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For the post of Prime Minister of Ukraine claimed six people. About it reports “Kommersant”.
In the office of the President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky consider six candidates for the position. This is the Deputy head of the office for economic Affairs Alexei Goncharuk, the representative of Ukraine in the International monetary Fund Vladyslav Rashkovan, security Council Secretary Alexander Danilyuk, the head of the Supervisory Council of the “Ukroboronprom” aivaras Abromavicius, as well as the head of “Naftogaz” Andrei KOBOLEV and the Executive Director of the company Yuriy Vitrenko.
A source in the presidential administration told the newspaper that in a few weeks, the office conducted the negotiations with the candidates, following which two of them were on the verge of departure from the list of applicants. Their names were not called.
These candidates caused the discontent of the office because they insist on independence from the government. In the presidential administration believe that the Cabinet of Ministers must agree on all decisions with the head of state.
The interlocutor of the edition noted that the office Zelensky want to use all advantages of obtaining a majority of votes in Parliament. This will give the administration the President the opportunity to form a professional technocratic government that will fully support the head of state.
During the elections to the Verkhovna Rada Zelensky said about the qualities that should be possessed by the future Prime Minister. The President believes that the government will be headed by a professional economist without a political past who has previously held either the position or the post of the speaker of Parliament or the post of the head of any parliamentary faction.
Elections to the Ukrainian Parliament took place on 21 July. The total turnout amounted to 49.84 per cent voters. According to the results of processing 100% of ballots the party Zelensky “servant of the people” can form a single-party majority, receiving 254 out of 450 mandates. In addition to the party in power in the Parliament are also party of Viktor Medvedchuk “the Opposition platform For life”, the former President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko “European solidarity”, the Deputy of Yulia Tymoshenko’s “Fatherland” and leader of the musical group “Okean Elzy” Svyatoslav Vakarchuk “the Voice.”
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