The asphalt plant of еру Donetsk Road Repairs and Construction Department (DRSU) company relaunched production following the adoption of Russian standards and equipment upgrades.
The Central Republican Bank plans to increase the number of cash machines on the territory of the Donetsk People’s Republic (DPR) by approximately two times in 2017, the Central Republican Bank press-service reports.
Donetsk electrotechnical plant, where recently the receivership has been established, was brought into operation, reports the Industry Ministry’s press service representative.
“After the receivership establishing, Donetsk electrotechnical plant was brought into operation on March 27,” underlines the Industry Ministry’s representative.
The World Bank leadership has decided to postpone the approval of a $150-million loan for Ukraine.
The Kalinovo-Vostochnaya mine employees of the State company “Makeyevugol” are to bring the new conduit into operation on March 30, reports the Ministry of Coal and Energy press service’s representative.
Labor rights and guarantees of employees of the enterprises going into receivership in the DPR will be completely preserved according to the active legislation of the Republic, the press-service of the DPR Ministry of Industry reports.
The authorities of the DPR have begun negotiations with the largest mining and processing works (MPW) of the Russian Federation on supply of raw materials for the benefit of the iron and steel enterprises of the Republic.
The LPR showcased 41 investment opportunities at today's First Investment Forum in Lugansk, said the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade's representative Tatyana Prokaza.
The LPR Council of Ministers has granted investors seven-year profit tax and land fee exemption, acting Council of Ministers member Natalia Khorsheva told on Tuesday.
The move is aimed at creating favorable environment for implementing investment projects in the Lugansk People’s Republic, Khorsheva said.
Donbass and the Crimea are to establish a joint enterprise to facilitate business connection under unrecognition conditions, said Ruslan Sorokovenko, the Minister of Agriculture and Food.
He reminded that the Crimean companies operated under western sanctions.
Coal from the republics of Donbass is already supplied to the territory of Ukraine, but through Russia and at twice the price. This was stated by the former Minister of Economy Viktor Suslov.
According to him, only Ukraine is losing because of the blockade of Donbass.
The Head of Donetsk People's Republic, Alexander Zakharchenko, talked about export sales of products, made in the DPR in press conference on Tuesday evening.
The decision to introduce a full transport blockade of the DPR and the LPR, adopted by the Ukrainian National Security and Defense Council on the initiative of President Petro Poroshenko, directly contradicts the Minsk Agreements.
The National Security and Defense Council (SNBO) of Ukraine instructed the National Bank and the Security Service of the country within a day to make suggestions for imposing sanctions against banks in which there is a state share of the Russian Federation. This was stated by the SNBO Secretary Alexander Turchinov following the meeting of the Council.
The press secretary of the Russian president Dmitry Peskov assured that the Kremlin "very closely" follows the situation with the branches of Russian banks in Ukraine.
"It is clear that we are very attentively and with great concern watching what is happening in Kiev," the Kremlin spokesman told reporters.
Yasinovataya Engineering Plant ran trials of its upgraded tunnelling machine on Tuesday, reported the DPR Industry and Trade Ministry press service.