The main areas of change are the following:

1) List of documents required for obtaining a work permit reduced
2) Work permits issued for longer period (3 years instead of 1 year)
3) Minimum wage of foreign workers increased
4) Reduced processing time of work permit applications

For more detailed information, please read our Ukrainian webpage: https://leinonen.kiev.ua/news/news-2018/work-permit-processes-for-foreigners-have-been-simplified