The economy of Ukraine is buoyant and stable, hence prices for
resources, in particular for gas won’t be increased, asserted Prime Minister of
Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman
on air of the 5 TV channel.
He stressed that despite the Parliament’s summer break, the Government
and all government services and operational headquarters are working.
«We are preparing for winter by accumulating the necessary reserves in
order to ensure smooth passage of the heating season. The headquarters are
operating, all workers engage in activities on the ground. We deny the
possibility of any gas price hike prices, moreover prices will remain in the
natural fluctuations of prices in line with inflationary processes», stressed
the Head of Government.
Speaking about rates, the Prime Minister reminded that it is a
competence of independent the National Energy and Utilities Regulatory
Commission of Ukraine, adding that there are no objective reasons for tariffs
Apart from that, Volodymyr Groysman
recalled that high hopes are placed on the Parliament where draft laws on
pension, medical and educational reform are being currently under
consideration. It is of critical importance to approve primarily the said package
«We are talking about the burning need to adopt a number of far reaching
reforms, in particular the pension reform. The Government will make every
effort to build a strong Ukraine», underlined the Prime Minister.
He drew attention to the fact that Ukraine faces many challenges, but a
major overhaul of the country in all areas has already been kicked off.