KIEV, December 25. /TASS/. A technical mission of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) will arrive in Ukraine on January 20, 2016, head of Ukraine’s State Fiscal Service Roman Nasirov told a news conference on Friday.
"An IMF technical mission arrives on January 20. It will work for two weeks on customs-related issues. It will be joined by the colleagues who are working with us as permanent consultants," he said.
Earlier, Ukraine’s Finance Minister Natalie Jaresko said the 2016 state budget that had been finally adopted in the small hours on December 25 was to be scrutinized by IMF specialists before IMF extended another loan to Ukraine.