Ukraine: air traffic down in March 2020

The air traffic in Ukraine fell by 37.5% in March compared to the relevant period last year, according to the Ukrainian State Air Traffic Services Enterprise (UkSATSE). “The total fall in air traffic over the month totals 37.5% compared to March 2019. However, this percentage takes into account the slight decrease in the air traffic…

Ukraine: Ivano-Frankivsk tourist tax revenues up in Q1 2020

In January-March, local budgets of Ivano-Frankivsk region received UAH 1.5 million in tourist tax revenues. Compared with the relevant period last year, the growth in revenues made up 38%, Vitaliy Perederko, the head of the tourism department of the international cooperation, eurointegration, tourism and investments department at the Ivano-Frankivsk Regional State Administration wrote on his…

Ukraine: energy watchdog approves regulations for distribution of interstate intersection capacity

Ukraine’s National Energy and Utilities Regulatory Commission (NEURC) has approved rules for restriction management and regulations for the distribution of interstate intersection capacity. The rules that govern the distribution of interstate section capacity for exports and imports of electricity provide for the operation of an auction office, whose functions will be performed by the state-owned…

Ukraine: number of vacancies down

The number of vacancies in the Ukrainian labor market has decreased by 34% over the past two week of quarantine, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) has reported this in its weekly economic review. According to the report, during the second week of quarantine, the number of new vacancies continued to decline, although at a…