President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko claimed that he has signed the bill on the state budget for 2019, as 112 Ukraine reported.
“I have signed the budget,” Poroshenko said.
He urged to congratulate recently appointed Finance Minister of Ukraine Oksana Markarova on the adoption of the document.
The budget foresees the incomes at a rate of approximately 36 billion USD; the expenses are expected in the amount of almost 39 billion USD.
The top deficit of the state budget remains at the level of 3.17 billion USD.
As it was reported, the Verkhovna Rada passed the law about the state budget for the next year (bill No.9000). 239 MPs voted 'for' in the second reading, 240 upheld it on the whole.