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 Ukraine's economy grew by 1.5 percent in 2016, - Hroisman

Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroisman says the Ukrainian economy has shown a 1.5 percent growth in 2016.

He said it during a meeting with students of the National Technical University of Ukraine "Ihor Sykorskyi Kyiv Polytechnic Institute" on Friday, Censor.NET reports citing Interfax-Ukraine.

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"Already this year, we'll have a 1.5 percent increase compared to last year's 10 percent drop and 43 percent inflation," Hroisman said.

The prime minister said he expects a more significant economic growth in 2017.
 
 
 
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