The Ministry of Finance agreed on the concept of reforming the coal industry

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The adoption of the draft Concept will allow to start development of the State target economic program of reforming the coal mining industry to 2020

The Ministry of Finance of Ukraine approved a draft order of the Cabinet of Ministers "On approval of the Concept of the State target economic program of reforming the coal industry until 2020" and referred it for consideration to the Cabinet of Ministers. About it reports a press-service of the Ministry of energy and coal industry.

"The adoption of this draft Concept will allow to start development of the State target economic program of reforming the coal industry until 2020, which will be held by the specialists of regional state administrations, on the territory where enterprises of the coal industry, the Ministry of social policy of trade unions and other institutions", - stated in the message.

According to the project, to solve the problem of unprofitability of coal mines, you can use the reform of the coal industry and output them to a break-even operation.

The main objectives envisaged by the Concept - improvement of the regulatory framework to accelerate restructuring of unprofitable mines, the increase of investment attractiveness of coal mines, the establishment of mechanisms for social protection of displaced workers, address environmental issues, preparation of mines for privatization.

In the State target economic program of reforming the coal industry up to 2020 will be provided specific measures for reforming the sector. This increase of investment attractiveness of coal mines, increase the volume and improve the economic efficiency of coal mining.

It is noted that the main directions of the draft Concept of State target economic program of reforming the coal industry up to 2020 correspond to the direction of Reforming the coal industry, approved by the resolution of the Verkhovna Rada No. 26-VIII dated 11 December 2014 "On the Program of activity of Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine" and the Coalition agreement of Deputy factions European Ukraine.

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