The appointment of Anatoliy Kinakh, chairman of the Ukrainian Union of Industrialists and Businessmen and Our Ukraine lawmakers, to the Ukrainian government will be officially announced at a government’s session tomorrow, on 21 March.
According to an UNIAN correspondent, Prime Minister of Ukraine Victor Yanukovych claimed this to journalists after a solemn meeting on occasion of the 15th anniversary of UUIB today.
“I will tell you the following: Anatoliy Kyrylovych [Kinakh] agreed to become my first deputy for issues of carrying out reforms in Ukraine. And his post we will determine by the morning”, Victor Yanukovych claimed.
Asked by journalists whether somebody of Ministers will be dismissed, the Prime Minister confirmed this information.
At the same time, a source close to A.Kinakh disclosed to UNIAN that he will occupy the post of the Economics Minister Volodymyr Makukha (V.Makukha was appointed as Economics Minister in the Yanukovych’s government on 7 August 2006).