“I believe that the Government, the President and the Parliament
will fulfil the criteria which were agreed with the IMF to ensure our economic
growth and financial stability,” stressed Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy
Yatsenyuk during a meeting with Managing Director of the International Monetary
Fund Christine Lagarde on Sunday, September 6.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk noted that the visit of Christine Lagarde to Kyiv was truly historic: “For the first time the
IMF Managing Director has decided to make a trip to Ukraine, and this is the
first time in history, when we have implemented everything we promised in our
programs with the IMF”.
The Prime Minister of Ukraine expressed gratitude to
Christine Lagarde for her endeavours to support Ukraine.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk stressed that the Ukrainian Government is devoted
to an idea “to make the country better, to stabilize the financial situation
and to carry out real economic reforms”.
“Together with the IMF, together with the President and the
Government we have already taken serious steps to get back on the track of
economic stabilization. We expected to have a gradual economic growth. But we understand
that a number of global challenges has occurred as well”, said the Head of the
He stressed: “I want to be clear that the President and the
Government are committed to build a really strong Ukraine. We expect the
Ukrainian Parliament will support and enact laws necessary for to pursue the reform
“The future of the country is in question. I believe with joining
efforts we will be able to make Ukraine a prosperous and powerful country in
the EU,” Arseniy Yatsenyuk summed up.