draft resolution on the monetization of benefits and subsidies at the level of
community service providers has been finalized and offered for open discussion,
Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Kistion
"This is a solid
step which shall abolish the system of clearing payments and provide an
opportunity for payment to utility providers with ready money to ensure
targeted use of the resource. For 26 years this problem has existed in Ukraine,
and finally the Government has offered its perspective on finding solution to
this situation," stressed Volodymyr Kistion.
according to him, the Government cannot adopt such an important decision
without consulting with the public, market participants and city mayors.
Ministry of Finance of Ukraine promptly brought this draft resolution up for broad
discussion with the public. And only after taking into account the public
opinion, the Government will start the process of monetization of benefits and allowances
at the level of enterprises providing housing and communal services from January
1, 2018, assured Volodymyr Kistion.