Украина 2016-07-19T18:30:00+03:00
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​Rada Appoints Fresh Cabinet

​Rada Appoints Fresh Cabinet

Relevant resolution No.1008 received votes of 288 Members of Parliament, while 226 votes enough for approval.

The Verkhovna Rada has appointed a fresh composition of the Cabinet of Ministers.

Relevant resolution No.1008 received votes of 288 Members of Parliament, while 226 votes enough for approval.

Deputy Chief of the President's Staff Hennadii Zubko was appointed as First Vice Prime Minister / Minister of Regional Development, Construction and Housing and Communal Economy.

Member of Parliament Viacheslav Kyrylenko (People's Front) was appointed as Vice Prime Minister / Minister of Culture.

MP Valerii Voschevskyi (Oleh Liashko's Radical Party) was appointed as Vice Prime Minister. He himself says he will be responsible for infrastructure and external environment.

Former Foxtrot Chief Operation Officer Oleksii Pavlenko was appointed as the Minister of Agrarian Policy and Food.

Former advisor to ex-prime minister Yulia Tymoshenko Ihor Shevchenko was appointed as the Minister of Ecology and Natural Resources.

Aivaras Abromavicius, a partner at the investment company East Capital (Sweden), was appointed as the Minister of Economic Development and Trade.

Head of the National Commission for State Regulation of the Electric Power and Public Utility Services Sectors Volodymyr Demchyshyn was appointed as the Minister of Energy and Coal Industry.

MP Ihor Zhdanov (Batkivschyna All-Ukrainian Association) was appointed as the Minister of Youth and Sports.

Horizon Capital co-managing partner and co-founder Natalia Yaresko was appointed as the Minister of Finance.

Acting justice minister Pavlo Petrenko was appointed as the Minister of Justice.

MP Yurii Stets (Petro Poroshenko Bloc) was appointed as the Minister of Public Communication Policy.

Continuum Group Director-General Andrii Pyvovarskyi was appointed as the Minister of Infrastructure.

Acting internal affairs minister Arsen Avakov was appointed as the Minister of Internal Affairs.

Former Georgian minister of public health, labour and social affairs Alexander Kvitashvili was appointed as the Minister of Healthcare.

Acting education and science minister Serhii Kvit was appointed as the Minister of Education and Science.

MP Pavlo Rozenko (Petro Poroshenko Bloc) was appointed as the Minister of Social Policy.

Moreover, chairwoman of the State Registration Service Hanna Onischenko was appointed as the Minister of the Cabinet of Ministers.

As Ukrainian News earlier reported, Parliament appointed acting defence minister Stepan Poltorak as the Minister of Defence, and Pavlo Klimkin as the Minister of Foreign Affairs, whose candidacies, in pursuance of the constitution had been submitted by President Petro Poroshenko.

Prime Minister Arsenii Yatseniuk proposed the Rada to appoint 17 members of the Government.

The coalition gave approval to 17 candidacies for members of the Cabinet and handed over its proposal to Yatseniuk.

On November 27, the Rada appointed Yatseniuk as the Premier.

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