According to Interfax, the Ukraine Coal Industry Ministry and China Development Bank signed a memorandum of cooperation in Kyiv recently. The ministry presented several investment projects to the Chinese side totaling an estimated $1.03 billion. The projects include the DF Melnykov mine, Novopavlivska mine, Shakhtarska-Hlyboka mine, Rosiya mine and Dymytrov and Stakhanov mines. All are state enterprises.