Meme turning into reality: Debtors' pet dogs put up for auction sale Earlier this year, a novice politician suggested on live TV that a retiree struggling to pay her bills sell her pet dog.
09:50, 21 May 2020
Ukraine's president lists priority bills for parliament The Servant of the People Party will have the president's support as long as it votes for all the bills that are important for the nation.
15:40, 20 May 2020
Option of default off the table – Zelensky's spox The president hopes that MPs at their upcoming extraordinary meeting will vote for the required legislative initiatives to support businesses, vulnerable segments of the population, as well as highly important reforms in the banking and agricultural sectors.
21:20, 27 March 2020
Business associations call on lawmakers to amend administration of retail excise tax on cigarettes The measure would facilitate competition in distribution channels.
12:56, 13 January 2020
Ukraine's PM Honcharuk: Heating bills may be reduced by 30% According to the prime minister, today the government has transferred all tools necessary for recalculation to the local authorities.
23:32, 24 December 2019
Ukraine's National Bank may double limit on individuals' investment abroad The complete abolition of the limit on such investment is possible only after the implementation of BEPS laws.
16:41, 06 December 2019
Zelensky sets task to cut heating tariffs for Ukrainians as early as Dec (Video) Ukrainian Prime Minister Oleksiy Honcharuk noted the need to adopt an appropriate law to this end.
17:25, 30 November 2019
Some 14% of Ukrainian households spend more than half of income on utilities – poll Almost half of the respondents (45%) said their utility payments in October 2019 increased year-over-year.
09:40, 29 November 2019
Some 50% of Ukrainians complain about inflation, rising bills – poll However, 37.5% of respondents believe that Ukraine is moving "in the right direction".
11:20, 12 November 2019
Zelensky invites Parliament to allow people of Ukraine to submit bills The text of the relevant draft law is available on Parliament website.
14:25, 02 September 2019
Zelensky says 74 anti-corruption bills already submitted to Parliament The president notes that the High Anti-Corruption Court will soon start its work in Ukraine while new SBU and PGO chiefs will be appointed, which will also contribute to anti-corruption progress.
09:00, 02 September 2019
Ukraine's leading party tells of first bills to be voted in new Rada Some of them had been submitted by President Zelensky to the outgoing convocation of Ukraine's Parliament, but were never considered.
14:00, 31 July 2019
Zelensky addresses Ukrainian lawmakers The president urged not to spoil the bills with "corruption antics."
11:15, 27 May 2019
Ukraine's Deposit Guarantee Fund repays over US$121 mln in debt to Finance Ministry ahead of time The balance of debt on the ministry's bills exceeds UAH 52 billion ($1.9 billion).
13:30, 11 April 2019
U.S., EU ambassadors, IMF mission ask Ukraine to postpone consideration of bills regarding illegal enrichment – MP The parties note the "imperfection" of said draft laws.
20:15, 18 March 2019
Four mln Ukrainian households to receive cash subsidies – minister This is about UAH 1,500 [US$55] in subsidies per month on average.
23:50, 15 February 2019
Firtash's regional gas companies to be inspected over wrong bills In November, Ukrainians received gas bills, where the cost of gas differed from that for the actual consumption volumes.
16:20, 12 December 2018
Sociologists name key driver for possible protests in Ukraine Less than 20% of Ukrainians are eager to take to the streets to defend civil rights and freedoms.
21:35, 14 September 2018
National Bank names banknotes forged most often US$100 banknotes accounted for 94% of the total amount of counterfeit U.S. dollar bills withdrawn from circulation in Ukraine.
19:10, 08 June 2018