The Minister of Finance of the USA Jacob Lew tried to convince on the last working day of the week of the creditors of Ukraine to achieve with the authorities of the country of the agreement on debt obligations.
"We call upon creditors involved in the ongoing process associated with the debt, to reach timely agreement with the Ukrainian authorities, which meet the criteria of the program international monetary Fund, including the achievement of targets for debt sustainability," said Lew.
The Minister said that " in addition to support from the IMF and other borrowers, requires the participation of Ukrainian creditors in the debt restructuring process ". According to his statement, it is necessary to exit the country on a sustainable path of development.
He noticed that North America is seriously upheld the decision of the Board of Directors of the international monetary Fund (IMF) to finish the 1st evaluation of its programme in Ukraine, which makes possible the allocation of the country 1, 7 billion dollars." According to his statement, "transformations in the composition of the list of activities contribute to the IMF economic stabilization as Ukraine is making progress in addressing" the issues you face challenges.
The four-year Program of financial assistance to Ukraine was approved by the IMF Board of Directors on March eleven. The program provides for the allocation of Fund 17, 5 billion dollars, and all international creditors over four years - $ 40 billion. Ukraine in mid-March has already received the 1st tranche of the IMF $ 5 billion. Just in 2015 Kiev hopes to receive $ 10 billion.