13, Volodymyr Omelyan, the
Minister of Infrastructure of Ukraine, chaired a meeting of the Ukrainian part
of a joint Ukrainian-German working group on the consideration and selection of
projects to be financed from KfW loan.
Representatives of the Ministry of Infrastructure, PJSC Ukrzaliznytsia,
State Enterprise USPA, Kyiv City State Administration, Ministry of Justice,
Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Ministry of Economic Development and Trade,
Ministry of Finance, Ministry for Temporarily Occupied Territories and IDPs attended
Ukrainian side has determined that 150 million euros KfW's
German government loan will be spent on infrastructure projects.
have three priority projects – completion of the reconstruction of the railroad
bridge over the Dnipro River in Kyiv, the
modernization and renewal of the rolling stock of Ukrzaliznytsia,
the construction of a breakwater and dredging of the water area in Odessa
port", Volodymyr Omelyan
proceed from the priority. The completion of the bridge is necessary for Kyiv,
and I hope that the German side will support this project. Updating and
modernization of the rolling stock is the priority for Ukrzaliznytsia,
this is economically reasoned", stressed Volodymyr
to the results of the meeting, the proposals will be sent to the Vice Prime
Minister of Ukraine, Minister for Regional Development, Building and Housing of
Ukraine Hennadii Zubko with
further approval by the German side.