Groysman spoke about a new IMF program in Ukraine

Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman believes that to achieve the most effective cooperation of Ukraine with the International monetary Fund (IMF) could be the launch of the new programme of cooperation. The head of Ukrainian government said during an investment conference of Dragon Capital in London.

“If you ask me as Prime Minister, would I start a new program and to conduct a dialogue on the new program? Yes, I would and would consider it correct in order to most effectively create a plan of action for our work”, – said the Prime Minister, answering a question about the revision of the cooperation program with the IMF.

This Groisman said that Ukraine must fulfill its obligations and be predictable.

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We will remind, at the moment Ukraine and the IMF are cooperating in the framework of the extended Fund (EFF). The current program was the first in which Kiev came to obtain the fourth tranche from the IMF. Now, however, Ukraine is experiencing difficulties with the implementation of structural reforms necessary for allocation of the next tranche, and then behind schedule funding.

So, the National Bank of Ukraine (NBU) declined to expectations this year from the IMF, $ 4.5 billion is now the controller expects the entry into the country in 2017, $ 3.8 billion. The national Bank confirmed that the tranches are delayed because of delays with the Rada vote on key reforms.