Ukraine received the second tranche from the IMF in 1, 7 billion dollars, informs the national Bank of the country.
"The funds that we received today from the IMF (1, 7 billion dollars - approx. OPINION), will be directed on replenishment of international reserves. In General, our international reserves are growing at a solid pace and by the end of 2015 we expect that their volume will reach almost 18 billion dollars ", - said the head of the national Bank of Ukraine Valeria Gontareva, reports RIA " Novosti ". The Board of Directors of the international monetary Fund (IMF) blessed on the last working day of the week, the Kiev will receive the next tranche of financial assistance in the amount of 1, 7 billion. In the government of Ukraine has stated that part of the new IMF tranche will be used to pay the debts of Ukraine for gas. For its part, the Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk said that the next tranche of the IMF in 1, 7 billion will be directed on replenishment of gold and exchange currency reserves of Ukraine. According to his statement, after receiving the funds, the IMF, the reserves of the country reached $ 12 billion. The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said about the intention to spend allocated on the days of the second tranche of the international monetary Fund on reform.