The Parliament adopted the 2018 State Budget in record terms. Deputies predict that, in 2018, the economy of Ukraine will increase by 3%. Inflation reaches 8%, and the US dollar average annual exchange rate reaches UAH 30.1 UAH.
CASE Ukraine`s Executive Director Dmytro Boyarchuk explained in a commentary to the ‘From-UA’ media outlet why Ukraine did not receive € 600 million from the EU.
This year, the state’s leadership promises to raise the minimum wage to UAH 4100 UAH. However, according to CASE Ukraine experts, the administrative increase will lead to the rise of unemployment and inflation.
The government has promised a minimum wage raise. However, CASE Ukraine`s senior economist Volodymyr Dubrovsky said in a commentary to the ‘Radio Svoboda’ media outlet that the step can bring little benefit, but rather harm.
Each year, the agricultural sector is filled up with ‘shadow’ UAH 16 Billion. The World Bank says that farmers draw at least half of the grain crops area into a ‘shadow’. CASE Ukraine`s senior economist Volodymyr Dubrovsky, while commenting to ‘Agravery’ media outlet, calls agro industrial complex one of the smallest sectors of Ukrainian ‘shadow […]
The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine sets the task to bring the average salary of a full-time employee to UAH 10 000 from the current 7 400, Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroisman recently said. CASE Ukraine`s Executive Director Dmytro Boyarchuk comments to ‘KP v Ukraine’ media outlet that an increase in unemployment and inflation will follow […]
The Cabinet of Ministers has drafted a new bill, which proposes to simplify the classification of objects and reduce the number of auctions. CASE Ukraine`s CEO Dmytro Boyarchuk comments the case for the ‘Liga.Financy’ media website.
There was a new wave of anti-corruption scandals in November. The National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU) organized a few high-profile arrests, but its courage only triggered active resistance from Ukraine’s establishment.
CASE Ukraine`s Director Dmytro Boyarchuk commented to the ‘From-UA’ media outlet on the moment when the subsidies end in the country.
According to the World Competitiveness Rating, when protecting economy from the impact of the crime, this year the state ranked 113th out of 137 countries covered by the rating. CASE Ukraine`s senior economist Volodymyr Dubrovsky commented on the results of the rating for the ‘Radio Svoboda’ media outlet.