World Bank comments on adoption of Ukrainian land turnover law Recommendations include passing additional legislation.
13:40, 03 April 2020
Five bills registered in Ukraine's parliament to block signing of draft law on farmland Two recent documents were registered by members of the Batkivshchyna Party's parliamentary faction.
20:58, 31 March 2020
Farmland market launched in Ukraine: main facts In the first two years after the launch of land reform, land purchases shall be limited to 100 ha per buyer.
11:20, 31 March 2020
Rada postpones vote on land reform, awaiting guarantees from IMF – media Starting today, March 17, the Verkhovna Rada will continue considering amendments to land reform.
16:20, 17 March 2020
Issue of farmland sales to foreigners must be resolved at referendum – PM The Cabinet chief emphasizes that the law opening the land market in Ukraine will give Ukrainians the right to actually use their land.
10:20, 06 March 2020
Mylovanov: Launch of farmland market not condition for Ukraine to receive new IMF program The new program of cooperation with the IMF will be a positive signal for investors to inject money into Ukraine.
15:32, 24 February 2020
Ukrainian MPs clash in Rada over land market bill (Video) The lawmakers were blocking the rostrum.
13:20, 06 February 2020
Zelensky signs law to tackle raiders in agri-sector The Rada passed the relevant bill at second reading and as a whole on December 5.
20:30, 14 January 2020
Ukrainian lessee farmers to be able to buy land on preferential terms – economy minister This will be a tool for indirect state support for farmers, the official says.
13:52, 14 January 2020
Ukraine's land market: Zelensky proposes limiting to 10,000 ha of farmland per person It was originally planned to allow one person to own up to 200,000 ha of farmland.
13:02, 19 December 2019
Some 57.9% of Ukrainians show no support for free farmland market launch – poll At the same time, 70.7% of Ukrainians are okay with legalization of amber mining.
17:50, 25 November 2019
Ruling party in Ukraine says land market law set to be passed in December The deputy faction chief says this depends on when the relevant committee will finish considering all amendments.
18:00, 22 November 2019
Ukraine's farmland reform to attract domestic investment in agribusiness – economy ministry The priority areas are those where state support has already given a start to development, but has not yet allowed to make a "quantum leap."
16:57, 20 November 2019
Razumkov: Ukraine's farmland market may be open to foreigners only after referendum (Video) First Deputy Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada Ruslan Stefanchuk and experts are developing a package of bills on democracy, which will focus, among other things, on local and national referenda.
13:20, 15 November 2019
World Bank welcomes "successful first reading" of bill on farmland sale in Ukraine The Bank says it looks forward to the positive adoption of the law.
09:55, 15 November 2019
Ukraine's parliament passes farmland land in first reading Relevant bill No. 2178-10 was backed by 240 MPs with the required minimum of 226 votes.
16:00, 13 November 2019
Economy ministry comments on possible price of land plots following market launch President Zelensky earlier said foreigners and foreign entities would be allowed to buy land only if the idea found support at an all-Ukrainian referendum.
11:40, 13 November 2019
Land reform: PM Honcharuk allows for compromise on land purchase by foreigners Foreign nationals could be able to acquire land plots via local law firms.
19:10, 22 October 2019
Zelensky rules out adoption of bill on Ukraine's land market in current version The president noted two significant shortcomings of the draft law.
12:20, 11 October 2019