In the course of the briefing, Co-Chairs of the Group of Strategic Advisors Leszek Balcerowicz and Ivan Mikloš laid out goals and tasks of the group – to help the Ukrainian authorities speed up the process of profound reforms in Ukraine and make it irreversible.
In the framework of the working trip to Kherson region, President Petro Poroshenko visited Pallada state plant. The trademark of the enterprise is associated with reliability, high quality and strict compliance with international standards, as stated by the President.
President Petro Poroshenko introduced new Governor of Kherson region Andriy Hordeyev at the meeting with administrative-economic activists of the region. The main priorities for the new governor will be related to economic growth and security issues.
President Petro Poroshenko held a meeting with leaders of Ukrainian business and international companies working in Ukraine. “Our first priority is restoration of economic growth and we have an opportunity to radically change the country for business to feel more comfortable,” the President said.
At the meeting with leaders of Ukrainian business and international companies working in Ukraine, President Petro Poroshenko noted the importance of continuation of judicial reform and making respective amendments to the Constitution.
The Head of State signed the Decree on Measures of Countering Reduction of Tax Base and Movement of Profits Abroad. Head of the Verkhovna Rada’s Committee on Tax and Customs Policy Nina Yuzhanina was appointed Chairman of the Working Group.
In the course of his trip to the military unit in Divychky, Kyiv region, President Petro Poroshenko had a conversation with volunteers who decided to serve in the Armed Forces of Ukraine. “We highly appreciate positions of each of you, for you have a military experience and served in the ATO area,” Petro Poroshenko said.
According to the arrangement between President Petro Poroshenko, President of the European Council Donald Tusk and the European Commission, a deliberate and pragmatic decision on postponement of the 18th Ukraine-EU Summit from May 19 to September was adopted, as stated by Deputy Head of the Presidential Administration Kostiantyn Yelisieiev.