Poroshenko urged Parliament to adopt a package of laws to further implement reforms
11.02.2016 19:13 "Agro Perspectiva" (Kyiv) —
As of today, while speaking at the meeting of the Council of Regional Development, the Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko has told he had had a phone conversation with the IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde the day before, President Petro Poroshenko Press Office reports.
«I would like to say to our enemies and opponents that the program of our cooperation with the IMF will not be terminated. On the contrary, we have discussed the things to be adopted shortly,» Poroshenko said.
As to Poroshenko, within the shortest time Ukraine is to adopt a series of visa-free draft laws and fulfill the provisions of the Memorandum of cooperation with the IMF.
«I advise the Government and Parliament to focus on the establishment of efficient corporate administration of the biggest state enterprises of Ukraine, particularly the NJSC Naftogaz of Ukraine. In the course of the first plenary week, we should approve the legislation on privatization and the visa-free regime,» the President said.
As to the report, Poroshenko was hopeful that the Government would submit all the draft laws to him by the end of the week and the Parliament would consider them as the urgent ones.
As to Poroshenko, these will be the amendments to the law on the appointment of the anti-corruption prosecutor, the issues of the National Agency for Prevention of Corruption and the issue of special confiscation.
Reportedly, the President urged the MPs to support the European choice of Ukraine not only by words, but also by actions.