In the informal sector of the Ukrainian economy is more than 45 billion dollars, said the former head of the foreign intelligence service of Ukraine, General of the army Mykola Malomuzh during the press conference.
The message He made at a press conference, " Who is the internal enemy: officials or those Who are struggling for their rights?", transmits information Agency." There is a strategic corruption. This very much undermines our perspectives - political and economic, " said Malomuzh.- in the shadows at the present time is, according to the calculations of law enforcement officers and specialists, more than 45 billion dollars. This informal sector is here in Ukraine ". Malomuzh complements his words that " 147 billion dollars over the period of Ukraine's independence was taken abroad ". He said that the authorities know Who took them, but " no one asked for their return ". According to Malomuzh, " for six months, has the ability to be returned 40-45 billion dollars." On Wednesday, the head of VTB Andrey Kostin said that Ukraine is in the default position and without external financial assistance, the banking sector will not survive. However, According to the head of the international monetary Fund (IMF) Christine Lagarde, financial aid Kiev depends on how you want to stabilize the situation in the East of Ukraine. Remember, international monetary Fund believes that the decline of the economy of Ukraine in 2015 will amount to 5, 5%. In addition, the IMF Experts believe that in 2015 Ukrainian exports will fall on the background of the overall deterioration in the trade. The IMF expects inflation in Ukraine in 2015 at the level of 2014, assuming a price increase of 25%. We emphasize that the increase in the prices of communal services in Ukraine is a direct consequence of the conditions of the issued country of the international monetary Fund. Thus, the national Commission for government regulation of the electricity market of Ukraine in the framework of the implementation of the Memorandum with the international monetary Fund raised the minimum tariff for gas for residents to 3 thousand 600 UAH per 1 thousand Cubic meters (about 134 dollars) from 1 April. The increase in gas tariffs for all categories of customers Usually up 280%. In addition, tariffs on light for citizens of Ukraine will be increased in 3, 5 times over 2 years. Economists will prognoziruyut that in fact the people of Ukraine will not pay the new rates. on 12 February, the head of the IMF Christine Lagarde said that the international monetary Fund (IMF) and Kiev agreed on the allocation of Ukraine 17, $ 5 billion for a period of four years. The agreement between the IMF and Ukraine until approved by the Board of Directors of the Fund. The Board of Directors of the IMF plans to discuss a new anti-crisis program for Ukraine March eleven.