The leader of the presidential race Vladimir Zelensky, held important for the future of Ukraine meeting
Newly elected President Vladimir Zelensky discussed with the Head of the International monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde, IMF readiness to support Ukraine. This was announced Thursday at a regular briefing for journalists the official representative of the IMF Jerry rice, writes Vesti.
“I can confirm that the managing Director really was in contact with Zelensky in connection with his election as President of Ukraine and stressed that the IMF remains ready to support Ukraine and help to solve the challenges before us, — said the representative of the Fund. — Lagarde also spoke with the outgoing President [Petro] Poroshenko.” The head of the IMF, thanked him for the close cooperation during his presidency and expressed the hope and expectation that progress in the framework of the economic program will continue,” said Jerry rice.
Jerry rice said that the exact date of the visit of the IMF mission in Kiev to review the program yet, but it “will be held in the coming weeks.”
“It [the mission] will assess the progress under the programme and will discuss with the new authorities the economic policies for the remainder of the year,” concluded rice.
Also earlier it was reported that Vladimir Zelensky, for the first time openly declared its long-term goal as President. The newly elected President of Ukraine has held a meeting with Minister of foreign Affairs of Canada Christ Freeland, during which he disclosed the purpose of his team.
It is reported Glavred with reference to the press service Zelensky.
The meeting was held in Kyiv on Wednesday, may 8. During the conversation the winner of the presidential elections and the foreign Minister of Canada raised the issue of the fight against corruption.
“We don’t want to talk about the fight against corruption, we want to achieve victory over it,” said Zelensky.
He also revealed the plan of his team, which will help to achieve this goal. The idea Zelensky, to win over by bribery it is important to limit contact of the Ukrainians with officials.
“Our goal is the state of the smartphone”, — said Vladimir Zelensky.
Recall, the best solution to the conflict in the Donbas: “without Zelensky’t do it.”
As reported Politeka, Savchenko laid eyes on Zelensky and chose a position.
Politeka also wrote about what became known about the main vulnerabilities Zelensky.