The international monetary Fund can give Ukraine the next two tranches under the new program of cooperation stand-by in 2019. According to the documents of the IMF, the second tranche of Ukraine will be able to obtain the results of the first revision of the program may 15, and the third after revision November 15.
The amount of revenue reaches $ 2.6 billion (each tranche of SDR 0.9 billion or 1.3 billion dollars), UNIAN news Agency reports, citing documents of the Fund.
The first tranche under the new IMF program listed at the end of December. Its size was 1.4 billion dollars.
We will remind, in September the international monetary Fund replaced the financial assistance program EFF, which operated from 2015, on stand-by. An important condition for tranche was the issue of raising gas prices for the population. On October 19 the Cabinet adopted a decision to increase gas prices for population by 23.5% from November 1, 2018. Then Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman said that the new increase in gas prices for the population not expected.. For tranche also required to adopt the state budget for the year 2019.
On the 18th of December, the international monetary Fund finally approved the new program of cooperation with Ukraine stand-by 3.9 billion dollars for a period of 14 months. The Fund also decided to immediately pay the first tranche of aid of $ 1.4 billion. Note that after the message on the tranche of the IMF began the strengthening of the hryvnia. In addition, thanks to the new program Fund, Ukraine will receive access to $ 8 billion. It also became known how much Ukraine will pay the IMF this year. The first payment scheduled for February 1, 2019.