Kiev hopes to receive another tranche of the international monetary Fund (IMF) at 1, 7 billion dollars in July, said the Head of the Ministry of Finance Natalia Jaresko.
Kiev is experiencing financial and economic crisis, in the end forced to turn to the West for loans. Currently is the 1st change to the extended payment of the IMF, the results of which Kiev hopes to get 1, 7 billion.
"I am sure that the IMF will support us, if you see significant progress and understand how we will save the already mentioned fifteen, $ 3 billion and will reach 2 other purposes of restructuring the debt. About the next tranche 1, 7 billion, is convinced that we will get it sometime in July, "Jaresko said in the interview to the edition" Mirror of week. Ukraine ". In her expressions, the next tranche is also important for Ukraine, but its receipt is not critical.
The Finance Minister added that these funds are not for the state budget, and for reserves of the NBU." They are without doubt important, because from them we gradually recovered our gold accumulation " - said Jaresko.
in the framework adopted in March 2015 of the IMF loan program allocates Ukraine, 17, 5 billion dollars, and all international creditors in total over four years - $ 40 billion, including the fifteen billion through debt restructuring. In mid-March, Ukraine has received from the IMF 1st tranche of us $ 5 billion under the enhanced financial assistance program.