Off with a Bang


The events of the past month make it clear that the 2015 presidential campaign has begun. But it kicked off with a giant Party of Regions blunder with “anti-fascist” meeting that could have a major impact on the political landscape.  Meanwhile the economic situation keeps aggravating and the ruling group started searching for alternative sources of funding economic ‘stability’. At the end of May the Cabinet has suggested to the parliament to lift moratorium on the privatization of the gas pipeline.  It looks like the Yanukovitch team seriously considers gas pipeline sale to Russia. More about recent tendencies you can read in our new report “Off with a Bang”. The full report could be obtained through subscription at Global Source (  Trial access is available.

Summary of Economic Overview

May 29, 2013