Verkhovna Rada Appoints New Minister of Energy of Ukraine

Thu, 29/04/2021 - 12:45

The Parliament adopted a draft resolution on the appointment of Herman Galushchenko to the position of a member of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine - Minister of Energy of Ukraine. A total of 305 MPs voted in favor.

Prime Minister Denys Shmygal was present in the hall and delivered a short speech in support of Galuschenko’s appointment. Galuschenko prior to his appointment stressed that National Nuclear Energy Generating Company of Ukraine (NNEGC «Energoatom») for the second month in a row was a profitable enterprise. “My main goal on the post is to improve cooperation with the Parliament and other stakeholders regarding improving energy industry state” – Galuschenko added.