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Abromavicius promises by year end to submit 16 bills to Rada to raise $500 mln from World Bank

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Ukraine's Ministry of Economic Development and Trade by the end of 2014 will submit to the parliament 16 bills, the adoption of which will enable the country to raise $500 million of financial aid from the World Bank.

"We plan to launch the reform of state-owned enterprises management by the end of the year. We will submit 16 laws to the Verkhovna Rada that will allow to obtain $500 million of budget support from the World Bank," the newly appointed Minister of Economic Development and Trade, Aivaras Abromavicius said at a briefing in Kyiv.

According to him, the entire investment aid for Ukraine is delayed due to the parliament's failure to adopt the mentioned 16 bills.

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semen ___ 04 December 2014, 15:18

"..Министерство направит в парламент 16 законопроектов, с принятием которых...". Не торопился бы с такими заявлениями, или он думает, что в Раде теперь за все "пакетом" голосовать будут, как за него в составе правительства