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KIEV, March 3- An international Monetary Fund mission will arrive in Kiev on Monday and start consultations on Tuesday, an official at the Ukrainian central bank said. The official, who declined to be named, gave no further details. Ukraine's new leaders say the country needs about $35 billion in financial assistance over the next two years to avoid bankruptcy.
WASHINGTON, March 2- Finance ministers from the Group of Seven rich nations on Sunday pledged to throw a financial lifeline to Ukraine as long as the new government in Kiev agreed to pursue economic reforms sought by the International Monetary Fund.
WASHINGTON, March 2- Finance ministers from the Group of Seven developed nations said on Sunday they were prepared to provide "strong financial backing to Ukraine" and that support from the International Monetary Fund will be critical in unlocking other aid.
G7 FINANCE MINISTERS SAY IMF SUPPORT FOR UKRAINE WILL BE CRITICAL IN UNLOCKING ASSISTANCE FROM WORLD BANK, OTHER INSTITUTIONS, EU AND BILATERAL SOURCES.
G7 FINANCE MINISTERS SAY IMF IS INSTITUTION BEST PREPARED TO HELP UKRAINE ADDRESS ECONOMIC CHALLENGES.
KIEV, March 1- Ukraine is unlikely to receive financial assistance from the International Monetary Fund before April, Ukrainian Finance Minister Oleksander Shlapak was quoted as saying on Saturday. Ukraine, which faces a further $6 billion in foreign debt payments this year, has asked the IMF for financial assistance of at least $15 billion.
Details of the package were being hammered out, but Senator Chris Murphy, chairman of a Senate subcommittee on European Affairs, said the package would be part of "a broader, coordinated program" with the European Union, International Monetary Fund and other international partners.
RIO DE JANEIRO/ LONDON, Feb 28- Ukraine's hryvnia jumped as much as 10 percent on Friday on hopes of a loan from the International Monetary Fund, while the Brazilian real slid 0.5 percent after the latest budget data poured cold water on hopes that the country would halt a deterioration in its fiscal performance.
WASHINGTON, Feb 28- The head of the International Monetary Fund said on Friday that there was no need to "panic" in terms of delivering economic aid to Ukraine, which has been hit with economic turmoil after the ouster of President Viktor Yanukovich.
LONDON, Feb 28- Russia's rouble stayed near five-year lows to the dollar on Friday, hit by fears about instability in neighbouring Crimea, but Ukraine's hryvnia rebounded, trading 5-10 percent firmer on hopes of an IMF loan.
KIEV, Feb 28- Ukraine hopes to receive international financial aid soon and is determined to fulfil all the conditions needed to secure support from the International Monetary Fund, Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Friday.
KIEV, Feb 28- Ukraine hopes to begin receiving international finiancial aid soon and is determined to fulfil conditions needed to secure support from the International Monetary Fund, Prime Minister Arseny Yatseniuk said on Friday.
UKRAINE PM SAYS KIEV PRIORITY IS TO WORK WITH IMF AND FULFIL THE FUND'S CONDITIONS.
WASHINGTON, Feb 27- The International Monetary Fund on Thursday said it would send a fact-finding team to Ukraine next week in response to Kiev's request for support after the ouster of President Viktor Yanukovich.
WASHINGTON, Feb 27- The International Monetary Fund on Thursday said it would send a fact-finding team to Ukraine next week in response to the country's request for support after the ouster of President Viktor Yanukovich. IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde said earlier that the IMF and its international partners were discussing how to help Ukraine.
CNBC's Scott Cohn reports the IMF is sending a team to the Ukraine to meet with the interim government to see if they require bailout assistance.
MOSCOW, Feb 27- Russia will take part in discussions on an International Monetary Fund financial package for Ukraine and will not stand aside, Andrei Bokarev, head of the Finance Ministry's international relations department, was quoted as saying. Debt-stricken Ukraine has said it needs $35 billion over the next two years to stave off bankruptcy.
RUSSIA WILL TAKE PART IN DISCUSSIONS ON AN IMF FINANCIAL PACKAGE FOR UKRAINE, WILL NOT STAND ASIDE- FINMIN OFFICIAL QUOTED BY RIA.
WASHINGTON, Feb 26- Income inequality can lead to slower or less sustainable economic growth, while redistribution of income, when measured, does not hurt and can even help an economy, IMF staff found in a research study released on Wednesday.
KIEV, Feb 26- Ukraine has asked the International Monetary Fund to help prepare a new financial aid programme, its central bank chairman said on Wednesday, adding that the new government would soon have its own anti-crisis programme ready.