In Ukraine has become less vodka, and the national debt is growing: the numbers of weeks


1 billion 580 646 thousand immigrants
or 1270372 families from Donbas and Crimea has, as of July 24. The recipient on the same date, funded by a 1.65 billion.

60 productions
now is the result in respect of officials and deputies about illicit enrichment. This was announced by the head of the Specialized anti-corruption Prosecutor’s office (SAP) Nazar Golodnitsky.

Around 400 corruption cases
is now investigating the National anti-corruption Bureau (NAB), said the Director of the Ministry Artem Sytnik. He also stressed that while the judicial branch is not ready to deal with corruption cases, so you need to create anti-corruption court.

55% of Ukrainians
do not feel the changes from the reform of decentralization in Ukraine, says the results of the national survey conducted by Fund “Democratic initiatives” to them. Ilko Kucheriva and sociological service of the Razumkov Center. Among those who have noticed a positive change, 64% said that the changes relate to improving the quality of roads, improve landscaping (30%), conditions of leisure (25%), public utilities (23%) and transport (20%).

13 Ukrainian scientists
appointed by the decree of the President of the two-year state grant – every month they will receive 1.5 of the living wage for incapacitated individuals (currently UAH 1968). Currently postipandi in the country is getting 129 scientists, of which: 85 – life and 44 – year-old.

Has decreased on 19,8%
in the first half in annual terms, the production of vodka with an alcohol content of less than 45,4% to 6.4 million decaliters, production of brandy decreased by 21.7% to 909 thousand decaliters, the state statistics service reported. Vodka production in 2016 have reduced compared to 2015 10.9% – to 16.6 million decaliters, and of cognac and brandy by 6.2 percent to 2.8 million decaliters.

45 projects
to promote the reform of the law enforcement system of Ukraine carries out a Consultative mission of the European Union in the current year. This reform of the EU allocates around € 2 million.

6 569 objects
since the beginning of the year, planned and unplanned was checked by the inspectors of Gospodarevskaya. Were issued 1 825 regulations, including 682 in the course of unscheduled inspections.


made in June in annual terms, the index of industrial production, but at the end of six months he is equal to 99,6%, as in February-April was a substantial decline.

UAH 2.39 bn
made up of July 1, the total amount of arrears of wages in the country, it is 1.3 billion UAH have on economically active children, reported state statistics Committee.

Decreased by 21.5%
in June in annual terms, consumption of coal to 3.23 million MT, reported state statistics Committee. In may, the consumption of coal compared with the same period last year fell by 33% to 2.8 million tonnes.

Rose 0.44%
for June, total state direct and guaranteed debt of Ukraine to 75.01 billion, the Finance Ministry said. In the hryvnia equivalent, the debt is 1957,7 billion.


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$ 150 million
EBRD will provide “Ukrzaliznytsya” as a loan for the purchase of freight cars. In the framework of the renewal of the rolling stock the company has identified the need to purchase about 24 of the thousands of open freight wagons, the support of the EBRD is needed to partially Finance the initial phase of the programme, which involves the acquisition of about 6.5 thousand cars.

Increased by 34.9%
in the first half in annual production of crude sunflower oil in Ukraine, to 2.87 million tonnes.

Of 5.68 billion cubic meters of gas
Ukraine imported in January-may, amounting to $1.33 billion, according to data of the state statistics.The average price of imported gas in may 2017 $212,6 for 1 thousand cubic meters against 209,6 dollars in April.

The world

83% less
the people of England began to take in the stores plastic bags once the authorities have imposed mandatory costs in the amount of 5 pence. In physical terms the results of packets dropped by 6 billion units. Now the average British for a year in stores 25 bags per year against 140 earlier. Authorities have ordered retailers to charge for bags in October 2015. England was the last of the four regions of the United Kingdom, have adopted such a measure. Collected in bundles money is transferred the stores to charity. In just two years this raised 86 million dollars.

From 55.23 to 51.9 per barrel
the IMF lowered the forecast of world oil prices in 2017. The forecast for 2018 has been reduced from $55,06 to$52,0.

Maintained at 3.5%
The IMF forecast global growth this year and 3.6% next year.

Of 5.27 million vehicles
sold in the first half of the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi and has become a world leader. In second place came down the Volkswagen group and 5.5 million cars, the third – Toyota – 5.13 million it is believed that the Alliance will retain leadership and at the end of the year.

Decreased to 40.47%
in June from 40.58 percent in may, the share of US dollar in the global calculations. The currency remains the undisputed world leader. The Euro, firmly holding the second place, also reduced the share from 33.3% to 32.89%. The share of pound sterling has increased from 7.08% to 7.29%, Japanese yen – from 3.11% to 3.16%. The canadian dollar increased its share to its highest since February 2013 to 2.04%. The share of the Renminbi increased to 1.98% from 1.61%.The Chinese currency now ranks sixth in the world, and in August 2015 it rose to fourth place.

To fall 17%
maybe in 2017 the production of French wines. The predicted volumes may be less than in 1991, when was established the previous record. The main reason for the fall – spring frosts, which caused damage to the vineyards. The most affected region of Bordeaux, which can lose up to half of its volume of wine.