The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine allocated to the State Committee for Television and Radio 450 million UAH from the special fund in terms of return on song competition " ESC " in 2017.
The decision was taken at a cabinet meeting on Monday. " Resolution of the State Committee is expected to allocate 450 million UAH to host Eurovision in 2017. " - said Minister of Economic Development and Trade Stephen cubes representing the ruling.
Recall, the Cabinet instructed the State Committee for Television and Radio Broadcasting and the Ministry of Finance to provide in the draft state budget of Ukraine for 2017 budget appropriations for the song competition " ESC " in the amount of at least 15 million euros.
On 27 July a separate extraordinary meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine has decided to provide government financial guarantees to the organizers of the competition " ESC " .