The new Chairman of the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) may be appointed even before the Verkhovna Rada for the summer. It on a press-conferences were reported by the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko.
“I do not exclude that this could happen before the summer parliamentary recess, so we were not expecting the autumn”, – said Poroshenko.
He noted that in the selection of candidates will come not so much from the comments of the international community, how the interests of the Ukrainian state and the Ukrainian people.
As reported, Poroshenko is considering several candidates for the post of head of the national Bank. The head of National Bank Valeria Gontareva resigned a month ago – she stated that written statement, said Poroshenko.
We will remind, on may 10 was the last working day of Valeria Gontareva as head of the National Bank of Ukraine – she was gone for a long vacation, until it will dismiss the Supreme Rada. Before Gontareva said that fulfilled all the tasks set before them. Acting head of the NBU prior to the official dismissal of Gontareva her Deputy Jacob Smoliy.
According to the Constitution, the head of the NBU is appointed by the Verkhovna Rada on representation of the President for a period of 7 years. Gontareva holds the position of head of the NBU almost 3 years.