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IMF approves $1 billion in Ukraine aid after long delay

IMF approves $1 billion in Ukraine aid after long delay

The International Monetary Fund on Wednesday resumed its bailout of war-torn Ukraine, approving disbursement of $1 billion from an aid package that had been held up in part on corruption concerns.

IMF chief Christine Lagarde tells Ukraine to fix graft or lose vital aid

IMF chief Christine Lagarde tells Ukraine to fix graft or lose vital aid

IMF chief Christine Lagarde warned Ukraine on Wednesday that its stalled fight against corruption and inability to push through required restructuring measures were jeopardising the future of the Fund`s rescue plan.

Ukraine may need more aid: IMF chief Lagarde

The first installment of the aid, worth $3.19 billion, was disbursed in early May.

EU unlocks first 100 mn euros for Ukraine

The EU`s executive on Tuesday disbursed 100 million euros for Ukraine, the first tranche in a 1.61-billion-euro package to help the struggling country find its economic feet.

IMF hints at quick approval of Ukraine aid

The International Monetary Fund on Thursday said it made "significant progress" in talks with Ukraine`s new Western-backed government over the resumption of a vital support programme for the crisis-hit state.