Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Hroisman intends to meet with representatives of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) to discuss the draft pension reform. This was announced by Deputy Finance Minister Sergei Marchenko.
“I understand that yesterday, he and those changes were discussed by the representatives of the Ministry of social policy. Today will be meeting with the Prime Minister and our Deputy (the Minister of Finance. – Ed.)”, he said.
We will remind, the Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine adopted the draft pension reform and submitted it to the Council reforms. According to the draft, pension in Ukraine will increaseand the retirement age will remain almost unchanged. At the same time for some categories of Ukrainians will cancel the special conditions of retirement.
Yesterday, may 16, arrived in Ukraine IMF mission, which intends to see the project of pension reform which are conditions of tranche by the IMF in the framework of the Memorandum on cooperation.