The minimum wage has been raised to UAH 5,000, and further accelerated growth has been announced. The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted amendments to the Law “On the State Budget of Ukraine for 2020”, which increased the minimum wage from UAH 4,723 by 5.9% from September 1 up to UAH 5,000 month. At the same time, an even more ambitious increase in the minimum wage in two stages has been announced for next year: up to UAH 6,000 from January 1 and UAH 6,500 in the second half.