of Ministers of Ukraine, within the framework of a policy to accelerate
economic growth, has developed a package of 35 bills in collaboration with the
President of Ukraine, the business, and parliamentary factions called to solve
5 main tasks - business protection, deregulation and improvement of the
business environment, facilitating access to financial and public resources, promotion
of innovation. The adoption of these initiatives
will allow the country to strengthen the economy and improve Ukraine's performance
in the World Bank's Doing Business ranking. This
was stated by Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman during the Government sitting.
are starting a new political season, a new Parliament’s session, and,
therefore, we must formulate our agenda," said Volodymyr
stressed that last year all the shareholders had managed to consolidate the
work and make the necessary decisions - in education, healthcare sectors,
pension system, and later in the direction of introducing a competitive sale of
non-strategic state assets.
this makes it possible to ensure our country’s dynamic development in 2018. If
we had the autumn of reforms, now we have ahead a spring and summer reforms,"
said the Prime Minister. "I believe that together with the Parliament we
will join efforts and will adopt necessary decisions. Drafted by the Government
35 bills create qualitative conditions for transformations".
Head of the
Government emphasized the elaborated package of documents encompasses
several principal directions, in particular, transparent access to resources,
deregulation, ease of doing business, business law protection, access to
finance, and encouragement of innovation. The said package envisages creation
of the Financial Intelligence Service, retrofitting of the work of the customs,
the strengthening of the Business Ombudsman Council activities aimed to protect
the rights of business. In the field of deregulation, the emphasis is placed on
the deshadowing of the economy, simplifying the
conduct of business in various areas, first in the oil and gas environment. The
facilitation of access to financial resources encapsulates providing access to
credit resources, forming commodity exchanges, simplifying investment
activities, resolving bankruptcy procedures as well as privatization.
are focusing on laying the foundations for rapid economic upturn. We project an
increase by 3%. But this is not enough, hence we need
to create conditions that will allow us to move towards a new growth. It will
be at least 5-7%. We single out this task as a medium-term perspective,"
the Prime Minister underscored.