Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroisman doubts the credibility of the ranking published by the international audit and consulting company Ernst & Young, where Ukraine ranks 1st in terms of corruption in business.
Prime Minister Volodymyr Hroisman notes that public authorities demonstrate unusual activity in procurement on the eve of transition to the ProZorro public e-procurement system, intended to replace old paper tenders.
President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko has signed the law on applying ProZorro public procurement system in defense sector.
The Ukrainian government has saved 1.5 billion hryvnia over 14 months of operation of the ProZorro electronic public procurement system.
Canadian Ambassador in Ukraine Roman Waschuk announced decrease of corruption level in the NJSC Naftohaz Ukrainy. However, general positive changes in the corruption sphere are practically invisible.
All ministries, agencies, and large state-owned enterprises must make their purchases through the ProZorro electronic public procurement system from April 1 in connection with the entry of the Law "on public procurement", into force.
Prime Minister Arsenii Yatseniuk deems it necessary to require that the leadership of state-owned enterprises employ ProZorro electronic public procurement system.