Through December 12-21, as part of the program "Assistance to employers up to UAH 8,000", 7,082 packages of documents were submitted to employment centers to provide such assistance to more than 170,000 employees.
"The estimated amount of assistance under this program, according to employers' calculations, is about UAH 677 million. The transfer of funds in accordance with the applications will begin tomorrow, i.e. on December 23," said the Minister of Economic Development, Trade and Agriculture Ihor Petrashko.
Among the large enterprises that submitted documents for assistance are Boryspil International Airport, structural subdivisions of Ukrzaliznytsia JSC, Ukravtodor Regional Branches, Kharkivyanka Confectionery Factory PJSC, Turboatom OJSC (Kharkiv), and Windrose Airlines company (Kyiv), "Slavic plant of high-voltage insulators" (Donetsk region), SE NVK "Progress" (Chernihiv region), LLC "PJSC Olympus" (Kirovograd region), LLC "UNIGRAN" (Zhytomyr region).
The largest number of packages of documents was submitted by employers in Dnipropetrovsk, Kharkiv, Donetsk, Sumy and Ivano-Frankivsk regions.
Representatives of the transport industry, heavy and light industry, construction, agriculture, trade enterprises, provision of temporary accommodation services, etc. were most interested in this program.