Ukraine needs more efforts to the results achieved today, became the basis for further reforms.
Ukraine should make greater efforts in the direction of reform, the free sale of land and solution to the problem of non-performing loans in the banking sector. This was stated by the regional Vice-President of the world Bank in Europe and Central Asia Cyril Muller, during a visit to Kyiv, the press service of the world Bank, informs Rus.Media.
“In a few years Ukraine has made significant steps towards reforming the pension system, healthcare and Energosbit, and introduced legislation to create an anti-corruption court and the strengthening of state banks,” said Mueller.
According to him, Ukraine needs more efforts to the results achieved today, became the basis for further reforms, especially in the area of the free sale of land, the separation of functions (unbundling) in the gas sector and solution of the problem of non-performing loans in the banking sector.
The World Bank reminded that in addition to last guarantee to support the state policy in the amount of 750 million dollars, which was approved in December 2018, starting in may 2014, the world Bank has provided Ukraine with only 5.5 billion dollars, including the funds allocated under the four loans for development policy and seven investment operations), as well as the guarantee of payment for gas in the amount of $ 500 million. USA.
Investment projects the world Bank supported the provision of basic public services that directly provide benefits to the population through improvement of water supply systems, sanitation, heating, road sector, ensuring social protection and health, as well as contributing to the development of the private sector.