The German advisory group working in Ukraine estimated losses incurred to the Ukrainian economy by the ban to transport goods across the demarcation line in the Donbas at 1.6 percent of the gross domestic product.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) will receive updated macro-indicators within a "couple of days," taking into account the suspension of all cargo traffic with separatist-held areas of eastern Ukraine.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has postponed the allocation of another disbursement to Ukraine due to manipulations by the authorities in the process of appointing an auditor for the National Anti-Corruption Bureau of Ukraine (NABU).
The Minister of Finance of Ukraine Oleksandr Danyliuk announced that the revision of the program of cooperation between Ukraine and the International Monetary Fund (IMF) is not intended.
The issue of allocating a tranche of $1 billion to Ukraine under the Expanded Financing Facility (EFF) program, scheduled for March 20, was postponed by the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board solely because of the clarification of calculations.
The issue of allocating a tranche of $1 billion to Ukraine under the Expanded Financing Facility (EFF) program disappeared from the agenda of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Executive Board on March 20.
Ukraine’s Finance Minister Oleksandr Danyliuk says Memorandum of Cooperation with the International Monetary Fund stipulates launch of land reform in Ukraine in 2017.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has agreed to extend the procedure for launching an anti-corruption court in Ukraine.
The renewed text of the IMF Memorandum on Ukraine that was signed last week includes items on the pension, land, bank, and other important reforms.
The International Monetary Fund reached staff-level agreement with Ukraine on the third review of the arrangement under the Extended Fund Facility, the completion of which will enable the next disbursement to be made in late March.
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has reached an agreement with the government of Ukraine, paving the way for an additional tranche of its loan program to be paid later this month.
The signing of a new International Monetary Fund (IMF) cooperation memorandum is a matter of a few days.
The Ministry of Finance intends to harmonize a number of technical details of the memorandum with the IMF in the coming days.
The head of the Social Policy Ministry says the retirement age in Ukraine will not increase. However, a citizen must earn a certain term of service enough for retirement. The draft bill on the pension reform is ready.
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde says negotiations between the International Monetary Fund and Ukraine on allowing the release of the next tranche of aid for the country are heading in the right direction.
The pension reform the government scheduled to implement this year does not stipulate for raising the retirement age, while the IMF does not insist on it either.
IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said Ukraine was a nice example of the country where the Fund’s success or failure depended on the government.
Minister of Social Policy Andrii Reva says the International Monetary Fund insists on raising the retirement age in Ukraine.