Zelensky on expenditure cuts amid coronavirus: defense budget not to suffer Draft amendments also keep in place a number of important expenses, including for the development of regions, support for farmers, cultural fund, Ukrainian film production, and book publishing, as well as support for athletes, teacher training, and the New Ukrainian School reform.
13:40, 11 April 2020
No more than $1,730 a month: Zelensky announces salary cuts for civil servants Million-worth salaries and bonuses will remain a thing of the past.
23:20, 10 April 2020
Ukraine's Cabinet proposes amendments to 2020 budget over coronavirus spread To cover the deficit, the government proposes raising domestic borrowings by US$5.3 billion and external ones by US$4.7 billion.
19:20, 26 March 2020
Ukrposhta's anti-crisis plan: Dismiss 30% of administrative staff except top managers The company has time to agree on a new pension delivery tariff, which is expected to be approved before December 1. This would allow dropping job cuts.
15:00, 02 November 2018
Poroshenko opposes cutting number of State Postal Service rural branches Poroshenko called on interlocutors to reach a compromise.
12:00, 12 July 2018
Ukraine mulls gas consumption cuts in face of Gazprom's latest move By suddenly refusing to supply prepaid gas, Gazprom is pushing Ukraine toward taking advantage of transit flows, in an attempt to discredit the country in the eyes of international community.
21:50, 01 March 2018
British Army chief to call for investment to keep up with Russia - BBC <p>The British Army's ability to respond to threats "will be eroded if we don't keep up with our adversaries", reads the speech, approved by Defense Secretary Gavin Williamson, that comes amid speculation of potential defense cuts, according to the BBC.</p>
10:40, 22 January 2018