February 26, Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk and members of the Cabinet held a meeting with
the Council of the coalition of parliamentary factions in order to approve
bills aimed at financial and economic stabilization in the country.
meeting Arseniy Yatsenyuk
told reporters that the purpose was to get maximum support of all the parliamentary
factions of the coalition.
He said that
within recent days he along with the members of the Government held meetings
with all the factions of the parliamentary coalition, except for the largest
one: "I hope that tomorrow they will have the opportunity to meet and work
with the Government on all bills that are necessary for financial and economic
stabilization of the state."
Minister underlined that the Government and the parliamentary factions built up
a "new system of relations", "This is the first time when the whole
Government spent hours with all the factions not faction leaders discussing clause
after clause every bill and even a financial plan of Naftogaz
Minister emphasized that during the meetings representatives of the factions
gave very constructive suggestions and noted in this the factions of "Samopomich" [Self Reliance] and "Radical
submitted by the factions that are real proposals not political intrigue not only
get the perception of the Government, but we are seconding them and introducing
into appropriate bills," he said.
He called it
annoying that currently only two parliamentary committees made decisions on
these bills and other parliamentary committees didn’t have time to gather:
"Once again I want to emphasize that the sooner we will approve relevant
bills, the sooner we can stabilize the economic situation."
"I hope that
the Parliament will work as it should. An adjusted bill should be introduced
before the Parliament and voted without long debate, because bills should be
prepared before the parliamentary hall, not during the passage of the bill, and
make from this a political show. This should be a technical, legal and correct
political decision of all parliamentary factions within the coalition," he
coalition and efficiency is what I call Ukrainian Parliament to," the
Prime Minister highlighted.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk also said that he urged the Parliament to gather a
meeting on this issue as soon as possible.