Lawmaker: 2021 budget draft has no caps on state-guaranteed debt, public debt may skyrocket Preparations of the draft budget for the first reading are about to start on September 18.
18:59, 18 September 2020
Finance minister elaborates on IMF's position on 2021 budget draft Active discussion of the document with Ukraine's key lender is under way.
17:59, 18 September 2020
Healthcare spending to grow unprecedentedly in 2021 – finance minister Healthcare financing is projected to grow to 5% of GDP by 2023.
16:30, 18 September 2020
PM Shmyhal says 2021 budget draft optimal, realistic The document "takes into account the needs of the people as much as possible."
09:00, 17 September 2020
Minor reshuffle possible in Cabinet before local elections – ruling faction leader At the same time, he stopped short of naming the minister in question.
16:20, 15 September 2020
Cabinet approved amendments to Tax Code for 2021 national budget The amendments contain norms toward improving the conditions for doing business and quality of tax administration.
15:55, 15 September 2020
Over US$21 bln to be spent on public debt payments in 2021 – finance minister Some US$15.7 billion will be spent to pay off the public debt, while US$5.7 billion will be spent on debt servicing.
14:40, 15 September 2020
Finance Ministry elaborates on main indicators of 2021 national budget draft The budget deficit is capped at UAH 270 billion (US$9.7 billion).
19:28, 14 September 2020
Gov't endorses 2021 budget draft submitted by finance ministry The document lays down higher minimum wage.
11:55, 14 September 2020
Finance Ministry elaborates on 2021 national budget The ministry is drafting the national budget for 2021 based on the outlook of economic and social development for 2021-2024.
14:25, 09 September 2020
Ukraine's Cabinet to submit 2021 budget draft to Rada before Sept 15 The Finance Ministry is drafting the document based on the outlook of economic and social development for 2021-2024.
16:30, 31 August 2020
Ukraine sees US$1.9 bln budget deficit in Jan-July The country's consolidated budget over the period under review also saw a US$1.2 billion deficit.
15:30, 27 August 2020
Russia to cut spending on annexed Crimea The costs will be reduced in the next two years.
00:59, 07 August 2020
State budget receipts in July stand at 111.6% of target – Treasury In January-July, the state budget was fulfilled by 94%.
09:00, 04 August 2020
Ukrainian customs agency fulfills July plans Last month's figure was 17% up on that registered in the previous month.
23:55, 03 August 2020
Ukraine's government approves Ukrzaliznytsia's 2020 financial plan The payment of dividends is proposed to be postponed.
16:58, 28 July 2020
EU allocates over EUR 11.5 mln for public administration reform in Ukraine In total, the EU has assigned EUR 90 million for 2016-2021 budget support for public administration reform.
20:59, 07 July 2020
Ukraine's parliament speaker sees no grounds for cancelling local elections Some budget funds have already been allocated for holding the vote.
10:57, 02 July 2020
Ukraine's No. 1 bank transfers over US$900 mln in dividends for 2019 to budget It was 75% of the bank's net profit for last year.
17:58, 24 June 2020