13 June 2018
The Ministry of Economic Development summed up the results of licensing certain types of activities in 2017
According to official statistical reports, the number of valid licenses issued by licensing authorities at the end of 2017 amounted to 621.3 thousand. Some of the largest areas of activities that are subject to licensing include educational activities, medical activities, retail sale of alcoholic beverages, activities to install, service and repair fire safety devices in buildings and structures, and pharmaceutical activities. These five areas account for 382.6 thousand operating licenses (61.6% of their total number).