During his working visit to Washington on April 20, Minister of Finance Oleksandr Danyliuk met Suma Chakrabarti, President of the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD).
The parties discussed cooperation between Ukraine and the IMF and the progress of EBRD projects in Ukraine.
Suma Chakrabarti stressed the importance of real progress in the privatization process and said that a transparent privatization is one of the key tools which should be used to gain international investments for Ukraine.
Oleksandr Danyliuk assured the President of the EBRD that the Ukrainian Government remains committed to the reform process and thanked Suma Chakrabarti for his active role in establishing the National Investment Council at the President of Ukraine.
The parties agreed to continue the dialogue during the annual meeting of the EBRD which is due to take place in Jordan in the middle of May this year.