Adoption of the State Budget for 2017 guarantees the country
will start the upcoming year according to the schedule and all the priorities
designed to trigger the development will be pursued. Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr
Groysman announced in his opening statement at a Government meeting on
"Today I can say that having the Budget approved we are
starting 2017 in full compliance with the plan. This means that we will develop
the national economy, we will ensure economic upturn. We’ll do a lot of
different projects", explained Volodymyr Groysman.
"This Budget is absolutely realistic. The topmost thing
is each particular Ukrainian citizen, a person is the core of this Budget",
Minister congratulated everybody on the acceptance by the Verkhovna Rada of
Ukraine of the state budget for next year.
Groysman thanked the Government team, the President of Ukraine, the leadership
of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine, parliamentary factions and MPs, including unaffiliated
parliamentarians who backed the Ukrainian Budget, as well as experts for participation.
have supported the development, the priorities of this Budget that puts an
emphasis on each particular Ukrainian citizen. They voted for the stability in
our country and actually exercised a very important function: they assumed commitment
not just in words, but in deeds – they proved their ability to demonstrate
political leadership", noted the Head of Government.