KYIV, April 13 – The Cabinet of Ministers has approved the introduction of new samples of excise duties for tobacco products made in Ukraine and imported products from July 1, 2018. This concerns cigars and cigarillos (apart from filtered and non-filtered cigarettes and mouthpiece cigarettes). | More
KYIV, April 12 – Deputy Prime Minister for European and Euro-Atlantic Integration Ivanna Klympush-Tsintsadze expects Ukraine to receive the first tranche of macro-financial assistance from the European Union in early autumn this year. | More
KYIV, April 12 - Ukraine’s central bank left its main interest rate at 17 percent on Thursday, as expected, but warned that an improving outlook for inflation could be undermined if the International Monetary Fund delays in disbursing loans, Reuters reported. | More
NEW YORK, April 12 – The U.S. government will probably add more Russian billionaires to financial sanctions list and make Russian assets “uninvestable” if Moscow continues its aggressive policy, a person familiar with the matter said Thursday. | More
KYIV, April 12 – Ukraine and Moldova agreed to boost trade and investment projects in order to accelerate both countries integration into the European Union, the presidential press service reported Thursday. | More
KYIV, April 12 – Ukraine plans on April 27 to approve a list of large state entities with assets worth over UAH 250 million for the privatization in 2018, acting Head of the State Property Fund (SPF) Vitaliy Trubarov said.
KYIV, April 12 – Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman asked the Prosecutor General's Office (PGO) and the Special Anti-corruption Prosecutor's Office (SAPO) to verify media reports that the State Service for Geology and Deposits of Ukraine allegedly issued licenses to develop lithium fields to persons affiliated with power without holding tenders and using uncompetitive principles. | More
KYIV, April 11 – Ukraine will seek to negotiate removal of duties on imports of aluminum and steel by the U.S., Natalia Mykolska, Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade, said Thursday. | More