Fomenko became the first deputy minister in April 2016. Earlier, she worked as the director of Directorate General of the city council on service of foreign representatives, head of the department of the international cooperation and Euro-integration at Kyiv State City Administration.
Moreover, she was deputy culture minister and assistant councilor of the lawmaker.
As we reported first Deputy Minister of Development of Economy, Trade and Agriculture of Ukraine Pavlo Kukhta became the acting minister.
Earlier, the Verkhovna Rada has accepted the resignation of Oleksiy Honcharuk from the post of Prime Minister and his government. 353 MPs voted "for" the corresponding draft resolution No. 3158.
Later, the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine appointed Denys Shmyhal as the Prime Minister of Ukraine.
Also, newly-appointed Prime Minister of Ukraine Denys Shmygal and members of his government have taken the oath. The PM read out the text of the oath at the Verkhovna Rada after the support of the new composition of the Cabinet of Ministers by the majority of votes.