Denis Smallphoto: RIA Novosti
Several Ukrainian ministries may soon be divided into separate departments, said in an interview with “Interfax-Ukraine” the Prime Minister Denis Shmyhal.
He recalled that the Union agencies took place at the initiative of the current government, recognizing that this step “did not give the expected effect.” Smigel told that it is supposed to divide the Department of energy and environment and the Ministry of economy, trade and agriculture.
“It was strange to me, when I got to the first meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, when the Minister of energy first reported on the situation in the nuclear industry, then the coal industry, and then about endangered plants and catch the moth,” — said Smigel about his surprise and added that after that he became a supporter of the fact that environmental issues the government should engage a professional ecologist.
The Prime Minister did not rule out the possibility that the government may also establish a separate agricultural Ministry, stressing that now “it exists at the level of ideas.”
On March 4, the Verkhovna Rada approved the new composition of the government. Its head was the former Deputy Prime Minister Denis Shmyhal. The government replaced ten Ministers. Your posts have kept four officials: Deputy Prime Minister for digital transformation Mikhail Fedorov, the Minister of internal Affairs Arsen Avakov, Minister of infrastructure Vladislav Crickley and the Minister of justice Denis Malyuska. Zelensky explained personnel changes lack of efficiency and effectiveness.
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