26 February 2020, 18:17

Vekhovna Rada holds IPTAC Coordination meeting

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26 February 2020, 17:11

VRada’s speaker holds a seminal meeting with Estonian foreign minister U.Reinsalu, aiming to boost mutual cooperation on the global scene shortly

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26 February 2020, 16:45

Dmytro Razumkov meets Estonian defence minister J. Luik

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26 February 2020, 15:45

VRU Chairman meets his colleague from Estonia’s Riigikogu H. Polluaas

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26 February 2020, 13:15

D.Razumkov at “e-Estonia” admin centre, sharing his vision of how to build e-Ukraine before long

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25 February 2020, 20:01

Speaker D.Razumkov in a friendly meeting with Estonian President K.Kaljulaid

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25 February 2020, 16:45

D.Razumkov’s visit to Estonia starts on February 25

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25 February 2020, 15:00

VRU speaker D.Razumkov, Latvian President E. Levits exchanging views over deeper cooperation between two states

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27 August 2019

Speaker briefs on Rada-3 touch key developments

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11 July 2016

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02 June 2016

"We return to Ukrainian right on truth". Speech of President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko in the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine

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26 February 2020

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25 February 2020

VRada’s speaker meets Latvian premier and invites him to visit Ukraine amidst talks on deeper mutual cooperation

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24 February 2020

O.Kondratiuk, K.Szczerski (Poland) in talks over vital points of bilateral relations

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24 February 2020

Ukraine-Poland PA meeting slated for late March in Warsaw

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21 February 2020

Committees round-up: Daily

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21 February 2020

Vice speaker O.Kondratiuk makes for Poland with her working visit

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21 February 2020

VRU delegation partakes in 19th OSCE PA Winter Meeting, Vienna

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21 February 2020

Friday’s morning session

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News

07 February 2020, 14:30

Friday’s morning session

( Information Department of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Secretariat )

The Chairperson of the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine Dmytro Razumkov opened Friday’s plenary session.

The presiding officer clued up that members of the Cabinet of Ministers, headed by the Prime Minister Oleksii Honcharuk, were present at the chamber.

The questions hour started.

As agreed before, the energy minister Oleksii Orzhel informed those present of Ukraine’s tariff policy on providing the population with energy and public utilities – the present state and prospects of the industry.

Then, the premier Oleksii Honcharuk dwelt on the government-powered loan programme ‘Affordable credits 5-7-9”, designed to promote local entrepreneurial business.

Afterwards, he also cast light on the farmlands circulation bill which is presently under Rada’s close consideration.

He faced then a barrage of questions from the floor over budgetary and banking affairs, prospects of the energy and coal industries, medical support for newly established territorial communities, famous dual energy utility bills, the environmental state of marine ecosystems nearby the City of Odesa, customs issues and the like.

Oleksii Honcharuk also informed that the government is finalizing its performance report, having in mind to submit it to parliament next week.

The questions hour ended at this point.

After that, MPs switched over to the business of the day.

 

  • Laws, bills and resolutions passed

 

On agricultural lands circulation

--Draft bill No.2178-10

The bill “On amendments to certain legislative acts of Ukraine regarding agricultural lands circulation” is still under consideration. Lawmakers have reviewed today 216 amendments – out of 4018 submitted. The work on amendments will be resumed at the next plenary session.

 

The presiding officer closed the current plenary session.

 

February 10-14, 2020: MPs will be having their committee work.

The Parliament next meets on Tuesday, 18 February 2020.