How the government plans to support businesses and citizens during martial law

On the instructions of President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, the Government has prepared a program of assistance for all Ukrainians who have lost the ability to work. According to Prime Minister, every hired worker, every sole proprietor, every citizen of Ukraine, who has lost his job during the war, hostilities or took away the opportunity to run a small or medium-sized business, will receive 6.5 thousand UAH without any conditions during March. The Cabinet of Ministers will soon announce how Ukrainians will receive these funds.

Denys Shmygal also said that by the government’s decision “Ukrzaliznytsia” began to purchase food, fuel, medicine, electricity and other important goods and services for people. The enterprise will keep close contact with the civil-military administrations to promptly close the vital needs people and the state.

“Despite the full-scale aggression committed by Russia, all the systems that provide the vital functions of the state operate steadily. The government is also working stably. The Ministry of Social Policy and the Pension Fund have counted all pensions for Ukrainians indexed by 14% “- Prime Minister said.