The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine intends to initiate the new change in state budget for 2017 in September. This was stated by Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman.
“In September we will prepare new amendments to the state budget,” he said.
The Prime Minister noted that the draft amendments to the state budget-2017 to be prepared by September, will take into account the needs of the education sector in the additional financing.
As reported, on 21 June, the Cabinet approved and submitted to the Parliament draft amendments to the state budget-2017, including an increase in expenditures and revenues of 26 billion UAH, or approximately 3.5%, including the General Fund – 25 billion UAH. On 22 June, the bill was passed by the Parliament in the first reading.