The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted the draft state budget for 2018 year. It is reported RT with reference to the UNIAN.
As it became known, compiled a draft Ukrainian state budget voted 273 deputies. The necessary minimum of votes for adoption of the project is 226 votes.
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It is reported that the new budget includes appropriations for the defense and security of Ukraine in the amount of 5% of GDP or 164,9 billion hryvnia. Also, the content of the document there is an article on the minimum wage growth of 16% from 3,2 thousand UAH up to 3,723 thousand.
It is noted that the subsistence minimum on one person counting on the month in 2018 will be from January 1 1, 7 thousand hryvnia, from July 1 – 1,777 thousand hryvnias, from December 1 – 1,853 thousand.