As of January 1, 2019 Ukraine have formed the foreign exchange reserves of more than $ 20 billion. This is a record figure for the last 5 years.
Such a figure named Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman on the ground in 2019, the meeting of the Cabinet of Ministers, says EA.
On January 1, 2019, we have been able to form a national reserves — more than $ 20 billion. It is the largest, a record figure for the previous 5 years
The Prime Minister said that 2018 is completed adequately, although there remains many problems. And future tasks of the government he called strengthening the economy, creating high-quality industries and jobs.
All that accumulated economy, it is necessary to reinvest, give to people — through the funding of education, medicine, the indexation of pensions. From 1 January 500 000 military retirees will receive the recalculation of pensions by more than 700 UAH… We are preparing to March 1 to conduct a large-scale recalculation of pensions for all Ukrainian pensioners. Since January 1 we have started the process of monetization of subsidies. We want people to get the funds that they own — including, as a reward for energy saving, savings
We will remind, in December, the IMF gave Ukraine the first tranche under the new program in the amount of $ 1.4 billion (from the total amount under the program stand-by 3.9 billion us dollars). In the framework of this programme provides for the obligation of Ukraine to raise gas prices for the population. If the government fulfils the conditions specified in the Memorandum, the IMF called date next tranche of macro-financial assistance. Also the Board of Executive Directors of the WB approved December 18, 2018 granting Ukraine guarantees in the amount of $ 750 million in support of public policy.