Ukraine's government recalled a draft decree No.3827 from the Parliament. The document offers to appoint Oleh Urusky as Vice Prime Minister - Minister for Strategic Branches of Ukraine's Industry. This is mentioned on the website of the Parliament.
RBC-Ukraine referred to its source in the government, claiming that the draft decree was withdrawn because of a technical error. The document will be submitted for Parliament's consideration again. Urusky is still the candidate for this office.
The original draft decree was submitted at the Parliament on July 10.
Urusky held senior positions in enterprises and associations of the defense industry, air transport industry, and mechanical engineering. He led the units of the apparatus of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine, the secretariat of the Cabinet of Ministers. In 2015, he headed the State Space Agency of Ukraine; before that, he was the First Deputy Minister of Industrial Policy.
Since April, he leads the engineering company Progrestech-Ukraine, which provides engineering services, develops software for leading enterprises in high-tech sectors of the economy. The main partner and customer of Progresstech-Ukraine is the Boeing company.