Consumer sentiment and devaluation expectations of the population deteriorated significantly, GDP grew by 3.8%

Cola: “Today”


25 times over the past day Russian-occupation forces violated the cease-fire. In the fighting, two Ukrainian soldiers were killed and one was wounded, reported the press center of the Operation of the joint forces.

77,4 thousand UAH amounted to the wages of the Minister of youth and sport Igor Zhdanov in August, his deputies, from 30.7 thousand to 41.4 thousand UAH, state Secretary of the Ministry – 182,5 thousand Salary Zhdanov consists of the following components: salary 12 364 UAH, allowance for years of service – 3 338 UAH, additional payment for work under restrictions – 2 473 UAH, the allowance for the intensity of labor – 26 818 UAH, travel – 10 UAH 700, output – 1 549 UAH prize – 19 745 UAH, index – 327 UAH.

Amounted to 39 thousand UAH wages of the Minister of ecology and natural resources Ostap Semerak in August, his deputies – from 25.2 thousand to 37.3 thousand. Components of the salary of the Minister: 11 636 UAH – salary, UAH 818 5 – allowance for years of service, 11 636 UAH – premium for labor intensity, 2 327 UAH – fee for work associated with access to state secrets, 179 UAH – indexing output – 7 354 UAH.

1 billion 816 million 100 thousand UAH in the next year the Cabinet of Ministers plans to allocate funding for National public broadcasting company of Ukraine. By law, the budget NOTE should be 0.2% of the state budget for last year. Accordingly, the Cabinet had to allocate UAH 1.7 bn, which is slightly less than this amount. This year the NOTE has received 776 million UAH instead of the law 1.5 billion.

In August of deteriorated consumer sentiment and devaluation expectations of the population. This is stated in the monthly survey of GfK Ukraine. The index of consumer moods of Ukrainians in August dropped compared with July increased by 1.5 points to 60.3 per, while in annual terms increased by 1.7%. The index of devaluation expectations decreased in comparison with July by 16.7 points to 170,9. The index of expected growth of the economy during the year declined 6 points to 52.6, the index of expected changes in unemployment grew by 5.8 points to 133,6. The index of personal financial status dipped during the reporting month by 3.7 points, to 49.9, the index of inflationary expectations rose by 2.4 points compared to the July rate is up to 190.

29,404 million UAH the Cabinet of Ministers has allocated to provide one-time cash assistance to the families of the 17 dead soldiers and 24 acquire a disability during participation in the ATO.


Reinforced 3-cent to 28.13 per dollar national currency national Bank on 20 September compared with the previous banking day, September 19.

3.8% growth of Ukraine’s GDP in April-June over the same period of 2017. Compared to the previous quarter the economy in the second quarter of the current year (including seasonal factors) added 1%.

Act 477 projects in the first half of 2018 in Ukraine in the framework of international technical assistance (ITA) total estimated cost of 4.9 billion dollars. While 1.3 billion of that amount are financed from the Chernobyl Shelter Fund and nuclear safety Account. The largest in terms of funding of projects by donors providing international technical assistance to Ukraine is the United States – $ 1.7 billion. (102 projects) and the EBRD – 720 million dollars. (38 projects).

70 million dollars made net purchase of foreign currency by the National Bank on the interbank currency market from 10 to 14 September. Since the beginning of the year, the NBU bought on the interbank market 976,03 1 million dollars and sold 1 365,22 million dollars.