Russia fully complies with terms of oil production cut deal — Energy MinistryBusiness & Economy June 27, 14:29
Kremlin has no information about pending chemical attacks in SyriaRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 27, 14:26
European Commission fines Google record 2.4 bln euro for abusing dominanceBusiness & Economy June 27, 13:38
Moscow calls to resume dialogue in NATO-Russia Council with participation of militaryRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 27, 13:38
Kremlin does not monitor Russian companies foreign business operationsBusiness & Economy June 27, 13:32
Russian intelligence chief extols covert operatives as cream of the cropRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 27, 13:16
Kremlin disagrees with Macron’s remarks on UkraineRussian Politics & Diplomacy June 27, 13:09
Press review: Macron's Donbass peace plan and Assad no longer the 'bad guy'Press Review June 27, 13:00
Charlie Chaplin’s grandson to perform at Moscow International Chekhov’s FestivalSociety & Culture June 27, 12:57
KIEV, October 7. /TASS/. Only 20% of industrial enterprises are running in the Lugansk and Donetsk regions in eastern Ukraine, Ukrainian Deputy Minister of Economic Development and Trade Roman Kachur said on Tuesday.
“From 50 to 80% of industrial enterprises in eastern Ukraine are not operating,” he told a briefing.
In Luganks, he said, 19 out of 23 systemic enterprises are not operating. In Donetsk, production slumped by 50% in July-August 2014 on July-August 2013.
The country’s GDP demonstrated a 4.6% decrease in the first and second quarters of the current year. “This tendency will stay in place throughout the third and fourth quarters due to a slump in production and consumption,” Kachur said.
On October 6, governor of Ukraine’s National Bank Valeria Gontareva said that the bank’s forecast for the GDP growth was “minus 8.3%