On Tuesday, June 9, in
the framework of his working visit to the USA, Prime Minister of Ukraine
Arseniy Yatsenyuk met with United States Secretary of the Treasury Jacob J. Lew.
Minister of Finance
of Ukraine Natalie Jaresko participated in a meeting as
a member of the Ukrainian delegation.
During the event the
parties discussed support by the American side of the reform programme the
Government of Ukraine had embarked on.
The Secretary of the
Treasury assured readiness of the US to promote the implementation of the IMF
program in Ukraine, including the restructuring of commercial debt.
Among the issues
considered was granting to Ukraine additional loan guarantees worth USD 1