Deregulation gains momentum and pushes the reform index


This period was signified by a significant progress in the business environment reform, monetary and energy sector reform.

Index of Reform monitoring (iMoRe) reached +1.0 point on a range of -5.0 to +5.0 during the period of June, 5th – June 18th (in previous round the index was equal to +0.7). This period was signified by a significant progress in the business environment reform, monetary and energy sector reform. However, total value of this round remains low due to lack of public finance reform and little progress in governance reforms. 

Main events of this round included: law on the electricity market, decree on the abolition of price controls, and the decision, allowing Ukrainians to transfer money abroad on the basis of electronic currency licenses. Progress was also observed in city-planning deregulation.

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