Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman believes the
Parliament and the Government will carry out smooth cooperation from the
beginning of the new session as the adoption of important laws will change life
within the country for the better.
"I hope that from now on the Ukrainian Parliament will demonstrate
synergy between MPs, parliamentary committees, between the Parliament's leadership
and the Government. Under the circumstances we should show consolidation and
efficiency", said Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman after the opening
of the fifth session of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine on Tuesday.
The Prime Minister stressed that the Government is committed
to prolong constructive collaboration.
focus on passing topmost acts that were designed to change life for the better.
And what is vital is to introduce those changes fast", he stressed.
that among the essential objectives is the work at the adoption of the State Budget
for 2017. Volodymyr Groysman accentuated that the Government would submit to the
Parliament “a completely honest Budget” for the broad access of the public and
In the draft Budget the Government has defined as top
priorities the following sectors: defence and national security, energy
efficiency, reconstruction of roads, development of the national economy,
support of farmers, and stimulating the national engineering industries. Another
initiative of the Government to be offered to Parliament is to raise salaries
to educationalists. From 2017 it is planned to conduct a comprehensive energy
modernization of the country, said the Head of Government.
Among the landmarks of the Budget is preserving
decentralization as an effective mechanism for solving local problems.
Volodymyr Groysman noted that there had already begun the work on the creation
of new infrastructure in the regions – road repairs, construction of hospitals,
kindergartens as a result of decentralization, particularly financial.
"I think people expect that we can ensure efficient
interaction between all branches of government. The Government demonstrates
commitment, and I am sure we will succeed. The success will affect the
Ukrainian citizens", highlighted the Prime Minister.