Thursday, December 11, 2008

President meets the IMF Mission

President Victor Yushchenko met with the Mission of the International Monetary Fund.

At the meeting President thanked the IMF for its support of Ukraine in times of world financial crisis.

He also assured that the Ukrainian side would keep up to its obligations under the Memorandum on economic and financial policy.

Beside that President addressed the IMF with a request to consider supporting of some additional measures, such as financing of projects within the framework of preparation to EURO 2012 or construction of housing.

From Ukraine participants of the meeting were National Bank Chairman Volodymyr Stelmakh, Minister of Finance Viktor Pynzenyk, First Deputy Chief of President’s Staff Oleksandr Shlapak, Deputy Chief of Staff Andrii Goncharuk.