The signing of the Agreement was agreed upon on 30 November 2022 by First Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Economy of Ukraine Yuliia Svyrydenko and UK’s Secretary of State for International Trade Kemi Badenoch.
Ukraine and the United Kingdom plan to expand cooperation in the energy sector. This was discussed during a meeting of First Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Economy of Ukraine Yuliia Svyrydenko with Chief Executive Officer of Rolls-Royce SMR Tom Samson. The parties discussed the supply of high-tech energy equipment to Ukraine, including the prospects of using small modular reactors (SMRs).
Ukrainian farmers are interested in extending duty-free trade with the UK. This issue as well as the issue of development of Ukraine’s agricultural sector and the agrarian reform were discussed during a meeting in London by First Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Economy of Ukraine Yuliia Svyrydenko and Minister of State for Food, Farming and Fisheries at the Department for Environment, Food and...
First Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Economy of Ukraine Yuliia Svyrydenko and Secretary of State for Transport of the United Kingdom Mark Harper discussed the special importance of infrastructure in preserving the resilience of the Ukrainian people.
Creation of a reliable and comprehensive infrastructure for raising investment, including borrower risk insurance, will boost private investors’ interest in Ukraine.
First Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Economy of Ukraine Yuliia Svyrydenko, during a meeting with the President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development Odile Renaud-Basso in London, discussed all possible ways of assistance from the EBRD in overcoming the energy crisis caused by russian aggression.
New winners of the Own Business program have been determined: within the tenth wave of this initiative, 266 entrepreneurs will receive micro-grants for a total of UAH 62.5 million. This was announced by First Deputy Prime Minister – Minister of Economy of Ukraine Yuliia Svyrydenko.
According to the relocation program, 772 enterprises were relocated from dangerous regions which allowed to save more than 35,000 jobs. This was reported by Deputy Minister of Economy of Ukraine Tetiana Berezhna.
Ukraine is counting on the support of international partners in reconstructing the country and implementing social programs aimed at returning Ukrainians home. This was stated by the Deputy Minister of Economy of Ukraine Tetiana Berezhna at the Polish-Ukrainian Economic Forum during the debate on social policy and challenges in the context of the war in Ukraine.