Ukraine: Prime Minister step down
Arseniy Yatsenyuk, Prime Minister of Ukraine, resigned. The official declared on his resigning from the post of Prime Minister during a speech in the Verkhovna Rada on July 24.
A.Yatsenyuk called the refusal of the deputies to include the government draft laws on making budget cuts for 2014 in the agenda of the parliament, as well as the reform of Naftogaz Ukrainy, as the main reason for the decision.
After the reporting announcement, the Chairman of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine instructed the parliament to begin consultations on appointment of the technical Prime Minister.
According to the Constitution of Ukraine, resignation of the Prime Minister automatically leads to resignation of the Cabinet of Ministers, which in such case would have to fulfill its functions until formation of a new government.
You should be authorized to post comment
Ukraine to face some deficit of the river fleet in terms of increasing of river cargo transportation
Ukraine: in 2014/15 MY, Nibulon exported 4.3 mln tonnes of agricultural crops
Ukraine has to annually produce not less than 4 mln tonnes of bioethanol – V.Klymenko
Ukraine: in 2014/15 MY, the sea ports exported over 31 mln tonnes of grains
Ukraine harvested over 1.5 mln tonnes of grains - Ministry of Agrarian Policy
Ukraine: in 2015/16 MY, the domestic consumption of grains to reduce - APK-Inform
In the first week of July, Ukraine increased grain exports from the seaports