Vice Prime Minister – Minister of economic development and trade of Ukraine Stepan Kubiv said that the draft state budget for 2018 will be presented on September 15 and at the moment the Ministry has already agreed on its balance sheet.

“At the moment the budget accordingly with the ministries agreed upon the structure of the balance sheet and, accordingly, held a joint meeting of President of Ukraine, Prime Minister of Ukraine, head of Verkhovna Rada and representatives of the factions to ensure that we presented a budget on time September 15, 2017”, – said the Deputy Prime Minister to journalists after a speech at the economic forum “to support the economic development of Ukraine: cooperation between government of Ukraine and the Diaspora” on Friday in Kiev.

According to S. Kubiv, the budget plan is to select 10 priorities, which include reform, but to talk in detail about the priorities of the draft budget after its approval .