Friday, March 20, 2009

President gives interview to Ukrainian Channel 5

President Victor Yushchenko gave interview to Ukrainian Channel 5.

In the interview President Yushchenko set forth his thoughts on talks between Ukraine and the International Monetary Fund, the International Conference on modernization of Ukrainian gas transport system scheduled on March 23, measures on stabilization of internal political and economic situation in Ukraine, etc.

Speaking about Ukraine-IMF cooperation Victor Yushchenko informed that next week he would hold a regular meeting with representatives of state authorities at which he expects them to complete work on anti-crisis package necessary for continuing cooperation between Ukraine and the IMF. He also repeated that resuming cooperation with the IMF is crucial for Ukraine in fighting economic crisis because it would give “green light for foreign investors”.