President Viktor Yanukovych expects the Cabinet of Ministers to register a draft law with the Verkhovna Rada on public television and radio before the end of April.
The parliament has refused to require joint-stock companies to spend at least 30% of their profits on payment of dividends.
The increase of the monthly fee for use of radio frequencies by 9.1-9.8% came into effect on January 1.
The increase is stipulated in the new Tax Code.
President Viktor Yanukovych has instructed the Cabinet of Ministers and the Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) to develop and submit proposals for creating a national integrated system of counteraction to cybercrime to the National Security and Defense Council (NSDC) by February 11, 2011, president’s decree No. 1119 of December 10 declares.
The Cabinet of Ministers has introduced a fee for allocation of short telephone numbers to communications operators.
The Verkhovna Rada is likely to pass the new Air Code. First reading of draft law No.7144 received votes of 251 Members of Parliament, while 226 votes enough for approval.
The National Space Agency has delayed the launch of the first Ukrainian communication satellite for April-June 2012, director general Yurii Alekseev told the press.
The Cabinet of Ministers has approved procedures for using budget funds to finance creation of a Ukrainian-language version of the Euronews 24-hour television channel in 2010.
The Cabinet of Ministers intends to fully legalize software at the state bodies
The Cabinet of Ministers approved the starting price of sale of 92.79% of shares in Ukrtelecom, Ukraine’s largest telecommunications company, at UAH 10.5 billion