Julia Timoshenkoto: RIA Novosti
The leader of the party “Batkivshchyna” Yulia Tymoshenko told about the deteriorating economic situation in Ukraine, the ICTV channel, which published on YouTube.
According to Tymoshenko, the state budget has ceased to receive the planned revenues from taxes and are chiefly printed with money emission. “It is hidden. This means that the economy stagnates and falls,” she said.
In addition, the politician recalled the debt owed to the international monetary Fund (IMF), part of which Ukraine must repay in September. She noted that the amount of debt is two billion dollars (50 billion hryvnia).
The new cooperation program between Ukraine and the IMF in the framework of the stand-by arrangement approved in December last year and will last for 14 months. Its volume is about 3,9 billion dollars. Of these funds, around $ 1.4 billion provided immediately, the rest will be allocated on the basis of semi-annual revisions of the program in 2019.
Video, photo All from Russia.