Ukraine agreed with international lenders on the write-off 3, 8 billion from $ 19, $ 3 billion of debt, said the head of the Ministry of Finance Natalia Jaresko before the government meeting.
in her expressions, " payment of the remaining balance of fifteen, $ 5 billion decided to stretch up to 2019 ", reports news Agency.
before Thursday, the head of Ukrainian government Arseniy Yatsenyuk announced the extraordinary meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers on Thursday said that his country " there is good financial news ". Ukraine March led dialogues with the international Committee of creditors on the restructuring of part of the Ukrainian debt. On the first day of the week it was declared that the Ukrainian government neared agreement with its creditors on debt restructuring. In addition, the British print edition of the financial times argues that international creditors Ukraine agreed to restructure the debt of Kiev for the expense of writing off 20% of the total size of a country's debt obligations. Restructuring of the state debt in the amount of 22, 7 billion, including debts to Ukrainian enterprises, stipulated in the Memorandum of understanding between the Ukrainian government and the IMF and is one of the key conditions for the provision of Kiev 17, $ 5 billion in a four-year program of the extended payment. On August 5, the Ministry of Finance of Ukraine said that the country's authorities in the event of failure of the negotiations considering the use of alternative payment mechanisms in the framework of its cooperation programme with the main creditor of the country – international monetary Fund. The deadline for conclusion of the agreement between the Ukrainian government and the creditors have not at the end of September and mid-August.