Zelensky's Office chief, World Bank official discuss provision of US$350 mln loan to Ukraine The loan will support reforms that are critical to economic recovery.
13:10, 09 July 2020
Next World Bank, IMF meetings to be virtual: World Bank chief – media The two international finance institutions also held their Spring Meetings online in April.
11:30, 07 July 2020
World Bank appoints new Country Director for Belarus, Moldova, Ukraine He will work with the World Bank's sister institutions – IFC and MIGA, to strengthen World Bank Group delivery in the respective countries.
12:20, 30 June 2020
World Bank approves US$350 mln loan to support economic reforms in Ukraine The COVID-19 pandemic is resulting in a sharp economic downturn that is hurting the incomes of ordinary Ukrainians and small businesses, and straining the government's budget.
16:15, 27 June 2020
Ukraine to get US$200 mln loan from IBRD for agriculture The relevant loan agreement was concluded on August 27, 2019.
12:15, 16 June 2020
Ukraine expects US$350 mln from World Bank by end of June The IMF's financing unlocks other partners' loans.
10:40, 11 June 2020
World Bank expects Ukraine's economy to shrink by 3.5% in 2020 The country's economy will see a 3% growth in 2021.
10:40, 10 June 2020
World Bank: COVID-19 to plunge global economy into worst recession since World War 2 According to World Bank forecasts, the global economy will shrink by 5.2% this year.
12:00, 09 June 2020
Ukraine's government aims at Top 30 of World Bank's Doing Business Talks are under way to reduce the tax burden on small- and medium-sized enterprises.
01:40, 28 May 2020
Ukraine, World Bank sign US$150 mln loan agreement to support vulnerable groups The country may get US$50 million as early as in May this year.
16:15, 06 May 2020
World Bank announces $135 mln aid for Ukraine's health sector The project will provide $35 million for COVID-19 emergency response activities.
13:00, 28 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
World Bank to allocate US$50 mln in aid to vulnerable groups in Ukraine The assistance is provided as additional funding under the project, titled "The Social Assistance System Modernization Project."
16:08, 10 April 2020
Coronavirus crisis to drag Ukraine's economy down, World Bank says GDP in 2020 could drop by 3.5%.
22:40, 09 April 2020
Reuters: World Bank downgrades outlook for developing countries in Europe, Central Asia It said the baseline scenario was becoming less likely, and the downside scenario looked more probable.
15:21, 09 April 2020
World Bank comments on adoption of Ukrainian land turnover law Recommendations include passing additional legislation.
13:40, 03 April 2020
Ukraine spends US$184.9 mln borrowed from World Bank within joint projects since year-start Ukraine is implementing nine joint projects worth US$2.6 billion with the World Bank.
14:20, 27 November 2019
World Bank: Illicit enrichment law fills critical gap in anti-corruption foundation Zelensky on November 25 signed a bill into law to reinstate criminal liability for illegal enrichment of government officials.
03:31, 26 November 2019
World Bank predicts Ukraine inflation slowdown In 2021, inflation will slow to 5%, WB reports.
21:10, 19 November 2019