Remittances from labor migrants dropping – NBU Since the beginning of summer, they have fallen by 8.5%.
12:20, 04 August 2020
High demand for Ukrainian workers seen in Europe Ukrainians are being offered most jobs in Poland, the Czech Republic, and Germany.
12:00, 21 July 2020
Ukrainian labor migrants' remittances shrink by 13.2% in April – NBU Private remittances to Ukraine in January-April grew by 2.4%, to US$3.7 billion y-o-y.
15:00, 24 June 2020
One in seven wage-earning Ukrainians employed abroad – media The volume of remittances is expected to fall sharply amid COVID-19 lockdowns.
12:40, 23 June 2020
Bill on protection of labor migrants passes first reading in Ukraine's parliament The relevant bill provides that only an employer should pay employment fees for Ukrainians who go to work abroad.
11:55, 17 June 2020
Ukraine's central bank predicts decline in labor migrants' remittances in 2020 over COVID-19 Money remittances from labor migrants may shrink from US$12 billion in 2019, to US$10 billion.
13:25, 18 May 2020
PM decries reports on travel ban for Ukrainian labor migrants as "fake news", "lies" The Government seeks EU states to provide health security and normal working conditions for Ukrainian workers.
16:00, 13 May 2020
Some EU countries need tens of thousands of labor migrants from Ukraine – Prystaiko The official assured that in no way does the Ukrainian government interfere with the process of overseas employment.
11:20, 12 May 2020
Ukraine's MFA: There's no ban on labor migrants' departure Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Vadym Prystaiko has been instructed to address the issue of labor migrants.
12:20, 06 May 2020
National Bank lowers forecast for Ukrainian labor migrants' remittances in 2020 A decrease in Ukrainians' spending on travelling will more than offset the fall in amounts to be transferred by Ukrainians from abroad.
12:20, 05 May 2020
Finland expects to employ 15,000 Ukrainian seasonal workers this year, says Ukraine's Vice PM Austria, Denmark, Norway, and other countries have also expressed their will to receive Ukrainian labor migrants.
23:10, 04 May 2020
Labor migrants to be allowed out of Ukraine, but employers must provide contracts, health security European farmers have been struggling with harvesting their crops amid border lockdowns, including in Ukraine, caused by the coronavirus quarantine measures.
20:00, 03 May 2020
PM Shmyhal: Ukraine ready for talks on labor migration with Europe amid pandemic Only Finland has officially contacted the Ukrainian government.
20:59, 29 April 2020
Ukraine not to allow citizens to travel abroad for seasonal works amid COVID-19 pandemic – FM Kuleba All efforts of the Ukrainian government are aimed at returning Ukrainians who got stuck in other countries.
14:20, 28 April 2020
Poland sees acute shortage of labor force, mulls charter flights for Ukrainian seasonal workers The country is facing a threat of losing part of this season's crops if no measures are taken.
12:40, 27 April 2020
Finnish agriculture facing issues over Ukraine travel ban Finland gave permission for 1,500 workers to come to Finland; just 200 have arrived from Ukraine so far.
09:00, 27 April 2020
Remittances from labor migrants to Ukraine amount to $16 bln – World Bank Ukraine is Europe's largest recipient of such money transfers.
22:50, 23 April 2020
Over 140,000 Ukrainian migrant workers leave Poland for Ukraine over COVID-19 In total, 650,000 people returned to Ukraine from March 13 to April 1.
12:28, 10 April 2020
Educated, young people leave Ukraine for Poland – study According to the study, only 30% of Ukrainian labor migrants plan to return to Ukraine.
18:59, 02 March 2020