The economic upturn,
transition from the production model based on
raw materials to that based
on added value, demonopolization of markets and
transparent regulation are essential tasks
set before the Government. Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr
Groysman made this statement during a meeting initiated by MPs
in order to discuss burning
issues of the country's life.
"I am convinced
that issues of the economy
are priority... The task of
politicians, the civil society and
the Government is to improve
the situation, to ensure stability
and security are always in
focus, the Prime Minister emphasized. According to him, it
is not easy
to achieve this task especially
in conditions of constant Russian
hybrid aggression. However, the Government in synergy with parliamentarians
and experts has already elaborated
a package of bills which encapsulates economic and European integration issues and will become the
basic document of growth and
The attendees drew
attention to the need to
step up the
processes of demonopolization of markets and to
strengthen the role of the
Antimonopoly Committee of Ukraine as
a key authority for protection of economic competition.
In this context,
the introduction of the practice
of active exchange trading on the basis
of transparency is recognized as
an effective instrument.
In the course
of the meeting
the sides paid a special attention to the
issues of reforming the energy
market, to the need to
shape clear principles of work
for energy monopolists and market regulators, as well as
the issue of land reform.
According to the Head of
Government, only petty farmer’s can be landholders. Under these
circumstances land will become an
effective resource for the farmer’s.
The Prime Minister also recalled
the main provisions of the
program for supporting farmers, inter alia
in the livestock
sector, lending, encouraging the creation of cooperatives
and providing equipment.
strong Ukraine, thus we need
to create added value within
the country. At present, country
holds the world leading position
in many sectors
(first of all, in agricultural).
We can make
Ukraine a more prosperous country, and we are
working on it. We will
fight as long as God
gives us strength", Volodymyr Groysman emphasized.
The Prime Minister
called on lawmakers to show
consolidated efforts and to adopt
important decisions for the country.