Social standards in Ukraine will increase in may, – Rozenko

Социальные стандарты в Украине вырастут уже в мае, - Розенко

In General, the government has projected that this year social standards in the country will increase by 10% the Cabinet of Ministers broke the social standards in Ukraine. The first phase will take place next month. This was announced by Vice-Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko in the air “5 channel”.

“From the first of may will be the first increase of social standards by 6%”, – he said. The second phase, he said, will be held from the first of December and will increase by 10%.

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The Deputy Prime Minister also noted the increase in the average size of grants in Ukraine. According to him, the amount of current state support three times over last year’s figures and is 1.5 thousand UAH.

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We will remind, the Cabinet established a uniform price for gas in the amount of 6 thousand UAH 879. We will note, earlier the Prime Minister did not rule out that this recent change in gas prices in the state’s history.

Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman noted that it was aware that it was a difficult decision for the country. “I know you think that populists will begin to say that all was lost, that “a disaster, everything is very bad”, but no, I believe that we accept a state decision that today we are able to provide support to those who need it”.