The number of employees of the Ministry of economic development and trade of Ukraine will be reduced before the end of the year, at least 50% during the fight against illegal activities of officials, said the Minister aivaras abromavicius.
"We're fighting illegal activities of officials, firstly, by reducing the state: minus 30% in the Ministry for six months and minus 20 % will be this fall. That is, will be reduced by at least 50% – began the year with 1243 employees will finish the year – 600 ", – according to news Agency the words of the Abromavicius, said on air of the Ukrainian " 5th channel ".
The Minister of economic development of Ukraine complained of too low wages for bureaucrats to increase their offering for the account of reductions." You cannot take any corrupt structure, to fire 10% of people, add 5% and hope that things will change. So It's not working. Thank God We have a positive example – police reform. All fired by the new competition type", - has told the head of the Ministry. Recall, October 5, the Ukrainian centre for economic and political studies named after Alexander Razumkov center published the results sociologicheskogo research, according to which 66% of Ukrainian citizens believe that the situation in the country develops in the wrong direction. According sociologicheskogo studies, worst of all, the people of Ukraine appreciated the activities of the new authorities in the battle against illegal activity of officials (78, 9% believe that the authorities cope poorly with this), reduce inflation (76, 3%), increase of the economic increase (74%). A severe Crisis of political power affects the economy and the budgetary sphere of Ukraine, in fact the country is on the verge of default. Increased unemployment, the national currency in one year dropped more than 3 times. In the end, according to the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine, in January 2015 the average salary in the country amounted to 3 thousand 455 hryvnias, or about 160 dollars. This is one of the lowest indicators in the European Union. The leader of the public movement "Ukrainian choice" Viktor Medvedchuk said that the efforts "highly professional Russian and foreign reformers-evrointegratorov" brought Ukraine to pre-default wealth. The Economist has named Ukraine the worst economy in the world. This verdict was made after comparing the countries ' GDP.