Cabinet takes step toward creating new Agrarian Policy MinistryOn December 17, the Verkhovna Rada supported the appointment of Roman Leshchenko as Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food of Ukraine.
22:15, 28 December 2020
Economy ministry to expand pilot project to use State Agrarian Register in all Ukraine regionsIn total, the pilot project will cover 53 unified territorial communities nationwide.
15:35, 26 August 2020
Zelensky says Ukraine to restore Agriculture Ministry – mediaUkraine liquidated a separate Agriculture Ministry last year, combining it with the Economy Ministry.
16:30, 09 July 2020
Ukraine's government plans to increase buckwheat stocksIn total, 74,000 hectares were sown with buckwheat this year.
15:15, 09 July 2020
Ukraine sees shadow economy shrink in 2019 - ministryIts share was 28% of the country's official GDP.
12:15, 01 July 2020
Ukraine's GDP drops by 5% since early 2020 – economy ministryThis indicator is fully in line with the forecast.
14:55, 05 June 2020
New Ukraine economy minister "lacked time" to declare house outside Kyiv, Moscow flat: SchemesUnder the current law, an asset declaration could be updated within seven days since its first submission.
11:30, 22 March 2020
Ukraine's Cabinet appoints acting economy ministerAccording to Kukhta, the main task for the ministry team is the continuation of the initiated reforms.
20:05, 10 March 2020
Economy minister: Ukraine gets EUR 1.25 bln from latest eurobond issueThe bonds were acquired by 200 investment funds from 31 countries.
16:41, 28 January 2020
Economy minister says current hryvnia rate "very strong" but harmful for exportersThe minister commented on the latest forex developments and the central bank's key rate.
11:40, 25 December 2019
Economy Ministry in Ukraine gains control of almost 500 agricultural enterprisesPresident Zelensky earlier said more than half of Ukrspyrt's output remains in the "shadow".
13:40, 03 November 2019
Ukraine's security service detains ex-deputy minister on treason charges (Photo)The former official was detained "for causing large-scale damage to the state's defense capability."
16:27, 22 October 2019
Journalist names most likely candidate to become Ukraine's next ecomony ministerHe is an honorary president of the Kyiv School of Economics, the organization that held training sessions in economy for the president's Servant of the People party recently.
18:30, 27 August 2019
Economy Ministry advises president to veto extension of farmland sale banThe ECHR has recognized that a ban on the sale or any other way of alienating agricultural land in Ukraine violates the provisions of the Convention for the Protection of Human Rights and Fundamental Freedoms.
11:20, 24 January 2019
Economy ministry to oblige all businesses to accept non-cash payments for goods, servicesThe price of goods or services for cash or non-cash funds must not differ, the officials say.
12:40, 16 November 2018
Ukraine could quit daylight saving clock changes following EUThe economy ministry says it has no due diligence report on the actual reduction of power consumption as a result of changing the clocks.
10:20, 05 September 2018
Crowd excited to see U.S.-supplied Javelins at Independence Day parade dress rehearsal in KyivSoldiers armed with the anti-tank guided missile launchers rode Ukraine's Varta armored vehicles.
10:40, 23 August 2018
Shadow economy in Ukraine makes up for 33% of official GDP in 1Q – economy ministryThe figure fell by 4 percentage points year-on-year.
10:20, 23 August 2018
Ukraine imposes sanctions against Russian coal supplier<p>The Ministry of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine has introduced sanctions against Russia’s Yuzhtrans (Shakhty, Rostov region), which is one of the largest suppliers of anthracite to Ukraine, in particular for the needs of the power generating company Donbasenergo, as stated in the ministry’s order No. 1583 of October 30, Liga.net reports.</p>
23:10, 07 November 2017