Despite the fact that the government has set minimal funding for the road fund for next year in the draft state budget, roads and bridges will definitely be maintained in normal condition.
This was announced by Prime Minister Denys Shmyhal at the Regional Economic Forum in Kyiv, reports Ukrinform.
“It is very important, especially for those regions where military operations are taking place, where the front line is, to understand how to survive. Restoration of bridges, restoration of roads for the supply of ammunition, military equipment, provision of humanitarian needs – all these things must be implemented. We have pledged funds for of this in the reserve fund,” Shmyhal noted.
The head of the government reminded that the authorities consider it necessary to allocate funds for the production of Ukrainian weapons and ammunition, for everything necessary for the sphere of security and defense.
Financing of industrial parks, a project on investment nannies, grants for small and medium-sized businesses are also foreseen.
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