European banks will provide Ukraine to eur900 million for the repair of the road Kyiv – Odessa, said the acting head of the State Agency of highways of Ukraine (“Ukravtodor”) Slawomir Nowak.

“We managed to conclude negotiations with the European banks, EIB and BRD, and Ukraine will receive the next € 900 million for capital repair of Kyiv – Odesa and the raising of the road to the highway. With the following construction season they should start the repair”, – quotes the Novak website “Gromadska”.

According to him, repair of Kyiv – Odesa highway will begin in 2020, after the reconstruction of the route should be a highway. He said that for the overhaul of this road need 2-3 years.

Novak was appointed to the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine acting head of “Ukravtodor” 19 Oct 2016. In September 2019, he filed a letter of resignation (leave this position since 1 October).