Ukraine, EU sign agreement on EUR 1 bln macro-financial assistance program
Ukraine and the European Union launch new, already the fourth, program of macro-financial assistance to Ukraine worth EUR 1 billion.
"We feel support. The implementation of the EU-Ukraine Association Agreement objectives is extremely important. We continue to introduce structural changes that also allow us approaching the EU standards," Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman said at the meeting with European Commission Vice-President Valdis Dombrovskis, the Government portal reports.
The memorandum and the loan agreement on macro-financial assistance program was signed by Acting Ukrainian Finance Minister Oksana Markarova, Governor of the National Bank of Ukraine Yakiv Smolii and Vice-President of the European Commission Valdis Dombrovskis in the presence of President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and Prime Minister of Ukraine Volodymyr Groysman.