The Rada has approved three new ministers: Oleksandr Kubrakov, for Infrastructure; Oleksiy Lubchenko for Economy; and Viktor Lyashko, for Health
. Here are highlights of their speeches yesterday to the Rada.
Two Deputy Energy ministers were fired: Yuriy Boyko, responsible for electricity, and Oleksandr Zorin, responsible for coal. The Cabinet accepted the resignation of Svitlana Panaiotidi, a deputy minister who had submitted her resignation before the May holidays.
predicts: “The most likely substitutes in the Cabinet are: Oleksiy Lyubchenko (Head of the Tax Administration) for Economy Minister; Oleksandr Kubrakov (Head of the state road administration Ukravtodor) for Infrastructure Minister; and Viktor Lyashko (Chief Sanitary Doctor and Deputy Minister) for Health the Ministry.