"On September 3, payments were made on bonds of an external state loan, issued in November 2015 as part of the restructuring program. The money paid amounted to 1,105 million USD," the NBU said.
It is noted that of these funds, the body of the debt amounted to 661,34 million USD, and interest - to 444,36 million USD.
“Ukraine made the last payment under the stand-by program with the International Monetary Fund launched in 2014. The last payment amounted to 156.4 million dollars,” the statement reads.
Prime Minister of Ukraine Oleksiy Honcharuk said that Ukraine would negotiate with the IMF about launching a new 3-4-year cooperation program.