Ukraine's GDP could be reduced in 2020 by 5%

Ukraine’s GDP in the optimistic scenario of the spread of coronavirus could be reduced in 2020 by 5%, said the Deputy head of the Office of the President of Ukraine Yulia Kovaliv.

When the authorities find it difficult to build macroeconomic predictions, because the situation is changing every day, said Koval, reports “Interfax”.

meanwhile, the President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky put in front of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU), Ministry of Finance and economy Ministry of Ukraine to develop program of vacation credit for business in a pandemic coronavirus.

Zelensky said about the necessity of amending the legislation on criminal responsibility for the illegal export of medical products.

By March 24, Ukraine had contracted the coronavirus 84 people.