The Minister of Finance of Ukraine Natalie Jaresko insists that her country to stabilize the national economy will require additional financial support.
"Package (aid), which we already have, is required to stabilize the monetary banking system, but not enough to seriously re-start growth and help growth," she said." I dream big support, " she said in an interview with the newspaper the wall Street Journal after talks with his American counterpart Jacob Lew in the U.S. capital. For its part, the US Treasury Secretary at the meeting with Jaresko said that the authorities are prepared to toughen penalties with respect to Russia in the event that it considers the actions of the failures of the Minsk agreement on Ukraine, reports RIA " Novosti ". He Also assured the fact that North America will continue to work with the international monetary Fund, the world Bank, the EU and other partners, in order " to provide Ukraine strong support for the strengthening of its economic potential. International monetary Fund March 12, Ukraine sent 1st tranche of financial assistance in the amount of 5 billion dollars, only this year it will be allocated 10 billion Allocated money cannot be used for social purposes, they will go to pay off the public debt of the country. The IMF 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 predicts the rates of inflation in Ukraine in 2015 at the level of 2014, assuming a price increase of 25%. We emphasize that the growth of prices for communal services in Ukraine is a direct consequence of the conditions raised the country's international monetary Fund.