Ukraine is about to approve draft State Budget for 2017

17:49, 15 September 2016

Ukraine's Cabinet of Ministers is about to approve the draft State Budget for 2017.

The budget will be discussed during a government meeting. It is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Kyiv time.

After approving the state budget - the project shall be passed to the Ukrainian parliament. Under the current legal framework the document must be submitted to the Parliament not later than September 15.

Yesterday Ministry of Finance had to finalize the draft budget. MPs and government officials will have two months to discuss the revenues and expenses.