The Minister of Finance of Ukraine Natalie Jaresko agreed that he would take part in negotiations with a group of international creditors on debt of countries that scheduled for Wednesday in the U.S. capital.
in her expressions, the 1st round of direct negotiations with creditors was held last Friday over the phone.
"scheduled for Wednesday the second round. I will participate in person with our team here in the U.S. capital. There is a progress, a sense of a constructive approach from all sides. I think the desire is also present, to move forward, "she said in the interview to the edition" UKRINFORM ", which released Tuesday.
General state dog of Ukraine is about 70 billion dollars, of which about $ 40 billion foreign debt. Ukraine in the framework of the plan of debt repayment has asked creditors to write off 40% of the principal amount of the debt and accept a fresh bond linked to future economic performance. However, the dialogue on restructuring until not successful, Kiev sent to creditors last edited proposal did not exclude, if necessary, the imposition of a moratorium on the payment of foreign debts.
The creditors ' Committee of Ukraine said that he would insist on changing the terms of the agreement of the Ukrainian government and the IMF on debt restructuring fifteen, $ 3 billion taking into account the wishes of the Department. According to the information of creditors and their offers promise Ukraine in the future, more investment and allow earlier return to the capital market.
The creditors ' Committee headed by Fund Franklin Templeton unites holders 8, 9 billion dollars of debt. Reaching agreements with private creditors is one of the conditions for continued provision of assistance from the IMF on 17, 5 billion dollars funds and other international lenders.