Kyiv, December 8. the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the state budget for 2018 to the year with a deficit of 2.4%. About it reports TASS. In support of the document voted 273 deputies, while 226 votes.
the Ukrainian MPs expect that in 2018, the year the economy will show growth of 3%. The projected rate of inflation — 9%.
It should be noted that 5% of GDP allocated to defence and security.
When budgeting parliamentarians proceeded from the course 30, 1 hryvnia per US dollar, indicates TASS.
Earlier, foreign Minister of Ukraine held a meeting with his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov. The main theme of the talks was the exchange of prisoners in the Donbass. The meeting was held in Vienna on the initiative of the Ukrainian side. Klimkin expects progress on the issue of exchange of prisoners in the next few weeks wrote ..