Ukrainian Prime Minister, Volodymyr Groysman, vows to restart privatisation, which is a strict condition of the next bailout tranches granted by the International Monetary Fund (IMF), for the autumn of 2017. That is why the government has pledged to sell the Odessa Portside Chemical Plant as well as the shares in eight regional electricity suppliers.
“It is clear that the Ukrainian Government and the administration of the President of Ukraine are interested in privatisation,” Alexey Starodubov, partner at Sayenko Kharenko, tells Emerging Europe. “
“At the same time, there is no consensus on privatisation issues within the Ukrainian Parliament. This could be …read more
Source: Emerging Europe