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Prime Minister of Ukraine told about the expectations from privatization in the coming years

The government of Ukraine expects to attract about $ 1 billion from large-scale privatization of state enterprises in the coming years, said Wednesday Prime Minister Denis Shmyhal.

Earlier the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky instructed the government and Parliament to begin a large-scale privatization. Later, the President said that privatization was launched after the epidemic COVID-19.

According to him, large-scale privatization will allow for the modernization of enterprises, increase the number of jobs in those enterprises not subject to privatization, but can also develop at the expense of investment from small and big privatization.

Earlier, the state package of shares of the Dnepr hotel in Central Kiev sold for $ 41 million, which is almost 14 times higher than the starting price.