Groisman complained about the lack of money for reforms

Гройсман пожаловался на нехватку денег для реформ

Money in the budget is not enough, said Groisman

The Prime Minister said where funneling the budget money.

Ukraine does not have enough money to carry out reforms, because a lot is spent on external debt servicing, defence and Pension Fund. On this forum on decentralization in the Ternopil region, Prime Minister Vladimir Groisman.

According to him, servicing external debt annually spend more than 100 billion hryvnia, which is 4% of GDP.

In addition, according to the Prime Minister, about 5.5 billion. Ukraine annually spends to cover the deficit of the Pension Fund, and another 5% of GDP is spent on security and defense.

“The reforms we need as air. Everyone who says they don’t need need all all to pay today, – I also support it. But those who say they do understand that in the budget there is no money, and how to do it, they do not know. This nonsense we sometimes take for granted,” said the Prime Minister.

Ukraine’s state debt, according to the Finance Ministry, or 66.8% of GDP and 70% of debt is foreign currency loans.

It should be noted that until the end of October, Ukraine has to fulfill several conditions of the EU, otherwise you will not receive the third tranche of macro-financial assistance in the amount of 600 million euros.

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