Kyiv: On Thursday, the Verkhovna Rada ratified the agreement of mutual understanding and the loan agreement between Ukraine and the EU, which provides for receiving macro-financial assistance in the amount of 1 billion euros.
This was reported on the website of the Verkhovna Rada.
Assistance will be provided in two tranches of 500 million euros in case of compliance with the requirements set out in the documents.
It was known that 242 Deputies voted for the corresponding decision.
Recall that the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development improved its initial forecast for Ukraine’s GDP growth in 2018 from 3% to 3.5%.