President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky has said that he prepares a package of tough measures to prevent rising prices of essential food and goods.
Zelensky said that he understood the urgent needs of all regions and worked around the clock to meet their needs.
“Some decisions have already been made at previous meetings, the others will be made today. It’s not just about personal protective equipment and medical equipment. This includes the work of critical objects in the regions, support for small businesses, continuous social payments to the population, and ensuring a spring sowing campaign. We will also do our utmost to prevent the increase in prices of essential products and goods in the regions, as appeals to the conscience of some sellers did not help, there will be a package of tough measures that will ruin the plans of all profiteers,” the President said.
The head of state also emphasized that he maintained constant contact with the regions.
“We are not just care of Kyiv problems, and will take care of every region of our large and united country,” Zelensky added.