The IMF was to allocate $ 1 billion Photo: UNIAN
The reason for the deferral tranche of the IMF was the consequences of the blockade of the occupied territories of Donbass.
This was stated by President Petro Poroshenko.
“Today, the international monetary Fund at the meeting of its Board had to allocate the next tranche of us $ 1 billion, which is necessary for the further replenishment of the reserves to keep the stability of the national currency.
We have undertaken reforms. Convinced the Foundation that our version of pension reform does not provide for the direction of raising the retirement age. We received a positive assessment of economic reforms. And on Saturday, the question on Ukraine disappeared from the agenda of the Board of Directors.
Today, we will have intensive negotiations the Minister of Finance, Chairman of the National Bank, the Prime Minister. I want to be in it. To correct the results caused by the irresponsible behavior of Ukrainian politicians. Must work together to unite to get the tranche,” – said Poroshenko.
“All heard how irresponsible politicians argue that the money the IMF eaten, stolen or misused? It is a continuous, total and irresponsible lie.
They (the IMF money Gazeta.ua) all saved and invested in the hryvnia. And the hryvnia exchange rate for the third year is kept flexible, but relatively unchanged,” – said the President.
The question of the third review of the eff the EFF for Ukraine disappeared from the agenda of the Board of Directors of the International monetary Fund, which should take place today, March 20.