The Cabinet of
Ministers of Ukraine, at its
meeting on August 9, approved the decision on
the launch of the sale
of licenses of Fourth-Generation Mobile Communication System (4G). While introducing the corresponding decree, Prime Minister
of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman stressed that this
is another step towards the
economic strengthening of Ukraine and
the development of the telecommunication
industry will be an additional driver
of economic growth.
The Prime Minister
emphasized that the competition for the sale
of licenses will be transparent
to the greatest
possible extent and its results
eventually will bring new technologies
to the state,
to the budget
- additional revenues.
expect the public sale enables
us to increase
the flow of funds in
the state budget, but the
most important to modern infrastructure,
which will develop the national
economy», Volodymyr Groysman stressed.
In turn, Stepan
Kubiv, First Vice Prime Minister
of Ukraine underlined that the introduction of 4G communications in Ukraine is
of utmost importance, because our state in
this aspect lags behind the
leading countries of the world.
The adoption of government’s decisions is a long-felt need. "The introduction of the 4G will
allow to expand the possibilities
both of the
state and business in different
areas, to achieve GDP growth and to create
new jobs”, underscored Stepan Kubiv.