNIAN: Groysman hopes to ...

UkrInform: Groysman strongly against liquidation of Naftogaz

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Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said that he is strongly against a proposal to liquidate NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine. “Now the work is being carried out on arresting assets. They [Russia’s Gazprom] really have to transfer us 2.6 billion dollars. It is clear that the liquidation of Naftogaz wil...

UNIAN: Groysman vows `systemic rise` of pensions as early as March 2019

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According to the head of government, his two major tasks at the moment are on the one hand, to prevent the collapse of the Ukrainian economy over non-fulfillment of obligations to international partners and on the other, to “protect people.” Read more here. The post UNIAN: Groysman vo...

BPP faction, Groysman discuss rise in gas price for public, cost of medicine

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The parliamentary faction Bloc of Petro Poroshenko (BPP) at a meeting on October 1, attended by Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman, discussed cooperation with the International Monetary Fund, raising the price of gas for the population and financing medicine. “Volodymyr Groysman an...

UkrInform: Go Highway – Groysman shows new highway M-09

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New highway M-09 Ternopil-Lviv-Rava-Ruska, a part of the Go Highway corridor, clearly demonstrates the implementation of the road construction development strategy. “The government’s promise is fulfilled. Earlier it took more than three hours to drive along that worn-down road. Now we...

UkrInform: Groysman says local budget revenues in dollar terms doubled for 3 years

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Over the past three years, the revenues of local budgets of Ukraine in dollar terms have doubled, Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman said during the forum of local self-government in Ternopil. Readd more here. The post UkrInform: Groysman says local budget revenues in dollar terms doubl...

Groysman: Army cannot be strong with weak economy

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Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman shares the opinion on the insufficient level of financing the needs of rearmament of the Armed Forces in the draft national budget for 2019, but proposes to link the needs for these purposes with the objective capabilities of the national economy. R...

Groysman says Cabinet proposes Hr 5.4 billion in budget funds for culture next year

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Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman says the Ukrainian government proposes Hr 5.4 billion, or $192 million, in budget funds for culture in 2019. While presenting the draft national budget for 2019 at a government meeting in Kyiv on September 14, Groysman said Hr 1 billion would be allocat...

UkrInform: Groysman tells Condoleezza Rice about changes in Ukraine

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Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman held a meeting with former U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice on Sept. 14 evening. Read more here. The post UkrInform: Groysman tells Condoleezza Rice about changes in Ukraine appeared first on KyivPost.

112.ua: Groysman says Road Fund in 2019 draft budget increased by $2 billion

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The Road Fund will increase by $300 million in 2019. Such an increase is budgeted for the 2019 draft budget, which was introduced by the Cabinet of Ministers on Sept. 14. 112 Ukraine reported. Read more here. The post 112.ua: Groysman says Road Fund in 2019 draft budget increased by $2 billion ap...

Groysman: Failure to meet IMF requirements will put Ukraine on brink of default

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Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has promised to inform the public about the results of negotiations with representatives of a mission from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) who arrived in the country. “Earlier, they signed a memorandum with creditors and did not fulfil what ...

UNIAN: Groysman says gas price hikes for households seem inevitable

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Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr says gas price hikes for households seem inevitable and predicts that debates on the issue will be completed in September. “My task amid the inevitability of price hikes is to work out all mechanisms for additional social protection of people,” the p...

Groysman: Compromise for gas price with IMF allows continuing cooperation with financial world

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Finding a compromise with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) for the price of gas for households would allow continuing cooperation of Ukraine with the international financial institutions (IFIs) and settle the issue of the debt burden, Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman has said. ...

PM Groysman concedes need for gas price hike

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Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman said that Ukraine needs to raise gas prices, signaling that he may be willing to meet a condition from the International Monetary Fund for Ukraine to receive its next loan tranche. At a press briefing in Lutsk on Aug. 23, Groysman said Ukraine recognizes its obli...

RFE/RL: Aide of Groysman goes on trial as alleged Russian spy

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An aide to Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman who is charged with spying for Russia went on trial on August 22. Stanislav Yezhov has pleaded not guilty to the charges, saying investigators have no evidence that would prove he served as a Russian spy. Read more here. The post RFE/RL: Aide...