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12.06.2024 17:57

The EU has signed the first guarantee agreements worth EUR 1.4 billion under the investment component of the Ukraine Facility programme

12.06.2024 17:57

The European Union has signed the first guarantee agreements worth EUR 1.4 billion under the investment component of the Ukraine Facility programme. Thus, the EU has launched the Ukraine Investment Framework, which will help accelerate Ukraine's recovery, in particular its energy infrastructure.

This was announced by Yuliia Svyrydenko, First Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Economy of Ukraine, during the Ukraine Recovery Conference-2024 in Berlin.

12.06.2024 16:37

Russia's attacks on the ports of the Black Sea region testify to the systematic attacks on the world's grain security - Prosecutor General

12.06.2024 16:37

248 criminal proceedings covering 432 episodes are being investigated for the facts of shelling of grain infrastructure and seizure of other objects by the Russian army. The prosecutor general of Ukraine Andrii Kostin told about this during the telethon.

11.06.2024 17:37

Ukrainian farmers have completed spring sowing: almost 13 million hectares of spring crops have been sown

11.06.2024 17:37

According to the results of spring sowing, 7.2 million hectares of oil crops and almost 5.6 million hectares of grain and leguminous crops have been sown on the territory controlled by Ukraine.

11.06.2024 15:16

FAO Food Price Index inched up in May for third consecutive month

11.06.2024 15:16

The FAO Food Price Index (FFPI) stood at 120.4 points in May 2024, up 1.1 points (0.9 %) from its revised April level, as increases in the price indices for cereals and dairy products slightly more than offset decreases in those for sugar and vegetable oils, while the meat price index was almost unchanged.

11.06.2024 12:46

Ukraine and Azerbaijan plan to increase trade turnover to $1 billion a year

11.06.2024 12:46

Ukraine is interested in increasing the export of agro-industrial products to the market of Azerbaijan, as well as the South Caucasus in general, to reach most of the countries of Central Asia, the Near and Middle East through this direction.

For this purpose, the issue of restoring the ferry connection between Ukraine and Georgia, including for the export-import of goods to Azerbaijan, is being worked out.

This was announced by the Ambassador of Ukraine to Azerbaijan, Yurii Husiev, within the framework of the Ukrainian-Azerbaijani business forum.

10.06.2024 12:04

We express our condolences on the passing of Morgan Williams, President of the U.S.-Ukraine Business Council

10.06.2024 12:04

With great sadness, the family of Morgan Williams announced that he passed away at his home in California on Saturday, June 8, 2024, next to his wife.

The Ukrainian Agrarian Confederation, its employees and members have known Morgan Williams for many years. UAC is a member of USUBC, and the president of UAC is a senior advisor. The President and CEO of the U.S.-Ukraine Business Council, Morgan Williams, can be described as a professional in his field, a true leader, and a great friend of Ukraine.

17.05.2024 16:43

EU extends trade support to Ukraine for one more year

17.05.2024 16:43

The suspension of import duties and quotas on Ukrainian exports to the European Union will be extended for another year, following today's adoption by the Council and April 23 vote in the European Parliament. The EU is thereby delivering once again on its commitment to support Ukraine for as long as it takes.

These so-called Autonomous Trade Measures (ATMs) have been in place since June 2022 and are a key pillar of the EU's unwavering support for Ukraine, providing a lifeline to the country's economy through access to the EU market.

08.05.2024 18:16

Floods threaten final stretch of Brazil’s soybean crop

08.05.2024 18:16

Torrential rains have put the Brazilian state of Rio Grande do Sul — the second largest soybean-producing state — in public emergency and are causing crop losses. The accumulated rainfall last week was over 31 inches (~79 cm) with more rain expected this week.

08.05.2024 17:24

Government supports ratification of the Free Trade Agreement between Ukraine and the Republic of Turkey

08.05.2024 17:24

On 7 May, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine approved a draft law on the ratification of the Free Trade Agreement between Ukraine and the Republic of Turkey. Today’s decision creates the basis for completing domestic procedures for the entry into force of the Agreement. The next step is to submit the draft law for ratification by the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine.

07.05.2024 19:25

Ukrainian Government cancels restrictions on payments for imports of goods and services

07.05.2024 19:25

At its meeting on 7 May, the Government adopted a critical decision to improve the business climate in Ukraine. This was announced by Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal.

Thus, Cabinet of Ministers Resolution No. 153, which limited payments for imports of goods and services, was cancelled.


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