The IMF mission came to Ukraine for pension reform

In Ukraine 16 may there will arrive representatives of the International monetary Fund (IMF), which will be submitted the draft law on pension reform. This was reported by Minister of social policy Andrei Reva.

“May 16, they (representatives of the IMF. – Ed.) must come again to view the bill itself,” said the Minister.

According to him, almost all the details of the draft pension reform agreed with the IMF. Foundation officials want to see how these points were spelled out in the bill.

Reva said that shortly after transmission of the draft law the representatives of the IMF Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groisman will present the reform of the Ukrainian public.

Earlier, the Cabinet stated on the harmonization of the pension reform with the IMF is 99%. It was noted that there are only technical details.

While recently, Vice Prime Minister Pavlo Rozenko envoy criticized the IMF for its advice regarding the reform of the Ukrainian pension system. Also we will remind that authorities said Kiev has convinced the IMF not to raise the retirement age for the Ukrainians to 63 years.