Architects Obliged to Design Only Energy-Efficient Housing
Architects Obliged to Design Only Energy-Efficient Housing

According to the Ministry of Regional Development, there is a project of a new State Building Standards В.2.2-Х:201Х named “Residential houses. Basic provisions” proposing to introduce a rule regarding the design of the residential buildings with energy efficiency not below “C” Level. It will permit…

New Food Labeling Rules Will Come into Force Within Six Months
New Food Labeling Rules Will Come into Force Within Six Months

Food Labeling: the information on food packaging will soon become more legible and informative. The consumers will receive all the necessary information if the products contain allergens and gluten. The relevant Law “On Consumer Information on Food Products” is enacted on August 6, 2019 (6…

The Strategy of the State Environmental Policy up to 2030 Adopted
The Strategy of the State Environmental Policy up to 2030 Adopted

The Verkhovna Rada has defined the Basic Principles (Strategy) of the State Environmental Policy of Ukraine for the period up to 2030. The corresponding Law (draft No. 8328) was adopted on February 28. The Law revises the main strategic objectives of the state environmental policy,…

State Statistics Released Inflation Index in January 2019
State Statistics Released Inflation Index in January 2019

According to the State Statistics Service, the consumer price index (inflation index) in January 2019 compared to December 2018 is 101.0%. For the period from January 1998 to January 2019 the index is 1319.8%. At the same time, the consumer price indices for goods and…