The European Commission has approved the second loan of macrofinancial assistance for Ukraine in the amount of 600 million euros. President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky reported that on Wednesday morning.
I welcome @EU_Commission decision to provide Ukraine with €600 mln 2nd MFA tranche. I am grateful to #EU @vonderleyen, @Vdombrovskis for upbeat assessment of reforms implemented by Ukraine. This is a testament to ???????? and ???????? solidarity in overcoming challenges, fighting #COVID19.— Володимир Зеленський (@ZelenskyyUa) September 15, 2021
On September 14, media report said that the loan of the IMF (750 million euros) should reach Ukraine in late November or December.
The IMF mission is to arrive in Ukraine on September 18.
Earlier, Prime Minister Denys Shmygal claimed that the government expects the loan of 600 million euros to reach Ukraine in November.
"Currently, the European Commission is waiting for the IMF mission to begin. They extended the deadline of provision of the loan. We expect to get these 600 million euros this autumn, presumably in November", he said.